The Best Ballroom Dances for Beginners

If you’re just getting started in ballroom dancing, you may be overwhelmed with the variety of dances available. But fear not! There are four dances in particular that make perfect starting points for beginners. Here’s a look at some of the best ballroom dances for beginners, so keep reading to learn more, then choose Arthur Murray Dance Studio, where you can book your first dance lesson for free!

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waltz dance


The waltz is a classic dance that has been around since the 18th century. It is a graceful and beautiful dance that is easy to learn, even for beginners. Couples move around the dance floor in a slow, gliding motion that is easy to pick up.

dancing feet


The foxtrot is a fun, upbeat dance that is easier to learn than most other ballroom dances. Its steps are simple and easily mastered. It is also a great way for beginners to practice their footwork.

cha-cha dance


Spice things up with the cha-cha, a lively and energetic dance that is great for beginners. It has a simple beat and its moves are easy to learn. Plus, its playful nature makes it a great choice for social dances.

tango dance


The tango is a passionate dance that is perfect for beginners who want to add some drama to their dancing. Its steps are not difficult to learn and it is a great way to practice balance and control.

No matter the style of ballroom dancing you’re interested in, Arthur Murray Dance Studio in North Hampton is pleased to offer a variety of lessons you’re sure to love. With a little practice, you’ll be ready to take on more complex dances in no time, and either way, we’re confident that you’ll be having the time of your life as you learn something new in our adult dance classes. Book a free lesson with us today!

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