The Shim Sham was originally a Tap Dance choreographed by Leonard Reed called The Shim Sham Shimmy. Swing Dancers got a hold of it and took out the taps. Swing Dancers everywhere know the Shim Sham as taught by Frankie Manning and his students. I learned this version of the Shim Sham directly from Frankie [...]
Tips and Tops present their Hat Trick Shim Sham for you to learn and perform. If you perform the routine, send me a link and we will give you a “T” name and induct you into the Club for Tricksters. Below is a playlist of the 12 parts as we break it down.