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What's Being Taught across Sydney (May)
(If you teach or attend a class in the Greater Sydney region that's not here, please
email me what's taught so I can add them in!)
Dances in italics are those for the earlier month. A "*" after the dance means the choreographer taught the dance
   
       
* Applejax  (Kristen Flood)
March
Tangled In The Tassels - Kristen Flood *
Barcelona - Carl Sullivan
Source: Fb
   
Bilby Line Dancers (Penny)
April-May
Easy
Hey Bartender - Gordon Elliott
Beautiful Temptress - Janene Lawson
Everyday - Linda Pink
Silk & Satin - Evelyn Khinoo
Roma - Carl Sullivan
Beautiful Girl - Tom Glover
Skinny Genes - Patricia E. Stott
Por Ti Sere - Jo Thompson
Just a Memory - Dean & Gallagher
Weekdays - Lisa Firth & Janet Halls
Trouble With treble - Maddison Glover
Something Stupid Cha Cha - Linda Burgess
Living Next Door to Alice - Lu Olsen
My First Steps - Barbara Hile
Cunnamulla Strut - Lyn Bailey
I'm So Excited - Joshua Talbot
Tiny Titanic - Janene Lawson
Go Go Stomp - Gloria & Emmil Nelson
Little Red Book - Dee Musk
Dumbstruck - Mark Simpkin
Tangled in the Tassels - Kristen Flood
Perfectly Easy - Alison Johnstone & Joshua Talbot
Two Miles Down - Penny Kelly & Catherine Pugh *
Open
Don't Be Blue (easy) - Lyn Booth
Would I Lie to You - Roxanne Moates & Bill Larson
Missing - Darren Mitchell
Dive - Mark Simpkin
Nancy Mulligan - Maggie Gallagher & Gary O'Reilly
Maybe Tomorrow - Poulsen & Jakobsen
Love Remains - Gary O'Reilly
I Came to Love You - Gary O'Reilly & Dee Musk
Revision/Classics
She Said Yes - Mark Simpkin
In A Moment - Thomas O'Dwyer
The River - Jennifer Hughes
Teenage Dreamin' - Maddison Glover
Source: Penny
        
* Coastal Slickers (Booth)
Dec/Jan-Feb/March

New
Hey Stranger - Roy Verdonk & Amy Glass
Missing - Darren Mitchell
Come A Little Bit Closer - Linda Pink
Easy Love - Karolyna Caceres Lopez
Beginner Waltz - Roralie Mackay
Yes Sir That's My Baby - Lorraine Kurtela
Hot Tomales Jr - Szymanski & Robinson
2nd Hand Heart EZ - Jennifer Hughes
Oops Baby - Flowers & McEnaney-White
Play That Song - Joshua Talbot
Kokomo Cocktails - Gordon Elliott
Never Bring Me Down - Sloan & Dale
Barceolona - Carl Sullivan
Rock and Roll Music - Rachel McEnaney-White
Hey Stranger - Roy Verdonk & Amy Glass
Classics/Revision
Bosa Nova - Phill Dennington
Bring Down the House - Linda Burgess
Dance With Me - Linda Burgess
Don’t Be Blue - Lyn Booth *
Hold On - Vi Hooker
If I Wuz U - Neville Fitzgerald & Julie Harris
Love Junk - Simon Ward & Christina Browne
Obsessed - Moates, Watson and Watson
Sinatra & Chardonnay - Biggs & Metelnick
Ticket to the Blues - Niels Poulsen
Wolves - Anne Herd & Travis Taylor
Flying High - Jan Wyllie
Forget All Your Yesterdays - Beth Mills
Ghost Rider - Gordon Elliott & Mark Harding
Midnight Waltz - Jo Thompson
Source: Lyn
   
