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Gaby's Tea Bags 12-2-14

Tip From Gaby 12-2-14 I found this really great tip I wanted to share with you this week. Take a tea bag and put it inside your shoe dance bag with your dance shoes. It works miracles to get rid of ordors that you don’t want from your shoes. I have tried it in the...

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Tip from Gaby 11-4-14

Tip from Gaby I’m going to keep this nice and simple: Gentlemen please keep your fingers closed when you have your right hand on the lady’s back. An open hand is not very stylish. A small detail goes a long way! Happy dancing everyone, Gabriela Young    

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Gabriela Young: Footwork 8-19-14

8-19-14 Tip from Gaby Footwork: Toe, ball, flat to heel lead. Can you guess what dances this footwork applies too? You guessed it, Foxtrot, Waltz, Viennese Waltz and Quickstep. Thank you Hunter Johnson for the wonderful exercise you shared with us on the 30 Day Dance Challenge. So, let’s get to practicing! Your smooth dances...

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8-5-14 Tip from Gaby Hello everyone, I hope all of you have been tuning in to the 30 Day Dance Challenge on Arthur Murray Santa Monica Facebook and YouTube, and from our Web Page, www.DancingSantaMonica.com! Wow, what a week it’s been! From learning exercises on Swing actions, body weight transfers, poise and posture to enhance...

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30 Day Dance Challenge August 2014 Every Day!

7-30-14 Tip from Gaby Take the Arthur Murray 30-Day Dance Challenge! Get daily tips and instruction from Arthur Murray champion dancers, franchise owners and traveling consultants. Arthur Murray Dance Centers all over the world are going to be participation in a 30 Day Dance Challenge. Join us in this exciting event with daily exercises that...

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Dear Gaby 7-22-14 Good Posture

  Tip from Gaby   Great reasons to develop good posture: 1) Efficiency Your legs and feet will work better while you dance, You will have more ease and flow from step to step. 2) Presence You will look and feel better on and off the dance floor, in the boardroom, at the gym, or...

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View Your Horizons 6-24-14

Tip from Gaby, Don’t place your mistakes on your head, the weight might crush you. Instead, place them under your feet and use them as a platform to view your horizons. The secret of life is to keep looking up. Happy dancing everyone. Gabriela Young

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Zouk – A New Dance! 6-17-14

6-17-14 Dear Gaby Tip from Gabriela Young, Something you may not know about Arthur Murray dance instructors is that we take dance lessons too! I have been teaching dance for 34 years and last weekend I drove all the way to Riverside to take Zouk lessons. This is one of the new club dances emerging...