Dance Lessons for Brea
Arthur Murray Dance Centers believes that anyone can learn to dance. With expert instructors and reasonable rates, we are Brea’s go-to studio. Whether you’re interested in dancing competitively or just want to learn a few moves for an upcoming event, our expert instructors will get you out on the dancefloor.
The Arthur Murray Dance Approach
Arthur Murray Dance Centers combine group classes and social events with individual plans to develop dancers of all skill levels and abilities. Our instructors are highly trained and have years of experience as dancers and instructors. No matter your goals, we’ll equip you with all the skills you need to master any dance floor.
We structure our classes and programs, so they are flexible and fun. Students work at their pace and have plenty of chances to practice their new skills at our social events, presentations, and competitions. We want all our students to succeed and have fun, so we focus on giving you the skills you need while providing a supportive and fun learning atmosphere.
Dance Styles We Offer
We offer instructions in a wide variety of dance styles including Smooth and Standard Dances, Latin Dances, Country Western Dances, Swing and Rhythm Dances, and Specialty Dances. Our programs are designed to give students a solid foundation, so learning new dances is easy and fun. Students can choose to focus on a single dance or learn as many as they want.
The Smooth and Standard dance family includes all the classic ballroom styles. These graceful and elegant dances are often performed in formal settings such as a ball, wedding or competition. We teach all the traditional forms including the Waltz, the Tango, the Foxtrot, the Quickstep, and the Viennese Waltz.
Latin Dance comes from the indigenous celebration and community dances of South and Central America. With passionate tempos and quick steps, it is a fun and exhilarating style to learn. We teach ballroom and social styles including the Rumba, Samba, Paso Doble, Cha-Cha, Bolero, Merengue, and Mambo.
Country Western Dances
Country Western Dance is an informal style wrought by European settlers in the American West. The style is easy going, making it popular in dance clubs and competition stages. We teach a broad range of partnered Country Western Dances including the Country Swing, the Country Western Waltz, the West Coast Swing, the Texas Two-Step, the Country Shuffle, the Progressive Two-Step, and the Country Triple.
Swing and Rhythm Dances
Swing and Rhythm Dances grew out of the American swing jazz music era in the 1920’s. The style features quick legwork and energetic twirls and hip movements. We offer classes in all the traditional favorites including the East Coast Swing, the Jitterbug, the Lindy Hop, the West Coast Swing, and the Hustle.
Specialty dances are a unique blend of traditional and modern movements. They combine rhythms from Africa and Latin America with ballroom dance steps. These energetic dances are popular in clubs and on stages all around the globe. We teach a selection of styles including the Bachata, the Argentine Tango, the Zouk, and the Nightclub Two-Step.
Reasons for Taking Dance Classes
There are a lot of great reasons for taking dance classes, and everyone has their personal motivation. Our instructors work with students of all ages and abilities and can help you reach your goal, whether you just want to learn a few moves for an upcoming event, dance competitively, or just gain some confidence on the dance floor.
Dancing is an excellent way to get moving and have fun at clubs and festivals. We teach a variety of social dance styles including Country Western, Swing, Ballroom, and Latin. With our expert instructors and superior teaching methods, you can take dancing to the next level whether you are just a beginner or an experienced dancer.
Dancing is a central part of every wedding reception for everyone including the happy couple, the wedding party, the newlywed’s family and all the wedding guest. With Arthur Murray Dance Centers, you can learn a few basic steps, or we can help you create and perform a choreographed dance for the first dance, a father/daughter dance, or a wedding party surprise dance.
Having solid dance skills makes special events fun and exciting. Whether you’re attending a holiday party, a community celebration, a ball, or gala, our instructors will ensure that you have the skills you need to get out on the dancefloor and dance with confidence. We also hold events where you can practice your new skills in a fun and supportive environment.
Arthur Murray Dance Studios are experts at preparing dancers to compete. Our program is structured to ensure you get the instruction you need no matter your experience level. We give beginners solid foundations and help advanced students perfect technique and develop poise and showmanship. We also provide plenty of opportunities to develop your routine and gain feedback during presentations and special events.
About Arthur Murray Dance Programs
At Arthur Murray Dance Studios, you get instruction that is tailored to your needs and goals. You pick dance styles that you would like to learn, and our instructors work with you to create a training plan that gets you to your goal. We have a graduated medal system that helps students build their skills as they progress through the program.
To get started, stop in and ask about our new student special or call to schedule an introductory lesson. Our classes and lessons are conveniently scheduled during and after regular business hours, so you’re sure to find a suitable time for you.
Teaching Brea to Dance
We serve Brea and all of the greater Orange City community. Stop by anytime and we’ll get you out on the dance floor as soon as possible.