This program of dance instruction is designed to develop a foundation in 2 to 4 dances, with enough variety to keep your learning experience interesting. Emphasis of the dance lessons is placed on the three most important elements of dancing: basic step patterns, timing, and leading or following.
Associate Bronze Program
This is the program for the dancer who wants to move easily on the dance floor. It will help you learn to move freely around the floor, expanding variety, good technique and footwork, and it will introduce you to styling. This dance program is very popular with the person who wants to get on the floor immediately. At the completion of each level, you will be checked by an Arthur Murray examiner.
Full Bronze Program
Bronze is the full Social Standard. Your dance instructors have designed it to develop timing and technique in all social dances. This level will help you look attractive and feel comfortable on the floor. It will strengthen your leading or following to the point that, regardless of your partner, the kind of music, or the type of dance floor, you will look poised and comfortable with all the popular social dances and their many variations. It will give you all the confidence you will ever need on the dance floor. With this program, dancing knowledge will be yours to keep, as you will always remember the elements of each dance. It is the gratifying point in dancing when you only have to think about enjoying your partner and having fun.
Silver is a dance standard with a high degree of styling, which helps in demonstrating individualized character. Using flashy movements makes dancers at this level stand out on the dance floor. Technique is also important in developing continuity of movement; this helps couples glide around the dance floor with many changes in direction. People definitely notice a Silver Dancer on a crowded floor.
Our Gold standard is for the hobby dancer interested in performances, exhibitions or competitions. Its intricate patterns can only to be used when both partners are proficient. Choreography, styling, technique and showmanship are necessities in this standard. This material is generally not used on a crowded floor. Although there is a lot of work involved in this program, you will truly be regarded as an outstanding dancer.Getting started is easy.