The Raven
TYPE: 4 Wall line danceRATING: Intermediate
COUNT:40STEPS:44
CHOREOGRAPHED BY: Gloria Johnson
MUSIC:"Living In Black And White" by Eddie Raven
or any other Eddy Raven cha cha!
NOTE: 

Gloria choreographed both Cajun Feet and The Raven at the request of Eddy Raven's management. Both songs are from Eddy Raven's CD "Livin' In Black & White".

STEP DESCRIPTION:

RIGHT SIDE STEPS, SIDE ROCK, CROSS-OVER CHA CHA
1,2       Step RIGHT to right side; cross-step LEFT behind Right;
3,4       Step RIGHT to right side; cross-step LEFT behind Right;
5,6       Rock-step RIGHT to right side; rock onto LEFT to left side;
7&8     Cross-step RIGHT over Left; step LEFT to left side; cross-step RIGHT over Left.

LEFT SIDE STEPS, SIDE ROCK, CROSS-OVER CHA CHA
9,10     Step LEFT to left side; cross-step RIGHT behind Left;
11,12   Step LEFT to left side; cross-step RIGHT behind Left;
13,14   Rock-step LEFT to left side; rock onto RIGHT to right side;
15&16  Cross-step LEFT over Right; step RIGHT to right side; cross-step LEFT over Right.

SIDE TOUCHES W. 1/4 TURNS
17,18  Touch RIGHT toe to right side; turning 1/4 right, slide RIGHT foot to Left 
19,20  Touch LEFT toe to left side; turning 1/4 right, slide LEFT foot to Right 
21,22  Touch RIGHT toe to right side; turning 1/4 right, slide RIGHT foot to Left 
23,24  Touch LEFT toe to left side; turning 1/4 right, slide LEFT foot to Right 

ROCK-STEPS W. TURNING CHA CHA'S
25,26   Rock-step RIGHT foot back; rock forward onto LEFT;
27&28  Turning 3/4 left, cha cha stepping RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT (will be facing 3:00);
29,30   Rock-step LEFT foot back; rock forward onto RIGHT;
31&32  Turning 1/2 right, cha cha stepping LEFT, RIGHT, LEFT.

TOE "SWEEPS"
33,34   Touch RIGHT toe forward, slightly right; draw a small circle from front to back
           w. RIGHT toe (bend knees slightly as you step down on Right);
35,36   Straightening knees, touch LEFT toe forward, slightly left; draw a small circle
           from front to back w. LEFT toe (bend knees slightly as you step down on Left);
37,38   Straightening knees, touch RIGHT toe forward, slightly left; draw a small circle from front to back w.
           RIGHT toe (bend knees slightly as you step down on Right);
39,40   Straightening knees, touch LEFT toe forward, slightly left; draw a small circle from front to back w.
           LEFT toe (bend knees slightly as you step down on Left).

BEGIN DANCE AGAIN
ADDED TO THE ARCHIVES:   14 APR 2000
Dance Copyright remains with choreographer named above. Step description layout Copyright 1994 - 2016 CrackerBilly LLC dba Country Time Dance Lines. Permission is given by Country Time Dance Lines to copy and teach as long as nothing is altered.
CHOREOGRAPHER CONTACT INFORMATION:
Gloria Johnson  (Updated 10 APR 2013)
Phone:(386) 218-4228
Address:Country Time Dance Lines; 2403 Lake Tiny Road, Deltona, FL 32738
Email: gloriaj@country-time.com    OR  gloriaj@cfl.rr.com
Website: http://www.gloriajohnson.us  AND www.country-time.com