N.E. Cha Cha

Count:
32
Wall:
4
Level:
Improver
Choreographer:
Gaye Teather (UK) (March 2009)
Music:
If I Said You Had A Beautiful Body by Dave Sheriff – free download from www.davesheriff.com
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Alt. Music:
Silhouettes by Herman’s Hermits (112 bpm. 16 count intro) CD: 101 Sixties Hits plus many other 60’s compilations.
It’s America by Rodney Atkins (136 bpm. 32 count intro) CD: It’s America.
Let Your Love Flow – various artists

Easy split for such dances as Go With the Flow, La Secret etc etc
or N.E. Cha Cha music of your choice

Dance rotates in CCW direction

Kick-ball-change. Walk. Walk. Forward rock. Shuffle half turn Right
1&2 Kick Right forward. Step Right beside Left. Step Left in place beside Right
3 – 4 Walk forward Right. Left
5 – 6 Rock forward on Right. Recover onto Left
7&8 Shuffle half turn Right stepping Right. Left. Right (Facing 6 o’clock)

Shuffle half turn Right. Back rock. Paddle quarter turn Left x 2
1&2 Shuffle half turn Right stepping Left. Right. Left
3 – 4 Rock back on Right. Recover onto Left
5 – 6 Step forward on Right. Quarter turn Left
7 – 8 Step forward on Right. Quarter turn Left (Facing 6 o’clock)

Cross rock. Chasse Right. Cross rock. Chasse Left
1 – 2 Cross rock Right over Left. Recover onto Left
3&4 Step Right to Right side. Step Left beside Right. Step Right to Right side
5 – 6 Cross rock Left over Right. Recover onto Right
7&8 Step Left to Left side. Step Right beside Left. Step Left to Left side

Jazz box quarter turn Right. Step. Rocking chair
1 – 2 Cross Right over Left. Step back on Left
3 – 4 Quarter turn Right stepping Right to Right side. Step forward on Left. (Facing 9 o’clock)
5 – 6 Rock forward on Right. Recover onto Left
7 – 8 Rock back on Right. Recover onto Left

Start again

Note: When stuck for a floor split DJ’s often suggest “Any Cha Cha” for an easier option and people often joke that they have never come across this elusive dance called “N.E. Cha cha” – so here it is!! An easy dance that will fit to just about N.E. Cha cha music J