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Spooktacular Savings

Scare up some frighteningly good deals when you boooo-k your next dance class!! Through the end of October, get 30% off ballet PLUS 14 days of unlimited access to all of our other classes for only $40! 14-Day Unlimited Pass — Only $40 Load up on all the classes you can handle for two full […]

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October Schedules, Deals & Events

We always have so much fun in October because Halloween is our favorite excuse to put together all kinds of ridiculous events, from extra freaky Frisky Fridays to a zombie-inspired hip-hop flash mob. Plus, we’re gearing up for another “Take It Off Broadway” burlesque variety show and we want to see YOU on stage!! On […]

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Fall 2019 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. For the November 2019 rendition of our “Take It Off Broadway” collaboration, we’re putting together FOUR fabulous group numbers, so whether you’re into Jazz, Burlesque, Ballet or Tap (or all […]

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NEW Wednesday Workout with Childcare!

Don’t let your little ones keep you from working out, bring ’em with you for our new Wednesday late afternoon Cardio Pop class! While you get your sweat on at our upstairs Midtown studio, our partners at NEST will provide supervised activities for children ages 2.5 – 6 in their downstairs play space. The cost […]

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Fall Schedules & Savings

We’re diving into fall with more classes, a new set of Frisky Friday workshops and a discounted Back-to-School “Dance Pass.” Read on for the details and also be sure to check our online schedule for a few reductions over Labor Day weekend. Schedule Additions As vacation season winds down, we’re ramping back up with the return of […]

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Back-to-School Savings!

Dance your way into the school year with our NEW 3 Month Unlimited Pass! Whether you’re heading back into a classroom or just use the season’s sentiment as an excuse to give yourself a fresh start, this deal is the perfect motivation to stay active all season long. No contracts, initiation fees or strings attached. […]

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Meet the Instructor: Kayla Babicki

From dancing in her living room as a toddler to taking weekly classes, Kayla Babicki has always devoted herself to dance. But the 23-year-old rediscovered a love for teaching adults here at Philly Dance Fitness, where she’s led ballet, jazz, lyrical, barre and even tap classes. Read on to learn more about this longtime instructor […]

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Bring a Friend FREE!

Since “National Friendship Day” is coming up on the first Sunday of August and dancing is always more fun with pals, we decided to host a few “friend freebie” days this summer! On the 15th of the month this July, August and September, we invite you to bring someone who’s either new to Philly Dance […]

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Summer SALE!

Dance your way through summer with this sweet deal! From now until the end of July, purchase 5 drop-in passes and get 2 bonus classes (a $26 value) on us! It’s like paying only a little over $9 per class — other than our unlimited memberships, you won’t find a better bang for your buck. […]

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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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