The Next Level – How Do I Get There?

I know you thought you were out of school and finally done with tests. Or maybe you’re still in school and finals are right around the corner. Nonetheless, testing is a crucial part of not only your life but dancing as well. Moving on to the next level can be a really exciting time, but for many, the fear of …

What Did You Say? Defining Ballroom Dance Terminology Part 1

“What did you say?” – Defining Ballroom Dance Terminology Part 1      Hi there my dancing friends!  This week I’m going to help demystify and clear up our “dance terminology.” I have been speaking this dance language so long, that I often forget these terms are not used that often in the “real world.” I remember one time when I …

Student Testimonials

     This week, as we are thinking about what we are thankful for and counting our blessings, I think about all the things dancing and Arthur Murray has done for my husband, my family and me. I have been truly blessed in so many ways, dancing being one of them. So this week I asked some students at our …

My 100th Blog… The Weighing of the Heart – Changing Lives through Dancing

Friday, February 8, 2013   Ok, we’re here, our 100th blog! Wow, how can this be?! You have become my family, friends, critiques and idea givers. Thank you all for these past two years. The Weighing of the Heart was an Ancient Egyptian ritual. After death, the deceased’s heart was weighed on the scales of truth and justice, against the …