Our Teachers

Studio Owners

Mark and Melanie Perkovich

All Arthur Murray studios are owned and operated by individuals who are passionate about dancing. Mark and Melanie own Arthur Murray Brookvale, Arthur Murray Chatswood and Arthur Murray Sydney. Having danced and taught all over the world in many different studios they are committed to the making sure that their staff give lessons which are of the highest quality.

Both Mark & Melanie have dedicated their lives to dance being involved in the industry for over 24 years and having taught and managed studios all over the world including New York, London and Asia. Mark was involved in the Broadway show Latin Fusion, and ‘Dance your ass off’ UK and Melanie was in the Stage show Burn the Floor. They also performed in the Grand Finale of So You think you can Dance

One of Australia’s elite Dancing couples Mark & Melanie have two world championship titles and numerous national and international titles in both Latin and Ballroom, Smooth and New Vogue including 3x Australian Champion, US 10 Dance Champion, South Pacific Professional Champion, National Capital Professional Standard Champion, World Professional Dance-O-Rama Champion to name just a few. They are also both qualified fellow adjudicators in 6 styles of dancing so we can assure you that you are in the best hands possible. Their wealth of experience enables them to give their staff the best training in order to teach people who have never danced to becoming great dancers.

Mr Perkovich is also the Arthur Murray Area 10 Dance Director which includes Australia and Asia.

Committed, Passionate, Fun and Welcoming…

At Arthur Murray® Dance Studio Brookvale our instructors are specially trained and certified in how to dance and how to teach, so they are able to show you with easy today’s most popular dances one step at a time. Our teachers are always striving to make your private dance lessons, group classes, practice sessions and social nights as fun and enriching as possible.

So whether you’re a brand new student or someone who’s taken lessons since we opened – the environment at Arthur Murray Brookvale is like walking into a family gathering or your regular golfing foursome. It’s comfortable, spirited, and accessible. If being an “elite dance studio” means that you have to be a cold-hearted perfectionist, then the staff and executives are the furthest from that. However, if you define “elite dance studio” as the place that makes you feel like you can let loose, make a mistake, and laugh about it later – then they are, by definition, exactly that. At our Brookvale studio, you will have fun learning how to dance! We guarantee it!

  • Our certified instructors will have you up and dancing within the first 10 minutes of your lesson. Using the official Arthur Murray teaching methods, we can teach you how to say yes any time a dance situation presents itself.

Our Brookvale Dance School is for Every Skill Level

If you’re reading this site you’ve been thinking about learning how to dance! So don’t be nervous or intimidated about not knowing a single step yet, because that’s what we specialize in, taking people from ‘I don’t dance’ to ‘I can DANCE!’ At our Brookvale dance school, we offer dance lessons to people of all skill levels! All you need is, to want to learn. Our family atmosphere, energetic staff, and team approach have helped to create an environment where people of all ages feel like they belong the moment they walk in the door. It is very common to walk in and see our regulars sitting in our kitchen drinking a cup of coffee and chatting well after their lessons are finished. It’s all about having a great time, and sharing your passion for dancing.

No matter what your goal we can help you prepare for an event, become a comfortable social dancer or take you to the heights of competitive dancing. The choice is completely yours, We’ll help you achieve it. Each lesson is taught step-by-step at your own pace. With over 40 million students taught worldwide all we can say is .. numbers don’t lie!

So what are you waiting for? Take that step and learn to dance. You’ll be working on a lifetime investment in fun, poise, confidence, fitness, and new friends. Sign up today!

Learn to dance in the Northern Beaches

Our goal at Arthur Murray dance studio Brookvale is to provide a fun learning experience for each of our students based on their individual needs, and bringing a first class Arthur Murray Dance Experience to the people of the Northern Beaches and surrounding suburbs. We know that Arthur Murray Brookvale, will be the new hub in the community, and a place where people can learn to dance while having fun.

The teachers at our studio can show you how to do today’s most popular dances in Ballroom, Latin, Swing and much more. Our Brookvale dance studio offers personalized dance programs with private and group lessons and social dances to help you learn what you want, and at your own pace.

Whether your goals are modest or ambitious, your schedule open or full, Arthur Murray Dance Studio in Brookvale, offers convenient times and felixable programs that allow you to learn to dance. Whether you have 10 left feet (which we have a cupboard full of right to match), or if you want to learn to dance like they do on tv – put your feet in our hands.

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