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"SOUTHDOWN BOOGIE"

Song:                      "BABY TAKE A PICTURE" by Ricky Van Shelton
Album:                      LOVE AND HONOR"
Original Position:     Feet together with weight on Left
Choreographers:     Thelly Ferguson/Ree Patterson, Camden, NSW (Aust) - August, 1997

BEATS                   STEPS: THIS DANCE IS DONE IN FOUR (4) DIRECTIONS

TOUCH R HEEL FWD, HITCH, TOUCH R HEEL TO SIDE, HITCH, R-L-R- HOLD
4 TOUCH R HEEL FWD, HITCH R, TOUCH R HEEL TO R SIDE, HITCH R
4 STEP R BACK, STEP L BACK, STEP R FORWARD, HOLD

TOUCH L HEEL FWD, HITCH, TOUCH L HEEL TO SIDE, HITCH, L-R-L HOLD
4 TOUCH L HEEL FWD, HITCH L, TOUCH L HEEL TO L SIDE, HITCH L
4 STEP L BACK, STEP R BACK, STEP L FORWARD, HOLD

ROLLING 360 DEGREE FRIEZE RIGHT, SCUFF
4 ROLLING FRIEZE R (R-L-R TURNING 360 DEGREES R), SCUFF L

FRIEZE LEFT, SCUFF
4 FRIEZE L (STEP L TO L SIDE, STEP R BEHIND L, STEP L TO L SIDE), SCUFF R

R TOE DROP, L TOE DROP
2 STEP R TOE FWD, DROP R HEEL TO THE FLOOR
2 STEP L TOE FWD, DROP L HEEL TO THE FLOOR

KICK, KICK, STEP BACK, TOUCH TOE BACK
4 KICK R FOOT FWD TWICE, STEP R BACK, TOUCH L TOE BACK

TOUCH L TOE, STEP L, TOUCH R TOE, STEP R
4 (Bend your knees in prior to placing your toes and this will create a hip motion and slight swivelling action as you travel)
TOUCH L TOE FWD AND POINT L TOE IN, STEP FWD ON L, TOUCH R TOE FWD AND POINT R TOE IN, STEP FWD  ON R

TOUCH L TOE, STEP L, TOUCH R TOE, STEP R
4 (Bend your knees in prior to placing your toes and this will create a hip motion and slight swivelling action as you travel)
TOUCH L TOE FWD AND POINT L TOE IN, STEP FWD ON L, TOUCH R TOE FWDAND POINT R TOE IN, STEP FWD ON R

L DOUBLE HIPS, R DOUBLE HIPS
4 STEPPING FWD ON L PUSH HIPS FWD TWICE, PUSH R HIPS BACK TWICE

SINGLE HIPS L-R-L TOUCH R
4 SINGLE HIPS L-R-L (L HIP FWD, R HIP BACK, L HIP FWD), TOUCH R BESIDE L

ROLLING FRIEZE R TURNING 360 DEGREES RIGHT, SCUFF L
4 ROLLING FRIEZE R (R-L-R TURNING 360 DEGREES R), SCUFF L

FRIEZE L TURNING 90 DEGREES L, TOUCH R
4 FRIEZE L (L-R-L TURNING 90 DEGREES L), TOUCH R BESIDE R

STEP R TO SIDE, TOE DROP, STEP L, CLAP
4 STEP R TOE TO R SIDE, DROP R HEEL TO FLOOR, STEP L NEXT TO R, CLAP

STEP R TO SIDE, TOE DROP, STEP L, CLAP
4 STEP R TOE TO R SIDE, DROP R HEEL TO FLOOR, STEP L NEXT TO R, CLAP

STEP R TO SIDE, TOE DROP, STEP L, CLAP
4 STEP R TOE TO R SIDE, DROP R HEEL TO FLOOR, STEP L NEXT TO R, CLAP

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REPEAT DANCE IN NEW DIRECTION

NOTE: To end the dance (following Frieze L turning 90 degrees L, Touching R beside L) – Point R Toe to R Side, Cross R Over L, Unwind turning 180 Degrees L and Clap.

 

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