The Dean Collins Shim Sham

Sheila Suarez de Flores and Austin Flores show a breakdown of the Dean Collins Shim Sham a famous variation of the Shim Sham Jazz Routine.

Breakdown

Run through

The moves in this video are:
– Shim sham step.
– Full break (with or without kick ball changes).
– Cross overs also known as pushovers.
– Tackie Annies.
– Half breaks.
– Transition step.
– Suzy Qs.
– Inverted suzy qs.
– Stomp off.
– Cross in fronts.
– Shorty George with tick tocks.
– Tabby the Cat.
– Cross behinde.
– Savoy Charleston.
– Pimp walk.

Follow the instructions in the video.

Teachers: Sheila Suarez de Flores and Austin Flores
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Shim Sham – full routine

Patrick and Natasha show the Shim Sham routine danced to the music (part 9 of the teaching sequence.).

The full Shim Sham routine danced to music. The moves are:

  • shim sham step
  • full break step
  • pushes and cross overs
  • tackey annie
  • full break
  • half break
  • Then the whole routine is reapeted with freezes instead of the full breaks
  • Shim Sham ends with boogie back, boogie forward and shorty george
  • At the end usually people will start dancing socially with each other until the end of the song

Teachers: Patrick Szmidt and Natasha Ouimet

Youtube Channel:
http://www.youtube.com/user/PatrickAndNatasha

The song this routine is often danced to is either “Tain’t What You Do” by Billy May or “The Shim Sham Song” by The Bill Elliott Swing Orchestra

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Learn the Shim Sham steps

Patrick and Natasha show the Shim Sham routine part 1.

The Shim Sham routine starts with the shim sham step and then a full break

Teachers: Patrick Szmidt and Natasha Ouimet

Youtube Channel:
http://www.youtube.com/user/PatrickAndNatasha

The song this routine is often danced to is either “Tain’t What You Do” by Billy May or “The Shim Sham Song” by The Bill Elliott Swing Orchestra

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