Frequently Asked Questions
At the Arthur Murray Dance Studio of Raleigh, we'll work with you to pick a plan that best suits you based on your goals, time and desired level of expertise. We offer several levels of dance beginning with a introductory program designed for beginners all the way to our gold standard designed for those wanting to perform in exhibitions. If you'd like to review more information about the different program levels of dance, click here (for contact page).
We receive several inquires about our dance studio. Below we have tried to answer the most common questions asked, if you have additional questions please feel free to contact us at 919-872-8900.
You will be able to begin dancing after your first lesson. The length of your training depends upon how many dances you would like to learn and how proficient you would like to become in each dance.
How much do lessons cost?
Each individual has his or her own goals and motivation for dancing. We will work with you to create a custom package that fits your needs and your budget! Cost usually depends on a number of factors; how proficient you want to be; which dances you want to learn; the number of days and weeks in your dance schedule, etc. Ask about our lesson offer for new students! After that, your instructor will recommend the most suitable program so you have better knowledge to make an informed choice.
What types of dances can I learn?
You can learn the very latest steps in any or all social and nightclub dances like Swing, Salsa, Samba, Merengue, Rumba, Cha-Cha, Mambo, Tango, Waltz, Country & more. Check out some of the dances that we teach here at Arthur Murray of Raleigh.
Will my lessons interfere with my busy schedule?
You may take lessons any time you wish. We have Arthur Murray professionals available all day and into the evening for your convenience. Our studios are open from 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm each weekday and we offer special group & private lessons on Saturdays. Just call us at 919-872-8900 to schedule a lesson or check out the calendar for upcoming group classes!
What's the benefit of taking dance lessons?
Dancing is the first line of social activity. Good dancing is a lifetime investment in fun, poise, confidence, improved personality and new friends. It is also a superb physical conditioner, providing fun without strenuous effort.
Do you offer any additional activities?
Not only do we provide dance lessons at Arthur Murray of Raleigh, but we engage our students in a variety of 'extra-curricular' activities, outings and special events that you won't find anywhere else.
What activities are included?
- Taking trips to watch or dance in competitions
- Coaching lesson opportunities with top coaches
- Studio 'Night Out' dance parties on the town
- Practice Parties and Guest Parties
- Showcases, Exhibitions, Medal Balls Exclusive dinner and dancing opportunities
- Access to Special Theater events
- Access to Special vacation trips and cruises
Raleigh studio: 919-872-8900
Durham studio: 919-248-0511
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