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What to Expect from Your First Arthur Murray Medal Ball Experience – Questions Answered!

Posted by Igor K on Oct 9, 2016 10:39:01 PM

     When wondering if you should go to your first Arthur Murray event, it can feel intimidating.  You have now gotten the basics of moving down but still may not feel comfortable dancing in front of people who you have never met before, especially professionals that will be giving you feedback.  

     Luckily, Arthur Murray Medal Ball is the perfect first dance event experience for new dancers. It is a celebration of dance and your individual accomplishments as a student, whether that’s learning the very first step of a new dance or graduating into Gold Level!
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Topics: New Students, Dance Advice, Events

The Ultimate Guide to a Perfect First Wedding Dance - Part 1

Posted by Igor K on Jun 24, 2016 7:22:23 PM


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Topics: Wedding, New Students

Dance With Every Lead and FEEL Great

Posted by Igor K on Jun 17, 2016 2:00:00 PM


  When it comes to ballroom dancing, it is much like everyday life. You will encounter many types of leads along the way, ranging from soft, or barely there, to firm or assertive.

     The key is being prepared for the variety of partners available to you so that you never sit out a dance. Don't forget that the newest dance lead in the room may become one of the greatest in no time, so you want to be supportive of your fellow dancers every step of the way!

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Topics: New Students, Dance Advice

What Wedding Couples Forget To Do...Until It's Too Late

Posted by Igor K on Jun 14, 2016 6:36:34 PM

     Whether you are getting married in a couple of months or have been married for over ten years, you know there are always big events throughout the year that will have music and a dance floor.

     If you are getting married, the first dance does not need to be a Dancing With The Stars, but it should be just as important as your flowers, invitations, catering and music. Here are few things to know what wedding couples forget to do, until it's too late.

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Topics: Wedding, Dance Advice

5 Facts About Arthur Murray Dance Festival

Posted by Igor K on Apr 26, 2016 12:45:53 AM

Arthur Murray Dance Festival is six special themed parties that relate to the theme of the Festival. Every Friday during the festival, every Arthur Murray Dance studio is decorated and your teacher dressed in a fun costume. Every spring this six week activity contest called  "International Dance Festival" is held at every Arthur Murray Dance Studio.  Here are 5 facts about Arthur Murray Dance Festival.

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Topics: New Students, Events

6 Questions For Arthur Murray Dance Coach: Lola Valair

Posted by Igor K on Mar 10, 2016 5:06:45 PM

     Every Arthur Murray school brings the most qualified dance coaches in the business. Many of them have traveled the globe as champions and teachers to bring their talents and dance wisdom to you. 

     They possess the highest levels of dance knowledge and the ability to communicate that knowledge in a creative way to vast amounts of people.

     Lola Valair is truly one of the great dance coaches in the Arthur Murray world today. To understand what Lola can do for your dancing, we recommend a coaching lesson with her.

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Topics: Consultants, New Students

5 Benefits Why Your Kids Need Ballroom Dancing

Posted by Igor K on Feb 12, 2016 8:25:54 PM

How can your kids benefit from taking ballroom dance lessons?

All parents want to see their children healthy, developed and with ambitious personalities. Nowadays there are many of activities from your kids to choose from. One of them is kids ballroom dancing.

Ballroom dancing for kids - it is a fun, beautiful and enjoyable hobby. It represents the art and sport at the same time. Dance classes are universal and equally valuable for both girls and boys. So why do the kids need to learn how to dance?

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Topics: New Students

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