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2020 Gong Xi Fa Cai @ EBC Line Dancers January 19, 2020

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2020 Gong Xi Fa Cai December 31, 2019

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2020 Gong Xi Fa Cai

Counts : 96 Wall : 1 Level : Phrased Improver
Choreographer : Mary Frances Chua & Alice Chan (Malaysia), December 2019
Music : Gong Xi Fa Cai by M Girls Angeline

Sequence Of Dance :
Intro, A, Tag 1, B, B, C, Tag 2, A, Tag 1, Intro 32, Intro 16, Tag 3, B, C, A, Tag 1, A, Tag 2, Ending

Intro Music : 24 counts

Intro Dance (32 counts)
Section 1 : Walk Right for a Full Circle with Touch
1, 2, 3, 4 With both hands stretched to left side walk right circle turn on R, L, R, L,
5, 6, 7, 8 R, L, R, touch L next to R (12:00)

Section 2 : Side Steps to Left with Touch. Side Steps to Right with Touch
1, 2, 3, 4 Step L ft to L side , step R ft next to L ft, step L ft to L side, touch R ft next to L ft
(Both hands draw small circles to left)
5, 6, 7, 8 Step R ft to R side , step L ft next to R ft, step R ft to R side, touch L ft next to R ft
(Both hands draw small circles to right)

Section 3 : Mirror Image of Section 1
Section 4 : Mirror Image of Section 2

Main Dance A (32 counts)
Section 1 : Step Side, Touch (x 4)
1, 2, 3, 4 Step R ft to side, touch L ft next to R ft, step L ft to side, touch R ft next to L ft
5, 6, 7, 8 Repeat 1 – 4
(Hold both hands together- Gong Xi gesture for count 2, 4, 6, 8)

Section 2 : Vine to the Right, Vine to the Left
1, 2, 3, 4 Step R ft to R side , step L ft behind R ft, step R ft to R side, touch L ft next to R ft
5, 6, 7, 8 Step L ft to L side , step R ft behind L ft, step L ft to L side, touch R ft next to L ft

Section 3 : Repeat Section 1 (Hand gesture of ‘Good’ coming in & ‘Bad’ casting out)

Section 4 : Side Chasse, Rock Back, Recover (x2)
1&2, 3, 4 Chasse to right on RLR. L ft rock back, Recover on R ft
5&6, 7, 8 Chasse to left on LRL. R ft rock back, Recover on L ft

Main Dance B (32 counts)
Section 1 : Forward Mambo, Back Mambo
1, 2, 3, 4 Step R ft forward, recover on L ft, step R ft together, hold
5, 6, 7, 8 Step L ft back, recover on R ft, step L ft together, hold

Section 2 : Right Mambo, Left Mambo
1, 2, 3, 4 Step R ft to the right, recover on L ft, step R ft next to L ft, hold
5, 6, 7, 8 Step L ft to the left, recover on R ft, step L ft next to R ft, hold

Section 3 : Rock Forward, Recover, Coaster Steps (x2)
1, 2, 3, 4 Rock R ft forward, recover on L ft, step R ft back, Step L ft next to R ft, step R ft fwd
5, 6, 7, 8 Rock L ft forward, recover on R ft, step L ft back, Step R ft next to R ft, step L ft fwd

Section 4 : Side Chasse, Rock Back, Recover (x2)
1&2, 3, 4 Chasse to right on R L R. L ft rock back, Recover on R ft
5& 6, 7, 8 Chasse to left on LR L. R ft rock back, Recover on L ft

Main Dance C (32 counts)
Section 1 : Jazz Box with 1/4 Turn Right (x2)
1, 2, 3, 4 Step R ft across L ft, step L ft back, step R ft to side making 1/4 R turn, step L ft fwd 3:00
5, 6, 7, 8 Step R ft across L ft, step L ft back, step R ft to side making 1/4 R turn, step L ft fwd 6:00

Section 2 : Repeat Section 1 (12:00)

Section 3 : Walk Forward with Touch, Walk Back with Touch
1, 2, 3, 4 Walk forward on R, L, R, Touch L ft next to R ft
5, 6, 7, 8 Walk back on L, R, L, Touch R ft next to L ft
Hold both hands together (Gong Xi gesture) on count 4

