It’s Time To Re-Zoom…Read more
Should you resume (or begin) developing a skill? Absolutely! Have you tried doing it on Zoom? It’s different, that’s...
Meet Your Coach: Jessica “The Bolt” Holty!Read more
Jessica Holty has been with Arthur Murray Dance Schools for just over 15 years and started in the Southern...
Meet Your Coach: Bobby Gonzalez!Read more
Roberto “Bobby” Gonzalez has been in love with Arthur Murray since he first walked into a studio in 1981....
Ballroom Dance Lessons for AdultsRead more
Arthur Murray is the place for dance lessons for adults! Did you know the average age of our students...
What Are You Up To This New Year’s Eve?Read more
Can you believe 2018 is almost upon us? Whether that makes you excited or totally bummed out, there is...
Holidays: They’ll Help You Become A Better DancerRead more
The holidays are fast approaching. This means snow-filled drives to see friends and family, lots of food, laughter and...
Quick Thought: The Extras Make The DifferenceRead more
We asked our Master Franchisee, Russ Clark, to share his thoughts on what makes the difference when it comes...
Bob Long: How Dance Will Improve Your Golf Game (& Other Sports)Read more
For those of you who don’t know Bob Long, he’s everything you look for in an Arthur Murray professional:...
Lessons I’ve Learned From The Special OlympicsRead more
Starting in 2017, I wanted to make a bigger impact in my management role, something beyond the normal studio...
5 Ways We Accidentally Sabotage Our Leaders On The Dance FloorRead more
We ladies want the best for our partners on the dance floor. More confidence in him means more fun...
Dance It Off!Read more
I learned early in my dance career that you get more energy from dancing than you put into it....
Meet Your Coach: Bill Jacobson!Read more
Bill Jacobson – the name resonates with Arthur Murray Staff internationally as he has been with the company for...
So, You’re Going Out DancingRead more
Tips and Pointers To Survive Your Night Out When we go out dancing (or maybe just visualize it), we...
Fun Facts About Arthur MurrayRead more
Whether you know about Arthur Murray through his lessons on TV, have stepped foot in one of our studios,...
RPG + Dance?Read more
There exists in this world an incredible category of games called role-playing games, commonly shortened to RPGs. Most, if...
Things I Never Knew About Ballroom DancingRead more
There are many things in life we don’t know. Unanswered questions, untested theories, and a variety of other unknowns....
Trick or Treat! Dance Tips From HalloweenRead more
Halloween: It’s the start of the fall and winter holidays and also promises lots of pumpkins, candy, and costumes...
31 Reasons To Participate in the 31-Day Dance ChallengeRead more
For the month of October, the Arthur Murray studios in Bellevue and Federal Way are doing a 31-Day Dance...
Lessons To Be Learned From A Big EventRead more
Here in the Bellevue, us Arthur Murray-ians (is that what we call ourselves? Is Murray-ers better? Murranes?) just wrapped...
Learning Something New? Stick With It!Read more
When you’re younger, learning new things is required. The newness, the awkwardness, all of it becomes a natural part...
Is Ballroom Dance Truly Timeless?Read more
I think most people fall into the world of ballroom dancing by accident. Sometimes we’re forced into it, other...
Four Tips Only Teachers KnowRead more
4 Helpful Teacher Tips Whether you are looking into starting dance or have spent years taking lessons, chances are...
Two Left Feet And Other MythsRead more
Everyone has misconceptions about ballroom dance before they step foot in a studio. While all of those misconceptions are...
5 Things You Should Stop Doing As A CompetitorRead more
Competitions are by no means a laid back experience. Everyone handles stress differently. All of the blood, sweat, and...
Live LongerRead more
What if I told you that you could get more out of your life and live longer just by...
Pet Peeves In Dance: No More Tip-ToeingRead more
We all have areas in our dancing that need improvement. Fortunately, there are a few things you can be...
Getting Married? Say “I Don’t” To The High School SwayRead more
We’ve all been to the wedding that had everything: a perfect exchange of vows, great reception venue, and mouth-watering...
Dance Like Nobody Is Watching … Because You’re Having Too Much Fun To CareRead more
If you’re any bit like me, every second of your life is filled with music because music is amazing.
Turning Obstacles Into Success Stories: How Dressing Up A Support Beam Will Change Your LifeRead more
Creating Success Most people who come in for lessons tend to be intimidated by the support beam in the...
Watch People & Become A Better DancerRead more
You know how you see a great routine on Dancing With The Stars and think: “Wow! That’s awesome! I...
Ballroom Dancing + Cartoons = Awesomeness!Read more
When it comes to Disney movies, be you a casual watcher or a die-hard fan, there’s something for everyone.
Put Down Your Phone & Pick Up The Fun!Read more
Back when I was small (okay, smaller… #shortpeopleproblems), I lived by the quote: “Dance like nobody’s watching”.
It’s OK – Dancing With Other People Won’t Kill You!Read more
So, you’re new to this whole dancing thing. It’s scary, you like your comfort zone, and let’s be honest
5 Ways To Take Your Leading From Dum-Dum To Yum-Yum In SecondsRead more
This day and age, chivalry is an art form that has been completely lost.
Five Common Anxieties A New Dancer Can OvercomeRead more
Being in the ballroom dance business has taught me a lot about human nature.
An Ode to Foot PositionsRead more
Whether or not you’re taking lessons, you may have heard of a mysterious thing called “foot positions”.
5 Dance Phrases to Help You Get More Out Of Your DancingRead more
Be they catchy and well-loved or used and abused
5 Excuses People Use That Keep Them From Their Best Possible (dance) Life.Read more
Let’s face it. Many times the thought of starting something new, adding in something new, affording something new can...
Four Ways Dancing Can Spice Up Your RelationshipRead more
Dancing has many benefits ranging from an enjoyable bit of exercise and boosting your self-confidence
Watch It: Movies That’ll Put You In The Dancing MoodRead more
At some point in your day/week/month, there’s nothing better than popping in a good movie, right?
5 Reasons Why The Dance Floor Is The Best Place to Meet New PeopleRead more
Match.com, eHarmony, and Tinder – what do they have in common?
Top 5 Must-Have Dances to Increase Your Sex AppealRead more
This new year, shake a little spice into your dance program by checking out our top five must-have dances...
10 Tips for the Best Showcase EverRead more
We know that Showcase can be a lot to handle, but below are 10 tips on how to have...
Four “Funny” Things Students Have Said To MeRead more
Teaching dance for more than 30 years has exposed me to a variety of wonderful students and interesting conversations.
How A Super Woman Can Become A Super FollowRead more
You’ve discovered dancing, and you love it! So empowering, beautiful, and MUCH bigger than something you can create on...
Need a Brain Boost? Try Dancing!Read more
‘Dancing With The Stars’ may be the closest you get to a ballroom any given week, but you’ve probably...
From Us to You; Arthur Murray Bellevue, 2016.Read more
Dear Students and Fellow Dance Enthusiasts,
Winter Showcase 2015Read more
We laughed, we danced, we twirled in circles. Check out Winter Showcase 2015!