Friday the 13th!

No 131: Changing Lives through Dancing By David Earl Woodbury Friday, September 13, 2013 Friday the 13th!  Growing up in the South, I was always spooked by Friday the 13th!  These spooks included the 13th floor of a building, the 13th chapter of a book, and even the 13th person in line. It always brought up fear and gave me …

Did You Know…? Part 4

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013 Here are some more dance facts that may surprise you… Guess which controversial Radio/TV personality took lessons at Arthur Murray? In the current season of America’s got Talent, Howard Stern mentioned that he had taken lessons at an Arthur Murray Dance Center! And for those ‘Psych’ fans out there, in Season 5 when Gus took tap dancing …

Did You Know…? Part 2. Arthur Murray Staff Edition

Thursday, May 2, 2013   How much do you know about the staff at AMWH? Well, here are some fun and interesting facts that may surprise you, and maybe even make you chuckle. David 1. Aside from around 100,000 hours of dancing in his life, David has run 19 FULL marathons and over 100 10K’s. 2. Even more surprising, David …

Did You Know…? Part 1. Dancing Facts That Will Surprise You

Wednesday, April 17, 2013   1. Who did the world’s first radio broadcast of live music? No, it wasn’t Rick Dees. Surprisingly, it was Arthur Murray! He received quite a bit of national coverage in 1920 by instigating the world’s first radio broadcast of live dance music. Using students from Georgia Tech, he arranged to have a campus radio station …