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Choreographed by Judy Cain
Description:      Phrased, 1 wall, beginner/intermediate east coast swing line dance
Music:               The Shake by Neal McCoy

Sequence:   AA BB CC D, AA BB CC D, AA BB CC D BBBB
 Start dancing on lyrics
   PART A
VINE LEFT & RIGHT
1-4    Step left to side, right behind, left to left, scuff right forward
5-8
    Step right to side, left behind, right to right, scuff left forward

STEP SCUFF FORWARD
9-12     Step left forward & scuff right, step right forward & scuff left
13-16  
Step left forward & scuff right, step right forward & scuff left

HEEL SWITCHES TRAVELING BACKWARDS
17&18& Step left back, touch right heel forward, step right back, touch left heel forward
19&20    Step left back. Tap right heel forward, clap on count 4
21&22    Step right back, touch left heel forward, step left back, touch right heel forward
23&24    Step right back, touch left heel forward, clap on count 4
HIP ROLLS
25-32
    Step left forward and roll hips forward and down, back and up repeat three more times

   PART B
SHAKE  Have fun & be creative here
1-2    Step left to side, shimmy shoulders or shake hips for 2 counts
3-4    Right touch beside left, clap
5-6    Step right to side, shimmy shoulders or shake hips for 2 counts
7-8   
Left touch beside right, clap

STEP TAPS/FULL RIGHT TURN
9-10Step left forward & touch right next to left
11-12Step right back making a right turn, touch left together
13-14Step left forward & touch right next to left
15-16Step right back making a right turn, touch left together
   PART C
FORWARD ANGLE WALKS/BACKWARD STEP TAPS
1-4        Left forward (angle toward left corner), right beside left, step left forward, touch right together
5-8        Step right back, touch left next to left, step left back, touch right together
9-12      Right forward (angle toward right corner), left beside, step right forward, touch left together
13-16   
Step left back, touch right together, step right back, touch left together

   PART D
HEEL SPLITS, HEEL STEP
1-4    Split heels apart & close together, tap left heel forward and step beside right
5-8    Split heels apart & close together. Tap right heel forward and step beside left