Cowboy Cha Cha (Wilcox)
April-May
Don’t Be Blue (Easy) - Lyn Booth
Dig Your Heels - Maddison Glover
Beginners Waltz - Rosalie MacKay
Water Off A Ducks Back - Hazel Pace
I Love You - Gordon Elliott
Out Of Reach - Kathryn Sloane
Boom Boom - Noel Bradey
Raindrops Keep Falling - Ira Wiesburd
Let It Swing - Jamie Bamfield
Revised/Classics
Missing - Darren Mitchell
I’m Alive - Gordon Elliott
Speak To The Sky - Keith Davies
Midnight Walk - Frank Trace
Coastin’ - Ray & Tina Yeoman
Black Dresses - Michael Barr
Shout - Michael Vera-Lobos
Source: Pat
   
Dance Fever (Tracie Lee-Murray)
April-May
Dig your heels - Maddison Glover
Spot On - Tracie Lee *
Just One Look - Chris Watson & Tracie Lee *
Beautiful Birds - Rob Fowler
Little Belle of Liverpool - June Hulcombe
Hillbilly Fever - Sandy Kerrigan
Go On & Go - Maria Smith
Belles Belles Belles - Maddison Glover
Cool Cowboy - Maria & Kevin Smith
Old Fashioned Broken Heart - Maria Smith
Friday at the Dance - Rob Fowler
Lucky Boys Dream - Maddison Glover
1159 - Rachael McEnaney-White
Champagne Promise - Tina Argyle
Amarillo by Morning - Ira Weisburd
Feel the Beat - Chris Watson
Far & Away - Tracie Lee *
Loving You - Tracie Lee *
Source: Fb, webbie
  
Gordon Elliott
March/April-May (away April/May)

Beginner/Improver
Beyond The Sea - Gordon Elliott *
Don't Be Blue - Lynette Booth
Compass - Gordon Elliott *
Clap Ya Hands - Tim Gauci
Away - Linda Pink & Gordon Elliott *
House - Linda Burgess
Belles Belles Belles - Maddison Glover
Open
Happily Ever After - Maddison Glover
Hold Me Now - Jenkins, Talbot & Paterson
It's Yours If You Want It - Rob Fowler
Rendez Vous - Nathan Gardiner
There Goes My Everything - Gordon Elliott *
We're Still Standing - Wolfe, Parker & Groot
Dive - Mark Simpkin
Classics/Revision
God's Been Good to me - Tom Glover
Come Tomorrow - Michele Perron
I Keep on Loving You - Gordon Elliott *
You Are My Sunshine - Mamalinedance Mei Kwo
Kokomo Cocktails - Gordon Elliott *
Source: GELinda Pink, website
   
* Here I Am Line Dancers (Palmer)
January-Feb/March
Beginner/Improver
Let's Break Up Tomorrow - Kay Spradin
Bosa Nova Beginner Style - Irene Groundwater
The Frieze - Anonymous
I'm Excited - Josh Talbot
Wanna Be Me Too Ab - Annemaree Sleeth
My Blue Tree - Gary O'Reilly
The One - Linda Pink
Wild Heart - Karen Hunn
Everyday (It's Getting Closer) - Linda Pink
The One - Linda Pink
AB Shame & Scandal - Jan Waters
The Calypso Dance - Barbara Hile
Flat Nail Joe - Ray Graham
Down To The Islands - Jennifer Hughes
Open
Blackpool By The Sea - Gaye Teather
Gypsy Queen - Hazel Pace
Wolves - Anne Herd & Travis Taylor
Man of My Word - Hughes & Mitchell
Missing - Darren Mitchell
Love Junk - Chris Watson & Simon Ward
Obsessed - Moates, Watson & Watson
Their Hearts Are Dancing - Rosalie Mackay
Be That Song - Mark Simpkin
Calm Me Down - Josh Talbot and Brett Jenkins
Last Night - Gordon Elliott
Hello Summer - Lee Hamilton
All I Ask You - Tim Gauci
So Just Dance Dance Dance - Vane & Richard
Revision/classics
Dance Ranch Romp - Jo Thompson
Ghost Rider - Gordon Elliott
Source: web (top), Michelle
  
