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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...

Get out your Discman and Lisa Frank notebooks — we're throwing it back to the 90s for our next workshop! Welcome back to the days of MTV and VH1! Get down with Brooke and Deb at this energizing 90s dance party filled with the nostalgia of...

Come out to support Philly Dance Fitness as we participate in the 6th annual Be Well Philly Bootcamp, an all-day fitness celebration for women that includes exciting workout classes, healthy bites, cooking demos and motivational presentations. The event takes place on June 3rd at the Drexel Recreation...

If you've never tapped before but always wanted to try, or perhaps you haven't dusted off your tap shoes since that high school musical decades ago, we've got the perfect intro course for you. In this 90-minute "boot camp" you’ll go over basic technique and learn...

[caption id="attachment_35613" align="alignleft" width="200"] Pam Hetherington[/caption] If you’re a tapper in Philly, you probably already know (or at least have heard of) Pam Hetherington. She’s a driving force behind the local tap scene and recently opened Sound Space Philly in Fairmount. Thanks to her connections with...

Wine, grind and bruk it dung at our Afro-Caribbean master class! Get ready to fog up da place with some serious sweat because this will be one crazy high-energy dance journey through Africa and the Caribbean islands! Under the expert guidance of Philly Dance Fitness instructor Lehla Olson, you'll explore...

Learn how to swing in this jam-packed workshop designed to get you feeling comfortable on the social dance floor. We'll start with the basics of six-count swing, a more informal, upbeat partner dance that fits well with Motown, jazz and even some pop songs. Once you’ve...

Big news: We're adding a Fairmount studio to our schedule starting this April! Find us on the second floor of 2511 West Girard Avenue, in the beautiful brand new home of Sound Space Philly. We'll start off with four classes there this spring: Mondays at 5 p.m....

[caption id="attachment_35290" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Jo-Ann Braverman, center, shows off her POUND skills at our recent "Taste of Philly Dance Fitness" workshop.[/caption] After reviewing the results from our Holiday Bingo Challenge, we were particularly impressed by one of our more senior members — Jo-Ann Braverman. This superstar...

Another year of dancing done, another year ahead. As usual, we're loading up our January schedule with MORE classes (7!), including a brand new Power Sculpt: Abs & Glutes program, plus more of our most popular classes (like Ballet & Dance Party Boot Camp), and...