Tango Cha
Choreographed by Jo Thompson Szymanski & Deborah Szekely

Description: 32 count, 4 wall, intermediate cha cha line dance
Music:
Tango by Jaci Velasquez

TANGO DRAW, TOUCH, MAMBO LEFT, FORWARD ROCK, RECOVER, 1 ½ TURN RIGHT
1-3  Large step right to side, slowly drag left together, touch left beside right
Note: for tango styling, hold arms as if in closed dance position, leader or follower, either one is fine, look down left
4&5  Rock left to side, recover to right, step left forward
6-7  Rock right forward, recover to left
8&1  Turn ½ right and step right forward, turn ½ right and step left back, turn ½ right and step right forward (6:00)
You can omit the turn by doing a ½ turn and then forward cha right, together, right

MAMBO FORWARD, TANGO FANS BACK, WEAVE, ¼ TURN RIGHT, BACK LOCK BACK
2&3  Rock left forward, recover to right, step left back and circle right toe out to side and back
4  Step right crossed slightly behind left and circle left toe out to side and back
5  Step left crossed slightly behind right and circle right toe out to side and back
6&  Step right crossed behind left, step left to side
7&  Step right across left, turn ¼ right and step left back
8&1 Step right back, lock step left over right, step right back

BACK ROCK, RECOVER, FORWARD CHA, & KICK & BACK, WEAVE, ¼ TURN RIGHT
2-3  Rock left back, recover to right
4&5  Step left forward, step right together, step left forward
&6&7  Lift right knee up slightly, kick right down and across front of left, lift right knee up with right foot close to left
knee, step right crossed behind left
8&1  Cross left behind right, turn ¼ right and step right forward, step left forward

SIDE, RECOVER, WEAVE ¼ LEFT, SYNCOPATED SAILORS FORWARD, CROSS ROCK
2-3  Rock right to side, recover to left
4&5  Cross right behind left, turn ¼ left and step left forward, step right forward to right diagonal
&6&  Cross left behind right, step right to side, step left forward to left diagonal
7&  Cross right behind left, step left to side
8&  Cross/rock right over left, recover to left

REPEAT