Shim Sham

Dancing the Shim Sham has become a tradition in many of the clubs and dance halls where people are swing dancing today. It is a jazz dance, done in a line, that has the look and feel of a classy tap dance. You can learn it, even if you’ve never danced a step of tap in your life!

https://youtu.be/bjfM4Wrj9UI

Shim sham
Break step
Pushes
Tacky Annie’s
Break step
Half break
Break step
Half break
Break step
Mess around
From the top without the break steps – just strike a pose!
Boogie back
Boogie forward
Boogie back
Shorty George
Boogie back
Shorty George
Grab the nearest partner and dance the rest of the song