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Meet the Instructor: Jody Thigpen

Ever wonder why giraffes have dark purple tongues or why lions sleep so much? Jody Thigpen can tell you all sorts of random animal facts when she’s not busy choreographing for her Diva Pop class or the upcoming “Take It Off Broadway” show. Read on to find out how this 27-year-old Center City social worker got […]

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Four Weeks of Back-to-School Dancing Deals

Whether you’re actually heading back into a classroom or just use the season’s sentiment as an excuse to give yourself a fresh start, we want to help you dance your way into fall. Starting today, we’re launching a four-week Back-to-School campaign with a different deal activated each week! Here’s the scoop: Week One (Launching 8/16) — Buy […]

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Dancing With Babies on Board

The Philly Dance Fitness team is growing — literally! This summer, three of our instructors — Jaime Molyneux, Emily Sabalbaro and Maya Sethuraman — will welcome their first children into the world. In years past, you may have seen owner Deb dancing until the day she went into labor, or Pam tapping up until about […]

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Interns Wanted!

Are you a strategic thinker with a strong creative eye who enjoys putting plans into action? Are you looking for an opportunity to gain hands-on, real world marketing experience where your big ideas aren’t just heard, but are turned into realities? If you said yes, you might be the perfect candidate for our Philly Dance Fitness […]

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Meet the Instructor: Timaree Schmit

If you’ve been reading our newsletter for a while, you may have noticed that we started highlighting some of our very own dancers in a Student Spotlight series. Since we’ve heard great feedback about how these stories are helping you connect with your fellow fitness-goers, we decided to expand this feature to include profiles of people […]

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How to Create or Claim your MindBody Account

We’re so excited to announce that starting August 8th, Philly Dance Fitness/Ballroom Bliss will be switching over to MindBody, a digital class management platform that’ll make it even easier for you to come out and dance with us.   What does this mean for you? Some of the big wins include a fully digital system […]

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An Intro to Swing Dancing with Instructor Kira Stein

If you’ve ever wanted to learn to swing dance, you’re in luck! Starting this March, we’ll be offering an East Coast Swing crossover class taught by Ballroom Bliss instructor Kira Stein. In this beginner-friendly class, you’ll learn basic swing steps and maybe even build the courage to check out Philly’s local social dancing scene. Since […]

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Meet our First “Student in the Spotlight”

January may be nearly over, but we’re not done introducing new things to our schedule (check out our new section of Bollywood Blast launching Feb. 2 and a Beginner East Coast Swing series coming up in March). In addition, we’re kicking off a new series designed to recognize some of our exceptional students and help […]

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