Why Arthur Murray?
Discover why Arthur Murray can have you dancing for joy
Arthur Murray has a proven method that keeps us a step ahead. In fact, it’s the world’s most proven dance method. Thanks to this, millions of people all over the world have learned how to dance for joy.
The Arthur Murray Method is easier
It’s based on using steps that are fundamental to all the different dances. You first learn them as walking steps. Then, as you become more adept, you begin to dance with them to music.
The best teachers
Our teachers are all fully certified.
We’re also multicultural and multilingual. We speak English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, and Serbian.
More personal attention
We provide a minimum of two instructors per student. So you get truly personal attention – and two looks at how you’re doing.
We make it a point to get to know you personally, too. We even remember your birthday.
And our programs are customized for your skill level and goals.
You’ll learn faster
The Arthur Murray Method enables you to learn to ballroom dance faster than any other method. The foundation steps can be combined so you can perform many different dances with them. You just move to different rhythms and at different tempos.
Your learning will last a lifetime
You’ll remember what you learn for a lifetime, even if you don’t ballroom dance all the time after you learn.
Convenient, safe locations with free parking
Our studios are conveniently located, in safe, well-lit areas. Many locations are transit accessible. We also offer free parking at some locations – however there’s always parking only a few steps from our door.
The most attractive studios
You’ll love the ambiance at Arthur Murray. Our studios have been newly renovated, so they’re the most attractive in Toronto. We have state-of-the-art equipment, too.
Higher quality instruction
Arthur Murray is the only accredited dance teaching institution in Ontario.
We have strict quality control. All of our instructors are carefully screened for dancing talent and dedication to our students. Everything Arthur Murray does is tested and monitored across all franchises to maintain the highest standard of teaching.
We offer consistent excellence, therefore all of our lessons are based on the same guidelines, no matter what instructor you have or which studio you go to, you will learn the same elements, the same foundations, and the same syllabus.
We keep track of your progress and certify you each time you learn a new step. So you experience a sense of accomplishment and can see your progress.
You’ll have more fun – with our group classes and practice parties
In addition to individual instruction, we offer group classes and practice parties to make it easy for you to get to know everyone else in the studio. Our parties become a destination event for our members. You’ll always have something exciting to do on a Friday night. We often do karaoke nights, toga parties, dance trivia, themed parties, potlucks, or a casino roulette night.
We have parties with greater frequency than our competitors, too.
We also have a more stable community of instructors and students.
A complete social life
You’ll be invited to regular events and adventures, such as wine tastings, potlucks, catered parties, yearly cruises, even trips around the world. In fact, you’ll literally have the opportunity travel with us every week.
Something new to enjoy every day
Dance can become the rewarding new hobby you enjoy any day – and any night!
You’ll fit in comfortably
You’ll be in with people who are at your skill level. So you won’t have to worry about dancing with people who are more skilled or less skilled than you are.
You won’t have to worry about getting lost in the group, either. You’ll know your instructions and other members personally.
And you’ll be applying steps you learned in your private lessons.
Far more value
You’ll be learning with the best method and the best instructors. Many of our programs also have unrestricted access to group classes and practice parties.
All you pay for is your private lessons. In fact, with all the included activities available, Arthur Murray actually turns out to be less expensive in the long run. And you feel as if you can drop by anytime.
Feel at home anywhere in the world
When you’re a member of Arthur Murray, you can continue your lessons at any of our studios worldwide and be treated like a VIP. You’ll be a member of an international network of dance enthusiasts.
Visits by world-famous dance experts
You’ll enjoy visits by dance experts like Jonathan Roberts and Edyta Sliwinska from Dancing With The Stars. You’ll be able to dance with them – and learn from them. In fact, you’ll discover why Dancing with the Starts turns to us for advice.
100% satisfaction guarantee
If you’re not completely satisfied with your lesson, your instructor, your progress, or anything at all, just let us know and we’ll refund your money.
We’re also happy to let you try another instructor. The choice is yours.
If you’ve ever not 100% satisfied, just contact us within 24 hours of your lesson.
Sign up for a sample lesson now.
Try us out for only $10!
Come out and dance! We’ll make you feel completely at home in our friendly atmosphere. All skill levels are welcome. Come on your own, or with a partner. No obligation!
Or learn more about the world famous Arthur Murray Method.