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Staging Suggestions

ON DVD "Step By Step" #27431

HURRICANE GO AWAY

by Jay Althouse

Positioning:

Part I vs. Part II. Decorate stage w/palm trees, beach balls, etc.

   

INTRO

Roll arms 3X to R (Vol. 2, 124), end w/snap and 90 arms (Vol. 1,100) w/R hand up, repeat L. 90 R, 90L, then use piano rhythm for quick 90 R, L, R.

VERSE 1

 

MEAS. 5

Pick student to play "weatherman" who mouths lines and may point to map. Others form a TV picture frame around him or lean away.

 

M11: R index to L shoulder, then point way out to R on away.

 

M12: cymbal claps front (wipe hands) using rhythm R, L, R, L.

CHORUS I

M13: facing R diagonal, unroll body/shoulders back then over. Repeat facing L. Repeat facing front.

 

M19: R index to L shoulder and point out on away.

   
 

M20: use piano rhythm for 90 arms R, L, R.

MEAS. 21

Roll arms to R 3X, end w/snap and 90 arms w/R hand up. Switch to L and R using piano rhythm. Repeat L.

VERSE 2

 

MEAS. 25

Pulse R shoulder in (Vol. 1, 52) 4X .

 

M27: facing L, tell secret w/R hand up to L of mouth.

 

M29: flip R palm out to side, then L (Vol. 2, 84), lift, lower.

 

M31: R index in then out, cymbal claps as before.

CHORUS II

M33: repeat as before, but add jazz hands circling up and down.

VERSE 3

 

MEAS. 45

Look L to R 4X w/R above eyes (Vol. 2, 86).

 

M47: hook your hands together front and make waves!

 

M49: R fist back, then hit L palm over L shoulder 2X, repeat.

 

M51: as before.

CHORUS III

M53: Repeat as before, but jazz hands land on chest in awe!

VERSE 4

 

MEAS. 65

Shake R index to R 4X (Vol. 2, 108).

 

M67: L hitchhike over L shoulder 4X (Vol. 1, 140 top row).

 

M69: drive own car or get in with others (Vol. 1, 68).

 

M71: R index in then out, cymbal claps as before.

CHORUS IV

M73: repeat as before, but hands land on face in amazement.

CHORUS V

M81: all go wild in the hurricane winds (rise and fall).

 

M87: R index in then out, 90 L, R, L.

 

M89: L index in then out, 90 R, L, R.

 

M91: both index cross to opp. shoulder then out.

 

M92: raise both fists 3X low to high (Vol. 2, 121 - groups 2 & 3).

 

2-Part, Level 1.....18639

SoundTrax CD.....18640

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