A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE ARTHUR MURRAY STUDIOS
HOW STUDENTS ARE TAUGHT
The majority of students who come to an Arthur Murray Dance Studio are interested in becoming good social dancers and our medalist programs will help you achieve that goal. If competitive dancing (dance sport) is your desire, Arthur Murray Dance Studios can train you in the latest technique, steps and styles. Indeed, we boast some of the top competitive couples in the world today.
Our instructors are carefully selected and thoroughly trained in the exclusive Arthur Murray teaching method. This assures you the finest instruction in dancing. You will have a regular dance teacher who will be responsible for your progress. Periodically, you will have exchange lessons with other teachers which will give you experience and practice in adapting to a variety of partners and dance styles.
During your one-on-one private lessons, you will receive personalized instruction that will help you achieve your goals in dancing. Your instructor will spend the time necessary on technique, styling and general dance improvement. An up-to-date record of everything you have learned will also be kept as part of your instruction.
Group Lessons are an important addendum to your private instruction. They give you the opportunity to dance with a variety of partners, develop good dance habits and meet other students in the studio.
We hold scheduled dance parties (practice sessions) for all of our students. These practice parties are held on a weekly basis. You will have fun dancing with the instructors and other students in a relaxed and comfortable environment. This gives you the opportunity to practice and try out all of the new dance skills that you?ve learned in your Private and Group Lessons.