Cactus Shuffle

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Choreographer:
Maleah Green
Music:
(If You're Not In It for Love) I'm Outta Here! - Shania Twain
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THE MAIN DANCE
HEEL TOUCHES, HOP TURN

1-4Right foot heel tap forward, right foot together, right foot heel tap forward, right foot together
5-8Left foot heel tap forward, left foot together, left foot heel tap forward, left foot together
9Hop in place, landing with feet spread
10Hop in place, landing with right leg crossed in front of left
11-12Pivot on both feet one full turn to the left

SHUFFLE & ROCK STEPS
13&14Shuffle step forward (right left right)
15-16Left foot rock step forward, rock back onto right foot
17&18Shuffle step backward (left right left)
19-20Right foot rock step backward, rock forward onto left foot
21&22Shuffle step forward (right left right)
23-24Left foot stomp together, right foot touch beside left foot

OUT-OUT, IN-IN, OUT-OUT, IN-IN (STAY ON THE BALLS OF YOUR FEET)
25&Right foot step back and to right, left foot step back and to left
26&Right foot step back and to center, left foot step together
27&Right foot step back and to right, left foot step back and to left
28&Right foot step back and to center, left foot step together

SIDE STEPS WITH HIPS
29-30Right foot step wide to right, left foot slide together (slight turn to left when done)
31-32Right hip bump to right twice
33-34Left foot step wide to left, right foot slide together (slight turn to right when done)
35-36Left hip bump to left twice

MARCH & HIPS
37-40March 4 steps making a half turn to the right (right left right left)
41-44Right hip bump to right twice, left hip bump to left twice
45-48Roll hips in two complete circles

CAMEL WALKS (DIAGONAL VINES)
49-50Right foot step forward to right, left foot cross behind right foot
51-52Right foot step forward to right, left foot scuff beside right foot
53-54Left foot step forward to left, right foot cross behind left foot
55-56Left foot step forward to left, right foot touch beside left foot

1-¾ SPIN WHILE MOVING BACKWARD
57Right foot step backward with ¼ turn to the right
58Left foot step to right, crossing in front of right leg, with ½ turn to the right
59Right foot step to left, crossing behind left leg, with ½ turn to the right
60Left foot step to right, crossing in front of right leg, with ½ turn to the right

REPEAT

THE LAST 4 BEATS MAY BE SIMPLIFIED AS FOLLOWS:
57-58Right foot step backward, left foot step backward with ¼ turn to the left

59-60Right foot step together, left foot step to left
There are two "inserts" in this dance.

INSERT #1
1-2With feet together, hop forward and back.
3&4With feet together, hop forward three times.
&5With feet together, hop back and forward
6-8Pause with attitude
(If you can do a 2-foot stomp on each hop, it has a great effect!)

INSERT #2
1-2Right foot step forward, ¼ turn to the left
3&4Three hip bumps (right left right)
5-6Right foot step forward, ¼ turn to the left
7&8Three hip bumps (right left right)
9-10Pause with attitude
11-12Continue pause with attitude
13Right foot cross over left foot, landing on right toe
14-16Pivot on both feet a full turn to the left
Now we get to the tricky instructions. The first 8 beats of guitar strums (right after the voice on the recording of "Outta Here" by Shania Twain says "3-4-5") are counted as 1 through 8. When you finish counting off 5-6-7-8, begin dancing.
Wall 1: Beats 1-60 of the main dance
Wall 2: Beats 1-60 of the main dance
Wall 3: Beats 1-24 of the main dance
Insert #1
Beats 29-60 of the main dance
Wall 4: Beats 1-24 of the main dance
Insert #2
Beats 1-60 of the main dance
Wall 5: Beats 1-28 of the main dance
Insert #1
Beats 29-60 of the main dance
Wall 6: Beats 1-24 of the main dance
Insert #2
Beats 1-60 of the main dance
Wall 7: Beats 1-48 of the main dance
Insert #1
Beats 11-16 of insert #2