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Arthur Murray Competitive Dance Program
There are folks that want to wear costumes and dance in front of a judging panel. With Arthur Murray Competitive Dance Program, our certified instructors can put together a personalized dance choreography for you. While most people will gradually work up to some of our exhibition events, others jump right in from the get go. As with everything at Arthur Murray, every competitive dance program can be custom tailored to your learning style, desired skill level, and personal dance goals. Exhibitions and competitions aren’t a requirement for anyone to become a great dancer, but for those that choose to incorporate that into their program find that it takes their hobby to the next level.
Some Interesting Facts:
There are Arthur Murray exhibition events of every shape and size. They are all designed to put your self confidence on the dance floor on the “fast track”. Here are some examples:
- In-Studio Events – they are designed to be a great starting point for students to get used to using their dancing in public. Whether it’s to eventually go to a larger event, or just to work out the kinks of a wedding routine, this is the venue where it usually starts.
- Medal Balls – these are Arthur Murray gala dance events honoring students who “graduate” from one level of their dance program to the next. These events take place at a local hotel and the event will usually finish with a professional show. Medal Balls also afford students the opportunity to enjoy their dancing in a fun and elegant setting. These are open to any skill level and it’s a great way to meet other Arthur Murray students in the area.
- Showcase – is a one or multi-day event where students perform their dance routines with personalized choreography. These routines make an excited addition to your Medalist Program because they allow you to develop showmanship and musical expression along with your social dance skills.
- Dance-O-Rama – This is the largest of the exhibition events. This event is held in great locations like Hawaii, Las Vegas, Miami, and even Italy. This is a multi-day event and students that participate in these definitely come home as changed dancers. There are students and teachers from Arthur Murray studios all over the world in attendance and they are held at some of the finest resort hotels you can find. If you’re looking for the glitz and glamour of what you see on television, this is it.