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Perform at Dance Day!

Itching to perform? Come heat up the stage this summer at the Philadelphia Dance Day showcase on Saturday, July 27! This amazing nonprofit community festival brought more than 500 people out to dance last year. After more than 25 free daytime dance workshops, the event culminates with an evening showcase featuring the most wonderfully eclectic mix of routines performed […]

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Membership Flash Sale!

Since we’re so excited for warmer weather, we’ve got a spectacular sale to give you even more reasons to dance! Sign up for an annual Membership over the holiday weekend and get your first month absolutely FREE!! Or sign up for a 6-month membership and get half-off the first month! Whichever option you choose, you’re in […]

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May Additions: Jazz, African & More

Happy Spring!! We’ve got some exciting schedule updates this month, including new Jazz Fusion, African Caribbean and Cardio Pop classes, the return of Tap Tonic and Friday Zumba, another duo of sexy Frisky Friday workshops plus a couple of time changes. Read on for all the details plus a sneak preview of some upcoming performance […]

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Celebrating 9 Years With $9 Classes!

April 2019 marks nine years of jam-packed dance classes with wonderful students and instructors, creative workshops and fitness fun! Philly Dance Fitness started out in a rented room of a local rec center and has grown to four studio locations and more than 50 classes per week. Without you, our amazing students, none of this […]

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Come See Our Hip-Hop Show

Hip-Hop “crew” group routines, professional solos and improv battles— see it all at our debut Hip-Hop show this spring! Join us upstairs at the Ruba Club in Northern Liberties for this incredible celebration of live hip-hop featuring Philly Dance Fitness students and staff, professional local hip-hop dancers and surprise guest performances! Featuring: Philly Dance Fitness student […]

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Meet the Instructor: Marianna Hunter

From hoop dancing performances to fire breathing classes, Marianna Hunter keeps busy with all sorts of exciting hobbies when she’s not working in the finance department at her investment firm or teaching Zumba at Philly Dance Fitness. Read on to learn how Marianna used dance to gain self-confidence and discovered a love for performing!  Philly […]

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April Additions + Schedule Updates

Spring Into Fitness With Us! New classes, more sessions for kids, a few time changes and lots of stellar events! We’re especially excited about our debut Hip Hop Throwdown. Rehearsals begin the first week of April, click here for registration details. We’ve also got a brand new Epic EDM workshop to kickstart the month, followed […]

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Frisky Friday Striptease Dance Parties

Hot dance routines. Wine. Chocolate. Need we say more? Build confidence and tone your entire body at our Frisky Friday striptease parties featuring smokin’ choreography, complimentary wine and refreshments! After a full-body cardio warm up with isolations, follow-the-leader routines and possibly even a few fitness intervals, you’ll piece together a series of sexy moves to create hotter-than-hot combinations. Don’t […]

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Hip-Hop Battle Performance Series

Step 1: Join a crew. Step 2: Learn a ridiculously awesome hip-hop routine. Step 3: Battle it out onstage! Then, wild standing ovations as you kill it like the Kinjaz facing the Jabbawockeez on “World of Dance.” Okay, maybe not *quite* to that level…but you know, nothing wrong with dreaming. In real life, it takes […]

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Celebrate Musical Theater at our March Variety Show

Burlesque. Dance. Drag. Debauchery. And, of course, Broadway. If you love any or all of the above, you cannot miss our upcoming “Take It Off Broadway” show! We’ve once again teamed up with renowned local burlesque producer HoneyTree EvilEye (who also happens to be one of our long-standing and amazing instructors!) to present this Broadway-themed collaboration featuring […]

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Epic EDM: Master DJ Dance Party

The hottest electronic dance music “mixed” with 90 minutes of nonstop cardio movement Even if you’re not into the nightclub scene, you probably know more EDM (electronic dance music) hits than you might think. The top DJs of the past decade have earned plenty of airtime on top 40 radio stations and Billboard charts, carving […]

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Dance Fitness Face-Off!

