ABOUT ARTHUR MURRAY DANCE CENTERS
As an awkward teen, Murray was impressed with the popularity of a good friend. Wanting the same, he realized his friend was popular because he was a good dancer. So he took social dance classes. Years later, he was looking for a way to pay for college when students were approaching him, asking to teach them for upcoming school socials. That's when the idea for Arthur Murray Dance Centers was born.
Over 100 years later, Arthur Murray Dance Centers has served the world through the Great Depression, World Wars, and most recently pandemics. The need for dance is what brings people together and gives them a reason to move their body in a fun and exciting way.