Through The Fire
Count: 
32
Wall: 
4
Level: 
Intermediate - Cha Cha
Choreographer: 
Scott Blevins and Jo Thompson Szymanski (July 2012)
Music: 
“Through the Fire” by Lina

48 count intro to start on the word “Search”

[1 – 9] CROSS, HOLD, CROSS, HOLD, CROSS, CHA CHA RIGHT, CROSS ROCK, RECOVER, SIDE
1-2  1) Step L across R;
        2) Hold
3-4  3) Step R across L;
        4) Hold
Note: During the holds on count 2 and 4 you can do what you feel in the music.
During the verses of the song the feeling is smooth and calls for a move such as a drag or a sweep.
During the choruses when she sings “Dance! Sing!” the feeling is sharp and calls for a move such as a side point or knee lift. Play with it and have fun!
5      5) Step L across R
6&7   6&7) Step R-L-R to right (side - together - side)
8&1   8) Rock L across R; &) Recover weight to R;
           1) Step L to left


[10-17] CROSS, SIDE, BEHIND, SIDE, CROSS ROCK, RECOVER, SIDE ROCK, RECOVER, CROSS ROCK, RECOVER, CHA CHA ¼ TURN
2-3    2) Step R across L;

          3) Step L to left

4&      4) Step R behind L; &) Step L to left
5&6&  5) Rock R across L; &) Recover to L;
            6) Rock R to right; &) Recover to L
7&        7) Rock R across L; &) Recover to L

8&1

         8&1) Step R-L-R to right making a ¼ turn right on last step (side – together – ¼ right) [3:00]


[18-25] ½ TURN RONDE, BEHIND, ANGLE STEP FLICK, FORWARD ANGLE, ½ PIVOT, ½ STEP BACK, COASTER SQUARE UP
2-3    2) Turn ½ right stepping back on L and ronde R from front to back [9:00];
          3) Step R behind L
4-5    4) Step (or small leap) L forward on an angle toward 7:00 and flick R foot back;
          5) Step R forward [7:00]
6-7     6) Pivot ½ left taking weight on L [1:00];
           7) Turn ½ left stepping back on R [7:00]
8&1    8) Step back on L; &) Turn 1/8 right as you step R beside L, squaring up to 9:00;
           1) Step L forward [9:00]

[26-32] ROCK, RECOVER, CHA CHA ½ TURN, STEP, PIVOT, SIDE ROCK, RECOVER
2-3     2) Rock forward on R;
           3) Recover to L
4&5    4&5) Turn ½ right as you step R-L-R (¼ right – together – ¼ right) [3:00]
6-7      6) Step L forward;
            7) Pivot ½ right taking weight on R [9:00]
8&       8) Rock L to left side; &) Recover to R

Begin Again and Enjoy!

Instructional video of “Through The Fire” featuring Scott and Jo available on www.LineLessons.com

Copyright © 2012 Scott Blevins and Jo Thompson Szymanski - All rights reserved
Internet Video Rights assigned to Edie Driskill (edie@linelessons.com)