Tag Archives: Shag

2013: The Year of Social Shag

“You’re out, you’re out”. Anyone who has danced Collegiate Shag has surely heard this; and whilst more experienced dancers can learn techniques to hide, and quickly recover from the cheese grater or “Urout” moments; it can all to soon disincentivise … Continue reading

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Collegiate Class Summer Skool

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Shag It! German Weekender in May 2011

One of our aims is to publicise Shag events worldwide that UK Shag fans may be interested in. Our first is hot off the press from Munich. This weekend at the end of May 2011 has the admirable aspiration of … Continue reading

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Awakening Collegiate Shag

Tony Fraser is a dancer and instructor from New York.  He is a major proponent of single time shag (if you don’t know what that is, don’t worry I’ll explain in a later post). Here is Tony and Jamie Shannon … Continue reading

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History of Shag

Peter Logins  Blog “The Jassdancer” has an excellent history of Collegiate Shag, and is recommended reading for anyone interested in learning more about jazz music and dance history.

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