    
* In Line Boots (Rosalie Mackay)
February-March (away April/May)
New Dances
The One – Linda Pink
Beginner Stroll – Violet Ray
Beginner Bomp – Micaela Ereandsson
Baby, We’re Really In Love – Kay Blakely
Try Everything (easy) – Adrian Lefebour
Baby, I’m Right – Tim Gauci
Ticket To The Blues – Niels Poulsen
Castle On The Hill – Rosalie Mackay *
Champagne No Ice – Jan Wyllie
Wolves – Anne Herd & Travis Taylor
So Just, Dance Dance Dance – Vane & Richards
Clap, Clap, Clap – Amy Glass
Pieces – Dustin Betts
Love Junk - Simon Ward & Chris Watson
Rock and Roll Music - Rachael McEnaney-White
S.T. One - Rachel McEnaney-White
All I Ask You - Tim Gauci
Don’t Be Blue - Lyn Booth
Take Me To The River - Verdonk & Dahlgren
Maybe Tomorrow - Poulsen & Jakobsen
I Need You Now - Darren Mitchell
Making History - Bennett, Musk & Ward
Revision/Classics
Their Hearts Are Dancing - Rosalie Mackay *
Twist & Turns – Maddison Glover
About Feelings – Ria Vos
Alabama Slammin' – Rachael McEnaney
Ain’t Misbehavin’ - Mundy, Thompson & Glass
Man Of My Word – Hughes & Mitchell
Bring On the Good Times – Tim Gauci
Break On me – Josh Talbot
Pot Of Gold - Liam Hrycan
Champagne On Ice - Michael Vera-Lobos
Come Tomorrow - Michele Perron
Someone Like You - Michael Vera-Lobos
Try Everything - Adrian Lefebour
Ghost Rider - Gordon Elliott & Mark Harding
Bayou City Twister - Alfred Watkins
Woolshed Waltz - Kath Macmannon
Hey Hoalina - Jan Wyllie
Big Red Sun - Jan Wyllie
Sparkles - Jan Wyllie
Ruby Lips and Golden Hair - J&D Lawson
Ghost Train - Kathy Hunyadi
Source: Rosalie, website
   
JBTalbot Linedancers  (Joshua Talbot)
March (away April)-May
Easy
Beginner Waltz - Rosalie Mackay
Mama Maria - Frank Trace
Keep me Crazy - Julie & Joshua talbot *
Feel the Beat - Chris Watson
Perfectly Easy - Alison Johnston & Josh Talbot
Belles Belles Belles - Maddison Glover
Open
Their Hearts Are Dancing - Rosalie Mackay
Nancy Mulligan - Maggie Gallagher
Run me Like a River - Jo Kinser
Lady in Red - Simon Ward
Those Eyes - Kate Simpkin & Joshua Talbot *
It's Over - Kate Simpkin & Joshua Talbot *
Revised/Classics
Hold Me Now - Jenkins, Paterson & Talbot
Seņorita Sway - Michelle Perron
Bootscootin' Boogie - Bill Bader
Come Dance With Me - Jo Thompson
Ruby Lips and Golden Hair - Janene Lawson
Source: web, Gl, Josh
   
