Shag dancing refers to a group of swing related dances including St. Louis, Collegiate and Carolina shag. Still, each of these dance has its own regional characteristics and style. In this article, we will cover the history, characteristics and music for each style of the shag dancing. Also, we will include a variety of performance video clips for each style.

Shag Atlanta 2013 Summer Workshop

Spotlight dance by Charlie Womble & Jackie McGee

Shag Dance History

St. Louis Shag

Rock That Swing Festival 2015

Christian & Jenny  St. Louis shag showcase

Collegiate Shag

Rock That Swing Festival 2013

Stephen & Chandrae Collegiate Shag Showcase

Carolina Shag Dancing

Carolina Shag @ Grand Nationals 2014

Brennar Goree & Autumn Jones

Shag Dancing Music