Moonlight Kiss

Choreographed by Maggie Gallagher

Description: 64 count, 4 wall, beginner/intermediate line dance
Music: Moonlight Kiss by Raul Malo

Intro: 36 counts

EXTENDED VINE RIGHT, SIDE ROCK, RECOVER
1-2 Step right to side, cross left behind right (12:00)
3-4 Step right to side, cross left over right
5-6 Step right to side, cross left behind right
7-8 Rock right to side, recover to left

VINE LEFT, HEEL GRIND, VINE LEFT, SIDE ROCK, RECOVER
1-2 Cross right behind left, step left to side
3-4 Cross right over left (grinding right heel), step left to side
5-6 Cross right behind left, step left to side
7-8 Cross/rock right over left, recover to left (12:00)

RIGHT SIDE CHASSE, WITH ¼ RIGHT, HOLD, FULL TRIPLE TURN RIGHT, HOLD
1-2 Step right to side, step left together
3-4 Turn ¼ right and step right forward, hold (3:00)
5-6-7 Turn ½ right and step left back, turn ½ right and step right forward, step left forward, hold (3:00)

RIGHT FORWARD MAMBO, HOLD, BACK RUN, HOLD
1-2-3-4 Rock right forward, recover to left, step right together, hold
5-6-7-8 Run back (using small steps) left, right, left, hold

RIGHT COASTER, HOLD, STEP, ½ PIVOT RIGHT, STEP, HOLD
1-2-3-4 Step right back, step left together, step right forward, hold
5-6-7-8 Step left forward, turn ½ right (weight to right), step left forward, hold (9:00)

TURN ¼ LEFT, CROSS LEFT BEHIND, ¼ RIGHT, HOLD, (STEP, ½ PIVOT RIGHT TWICE)
1-2 Turn ¼ left and step right to side, cross left behind right (6:00)
3-4 Turn ¼ right and step right forward, hold (9:00)
5-6 Step left forward, turn ½ right (weight to right)
7-8 Step left forward, turn ½ right (weight to right, 9:00)

WEAVE RIGHT, RIGHT KICK, CROSS BEHIND, WEAVE LEFT, HOLD
1-2 Cross left over right, step right to side
3-4 Cross left behind right, kick right diagonally forward
5-6 Cross right behind left, step left to side
7-8 Cross right over left, hold (9:00)

SIDE TOE STRUT, CROSSING TOE STRUT, SIDE ROCK, RECOVER, CROSS LEFT, HOLD
1-2 Step left toe to side, drop left heel
3-4 Cross right toe over left, drop right heel
5-6 Rock left to side, recover to right
7-8 Cross left over right, hold (9:00)

REPEAT

TAG
At the end of wall 1, after 32 counts of wall 3, and at the end of walls 4 & 6

HIP BUMP RIGHT, HOLD, HIP BUMP LEFT, HOLD
1-2 Bump hips right, hold
3-4 Bump hops left, hold
Then restart the dance from step 1