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LEGAL ALIEN         

Choreographer: Alan G Birchall (April 2002)

Level: Advanced
Dance: Phrased        Sequence: A,A,B,B,A,B,B,C,D,D,E, A To End
Steps/Count: 112 – Danced: 176, START ON LYRICS
Music: Englishman In New York – Sting     BPM :110
CD: Nothing Like The Sun & The Very Best Of Sting & The Police

VERSE ‘A’ (I Don’t Drink Coffee, I Drink Tea My Dear)

WEAVE LEFT, MODIFIED CHARLESTON, UNWIND
1-2 Step Left To Left, Cross Right Over Left
3-4 Step Left To Left, Cross Right Behind Left
5-6 Touch Left Toe Back, Step Forward On Left
7-8& Touch Right Toe Forward, Point Right To Back, Unwind ½ Turn Right        6:00

LOCK STEPS, STEP SLIDE, CROSS, ¼ TURN FULL TURN WITH RONDE
9&10 Step Forward On Left, Lock Right Behind, Step Forward On Left
11&12 Step Forward On Right, Lock Left, Behind, Step Forward on Left
13-14 Take Large Step To Left, Slide Right Towards Left
&15 Cross Left Over Right, On Ball Of Left Make ¼ Turn Right         9:00
16 Continue Into Full Turn Right, Sweeping Right Around Left, Step Right To Right        9:00

IN FRONT, SIDE, BEHIND, RONDE TURN, LOCK STEPS
17-18 Cross Left Over Right, Step Right To Right
19-20& Cross Left Behind Right, Sweep Right Round Left Making ½ Turn Right, Place Weight On Right 3:00
21&22 Step Forward On Left, Lock Right Behind, Step Forward On Left
23&24 Step Forward On Right, Lock Left, Behind, Step Forward on Right

SIDE, BEHIND, SIDE, HEEL, STEP IN PLACE, CROSS, SIDE, BEHIND, RONDE
25-26 Step Left To Left, Step Right Behind Left
&27 Step Left To Left, Extend Right Heel
&28 Step Right By Left, Cross Left Over Right
29-30 Step Right To Right, Cross Left Behind Right
31-32 Sweep Right Round Behind Left, Place Weight On Right

‘B’ CHORUS (I’m An Alien, I’m A Legal Alien)

LEFT MAMBO, RIGHT MAMBO, ¾ TURN RIGHT, ½ SHUFFLE TURN RIGHT
1&2 Rock Left To Left, Recover On Right, Step Left By Right
3&4 Rock Right To Right, Recover On Left, Step Right By Left
5-6 Swivel Left Heel ¼ Turn Right, Making ½ Turn Right Step Back On Right
7&8 Make ½ Shuffle Turn Right Stepping Left, Right, Left

RIGHT SAILOR, LEFT SAILOR, FRONT SAILOR MAKING ½ TURN, STEP, STEP
9&10 Cross Right Behind Left, Step Left To Left, Step Right In Place
11&12 Cross Left Behind Right, Step Right To Right, Step Left In Place
13&14 Cross Right Over Left, Step Left To Left Making ½ Turn Right, Step Forward On Right
15-16 Step Forward On Left, Step Forward On Right

CHORUS ‘C’ (Modesty, Propriety, Can Lead To Notoriety)

SIDE, SIDE, CROSS, STEP, CROSS SHUFFLE, ROCK, RECOVER
1& Step Left To Left, Step Right By Left,
2& Step Left To Left, Step Right By Left
3 Cross Left Over Right
4 Step Right To Right
5&6 Cross Left Over Right, Step Right To Right, Cross Left Over Right
7-8 Rock Right Out To Right, Recover On Left

BEHIND, SIDE, IN FRONT, ¾ TURN RIGHT, LEFT SHUFFLE, STEP ½ PIVOT
9&10 Cross Right Behind Left, Step Left To Left, Cross Right Over Left
11-12 Step Left To Left Making ¼ Turn Right, Step Back On Right Making ½ Turn Right       6:00
13&14 Step Forward On Left, Step Right By Left, Step Forward On Left
15-16 Step Forward On Right, Make ½ Pivot Left       12:00

SIDE, SIDE, CROSS, STEP, CROSS SHUFFLE, ROCK, RECOVER
17& Step Right To Right, Step Left By Right
18& Step Right To Right, Step Left By Right
19 Cross Right Over Left
20 Step Left To Left
21&22 Cross Right Over Left, Step Left To Left, Cross Right Over Left
23-24 Rock Left Out To Left, Recover On Right

CROSS, ¼ TURN RIGHT, STEP, STEP ½ PIVOT, RIGHT SHUFFLE, LEFT SHUFFLE
25&26 Cross Left Behind Right, Step Right To Right Making ¼ Turn Right, Step Forward On Left
27-28 Step Forward On Right Make ½ Pivot Turn Left         9:00
29&30 Step Forward On Right, Step Left By Right, Step Forward On Right
31&32 Step Forward On Left, Step Right By Left, Step Forward On Left

‘D’ JAZZY BIT (Instrumental)

RIGHT TOE, HEEL, CROSS, LEFT TOE HEEL CROSS, ROCK, RECOVER, CROSS, CROSS ¾ UNWIND
1&2 Tap Right Toe By Left Instep, Tap Right Heel By Left Instep, Cross Right Over Left
3&4 Tap Left Heel By Right Instep, Tap Left Heel Right Instep, Cross Right Over Left
5&6 Rock Right To Right, Recover On Left, Cross Right Over Left
7-8 Cross Left Over Right, Unwind ¾ Turn Right       6:00

RIGHT CROSS SHUFFLE, STEP, STEP, CROSS, DIAGONAL LOCK STEP, ½ TURN, LEFT SHUFFLE
9&10 Cross Right Over Left, Step Left To Left, Cross Right Over Left
11&12 Step Left To Left, Step Right By Left, Cross Left Over Right
13&14 Step Back On Right To Right Diagonal, Lock Left Over Right, Step Back On Right Making ½ Turn Left       12:00
15&16 Step Forward On Left, Step Right By Left, Step Forward On Left

‘E’ BREAK DANCE BIT (Instrumental - Strong Beat)

TOUCH RIGHT, TOUCH, LEFT, ‘BODY ROLL’, SLIDE RIGHT TO LEFT, TOUCH RIGHT, TOUCH, LEFT, ¼ LEFT HEEL SWIVEL, SLIDE RIGHT BY LEFT
1&2 Touch Right Toe To Right, Step Right By Left, Touch Left Toe To Left
&3-4 Bend Upper Body To Right, Straighten Upper Body Taking Weight To Left Foot Whilst Sliding Right By Left
5&6 Touch Right Toe To Right, Step Right By Left, Touch Left Toe To Left
&7-8 Swivel Left Heel ¼ Turn Right - Upper Body Stays In Place, Making ¼ With Upper Body Sliding Right By Left

TOUCH RIGHT, TOUCH, LEFT, ‘BODY ROLL’, SLIDE RIGHT TO LEFT, TOUCH RIGHT, TOUCH, LEFT, ¼ LEFT HEEL SWIVEL, SLIDE RIGHT BY LEFT
9&10 Touch Right Toe To Right, Step Right By Left, Touch Left Toe To Left
&11-12 Bend Upper Body To Right, Straighten Upper Body Taking Weight To Left Foot Whilst Sliding Right By Left
13&14 Touch Right Toe To Right, Step Right By Left, Touch Left Toe To Left
&15-16 Swivel Left Heel ¼ Turn Right - Upper Body Stays In Place, Making ¼ With Upper Body Sliding Right By Left

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