Shake the Room!
Count: 
48
Wall: 
4
Level: 
Intermediate
Choreographer: 
Craig Bennett & Karl-Harry Winson (UK) April 2013
Music: 
“Shake the Room” by Gamu (X-Factor 2012 Contestant)

Song available to download from 14th April 2013 from iTunes and Amazon

Step Forward/Out-Hold. Side-Hold. Right Coaster Step. Hitch 1/4 turn.
1 – 2    Step forward and out on the Right. Hold
3 – 4    Step Left to Left side. Hold.
5 – 7    Step back on Right. Step Left beside Right. Step forward on Right.
8           Hitch Left knee up beside Right whilst making 1/4 turn Right.

Cross-Hold. Back-Hold. Step Touch. Hip Sways: Right & Left.
1 – 2    Cross step Left foot across Right. Hold.
3 – 4    Step back on Right. Hold
5 – 6    Step Left to Left side. Touch Right toe beside Left.
7 – 8    Step Right foot out to Right side swaying hips Right. Sway hips Left.

Right Grapevine. Scuff/Touch. Grapevine 1/4 turn Left. Touch.
1 – 4    Step Right to Right side. Cross Left behind Right. Step Right to Right side. Scuff/Touch Left beside Right.
5 – 8    Step Left to Left side. Cross Right behind Left. Make 1/4 turn Left stepping Left forward. Touch Right Foot.

Right Diagonal Step. Heel & Toe Swivels. Left Diagonal Step. Heel & Toe Swivels.
1 – 4    Step Right foot towards Right diagonal/corner. Swivel Left foot towards Right stepping: Heel, Toe, Heel.
5 – 8    Step Left foot towards Left diagonal/corner. Swivel Right foot towards Left stepping: Heel, Toe, Heel.

Step Touches Back X2. Back-Drag. Back Rock.
1 – 2    Step back on Right. Touch Left toe forward and slightly across the Right.
3 – 4    Step back on Left. Touch Right toe forward and slightly across Left.
5 – 6    Step large step back on Right. Drag Left foot up towards Right.
7 – 8    Rock back on Left. Recover weight forward on Right.

Left Sugar Step. Right Sugar Step.
1          Make 1/4 turn Right touching Left toe beside Right whilst bending Left knee in towards Right.
2 - 3     Kick Left foot towards Left diagonal/corner. Cross step Left over Right.
4          Touch Right toe beside Left bending Right knee in towards Left as you do this.
5 – 6   Kick Right foot towards Right diagonal/corner. Cross step Right over Left.
7 – 8   Step back on Left. Touch Right toe beside Left.
*Swivel naturally on the balls of the feet during the Sugar Steps.

Additional 16 Counts (Tag) which happen at the end of walls 1 (3.00) & 3 (9.00).
When dancing, the following 2 sections don’t feel like a Tag but an extended 2 sections of the dance.
Right Chasse. Back Rock. Weave Left.
1&2      Step Right to Right side. Close Left beside Right. Step Right to Right side.
3 – 4     Rock back on Left. Recover weight forward on Right.
5 – 8     Step Left to Left side. Cross Right behind Left. Step Left to Left side. Cross step Right over Left.

Left Chasse. Back Rock. Right Rolling Vine.
1&2      Step Left to Left side. Close Right beside Left. Step Left to Left side.
3 – 4    Rock back on Right. Recover weight forward on Left.
5 – 6    Make 1/4 turn Right stepping Right forward. Make 1/2 turn Right stepping stepping Left back.
7 – 8    Make 1/4 turn Right stepping Right to Right side. Cross step Left over Right.
Note: Can replace counts 5 – 8 (Rolling Vine) with a 4 Count Weave if you don’t want to turn.

Contacts - Craig: craig_b69@msn.com or Karl: karlwinsondance@hotmail.com