Lassoo Line Dancers (Sandy Kerrigan)
April-May
Easy
Wild Heart - Karen Hunn
Electric Slide - Anonymous
10 Guitars - Pearl De Marco
Carolina In The  Morning - Sandy Kerrigan *
Cowboy Cha Cha - Gellette & Stramche
Hillbilly Fever - Sandy Kerrigan *
Just A Hunk - Sandy Kerrigan *
Besame Mucho - Carl Sullvian
Cheap Sweet Wine - Sandy Kerrigan *
I love to Dance - Ira Weisburb
Cumbia Semana - Ira Weisburb
Apple Trees & Honey Bees - Sandy Kerrigan *
Mr Florist - Sandy Kerrigan *
Open
Away - Gordon Elliott & Linda Pink
Run Me Like A River - Kinser, Richard, & co
Be The One - Sandy Kerrigan *
Besame Mucho - Carl Sullivan
La Sin Nombre - Karine Moya
Shady - Baily, Whitehouse, Amy Glass
Those Eyes - Joshua Talbot & Kate Simpkin
Keep Me Crazy - Josh & Julie Talbot
Away - Gordon Elliott & Linda Pink
Run Me Like A River - Kinser, Verdonk, Richard
Revision
Dance Our Way - Peter Heath
Travelin' Soldier - Maddison Glover & Simon Ward
Source: Sandy
             
* New-Age Linedancing (Ryan, Fong & Booth)
Dec/Jan-Feb/Mar
Easy
My First Step - Barbara Hile
Just a Hunk - Sandy Kerrigan
Go West - Julie Talbot
Sexy Baby - Wright & Anne Herd
Beginner Waltz - Rosalie Mackay
The One - Linda Pink
Easy Love - Karolyna Caceres Lopez
If I Wuz You – ???
Hot Tomales Jr - Thompson-Szymanski & Robinson
Sunshine Waltz -  Tracie Lee
Water Off A Ducks Back - Hazel Pace
Don’t Be Blue - Lyn Booth
Missing - Darren Mitchell
Love Junk - Chris Watson & Simon Ward
Hello Summer - Lee Hamilton
Rock & Roll Music - Rachael McEnaney-White
Last Night - Gordon Elliott
Your Heaven - Niels Poulsen
All I Ask You - Tim Gauci
Baby I’m Right - Tim Gauci
Wolves - Anne Herd & Travis Taylor
Rocket to the Sun - Maddison Glover
Ruby Lips & Golden Hair - D&J Lawson
Easy Walkin' - Anonymous
Ah Si! - Rita Masur
One Good Reason - Su Marshall
Blackpool By The Sea - Gaye Teather
Open
Tango With Me Darling - Fowler & Whittaker
Now - Jenkins, Paterson & Talbot
In Case You Didn’t Know - Scott & Ray
Oops Baby - Cody Flowers & Rachael McEnaney
Hand Clap - Bracken Ellis & Brandon Zahorsky
Hey Stranger - Roy Verdonk & Amy Glass
Take Me To The River - Verdonk & Dahlgren
Dig Your Heels - Maddison Glover
Tongue Tied Up - Vera Fisher & Teresa Lawrence
Two Ships - Jennifer Hughes
Shady - Bailey, Whitehouse, & Glass
Broken - Stephen Patterson & Lu Olsen
Happily Ever After - Maddison Glover
Pink Champagne - Rachael McEnaney-White
The Wire - Jennifer Hughes & Karen Jennings
Where I'll Stay - Karen Jennings & Jennifer Hughes
Hold Me Now - Jenkins, Paterson & Talbot
One Reason - Murray, Mundy & Hadisubroto
Revised/Classics
Someone Like You - Michael Vera Lobos
Bosa Nova - Phil Dennington
Islands In The Stream - Karen Jones
Ghost Rider - Gordon Elliott & Mark Harding
Hot Tamales - Neil Hale
Source: Lyn, Lindsay
   
      
Nuline (Kate Simpkin)
April-May
New dances
Hot Tomales Jr - Thompson-Szymanski & Robinson
Champagne Promise - Tina Argyle
Their Hearts are Dancing - Rosalie Mackay
Clap n Slap - Sobrielo Philip Gene & Rebecca Lee
Shake it Like That - Gene & Lee
Chunky - Rebecca Lee
Those Eyes - Kate Simpkin & Joshua Talbot *
Over It - Kate Simpkin & Joshua Talbot *
Refund to my Heart - Ria Vos
Broken - Ria Vos
Love Remains - Gary O'Reilly
Lady In Red - Simon Ward
Revision/classics
Flying High - Jan Wylie
Unmendable - Jan Wylie

