P.O. Box 2012

Walla Walla, WA 99362

http://www.steppincountry.com

The ANTS Dance
Description:                         64 ct. – 1 wall
Difficulty:  High Beginner
Choreographer:                  Michele Burton

Suggested Music:

Boogie Woogie Fiddle Country Blues     Artist:  Charlie Daniels        CD:  Super Hits      BPM:  155 

INTRO:  48 ct      Start on vocals            

C’est La Vie         Artist:  Bob Seger       CD:  Bob Seger’s Greatest Hits                                BPM:   157

INTRO:  none      Option:  Allow 16 counts of music to pass and start the dance with the step touches (ct 17)

1 – 8    VINE RIGHT ½ TURN HITCH, VINE LEFT TOUCH

1 – 2

Step right foot to right;  Step left behind right

3 – 4

Turn Ό right, stepping forward on right;  Turn Ό right, hitching left foot to right calf

5 – 6

Step left foot to left;  Step right behind left

7 – 8

Step left foot to left; Touch right beside left

9 – 16  VINE RIGHT ½ TURN HITCH, VINE LEFT TOUCH

1 – 2

Step right foot to right;  Step left behind right

3 – 4

Turn Ό right, stepping forward on right;  Turn Ό right, hitching left foot to right calf

5 – 6

Step left foot to left;  Step right behind left

7 – 8

Step left foot to left;  Touch right beside left

17-24   STEP TOUCH, CENTER TOUCH, STEP TOUCH, CENTER TOUCH

1 – 2

Step to forward right diagonal on right foot;  Touch left beside right

3 – 4

Step to back left diagonal on left foot;  Touch right beside left

5 – 6

Step to back right diagonal on right foot;  Touch left beside right

7 – 8

Step to forward left diagonal on left foot;  Touch right beside left

25–32   STEP TOUCH, CENTER TOUCH, Ό TURN TOUCH, SIDE BRUSH

1 – 2

Step to forward right diagonal on right foot;  Touch left beside right

3 – 4

Step to back left diagonal on left foot;  Touch right beside left
5 – 6 Turn Ό right, stepping right foot side right;  Touch left beside right
7 – 8 Step left foot side left;  Brush right foot to left diagonal
33–40  CROSS STEP, CROSS STEP, CROSS BACK SIDE
1 – 4 Step right foot in front of left;  Hold count 2;  Step left foot side left and slightly back;  Hold count 4
5 – 8 Step right foot in front of left;  Step back on left foot; Step right foot to right; Hold count 8
41–48  CROSS STEP, CROSS STEP, CROSS BACK SIDE
1 – 4 Step left foot in front of right;  Hold count 2;  Step right foot side right and slightly back; Hold count 4
5 – 8 Step left foot in front of right; Step back on right foot; Step left foot to left; Hold count 8
49–56  STEP HOLD, Ό PIVOT HOLD, STEP HOLD, Ό PIVOT HOLD
1 – 4 Step forward on right foot;  Hold count 2;  Pivot Ό left, shifting wt. to left foot;  Hold count 4
5 – 8 Step forward on right foot;  Hold count 6;  Pivot Ό left, shifting wt. to left foot;  Hold count 8
56 –64 JAZZ BOX, JAZZ BOX Ό TURN
1 – 4 Step right foot in front of left;  Step back on left foot;  Step side right on right foot;  Step left beside right
5 – 8 Step right foot in front of left;  Step back on left foot;  Turn Ό right, stepping side right;  Cross left foot in front of right
LET’S DANCE IT AGAIN & AGAIN