Cha Cha Cha Moves – Class 005 – Beginner Moves

We demonstrate three easy-to-follow moves for you to learn each week, including lead-and-follow instructions and timing. You will become more confident and proficient as you build up the number of moves you know.

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Cha Cha Cha Basic Moves – Natural Opening Out Movement, Reverse Top, Underarm Turn Right

LEVEL: Beginner
STYLE: Cha Cha Cha
The lady will have been led slightly to the mans right side to create the necessary space for the Natural Opening Out Movement, a widening of the mans right arm along with the lowering of the left hand at the start. A rotation to the left is needed to lead the Reverse Top which continues to turn left throughout the five steps, it is important to keep the centre of the turn around the mans left foot. Be sure to decelerate in order to maintain good balance before the next figure. The normal hold needs to be more compact and the bodies in contact during the Reverse Top.

Cha Cha Week 005 Class – Videos

Dance lessons are delivered by two video tutorials for each class. One video demonstrates three moves, and one shows how to put those moves together in a dance to music. (This class is for members – please Join the Site for access to all the classes).

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Example of how to put the 3 moves together to make a dance. Music was by DJ Ice “Dont Start Now” if you want to play the tune to dance to and practice. (There is no sound due to copyright).

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