Shim Sham Dance

$60 ($55 members) · 60 minutes · Weekly for 3 weeks

The Shim Sham is a dance that originated in the late 1920s. It is a particular tap dance routine that is regarded as the tap dancer’s national anthem. Since than, there have been many different variations. Reggio “The Hoofer” McLaughlin will be teaching a three-part series on his variation of the shim sham, on Sunday, January 14, 21, and 28, 2018.


Some familiarity with tap.

Special Info

Participants must sign up for all three dates of this workshop series.

Class Schedules and Availability

The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000