We also offer a instructional "notebook" produced by the Northern Virginia Shag Club for . The Club has almost 100 members, with a mixture of married couples, dating couples, long-time single friends, and club newcomers, both as singles and in couples.
Kevin and Antoinette, a married couple in Philadelphia, are out to dinner with their two little girls.The Shag is danced in a "slot", with the partners moving in accordian fashion, rather than in a circle or side-to side.The Shag is distinct from many of the Swing dances because of more intricate footwork and the overall smoothness and flow which gives the dance a graceful, effortless look.Some of our members and guests also hand dance, some jitterbug, some West Coast Swing, and some line dance. Tush Push, Continental, Bus Stop, Electric Slide, etc.).Our instruction program however, focuses on the Carolina Shag and selected line dances.