Rio Cha Cha

Choreographed By:
Katy Quail
Difficulty:
Beginner
Type:
Partner Dance
Counts:
32
Music:



 
Counts -
Step Descriptions


 
RIGHT FRONT SIDE CHA-CHA - LEFT FRONT SIDE CHA-CHA
1-2
Point right toe to the front; point right toe to the side
3&4
Step in place, right, left, right (cha-cha-cha)
5-6
Point left toe to the front; point left toe to the side
7&8
Step in place, left, right, left (cha-cha-cha)



STEP RIGHT ½ TURN. STEP RIGHT ¼ TURN. RIGHT JAZZ BOX
1-2
Dropping left hands, step right foot forward, pivot ½ turn left
3-4
Rejoin left hands, drop right hands, step forward right foot pivot ¼ turn left


Rejoin hands
5-8
Cross right foot over left, step back left, step right to right side, step slightly forward with left foot



VINE RIGHT. VINE LEFT WITH ¼ TURN


Dropping left hands, lady travels under man's right arm
1-4
MAN: Step right to right side, step left behind right, step right to right side, touch left beside right


LADY: Step ¼ turn with right foot, step ½ turn with left foot, step ¼ turn with right foot, touch left beside right


Rejoin left hands, dropping right hands, lady travels under man's left arm
5-8
MAN: Step left to left side, step right behind left, step ¼ turn left with left foot, scuff right foot forward


LADY: Step ¼ turn left with left floor, step ½ turn with right foot, step ½ turn with left foot, scuff right foot forward



SHUFFLES FORWARD. RIGHT. LEFT. RIGHT. LEFT
1&2
Step right foot forward; step left next to right; step right foot forward
3&4
Step left foot forward; step right next to left; step left foot forward
5&6
Step right foot forward; step left next to right; step right foot forward
7&8
Step left foot forward; step right next to left; step left foot forward



REPEAT





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