Choreographer: Kayla Cosgrove & David Ackerman – June 2016
Music: Dangerous Woman by Ariana Grande
Intro: 24 counts |Note: Start dance in a side lunge with right knee bent and left leg straight.
(1-6) 5/8 R, ½ Turn Right 1-3Make a 5/8 turn to the right pushing off of your right leg (7:30). (Styling: As you are making the turn over all 3 beats raise your right leg in front keeping the leg straight as it goes up and comes down.) 4,5,6Step R forward, Make ½ turn right stepping L back (1:30), step R next to L
(7-12) Full Turn, R Side, Drag 1,2,3Step L forward prepping right shoulder back, Make ½ turn left stepping R back (7:30), Make ½ turn left stepping L forward (1:30) 4,5,6Step R to right side squaring up to the wall (12:00), Drag L in and put weight on count 6
(13-18) Cross, ½ Turn Right, Cross, Back, Back 1,2,3Cross R over L, Make a ¼ turn right stepping L back(3:00) Make a 1/4 turn right stepping R side (6:00) 4,5,6Cross step L over R, Step R slightly back to R, Step L slightly back to L (this travels back)
(19-24) Cross, Back, Back, R Side Lunge 1,2,3Cross R over L, Step L slightly back to L, Step R slightly Back to R (this travels back) 4,5,6Cross step L over R, step R to R side into a slow lunge (2 counts - 5,6) *Restart here on wall 2 facing 12:00 and wall 5 facing 6:00.
(25-30) 1/4 Turn Left w/ Hitch, Step LR, ½ Pivot 1-3Make a ¼ turn left hitching left knee (3:00) (Styling: Pull your left elbow back and lift chest up to sky as you make the turn. Use the momentum from the elbow to turn as you straighten your right leg). 4,5,6Step L forward, Step R forward, Pivot ½ left (9:00)
(31-36) ¾ R w/ Sweep, Weave 1-3Make a ¾ turn right as you sweep R around (6:00) 4,5,6Step R behind L, Step L to left side, Cross R over L
(37-42) Side, Rock-Recover, Side, Cross, Side, 3/8 Pivot, 1,2&3Step L to left side, Rock crossing R over L (2), Recover weight L (&), Step R to right side 4,5,6Cross L over R, Step R forward on a slight angle, Pivot 3/8 turn left (1:30)
(43-48) 1 ½ L Turn Into R Side Lunge. 1,2,3While on the diagonal, push off R foot lifting up and make a ½ turn L stepping L fwd(1) Make a ½ turn L stepping R back(2) Make ½ turn R stepping L fwd(3) 4,5,6Make a 1/8th turn to straighten out to the new wall, stepping R to R side(4) Press down into a R side lunge for 2 counts (5,6) Weight on the R – Ready to start the dance again.
**Easy Variation for counts (43-48) (43-48) ½ L Turn Walk X2, Into R Side Lunge 1,2,3While on the diagonal, push off R foot lifting up and make a ½ turn L stepping L fwd(1) Step R fwd on diagonal(2) Step L Fwd on diagonal(3) 4,5,6Make a 1/8th turn to straighten out to the new wall, stepping R to R side(4) Press down into a R side lunge for 2 counts (5,6) Weight on the R – Ready to start the dance again.
Restarts: You will Restart the dance after 24 counts of the dance on wall 2 facing 12:00, and wall 5 facing - 6:00