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5. DOWN LOUISIANA WAY - NEWS, VIDEO AND REVIEWS
Updated 09 October 2017
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05. DOWN LOUISIANA WAY [C]2002
4-wall , Counter-clockwise - 64-count (with 32 count re-start) , line dance,
Choreographed by Diana Dawson
Choreographed to “Down Louisiana Way” by George Strait – 128bpm CD Simply the Best Line Dancing Album
Keeping the “Louisiana” theme – try it to “Louisiana Saturday Night” 165bpm (no restart) CD Awesome 6

There is now also a WESTERN PARTNER DANCE based on this line dance -Louisiana Partner


TAUGHT AT WORKSHOPS
Kingshill weekend, Carlisle - February 2009
LINE Dance Published in the magazines pictured below

Up Country Magazine
April 2002
Country Music & Dance in Scotland & N Ireland - June/July 2003

MENTIONED IN DISPATCHES
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POSTED ON FACEBOOK 03Oct17 - A Blast From The Past - re-introducing you to a dance of mine from "way back" - DOWN LOUISIANA WAY - choreographed to the lovely song by George Strait and often played by live acts! I wrote this back in 2002 when I was very much an "unknown" choreographer and now it seems to be enjoying a revival in some areas - thank you if you've taught or danced it lately - here are the comments received - thank you!

Shirley Ellen Rodgers 08Oct17 - We were at a dance in Slough last night &Rick Storm sang this song
Sarah Eva Turnbull 08Oct17 - Our class learned this the first time round :) Ive been trying to remember the end part for years! Thank you!
Sheila Martin Aberdeen 06Oct17 - Great idea for blast from the past!! X
Kathleen Evans 5 October- We dance this regularly in the country clubs to a live band.❤️👍
Iris White East Linton - Must put it on my list of ones to do xx
Gloria Behrens Portsmouth - One of the first dances I learnt. I loved it
Julie Cole Gloucestershire - Always loved this dance and have re taught but now have an excuse to do it again x
Sandra Williams Norwich - Yes, love this dance, thank you
Anne Astley - Always liked the music
Kathy Ducharme-Verkamp California - That use to be a very fun dance!!!
Carol Crawford, Glasgow - Love that dance, and yes it's making a come back x
Audrey Brown Sanquhar - Oh Diana Dawson I used to love this dance, yes time for a come back x
Violet Collins - I loved the old dance of that one, many years ago Diana.
Violet Collins - Just had a look at it ..That's the one I always did..Well done to you and I also loved that music..It takes me back!!!
Fiona Turner Selkirk - Was one of Anne's favourites 💖
Annie Buckman Peterborough - Loved it
Ann Dyer, Dunbar - Always loved this dance xxx
Joy Roberts Donnington, Norfolk - always liked this dance
Pat Rodriguez Chesterfield - Do this dance regularly ,love it
Sally Earle Midsomer Norton I recaped that a few weeks ago love it x
Fiona Renton Edinburgh - I still like this dance

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World Linedance Newsletter - Teaching Survey DOWN LOUISIANA WAY was taught in Manitoba, Canada - January 2011

World Line Dance Newsletter Teaching Survey for December 2010 - DOWN LOUISIANA WAY was taught in California, USA

Audrey Brown taught DOWN LOUISIANA WAY in April 2009 - e-mail

World Line Dance Instruction Survey for February 2009 showed that Down Louisiana Way was taught in California, USA

Linedancer Magazine - on-line Top 50(music style - unknown) DOWN LOUISIANA WAY is still in there,
now at No. 14 - 10 October 2008,

World Line Dance Instruction Survey for August 2008 showed that Down Louisiana Way was taught in California, USA

Linedancer Magazine - on-line Top 50(music style - unkown) DOWN LOUISIANA WAY is No. 15 - 16 September 2008,

World Line Dance Instruction Survey for May 2008 showed that Down Louisiana Way was taught in California, USA

World Line Dance Instruction Survey for November 2007 showed that Down Louisiana Way was taught in California, USA

World Line Dance Instruction Survey for September 2007 showed that Down Louisiana Way was taught in California, USA

Jolly Stompers, Stroud, DJ Julie Cole - you included Down Louisiana Way in your DJ Playlist on Linedance.com 12 Mar 04

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