Spanish Fusion Skirt Dance

MY SPICY SPANISH SKIRT
Choukrane 4:02 – ALABINA/THE ALBUM II

INTRO –ENTER SPANISH SKIP (WALK,WALK, SHUFFLE) SKIRT POSES

KARSILAMA COMBO – (MUSIC – CHORUS)
RT LEAD: KARSILAMA W/SHOULDER SHIMMY (F-C-B-C) HOLD SKIRT FAN OUT SIDES
RT HIP: HIP BOUNCE (F-C-B-C) BOTH HANDS TO RT HIP

LT LEAD: KARSILAMA W/SHOULDER SHIMMY (F-C-B-C) HOLD SKIRT FAN OUT SIDES
LT HIP: HIP BOUNCE (F-C-B-C) BOTH HANDS TO LT HIP

FISH RT, LT – 4CTS WRAP SKIRT BEHIND HIPS
MAYA L/R/L/R – 4CTS
FISH RT, LT – 4CTS
CHEST LIFT W/SH SHIMMY LAYER U/D/U/D (4CTS) HOLD SKIRT FAN OUT SIDE
– REPEAT ABOVE SEQUENCE –

BACK FIG 8 RT, LT
HIP SLIDE W/SHIMMY LAYER R,L,R,L HOLD SKIRT FAN OUT SIDE

CAMEL-FLAMENCO COMBO – (MUSIC – VERSE)
w/LT SKIRT AT HIP, RT SKIRT ACROSS FRONT:
OPEN RT SKIRT OUT AS CAMEL TRAVEL RT 4X, THROW RT SKIRT TO LT SHOULDER, 3 STEP TURN LT,
(ON DIAG LT) SHOULDER ROLL 4X

w/RT SKIRT AT HIP, LT SKIRT ACROSS FRONT:
OPEN LT SKIRT OUT AS CAMEL TRAVEL LT 4X, THROW LT SKIRT TO RT SHOULDER, 3 STEP TURN RT,
(ON DIAG RT) SHOULDER ROLL 4X

LT HAND W/SKIRT AT RT SHOULDER/RT HAND ½ SKIRT FAN, WALK FIG 8 PATTERN – 8CTS (2X)
(PIVOT TO FACING LT DIAG & FIG 8 AROUND)

SPANISH CHA CHA CHA W/HIP SCHOOCH COMBO – (CHORUS)
SPANISH CHA CHA CHA – 4X (FIG 8 SKIRT PATTERN)
FISH RT, LT – 4CTS WRAP SKIRT BEHIND HIPS
MAYA L/R/L/R – 4CTS
FISH RT, LT – 4CTS
HIP SCHOOCH – 4X (FACING LT DIAG: RT HIP)
– REPEAT – (EXCEPT HIP SCHOOCH ON RT DIAG/LT HIP)

FAST COMBO (MUSIC – PERCUSSION SOLO)
SPANISH ½ PIVOT TURNS FRNT/BAK – 2X RT FOOT LEAD: W/SKIRT SWISH
SPANISH *SWOOSHING TRIANGLE (see below) – 4X HOLD SKIRT FAN OUT SIDE, FACING BAK
(*LT HIP, RT HIP, LT HIP, RT HIP)
SPANISH ½ PIVOT TURNS FRNT/BAK – 2X W/SKIRT SWISH

Swooshing Triangle – Holding skirt in both hands and open with back to audience – Step back on LT foot to RT corner while lifting the LT hip and swoosh both sides of skirt around and up to the LT to meet the hip (hands frame hip) and look over your LT shoulder at audience. Return to center facing back with skirt open-repeat on the RT stepping back to the LT corner and return to center completing the Swooshing Triangle. (LT crx back-hiplift, center, RT crx back-hiplift, center)

(MUSIC CHANGE)
SPANISH SKIRT SHOO AWAY 8X – TRAVEL RT, THEN TRAVEL LT (SEE BELOW)
DBL HIP BUMP(R,L) IN CW CIRCLE – 8X

Shoo away – Bent over, back flat, knees bent holding both sides of your skirt-pull LT arm with skirt in and across belly to opposite R hip. With the RT arm do repeated short flicks of the skirt toward the L side while looking to the LT, bump the LT hip and scoot side ways to the L, R foot flat, L foot on toe. Reverse to the RT. This is a side traveling movement. Lot’s of Attitude. (Start movement in RT direction: holding skirt in both hands, bring RT hand across belly, LT hand short flicks while popping RT hip, traveling RT)

VASHTI’S RUMBA COMBO – (VERSE)
LT crx behind, step back to center 1,2,3 (SKIRT AT HIP) ½ SKIRT CIRCLES – HANDS START BEHIND HIPS
RT crx behind, step back to center 1,2,3
– REPEAT –

MOVING to corners: (BACK IS STR8 & LIFTED) ARM EXTEND SIDE IN DIR. & OPPOSITE
RT DIAG: RT STEP & 1,2,3 ARM AT HEART, HOLDING SKIRT
LT DIAG: LT STEP & 1,2,3
BAK RT DIAG: RT STEP & 1,2,3
BAK LT DIAG: LT STEP & 1,2,3
PARALLEL RUMBA: (REPEAT TWICE) ARMS UP TO 5TH POS FLOREO & STEP FWD
RT FWD & BAK 1,2,3
LT FWD & BAK 1,2,3

WALK IN 8CTS CIRCLE CCW SLIDE HANDS DOWN & GRAB SKIRT

REV SPANISH CHA CHA COMBO – (CHORUS)
Diag LT: Rev Spanish Cha Cha Cha – 4x BUTTERFLY SKIRT SWIRLS (fig 8 skirt pattern)
Fish Rt, Lt – 4cts
Maya L/R/L/R
Fish Rt, Lt
2 step turns LT (w/the blender) – 4cts
– repeat sequence starting Diag RT side –

BIG GROUP CIRCLE (MUSIC – PERCUSSION BREAK DOWN)
DBL BUMP WALK IN 8CTS EVERYONE IN BIG CIRCLE CW HOLD SKIRT FAN OUT SIDE

MUSIC – CHORUS OUT
SPANISH SKIP IN CIRCLE CW – 4 SETS

FACING AUDIENCE:
FISH RT, LT – 4CTS WRAP SKIRT BEHIND HIPS
MAYA L/R/L/R – 4CTS
FISH RT, LT – 4CTS
CHEST LIFT W/SH SHIMMY LAYER U/D/U/D (4CTS) HOLD SKIRT FAN OUT SIDE
-REPEAT ABOVE IN CCW DIRECTION – 4 SETS

FLAMENCO ARMS UP & ARABESQUE POSE (RT CRX BAK, FACING RT DIAG) – END POSE –