This spring, we’re putting on our own version of March Madness – dance fitness style, of course! The game: Teams of 4-6 students will complete a variety of social media challenges to “score” points. The game will be held March 19 – April 7, to coincide roughly with the actual 2.5 week long basketball tournament […]

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Hip Hop Heavyweights Workshop

It’s a dance battleground at this master class celebrating the latest and greatest hip-hop artists. We’re getting crunk this March with a tribute to the kings and queens of current hip-hop: Drake, Post Malone, Cardi B, Migos, Kendrick Lamar, G-Eazy, Nicki Minaj, Meek Mills and more. Their songs have made waves on Billboard charts and […]

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NEW Broadway Performance Series

Calling all musical theater junkies who love the limelight! Our Broadway-themed burlesque and variety show is back with fresh routines, extra pizzazz and lots of glitter. The “Bend & Snap” – a jazz routine from our show last fall. For the March 2019 rendition of our “Take It Off Broadway” collaboration, we’re putting together FIVE (!!!) […]

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Dance & Romance Over V-Day Weekend

Flowers, cards, dinner out — those are all well and good, but why not make this Valentine’s Day weekend extra memorable by connecting with your sweetheart on the dance floor at our Ballroom Romance workshop? Join us the afternoon of Saturday, February 9, for partner dance basics, champagne and gourmet desserts before you head out […]

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A Dance ‘Tasting Menu’

Are you ready for a fitness-class cocktail that will get you so pumped you’ll almost forget you’re working out? Satisfy your urge to groove at our “Taste of Philly Dance Fitness” workshops this January and February! These jam-packed, team-taught sessions are the perfect opportunity to sample more than eight of our programs at once: Check out […]

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Dance Into 2019 With Us

Another year of dancing done, another year ahead. As usual, we’re loading up our January schedule with new additions, including Belly Dance, early evening Cardio Pop and Dance Party Boot Camp, Creative Movement/Pre-Ballet series for kids and more. We’re also welcoming back a few programs that went on a brief “winter break”: Sunday BalletEXTREME, BollyX, […]

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Cardio Pop Countdown + More Holiday Events

‘Tis the season for holiday soirees, so we’re jumping on board with some awesome dance parties to keep you HOT in this chilly winter weather! ’Twas the “Cardio Pop” Before Christmas… Sweat it out before your big Christmas Eve dinner…or perhaps Chinese food. We’re moving our lunchtime Cardio Pop to 10 a.m. so you can […]

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Gift Card Flash Sale!

Give the gift of dance! What better present than one that releases stress, burns calories, creates a rush of endorphins and lifts up your mood all at the same time? If you’re still doing some last-minute shopping for a dance fanatic in your life, check out our holiday deal on gift cards! Gift Card Flash Sale […]

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Dance-tacular Black Friday Deals

It’s that shopping time of year, so we’ve got a spectacular Black Friday flash sale to give you even more reasons to dance! Head to our online store on Nov. 23 to take advantage of our deepest discounts of the year on Class Cards and Memberships.   FREE First Month of Unlimited Membership! Sign up for […]

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Holiday Dance-Off Challenge!

Ready, set, DANCE! It’s that time of year when holiday feasts, cookie exchanges, parties and colder weather can easily get in the way of working out. So we’re giving you an extra incentive to keep coming back to our studios with a Holiday Dance-Off Challenge! Your mission: Attend at least 14 classes between Thanksgiving and […]

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Get Frisky for the Holidays

Calling all sexy vixens for a special two-hour striptease aerobics masterclass featuring sultry holiday tunes and a wine and chocolate tasting! Join Timaree and Deb for our eighth (!!) annual “Frisky for the Holidays” workshop. Get ready, Santa Baby, ’cause this will be one HOT holiday party! As in past years, the playlist will include a mix […]

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Thanksgiving & Black Friday Dance Parties!

Since we’re so thankful to have such wonderful students, we’ve put together a couple of special holiday dance parties to give us even more excuses to dance with y’all. If you’re in town for Thanksgiving, come over to our Midtown studio at 9 a.m. to kick off the holiday with a morning Zumba jam led […]

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