Here are 4 variations on the classic step from the Shim Sham, the pushes. Inspired by tap steps, great dancers, and just our own ideas. Be sure to check out a couple of the clips referenced in the lesson: 

The Spirit Moves - documentary with footage from inside the Savoy Ballroom & more, including an amazing take on the Shim Sham.

James "Blue" Outlaw & Jessica Samuels performing on the Ed Sullivan show

Check out the other videos in our Shim Sham series:


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