Line Dance Fun
Tonight 7 PM, August 29 Wednesday is the start of a celebration party
at the Rodeo Club for instructor/DJ Bill Montana. For 21 years, he had
the largest (100+) continuing line dance class at the 'old' Saddlerack
closed in 2001. After 27 years of teaching ..he is off to travel
the world. Bill writes " I hope you will all join me these next
two Wednesday nights at the Rodeo Club for a little celebrating, a litte
dancing, and a chance to remember old times and old friends as I say
goodbye." Tonite he taught one of the all time classic line dances
Bill Montana is also a singer, he mentioned opening for Ernest
Tubb way back when the old Saddlerack existed ...HOW cool to have
heard that Texas tune live!
Bill reviewed Fireman
(George Davis, CA) and Swamp
Thang (Max Perry,USA).
known line dances that filled the Rodeo Club floor besides the Electric
Slide & Tush Push were: OOO!
AAH! (Sal Gonzalez, CA); Cha
Cha Lengua (Neil Hale, CA); also from USA choreographers: She
Bangs and Rock It (Hillbilly
(Bill Rice); BootyShakin'
(Patrick Fleming); Midnight
Waltz (Jo Thompson); Watermelon
Crawl (Sue Lipscomb); Uno,
Dos, Tres (13MWZ) (Sherry McClure); Got
To Be Funky (Dawn Beecham); Mustang
Sally (Cajun Style) (Damon D'Amico; Beer
For My Horses (Christine Bass); Razor
Sharp (Stephen Sunter,UK); and from Austrailia: Titantic
(Simon Ward); Jambalaya
(Ian StLeon); and Fat
Sally Lee (*Arthur Smith);
* In 1997 LineDanceFun introduced the choreographer of Fat Sally Lee
Danced in the center of the floor as the couples went around ...I recognized:
You (Sal Gonzalez, CA); Love Letters
(Hedy McAdams, CA) Norma Jean (Wasnicks,
CA); Dance Ranch Romp (Jo Thompson);
and Rock Around the Clock.