Popular TV shows like So You Think you can Dance and Dancing with the Stars may make ballroom dance seem like the hot new thing. However, ballroom dancing has been popular all over the world for decades!Read More
If you're preparing for your own wedding, there's a chance you might be looking back at old family wedding albums. Most of our grandparents were well versed in dancing, as it was a primary way they might have socialized as young people. So their first wedding dance was probably a breeze.Read More
When you think about line dancing, what’s the first thing that pops into your head? Is it cowgirls and cowboys two-stepping to the sounds of twangy country music? Or, do you see visions of the Electric Slide and Macarena? Regardless of who you picture dancing, you probably see huge smiles all around. That’s because no matter how you define line dancing, it’s a whole lotta fun!Read More
Have you always wanted to dance but swear you have two left feet? Well, we've got some great news for you! While many social dances are romantic and elegant, Swing is just plain fun! There's no right and wrong. No one worries about making a mistake when they are out on the dance floor with friends. The atmosphere is happy and electric.Read More
When it comes to buying something special for Mother’s Day, you’ve got an online world of ideas at your fingertips. But, the one thing you want for your mom, more than anything else, is to put a smile on her face. You want your gift to make her happy!Read More
Are you still waiting to check "learn the cha cha" off of your New Year's Resolutions list? If your dance lesson daydreams are on hold because of a multitude of excuses, it's time to stop hesitating. For every excuse, there is a reason to rumba, fox trot, waltz and more.Read More
Interested in taking ballroom dance lessons? Lucky for you, dance training can be a fun and exciting hobby that can bring you many different benefits from losing weight to making friends! Moreover, at Arthur Murray’s Charleston studio, we invite you to get involved for FREE!Read More
Nine out of 10 people absolutely love chocolate. In fact, statistically speaking, more than 50 percent of all the people in the world say they “cannot live” without eating chocolate every day.Read More
the Magic of Ballroom Dance
Ballroom dancing is a dynamic, exciting activity, filled with a rich history. Have you ever wondered about the different types of ballroom dances and where they originated? Read on to find about some fun facts about your favorite dances!Read More
Ready to get started? Join Arthur Murray on Saturday, April 8, at The Green Goat for an exciting dinner/dance that's sure to convince you Salsa is your ticket to fun and new friends! Enjoy a delicious dinner and then join us for a Free one-hour Salsa dance class at 8 p.m.Read More
What do you think of when you hear someone mention the Hustle? Does an image of John Travolta moving effortlessly across a technicolor dance floor in Saturday Night Fever spring to mind? Maybe you associate the Hustle with bell-bottoms and shaggy hair.Read More
Your wedding day is almost here, and you are doing the best you can to make it the day of your dreams. The dress is tailored, the bridesmaids have all come together, and the reception is set to go off without a hitch. What about the father daughter dance?Read More
Whether you're looking to rumba, tango, jive, or swing, ballroom dancing lessons are a great way to get moving for adults of any age or experience level. Some people feel nervous or intimidated before their first lesson, but there's no need! Here are some tips on what you can expect from your first class.Read More
Flowers. Chocolates. A nice card. All perfectly acceptable gifts for Valentine's Day. But don't you want to WOW your love this year?Read More
Ballroom dance is incredibly dynamic, just like you! Ever wonder what ballroom dance describes you and your personality? Take our quiz to find out!Read More
physical and mental benefits of ballroom dancingRead More
The First Dance
Planning a wedding in 2017 is a lot different than it was even 10 years ago. Social media has put weddings in the spotlight. Sites like Pinterest give us a gateway to everything weddings. Boards on centerpieces, gowns, flowers, music. You name it, it’s there. And sites like YouTube allow us to experience these beautiful weddings as if we were actually an invited guest. Some of our favorite videos to watch: THE FIRST DANCE!Read More
Owner JR Duncan has brought Arthur Murray to Charleston with its newest location on 1300 Savannah Highway.
The grand opening is only days away and as Duncan says, “Arthur Murray is so much more than what you expect.”
This is the NEW and improved Arthur Murray, not the one you imagine, which is probably a dimly lit room with an older crowd slowly waltzing to unfamiliar ballroom music.
That image is the old Arthur Murray. We introduce you to Arthur Murray 2016!