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Popular Dance Moves With Philly Roots

The Bristol Stomp This ’60s heel-tapping dance was set to a song of the same name by the Philly-based Dovells and modeled off a dance […]

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Where to Go Dancing in Philadelphia: The Ultimate Guide

In case you missed it: Philly’s an awesome town in which to boogie down. Here’s how to get moving. For all kinds of music … […]

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This Longtime Philly Dance Company Just Opened a New Studio in Fairmount

A new dance studio has opened in Fairmount from longtime Philadelphia theater and dance staple Silvana Cardell, who is the director and choreographer of her […]

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Here’s All the Places You Can Take a Drop-in Dance Class in Philly

When I was eight years old, I had to decide between sports and dance due to schedule conflicts. I chose dance, mainly because I felt […]

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7 Healthy Things to Do in Philly This Weekend

This week started off cold and wet, so we feel for you if your normal fitness routine has been a little out of whack. The weekend […]

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WATCH: Center City Macy’s Does the #InMyFeelings Challenge

Everyone’s getting in on the #InMyFeelings challenge. For those who are scratching their heads right now, the #InMyFeelings challenge is the latest social media dance […]

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Philadelphia Dance Day Is Returning With a Ton of Free Classes

It’s that time of year again: time to ditch your sneakers and dig out your dancing shoes for the ninth annual Philadelphia Dance Day. What’s Philadelphia […]

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This “Rosé & Slay” Dance Class Will Bring Out Your Inner Beyoncé

Ever since we tried out Alexis Rose Artis’ Beyoncé-themed dance class — or, really, every since we saw her hair-flipping, hip-shaking classes on Instagram — […]

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37 Things to Do This Weekend

Friday, March 23 Bach Festival of Philadelphia @ St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Bach Festival, the Philadelphia Singers and Chorus America celebrate their departed founder Michael […]

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12 Things to Do in Readings, Dance, Comedy and Theater.

Tell Me A Story: Unpopular Opinions @ Shot Tower Coffee | Wednesday, March 21 Hillary Rea’s monthly storytelling series marches on, this time with contributions […]

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Arts: Annenberg Center’s Cuba Festival

Cuba has always been so close but so far away. Just 103 miles from Florida’s big toe, the island nation was mostly off-limits to Americans […]

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44 Things to Do This Weekend

Friday, March 9 Swan Lake @ Academy Of Music Pennsylvania Ballet presents the immortal Tchaikovsky ballet. Through March 18. The Peking Acrobats @ Annenberg Center […]

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11 Things to Do in Theater, Dance, Books, Movies and Comedy

Lamont “U-God” Hawkins @ Parkway Central Library | Thursday, March 8 A co-founder of one of the most important hip-hop groups of all time celebrates […]

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I Tried a Philly-Area Beyoncé Dance Class, and You’d Better Believe It Was Insanely Fun

We were all drenched in sweat, sticky strands of hair clinging to our foreheads, and happy in that way only dancing can make you happy. […]

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8 Things to Do in Books, Comedy, Dance and Movies

Tango Fire @ Merriam Theater | Wednesday, January 31 Led by German Cornejo, the Tango Fire Company of Buenos Aires is well-known for their choreography […]