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NEON ROSE
Count: 32. Wall: 2. Level: Improver
Choreographer: Karen Tripp (Canada) Music: Neon Rose by Mel Tillis


INTRO: Starts on the word “rose” as soon as lyrics begin with “She’s … a … rose”
Sequence: A, A, TAG, B, A, TAG – A, A, TAG (plus hold) – A, A, TAG, B, A, TAG - A(1-16), TAG

PART A
HEEL STRUT, HEEL STRUT, HEEL, HOOK, HEEL, TOUCH

1-4   Step R heel forward, Drop toe to floor, Step R heel forward, Drop toe to floor
5-8   Touch R heel forward 45° right, Cross R in front of L shin, Touch R heel forward 45° right, Touch R beside L

STEP, TOGETHER, STEP, SCUFF, VINE LEFT, TOUCH
1-4   Step R forward, Step L beside R, Step R forward, Scuff L heel
5-8   Step L to left, Step R behind L, Step L to left, Touch R beside L

MONTEREY 1/4 RIGHT, MONTERAY 1/4 RIGHT
1-4   Point R to right, Turn ¼ right step R beside L, Point L to left, Step L beside R
5-8   Point R to right, Turn ¼ right step R beside L, Point L to left, Step L beside R

STEP, TOGETHER, STEP, TOUCH, STEP, TOGETHER, STEP, SCUFF
1-4   Step R forward, Step L beside R, Step R forward, Scuff L
5-8   Step L forward, Step R beside L, Step L forward, Scuff R

PART B
VINE RIGHT 1/2, HITCH, VINE LEFT, HITCH

1-4   Step R to right, Step L behind, Turn ½ right step on R, Hitch L knee
5-8   Step L to left, Step R behind L, Step L to left, Hitch R knee

EXTENDED VINE, CROSS
1-4   Step R to right, Step L behind R, Step R to right, Cross L over R
5-8   Step R to right, Step L behind R, Step R to right, Cross L over R

TAG
SIDE, TOUCH, SIDE, TOUCH

1-4   Step R to right, Touch L beside R. Step L to left, Touch R beside L.
*After the third Tag, hold for 2 beats, as there is a pause in the music