Collegiate Shag Fundamentals

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Collegiate Shag: Patterns & Footwork

4-week group course with Paolo

Mondays at 8:30-9:30pm

Today Collegiate Shag is a favorite to see performed on the swing dance circuits. We’ll take the best lead/follow patterns and demonstrate how to incorporate them into your Collegiate Shag repertoire. The basic footwork & patterns are fun and easy to learn.

  • Correct frame, Body posture and Hand positioning
  • Closed, Open, Diagonal and Side-by-side position
  • Tap variations in the basic step, Step taps, Step holds, Pull kicks, Double Kicks
  • Outside Turns released and connected, Passes (Pass Byes), The Swing-A-Roo (Merry Go Round), And more