Source: Kate, web
 
Northside Line Dancers (Sullivan)
March-April/May
Broken - Stephen Patterson & Lu Olsen
Holy Days - Darren Mitchell & Adrian Lefebour
If That's What You Want - Teather & Palmer
Baby Lock The Door - Henny Nielsen
Capuccina - Sandy Kerrigan
Missing - Heather Barton
Darling Stand By Me - Biggs & Metelnick
Green Door - Diana Bishop
Never Bring Me Down - Sloan & Dale
Before I Dive - Travis Taylor
A Little Oops - Roz Harris
Southern Thing - Rob Fowler & Darren Bailey
Barcelona - Carl Sullivan *
Tangled in the Tassles - Kristen Flood
Flying Solo - Audrey Watson
Rock and Roll Music - Rachael McEnaney-White
Ride With Me - Adriano Castagnoli
Oh What A Night - Carl Sullivan *
Besame Mucho - Carl Sullivan *
True Believer - Niels Poulsen
Lady Cowboy - Anne Herd
Kiki Swing - Pat Stott & Sandra Speck
What If I Stay - Adrian Lefebour & Jessica Lamb
Just A Hunk - Sandy Kerrigan
Memories To Burn - Carl Sullivan *
Make You Believe - Julia Wetzel
Nowhere to Go - Michael Vera-Lobos
Classics
Would You Go With Me - Sullivan & Lee *
I Gotta A Brand New Girlfriend - Tim Gauci
Sometimes - Di Roods
Knee Deep - Peter Metelnick & Alison Biggs
Country As A Boy Can Be - Linda Nyffeler
Source:
website
   
One Liners (Linda Burgess)
March (no April)-May
Beginner/Easy
If I Wuz You - Neville Fitzgerald & Julie Harris
Their Hearts are Dancing - Rosalie Mackay
Beginner Waltz - Rosalie Mackay
Ticket to the Blues - Niels B. Poulsen
Every Sunrise - Tom Glover
Hold On Forever - Linda Burgess *
Feel the Beat - Chris Watson
Bedroom Boogie - Maggie Gallagher
Belles Belles Belles - Madison Glover
Open
Water off a Ducks Back - Hazel Pace
Hold On - Vi Hooker
Perfect One - Linda Burgess *
The Wire - Jennifer Hughes & Karen Jennings
I Met a Girl - Mark Simpkin & Chris Watson
Say It’s Forever - Linda Burgess
It's Only Midnight - Lyn Booth
We're Still Standing - Wolfe, Parker, Groot
Classics/Revision
Have a Little Faith - Simon Ward
A Little Bit of Life - Linda & Mitchell Burgess *
Love Junk - Simon Ward & Chris Watson
Lonely Girl - Maddison Glover
Missing - Darren Mitchell
Knee Deep - Peter Metelnick & Alison Biggs
Mustang Sally - Neil Hale
I Love a Rainy Night - Anonymous
Skinny Genes - Pat & Liz Stott
Thrill Me - Karen Dower
A Country Waltz - Rick & Deborah Bates
Roma - Carl Sullivan
Gin & Tonic - Kate Sala & Robbie McGowan Hickie
Hey Stranger - Roy Verdonk & Amy Glass
Bring Down the House - Linda Burgess *
Don't Be Blue - Lyn Booth
Beginner Waltz - Rosalie Mackay
Imelda's Way - Adrian Churm
Wolves - Taylor & Herd
Perfect One - Linda Burgess *
Stories I Could Tell - Tom Glover
Crazy Postman - Glynn Holt
Blame it on the Boogie - Sarlemijn, Verdonk & Bailey
Cuban Heels - Terry Hogan
Hold on Forever - Linda Burgess *
Hey Hoalina - Jan Wyllie
My New Life - John Offermans
Source: Fb, Gl, Website, Linda Burgess
 
