Al and Leon Shim Sham

Ann and Ryan show a version of The Al and Leon Shim Sham also known as the Savoy Shim Sham.

This is a version that the famous Savoy dancers Al Minns and Leon James danced.

Teachers: Ann Mony and Ryan Calloway
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Hat Trick Shim Sham part 12

Tips and Tops show the twelfth and final part of the Hat Trick Shim Sham.

The steps in this video are:
– ?
– Hat tricks

Follow the instructions in the video.

Teachers: Kevin St. Laurent & Shesha Marvin
http://hotclubstomp.com/members/shesha-marvin/ and www.KevinStLaurent.com

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Hat Trick Shim Sham part 11

Tips and Tops show the eleventh part of the Hat Trick Shim Sham.

The steps in this video are:
– Around the world charleston
– Hat tricks

Follow the instructions in the video.

Teachers: Kevin St. Laurent & Shesha Marvin
http://hotclubstomp.com/members/shesha-marvin/ and www.KevinStLaurent.com

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Hat Trick Shim Sham part 9

Tips and Tops show the ninth part of the Hat Trick Shim Sham.

The steps in this video are:
– Jump charleston
– Hat trick

Follow the instructions in the video.

Teachers: Kevin St. Laurent & Shesha Marvin
http://hotclubstomp.com/members/shesha-marvin/ and www.KevinStLaurent.com

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Hat Trick Shim Sham part 8

Tips and Tops show the eight part of the Hat Trick Shim Sham.

The steps in this video are:
– Eagle slide
– Hat tricks

Follow the instructions in the video.

Teachers: Kevin St. Laurent & Shesha Marvin
http://hotclubstomp.com/members/shesha-marvin/ and www.KevinStLaurent.com

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Hat Trick Shim Sham part 7

Tips and Tops show the seventh part of the Hat Trick Shim Sham.

The steps in this video are:
– Fall of the log
– Hat tricks

Follow the instructions in the video.

Teachers: Kevin St. Laurent & Shesha Marvin
http://hotclubstomp.com/members/shesha-marvin/ and www.KevinStLaurent.com

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Hat Trick Shim Sham part 6

Tips and Tops show the sixth part of the Hat Trick Shim Sham.

The steps in this video are:
– Rubber knees

Follow the instructions in the video.

Teachers: Kevin St. Laurent & Shesha Marvin
http://hotclubstomp.com/members/shesha-marvin/ and www.KevinStLaurent.com

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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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Shim Sham performed with music and counts

Patrick and Natasha show the Shim Sham routine counted out (part 8 of the teaching sequence).

In the video Patrick shows (filmed from behind) how to fully perform the Shim Sham with music. He is also counting so it’s easier to follow. You can check this video before you start learning the Shim Sham or when you are done, to practice the steps together with the teacher.

Teachers: Patrick Szmidt and Natasha Ouimet

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

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

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Boogie Back, Boogie Forward and Shorty George

Patrick and Natasha show the Shim Sham routine part 7. In this sequence they explain how to perform boogie back, boogie forward and shorty george.

Boogie Back, Boogie Forward and Shorty George: an easy and fun part to perform but it’s good to know the sequence correctly so you don’t end up going on the wrong side of the dance floor.

Teachers: Patrick Szmidt and Natasha Ouimet

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

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

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