Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and don’t you dare think about getting her another box of chocolates or bouquet of a dozen red roses. Step up your romance game this year and really wow your partner with a unique and creative gift she’ll love.

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Live the dream with your date this Valentine’s Day by winning Arthur Murray’s Dream Date Giveaway! We’ll be giving one lucky winning couple 3 private dance lessons at Arthur Murray, $150 at Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse, AND a dozen roses delivered to the door of your Valentine! Enter now for your chance to win over $600 worth of prizes!

 

How to Enter our Valentine’s Dream Date Giveaway:

Our Winner Will Receive the Following Prize:

  • 3 Private Dance Lessons*
  • $150 gift card for dinner at Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse
  • a dozen roses delivered to the address of your choice
*If prize winner is already a current Arthur Murray student, his or her account will receive credit equal to 3 additional dance lessons.
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Editor's note: This post was originally published in October 2014 and has been updated and revamped for accuracy.

Let’s face it, ladies, people who don’t understand dancing think it’s just for girls. It’s not true. It’s not fair. But together we’re the only ones who can change that perception. How do we do it? By dragging the fantastic men in our lives to dance lessons and letting them experience how great dancing is for themselves! But how?

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Editor's note: This blog was originally posted in October 2014 and has been updated and revamped for accuracy.

“Marriage Insurance” is what we call dance lessons at our studios. It’s good for a laugh, but is it true? One divorce lawyer thinks so.

Marriages turn sour for all sorts of reasons, and if you flick through some of our other blog posts you’ll find ample reasons to try dancing to fix all sorts of life issues. What is most important for married couples, however, is teamwork. In this, Lloyd Platt of Great Britain agrees.

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Finding the right partner to work with—whether you’re working on a job project, in a relationship, or dancing—can be tricky and difficult. So what exactly should you look for in a ballroom dance partner? We have eight things to look for in a ballroom dance partner to make your time on the dance floor that much better.

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Editor's note: This post was originally published in October 2014 and has been updated and revamped for accuracy.

So you’ve finally worked up the courage to enter into the world of nightclub dancing. You’ve had some lessons, psyched yourself up for a great night out, rallied your friends and embarked out for your first big adventure! You’re nervous, but optimistic, and you harbor a few hopes that you might even meet someone special. Congratulations! This is a huge step!

Nightclub dancing, you’ll find, is much like an Arthur Murray Dance Party. There are loads of people socializing and you never know when someone will pull you out to dance. Your training has prepared you to accept the hand of any stranger interested in taking you for a spin, but even so there are still a few things to remember when you’re out in the real world.

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What is the most common activity for date night? If your answer is dinner and a movie, you’re right! What if I told you your date night could get a whole lot more fun and exciting?! Here are a couple of date night ideas if you live near Denville, NJ  that could spice things up.

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Editor's note: This post was originally published in April 2015 and has been updated and revamped for accuracy.

Congratulations! You're engaged! Now you have so many things to do and plan––it  feels overwhelming! Right?! 

Well, let's talk about it. All your life you've dreamed about the Big Day: your beautiful princess dress, Cinderella shoes, big ballroom, flowers, your family and friends, food, dancing, fun... Where to start?

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How many times have we compromised with our loved ones in order to do something we want? Countless, right? Well, for those who think that conceding to take dance lessons is taking time away from working on your golf swing, you’re mistaken. It can actually improve your golf swing!

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What are 10 reason to take dance classes?

Editor's note: This was originally posted in April 2015 and has been updated and revamped for accuracy.

Dancing is all the rage these days. Dancers are all over television, in movies, and out in the streets in flash mobs and performance art pieces. You can go to theatres and see dancers telling stories, or head on over to your local dance studio and see dancers training for social and competitive events! Why is everyone doing it? Here are the top 10 reasons:

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