Section 4 : Hip Bumps and Sway
1&2, 3&4 Do Hip Bumps R-L-R, L-R-L
5, 6, 7, 8 Sway R, L, R, L

Note :
Tag 1 : 4 counts
1, 2, 3, 4 Hold both hands together Gong Xi (R, L, R, L)

Tag 2 : 8 counts
1, 2, 3, 4 Hold both hands together Gong Xi (R, L, R, L)
5, 6, 7, 8 Repeat 1 – 4

Tag 3 : 8 counts
1, 2, 3, 4 Diagonal facing right at 1:30 both hands beat drums over 4 counts
5, 6, 7, 8 Diagonal facing left at 10:30 both hands beat drums over 4 counts

Ending Pose : After Tag 2, do 4 counts – R Step, L Touch, L Step, R Touch, 4counts Gong Xi sign & pose

Happy Dancing & Gong Xi Fa Cai to all! Have a great & fabulous 2020!

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FREE LUNCH @ Mary Frances Chua (May 2019) May 3, 2019

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FREE LUNCH
Choreographer: Mary Frances Chua (Malaysia) May 2019
Descriptions: 32c-4w-Beginner Level Line Dance
Music/Artist: Free Lunch / Mike Lane

INTRO: 8-ct heavy beats
S1 R & L Side Rock Recover Forward Shuffle
12 3&4 Rock R to side, recover L, fwd shuffle R-L-R
56 7&8 Rock L to side, recover R, fwd shuffle L-R-L

S2 Rocking Chair, semi-circle ½ R Turn 2x Shuffle
1234 Fwd rock on R recover on L, back rock on R recover on L
5&6 7&8 Semi-circle turning right, with slanting hand-spread, shuffle on RLR & LRL (6:00)

S3 RL skate, R side shuffle, ¼ R Turn, LR skate, L side shuffle
12 3&4 Skate R-L, side shuffle R-L-R
56 7&8 ¼ turn right (9:00) skate L-R, side shuffle L-R-L

S4 ¼ R Turn RL Step Flick, ¼ R Turn Jazz Box
1234 ¼ R turn (12:00) R step L flick, L step R flick
5678 Cross R over L, ¼ R turn (3:00) on L, R to side, L fwd

TAG 2 counts clapping twice
End of Wall 2 (facing 6:00), Wall 4 (facing 12:00), Wall 6 (6:00), Wall 8 (12:00)

END After W8, do Section 1 and pose in style!

Credit to Mike Lane’s “FREE LUNCH”. Happy dancing!

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PRINCESS PRINCESS @ Mary Frances Chua (March 2019) March 21, 2019

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PRINCESS PRINCESS
Choreographer: Mary Frances Chua (Malaysia) March 2019
Descriptions: 32c-4w- Improver Level Line Dance
Music/Artist: Princess Princess / Johnny Tillotson

Intro: 32 counts
S1 2x Side-Touch, ¼ Right Step-Touch, Step-Scuff
1234 Step Rf to right side, Lf touch beside R. Step Lf to left side, Rf touch beside Lf (arm swing R-L)
5678 ¼ R (3:00) on Rf, Lf touch beside R,(arm swing R) Step Lf to left side, Rf scuff

S2 Weave Left, Quick Fwd Heel-BackToe, Fwd Heel-Toe, Hook
1234 Cross Rf over L, Lf step to L side, Rf rock back, Lf recover on L side
5678 Weight on L, fwd R heel touch, back toe touch, fwd heel , hook Rf across Lf

S3 R-L slight jump ball step touch , ¼ Right R-L slight jump ball step touch
1234 Slight ball step jump on Rf with Lf touch, slight ball step jump on Lf with Rf touch
5678 ¼ R (6:00) repeat steps 1-4
(styling with a slight shimmy)

S4 Fwd Right Step-Snap, ½ Left Step-Snap, ¼ Left Hip Bump-Flick
1234 Step Rf fwd & snap, ½ L (12:00) stepping on Lf & snap
5678 ¼ L (9:00) on Rf with hip bump R-L-R & left with Rf back flick

Ending: Wall 10 (9:00) complete S1 & S2 as music fades. Add 4 counts of S3 with a love sign pose.

