Wake Up Little Susie

Choreographed by Rachael McEnaney (UK) (June 2012)

Description: 32 count, 2 wall, improver level line dance
Music: Wake Up Little Susie by Brian McComas

Count In: 16 counts from start of track, dance begins on vocals.
Notes: This dance is dedicated to all the dancers from from the club "Arizona Kid" in France, I wrote it in the sun of Palavas Les Flots in June 2012. Big kisses to Alain, Nelly et Jérôme.

1-8 R mambo, run back L,R,L, R coaster step , step L, pivot ¼ turn R, cross L.
1&2 Rock forward on right (1), recover weight onto left (&), step back on right (2) 12.00
3&4 Step back on left (3), step back on right (&), step back on left (4) 12.00
5&6 Step back on right (5), step left next to right (&), step forward on right (6) 12.00
7&8 Step forward on left (7), pivot ¼ turn right (&), cross left over right (8) 3.00

9-16 R rumba box, R rocking chair backwards into R coaster cross
1&2 Step right to right side (1), step left next to right (&), step forward on right (2) 3.00
3&4 Step left to left side (3), step right next to left (&), step back on left (4) 3.00
5&6 & Rock back on right (5), recover weight onto left (&), rock forward on right (6), recover weight onto left (&), 3.00
7&8 Step back on right (7), step left next to right (&), cross right over left (8) 3.00

17-24 L side toe strut, R cross toe strut, L side rock cross, R side toe strut, L cross toe strut, R side rock cross
1&2 & Touch left toe to left side (1), drop left heel to floor (&), cross right toe over left (2), drop right heel to floor 3.00
3&4 Rock left to left side (3), recover weight to right (&), cross left over right (4) 3.00
5&6 & Touch right toe to right side (5), drop right heel to floor (&), cross left toe over right (6), drop left heel to floor (&) 3.00
7&8 Rock right to right side (7), recover weight to left (&), cross right over left (8) 3.00

25-32 L side rock cross, ¼ turn and ½ turn left with 'hitch', hip bumps R, hip bumps L
1&2 Rock left to left side (1), recover weight to right (&), cross left over right (2) 3.00
&3&4 Make ¼ turn left as you hitch right knee (&), step back on right (3), make ½ turn left as you hitch left knee (&), step forward on left (4) 6.00
& Hitch right knee (&) 6.00
5&6 Step forward on right as you bump hips forward (5), bump hips back (&), bump hips forward taking weight to right (6) 6.00
7&8 Step forward on left as you bump hips forward (7), bump hips back (&), bump hips forward taking weight to left (8) 6.00