Play it Again (Annette Gardner)
April-May
Beyond the Sea - Gordon Elliott
Some Girls Will - Vikki Morris
There Goes My Everything - Gordon Elliott
Raindrops Keep Falling - Ira Weisburd
Missing - Darren Mitchell
Do A Little Life - Maddison Glover
A Little Opps Baby - Judy Bell   
A Little Opps - Roz Harris
Mr Florist - Sandy Kerrigan
Cool Cowboy - Kevin Smith & Maria Smith
Breaking Up is Hard to Do - Gordon Elliott
Hold On - Vi Hooker
Little Red Book - Dee Musk
Revision/Classics
In the Navy - Karen Tripp
Brown Eyes Girl - Hedy McAdams
Soli - Barbara Hile
Sinatra & Chardonay - Metelnick & Biggs

Source: web, Annette
   
* Red Hot & Country (Sloan)
March (away April/May)
New Dances
Girls Love to Shake it - Kathryn Sloan *
Thrilled - Jan Wyllie
Hey hoelina - Jan Wyllie
Basic Waltz - Rafel Corbi
Bootscooting Boogie - Bill Bader
It feels Good Good Good - Kathryn Sloan *
Needles and Pins - Jo Rosenblatt
Source: Fb, web, Kathryn
  
Southern Cross (M.Simpkin & L.Gardiner)
April-May
Fooling Around - Simon Ward & Julia Wetzel
I Got A Feeling - Mark Simpkin *
Helium - Ria Vos
Refund To My Heart - Ria Vos
Promise Me - Maggie Gallagher
Cliche Love Song - Thompson, Mundy Robinson
Everything - Willie Brown & Tina Argyle
What you Got - Charlie Mifsud
If You Knew Me - Bill Larson
We Can Party - Nigel Mooney
Boondocks - Nigel Mooney
Kissing Strangers - McEnaney-White & Ward
Lady in Red - Simon Ward
Source: website
   
Strictly Linedance (Bradey & Lobos)
April/May
Play That Song - Joshua Talbot
What if I Stay - Noel Bradey *
Tonight - Noel Bradey *
Lonely Girl - Maddison Glover
Strip it Down - Rachael McEnaney-White
Body Talk - Noel Bradey & Michael Vera-Lobos *
Calm Me Down - Joshua Talbot & Brett Jenkins
Dreams - Noel Bradey *
It Ain't Rocket Science - Michael Vera-Lobos *
Burning Bridges - Michael Vera-Lobos *
When We Say It's Forever - Michael Vera-Lobos *
Oops - Michael Vera-Lobos *
Deep End - Craig Bennett
Nowhere to Go - Michael Vera-Lobos *
Battlefield - Michael Vera-Lobos *
The Dark Side - Michael Vera-Lobos *
Cry For Me - Debbie Rushton
A Reason to Stay - Luke Watson
Despacito - Noel Bradey *
Source: website
   



What's Hot in ...
... The UK
Linedancer Magazine, published in England, maintains a "Top 20 Dances" on their website. Voting is open to subscribers to the magazine or those registered on the website. Results are updated daily and can be found at Linedancer Top 20. Another  national Top 10 list for the UK is maintained by "Big Dave" and can be found at http://www.bigdavegastap.com/top10dances-Newline.html.
... North America
For those interested in what dances are currently doing the rounds in the USA & Canada, please check these links. Kickit subscribers can register dances they have taught or learnt. Final results are monthly totals and include the countries where the dances have been taught (over 90% are in the USA or Canada). Anyone can view the results. Carol Craven maintains a weekly "what's popular" survey, www.worldlinedancenewsletter.com. As with the Kickit survey, over 90% of the votes are from North America. The World Line Dance Instructors Survey is compiled by Edie Driskill. This survey can be found on the WDI website.




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