No tag and no restart!
Happy dancing to this golden oldie!

 

CHA CHA PARTNER Mary Frances Chua @ 2.2.2019 February 8, 2019

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CHA CHA PARTNER
CHOREOGRAPHER : Mary Frances Chua (Malaysia) 2.2.19
DESCRIPTIONS : 72c-4w-Improver Phrased Line Dance
MUSIC /ARTIST: WuBan – Robin & Callie Chua

INTRO: 32 count
A (32 count)
A1 Right Back Rock Recover Side Chasse, ¼ Left Back Rock Recover Forward Shuffle
12 Rock R back recover on L (R hand raised up, L hand on hip)
3&4 Step R to side, L together, R to side
56 ¼ left (9:00) stepping L to back recover on R (L hand raised up, R hand on hip
7&8 Shuffle fwd on L-R-L

A2 Right Forward Left ½ Turn Forward Shuffle, Left Forward ¼ Right Turn Cross Shuffle
12 Step R fwd ½ turn left (3:00) stepping on L (side spread both hands with palms upward)
3&4 Shuffle fwd on R-L-R
56 Step L fwd ¼ turn right (6:00) stepping on R (side spread both hands with palms upward)
7& Cross shuffle on L-R-L

A3 Forward Rock Recover ¾ Turn Right Shuffle, Walk Walk Forward Shuffle
12 Rock R fwd recover on L
3&4 Shuffle Turn ¾ Right (3:00) on R-L-R
56 Walk fwd L-R
7&8 Shuffle fwd on L-R-L

A4 Right Forward Tap Left Behind, Recover, Kick Right, ½ Turn Right, Step-Point 2X
12 Step R fwd & tap L behind R
34 Recover on L, kick R fwd
56 Quick ½ turn right (9:00) stepping on R , L point to side (L hand stretch downward)
78 Step on L, R point to side (R hand stretch downward)

B (40 count) B- (36 count) *Ending (28 count)
B1 Basic Cha Cha
12 Rock fwd on R, recover on L
3&4 Shuffle backward on R-L-R
56 Rock back on L, recover on R
7&8 Shuffle fwd on L-R-L

B2 Right & Left Side Rock, Triple Step
12 Rock R to right side recover on L
3&4 Triple step R-L-R on the spot
56 Rock L to left side recover on R
7& Triple step L-R-L on the spot

B3 2X Forward Point, Forward Step, ½ Left Hook, Forward Shuffle
1234 Step R fwd point L to side, step L fwd point R to side
56 7&8 Step R fwd, ½ turn left (3:00) hook on L, shuffle fwd on L-R-L

B4 Repeat B3-2X Forward Point, Forward Step, ½ Left Hook, Forward Shuffle
1234 Step R fwd point L to side, step L fwd point R to side (* Ending)
56 7&8 Step R fwd, ½ turn left (9:00) hook on L, shuffle fwd on L-R-L

B5 Hip Sway, ¼ Turn Right Sway, ¼ Turn Right Hip Bump
12 Sway hip R-L
34 ¼ turn right (12:00) sway hip R-L
Part B- ends here 36c
5678 ¼ turn right (3:00) hip bump n R-L-R-L

Sequence of Dance
A A
B
B-
A A
B-
B B
*Ending B (28c with ½ turn left to pose at front)

Rock with your Cha Cha Partner!!

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ANDREA CHA CHA CHA Mary Frances Chua @ 18 2 2018 February 19, 2018

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ANDREA CHA CHA CHA
Choreographer: Mary Frances Chua (Malaysia) 18.2.18
Descriptions: 64c-4w-Improver Level Line Dance
Music/Artist: Rio Grande Cha Cha Cha by Andrea Galassi

INTRO: 32 counts
S1 (Prissy Walk Walk Forward Shuffle) 2X
1 2 3&4 Slight cross R over L, L over R, shuffle fwd on R-L-R
5 6 7&8 Slight cross L over R, R over L, shuffle fwd on L-R-L

