Lessons We Offer
Have the time of your life
Looking for a fun night out? A new hobby? Join a community that's full of love, laughter, and lots of dancing!Lesson Info
Make date night fun again
Couples that dance together, stay together! Enjoy a new date night and get to know each other all over again.Lesson Info
A First dance of your dreams
Want a wedding that's one-of-a-kind? Have a planned dance and make your big day special.Lesson Info
Ballroom Dance Lessons for Singles and Couples
Go from wallflower to dancing queen.
Arthur Murray Santa Barbara specializes in teaching beginner dancers how to survive on the dance floor. Our interrelated system makes learning to dance to any style of music fun, quick, and easy!
We teach any dance you can dance with a partner: Waltz, Swing, or Cha Cha? You got it. Salsa, Tango, Two-Step? No Problem! With over 30 styles of dance to choose from, we've got you covered.
Arthur Murray—The Legacy
Arthur Murray, our founder, believed that EVERYONE can learn to dance. What started as mail order footprints, quickly grew into a family of franchised dance studios with over 280 locations worldwide. Well over a century later, we continue his tradition of innovative dance teaching. Whether you’ve been dancing for years or have two left feet, our fool-proof method is designed to get you on the dance floor fast!
Arthur Murray has two convenient locations in Southern California:
Learn more about our Legacy and the Arthur Murray Method.
What our clients are saying...
The instructors are fantastic, and they don't complain when you inevitably step on their feet. The one-on-one lessons and group classes alike are fantastic. But above all, I find myself lingering after class just to chat with the instructors and fellow students, and enjoy the friendly atmosphere...
My husband and I recently started dance lessons and we LOVE it! Everyone at the studio is so inviting and the instructors are fabulous! The dance parties are a blast! I highly recommend Arthur Murray Dance Center. It's brought a renewed bounce into our lives!
Such great reviews already stated here about the excellent staff, instructors, lessons, classes, and venue; what more can i say? Here's something: If you've always wanted to dance, but thought you couldn't, you can. If you've always wanted to dance, but haven't taken the time to try, just do it!...
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What to expect on your first lesson
After answering a few questions about your goals, aspirations, and the look and feel you’d like to have, you'll be guided through a few basics by one of our highly-trained instructors.
You'll start to learn to dance on your very first lesson, and leave with a plan of action for the next few sessions.
At Arthur Murray, we've developed a fool-proof method to help you learn to dance the quickest way possible and acheive your goals.