Frequently Asked Questions About Dance Classes in Glastonbury
Q: How do I get started?
A: Contact us to schedule a free introductory lesson.
Q: What is the cost of lessons?
A: We offer an introductory program that is inexpensive and flexible in regards to your goals. What dances you want to learn, the level of skill you wish to achieve and the amount of time you want to invest all determine the cost of your dance instruction.
Q: What methods of payment are accepted?
A: We accept VISA, MasterCard, American Express, as well as personal checks.
Q: Are classes convenient for my busy schedule?
A: Our studios are open from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m., Monday through Friday. We will create a schedule that's convenient for you, perhaps learning to swing at lunchtime or tango after dinner.
Q: How long is the program?
A: The length of the program will depend on your goals in regard to number of dances, skill level, and frequency of lessons. Remember that learning to dance is fun and easy. After only a few short lessons, you will begin to show progress.
Q: Where is the studio located?
A: Glastonbury Arthur Murray studio is located at 39 New London Turnpike in the Glen Lochen Mall in Glastonbury, CT.
Q: What areas does the studio serve?
A: Glastonbury Arthur Murray serves the greater Hartford area. Located just minutes South of Hartford students from many Connecticut towns study at our studio.
Q: Can a person with "two left feet" learn to dance?
A: We pride ourselves on the ease and effectiveness of our instruction. We teach four basic (and simple) movements, which can be implemented in learning new combinations. Arthur Murray Dance Studios have successfully trained thousands of people, many of whom had two of those "left feet." Each of our lessons are guaranteed to be to your satisfaction.
Q: How knowledgeable are the instructors?
A: All of our dance trainers must complete a very strict training regimen. They must have extensive experience on the dance floor in addition to possessing the educational techniques necessary to teach the current popular dances. The Arthur Murray Dance instructors selected for you personally are best suited for your personality and goals.
Q: Will there be people my age learning to dance?
A: Dancing is the first line of social activity. We instruct everyone from young teenagers to grandmothers in their 70s. Acquiring good dancing skills will only serve to improve poise, instill confidence, and expand your social circle. No partner required.
Q: What steps can I learn?
A: We provide instruction on all social dances: Disco, Hustle, Swing, Fox Trot, Rumba, Mambo, Waltz, Samba, Merengue and Tango, etc. The latest novelty or fad dances are taught as well. Learn hot Latin dancing! From the fiery Salsa to "dirty dancing", to discovering the Merengue (a cruise favorite). Top it off with the romantic Bolero and you have all the elements of a night in Puerto Vallarta. Whether it's the elegance of a grand ball, an evening of dining and dancing, or pursuing your dream of being a competitive dancer, the grace and poise learned with this style is for you. Prepare for weddings, cruises, New Year's, or just a night on the town. We teach all the latest steps. Swing, Jive, Lindy Hop, or West Coast it's fun, exciting, and great exercise!
Q: Is there an International Arthur Murray Web site?
A: Yes! Click on the following Web address: www.arthurmurray.com