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OH BOY!!!!

Choreographer:
Alan G Birchall

Level:
Beginner/Intermediate
Dance: Four-Wall Line - Dance
Steps/Count: 24 In Verse (A), 16 In Chorus (B) SEQUENCE: A,A,B,A,A,A,A,B,A
Music: Oh Boy - Buddy Holly & The Crickets       BPM: 210 (Danced At Half Beat)
CD: Buddy Holly & The Crickets - 20 Golden Greats Start: On Lyrics - Immediately

STEPS

VERSE 'A'

KICK, STEP, SLIDE x2, 1/4 TURNING JAZZ BOX (With Optional Finger Clicks)
1&2 Kick Right Across Left, Step Right To Side, Slide Left To Right
3&4 Kick Right Across Left, Step Right To Side, Slide Left To Right
5-6 Cross Right Over Left (Clicking Fingers), Step Back On Left (Clicking Fingers)
7-8 Step Right To Right Making 1/4 Turn Right (Clicking Fingers), Step Forward On Left (Clicking Fingers)          3:00

'SHOOP, SHOOPS' STEP, SLIDE, STEP, 3/8 TURN, STEP, SLIDE, STEP, 3/4 SHUFFLE TURN, LEFT COASTER STEP
9& Step Right To Right Diagonal, Slide Left By Right,
10& Step Right To Right, Clap Hands          5:00
11& Making 3/8 Turn Left Step Left To Left, Slide Right By Left
12& Step Left To Left, Clap Hands         1:00
13&14 Make 3/4 Shuffle Turn Left Stepping Right, Left, Right         6:00
15&16 Step Back On Left, Step Right Together, Step Forward On Left

STEP 1/4, BEHIND, 1/2 SHUFFLE TURN, SYNCOPATED VINE LEFT, ROCK, RECOVER, CROSS
17-18 Step Forward On Right Making 1/4 Turn Left, Cross Left Behind Right         3:00
19&20 Make 1/2 Shuffle Turn Right Stepping Right Left Right         9:00
21& Step Left To Left, Cross Right Behind Left
22& Step Left To Left, Cross Right Over Left
23& Rock Left To Left, Recover On Right
24 Cross Left Over Right (Weight On Left)
To Finish Facing The Front Wall Replace Steps 23&24 With: (23) Rock Left, (&) Recover On Right Making 1/4 Turn Right,
(24)Stomp Forward On Left

START AGAIN

CHORUS 'B'
This part is only danced when he sings - 'Stars Appear & Shadows Are Falling' which is twice in the song!
1st Time Danced You Will Be Facing The 6 '0' Clock Wall The 2nd Time You Will Be Facing The 3:00

RIGHT SIDE SHUFFLE, 1/4 SAILOR TURN LEFT, HITCH TURNS (With Optional Claps)
1&2 Step Right To Right, Step Left By Right, Step Right To Right
3&4 Cross Left Behind Right, Step Right To Right, Step Left To Left Making 1/4 Turn Left          9:00
5& On Ball Of Left Make 1/2 Turn Left Hitching Right (Clap Hands), Step Back On Right         3:00
6& On Ball Of Right Make 1/2 Turn Left Hitching Left (Clap Hands), Step Back On Left           9:00
7& On Ball Of Left Make 1/2 Turn Left Hitching Right (Clap Hands), Step Back On Right         3:00
8& Hitch/Hook Left Over Right (Clap Hands), Step Forward On Left

STEP LOCK STEP x 2, STOMP, 1/2 TURN, STOMP, BOOGIE WALKS WITH STOMPS
1&2 Step Forward On Right, Lock Left Behind Right, Step Forward On Right
3&4 Step Forward On Left, Lock Right Behind Left, Step Forward On Left
5-6 Stomp Forward On Right, Making 1/2 Pivot Left Stomp Forward On Left         3:00
7& Stomp Forward On Right, Swivelling On Balls On Right Foot Stomp Forward On Left
8& Swivelling On Balls Of Left Foot Stomp Forward On Right, Swivelling On Balls On Right Foot Stomp Forward On Left