S2 Left & Right Triple Half Turn, Back Rock Recover
1&2 3 4 Triple ½ left turn [6:00] R-L-R, rock L back, recover on R
5&6 7 8 Triple ½ right turn [12:00] L-R-L, rock R back, recover on L

S3 ¼ Right Turn Ball Step , Back Shuffle, Back Rock, Forward Shuffle
1 2 3&4 ¼ right turn ball step R-L [3:00] , shuffle back on R-L-R
5 6 7&8 Rock L back, recover on R, shuffle fwd on L-R-L

S4 Side Rock Cross Shuffle, Twice ¼ Left Turn Step, Hip Bump
1 2 3&4 Rock R to side, recover on L (stretch hands to right side), crossing shuffle on R-L-L
5 6 7&8 ¼ turn left on L step [12:00], ¼ turn left on R step [9:00], hip bump L-R-L

S5 Right & Left Touch Flick Forward Shuffle
1 2 3&4 R touch & flick, fwd shuffle R-L-R
5 6 7&8 L touch & flick, fwd shuffle L-R-L

S6 (Small Backward Shuffle) 4X
1&2 3&4 Small shuffling back step on R-L-R (stretch hands to R), L-R-L (stretch hands to L)
5&6 7&8 Small shuffling back step on R-L-R (stretch hands to R), L-R-L (stretch hands to L)

S7 Right & Left Chasse, Toe Tap
1&2 3 4 Chasse step R-L-R (hands spread downward), L toe tap twice with snapping fingers
5&6 7 8 Chasse step L-R-L (hands spread downward), R toe tap twice with snapping fingers

S8 Fwd Rock Recover Full Turn Right Shuffle, Rock Recover, Half Turn Left Shuffle
1 2 3&4 Rock fwd on R, recover L, full right turn shuffle on R-L-R [9:00]
5 6 7&8 Rock fwd on L, recover R, ½ left turn shuffle on L-R-L [3:00]

ENDING: Pose at front (L hand on hip, R hand up) after finishing Short Wall 6 of 32 counts.

Happy Dancing to this upbeat Cha Cha track!

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DANCE THE LOCOMOTION Mary Frances Chua Malaysia @ 1 Jan 2018 January 6, 2018

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DANCE THE LOCOMOTION
Choreographer: Mary Frances Chua (Malaysia-1.1.18)
Descriptions: 32c-4w-Beginner Level Line Dance
Music-Artist: Loco-motion – Little Eva

INTRO: Count 16
RESTART 1 facing 9:00 & Restart 2 facing 6:00 after 24 counts of Wall 3 & Wall 6

S1 Chug Hips Forward Right & Left Diagonal Touch
1 2 Step R fwd diagonal to right & push hip fwd, back (push arms as hips
chug Fwd & Back)
3 4 Push hip fwd, L touch beside R
5 6 Step L fwd diagonal to left & push hip fwd, back (push arms as hips chug
Fwd & Back)
7 8 Push hip fwd, R touch beside L

S2 (Slight Hop (Jump) Back Clap-Hop Forward Point ) 2x
1 2 Hop back on R in place beside L, clap
3 4 Hop fwd with R & L in place (L hand on hip & R hand with pointer raised)
5 6 Hop back on R in place beside L, clap
7 8 Hop fwd with R & L in place (L hand on hip & R hand with pointer raised)

S3 Turn Right ¼ Jazz Box & Forward & Backward Point
1 2 Cross R over L, ¼ turn right (3:00) step back on L
3 4 Step R to right side, L together
5 6 Step R fwd, point L to left side
7 8 Step L bwd, point R to right side
RESTART 1 facing 9:00 & Restart 2 facing 6:00 after 24 counts of Wall 3
& Wall 6

S4 Right & Left Step-Tap & Hip Sway
1 2 Ball step on R, tap L foot angling body to left
3 4 Ball step on L, tap R foot angling body to right
5 6 Hip sway R-L
7 8 Hip Sway R-L

Ending: At Wall 10 facing 3:00, complete Section 1. As music fades, ¼ turn left to face front wall, do 4 counts of Section 2, hop back clap(count 1-2) & hop forward in place (count 3-4) to strike a pose.

*Have fun & happy dancing!*

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