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DANCE


THE CACTUS SWAY


Choreographer: Unknown
Description: A Circle Partner Dance
Original Title: The Sway (Re-named to avoid confusion with the shorter version)
Music Suggestions: “Friends In Low Places” by Garth Brooks; “West Of Crazy” by Lisa Brokop

COUNT / STEP DESCRIPTION
Dance Begins With Couples In Sweetheart Position Facing Forward Around The Circle. Steps For Lead And Follower Are Identical Except Where Noted.

1-4 GRAPEVINE LEFT
Step Left Foot To Left. Cross Step Right Foot Behind Left. Step Left Foot To Left. Angling Body Slightly
To Left, Kick Right Foot Forward.

5-8 GRAPEVINE RIGHT
Step Right Foot To Right. Cross Step Left Foot Behind Right. Step Right Foot To Right, Turning 1⁄4 To
The Right. Touch Left Foot Beside Right (No Weight).

9-12 Step Left Foot To Left Side. Touch Right Foot Beside Left. Step Right Foot To Right Side. Touch Left
Foot Beside Right.

13-16 Step Left Foot To Left Side. Touch Right Foot beside Left. Step Right Foot To Right Side, Turning 1⁄4
Turn Right. Kick Left Foot Forward.

17-20 Step Back On Left Foot. Step Back On Right Foot. Turn 1⁄4 To Left On Right Foot, Stepping Left To Left
Side, And Dropping Left Hands. Turn 1⁄2 To Left On Left Foot, Stepping Right Foot Beside Left.. (At This
Point The Follower Should Be Directly Behind The Leader)

21-24 Leader
Step Left Toe Behind Right Foot, And Bend Knees In A Dip. Turning 1⁄2 To The Right, Stepping Right,
Left, Right, Move Forward Around The Circle Guiding Partner Into Starting Position.

Follower
Step Left Toe Behind Right Foot, And Bend Knees In A Dip. Turn 1 1/4 To The Right Under Leaders
Right Arm.
Re-Take Left hands, And Begin Again.



 
 

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