Dim The Lights
Choreographed by Michele Perron
Description: 32 count, 4 wall, intermediate line dance
Music: Loving You Makes Me A Better Man by Hal Ketchum
Blue Bayou by Linda Ronstadt
California Blue by Roy Orbison

SIDE, SLIDE, TOGETHER, SIDE, CROSS/ROCK, BACK/ROCK
Face diagonally right
1-2 Right (large) step to side right; left slide next to right
3-4 Left step next to right; right step to side right
5-6 Left cross/step in front of right; right rock/step back
7-8 Left step diagonal back left; right rock/step forward

CROSS/HOLD, SIDE/ROCK, FORWARD, HOLD, PIVOT/TURN
1-2 Left cross/step forward in front of right; hold
3 Right rock/step to side right (face center)
4 Execute turn left with left recover/step forward (9:00)
5-6 Right step forward; hold
7-8 Left step forward; execute turn right, weight on right (3:00)

FORWARD, HOLD, SIDE, TOGETHER, BACK, HOLD, SIDE, TOGETHER (TURNING RUMBA BOX)
1-2 Left step forward: hold
3-4 Right step to side right: left step next to right
5-6 Begin turn left with right step across and behind left; hold
7-8 Complete turn left with left step to side left; right step next to left (12:00)

FORWARD, SLIDE, BACK, SLIDE, FORWARD, TURN, FORWARD, TOGETHER
1-2 Execute turn left with left step forward; right slide beside left (9:00)
Knees bend, head tilts left, right arm sweeps across waist
3-4 Execute turn right with right step back; left slide beside right (12:00)
Knees bend, head tilts over right shoulder, left arm sweeps across waist
5 Execute turn left with left step forward (9:00)
6 Execute turn left, pivoting on left with right foot held against inside of left ankle. (3:00)
Option: right foot sweep (ronde)
7-8 Right step forward diagonal left; left step beside right (face diagonal left)

REPEAT

FINISH
On last rotation,  end facing front