Our instructors are carefully selected and thoroughtly 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 dance partners and dance styles.
"We are delighted that
Arthur and Kathryn Murray will now take their place alongside leading dance
figures like George Balanchine, Martha Graham, Gene Kelly and Shirley Temple.
Arthur and Kathryn dedicated their lives to spreading the joy and excitement of
ballroom dance to millions around the world, and this is a much deserved
honor",¯ said Thomas D. Murdock, Vice President Marketing and Promotions for
Arthur Murray International, Inc.
Click here to see vintage footage from the Arthur
Murray Dance Party television show, one of the most popular television shows of
that era, and hosted by Arthur and Kathryn.
Today, Arthur Murray
International is known around the world as the most prominent social dance
entertainment company, with more than 200 franchised locations in countries on
six continents, including America, Canada, Brazil, Italy, Germany, Jordan,
Israel, Egypt, South Africa, Japan, Hong Kong, Australia and Puerto Rico. The
Arthur Murray Franchised Dance Studios continue a tradition of more than 94
years in teaching the world to dance.
Arthur Murray instructors
are found outside the studios also - on
movie sets, backstage on Broadway and partnering with major entertainers and
movie companies to promote dancing. Whenever a movie involves social dance, Arthur
Murray instructors are on the scene. Arthur Murray International has been
involved in teaching and promoting TV shows like Dancing With The Stars,
Ballroom Bootcamp and
's Ballroom Challenge . The July issue of National
Geographic magazine explores the incredible popularity of social
dancing in America today, taking a close look at what we dance, and why.
Several generations are
being swept up in the new excitement. Public and private schools across the
country have discovered that ballroom dance is a great addition to their phys
ed departments. Parents love the confidence and discipline that ballroom dance
lessons give their kids. Couples of all ages love the time they spend together
on the dance floor, enjoying a low-impact workout and a shared goal. Singles
find the social aspect of dance lessons adds to their confidence and gives them
a boost with members of the opposite sex.
For more information
on the history of Arthur Murray Dance Studios, CLICK HERE
Arthur Murray has a strong presence in the dance community all over the world. Our network of studios in Australia has recently created a national website. To see what's going on with Arthur Murray on the other side of the world, visit arthurmurray.com.au