Intermediate Shag Lessons:
($5 per class or free for RSC Members)
6:30 - 7:30 p.m. on Tuesdays
Week 1: The Lean
Week 2: The Belly Roll
Week 3: The Boogie Walk
Week 4: The Pivot
RSC "Carolina Shag"
See below for Shag demo videos, Instructors' Gallery, containing pictures and e-mail links to most of our Shag & Line Dance Instructors and the content of our Beginner & Intermediate lesson program.
This page was last updated on: 1/12/2019
All Lessons Are Held at VISIONS in the Doubletree Hotel by Hilton - Koger South.
RSC has had a rich and successful history of amateur dance teams and contestants, including National Shag Champions & winners of many regional shag and open swing dance contests. Click here for more!
Phillip Mitchell & Diane Jessie
Pro Shag Instruction Video Resources
WHAT DOES the SHAG LOOK LIKE?
Use this link to download a demo video, compliments of ShagAtlanta's web site, (playback with Windows Media Player) by multi-time national champions Charlie Womble & Jackie McGee
Use the links below to download short video clips (approx 2.5 - 3 Mb @) from past CSA shag contests of some of Shag's greatest contemporary dancers, including:
Sheila Parker &
learning The Stroll from Carolyn Reade
Dinky Slaughter & Barb White
Finding CSA Shag Contests on YouTube.Com: Click Here
Jane Renger & Sid Strawderman
Sherry Beck & Doug Strother
Glenda Harris & Henry Geisz
Sheila Parker &
Stephanie & Kendall
Beginner Shag Lessons:
6:30 - 7:30 pm on Thursdays, free to the public
Week 1: The History of Shag, About the Club & The Basic
Week 2: The Start, Female & Male Underarm Turns
Week 3: The 1/2 Turn, Trail Pass, Front Prep and Back Prep
Week 4: The Sugarfoot & Technique Review
(Series Review DVD Available for sale for $10)
Line Dance Classes:
2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 7:30 - 8:00 pm (unless otherwise scheduled).
2019 Sunday Shag Jams: Shag Workshops & Social
Location: Club Midway, 7514 Lee Davis Rd, Mechanicsville, VA 23111
- 2:00 - 2:30 pm, Junior Shag Class for kids & teenagers
- 2:30 - 4:00 pm: Adult Shag Class (juniors welcome)
- 4:00 - 6:00 pm: Social shag dancing (juniors welcome)
DJ: Gary Harman
Instructors: To be Announced