What's Philadelphia's top dance studio?

What's Philadelphia's top dance studio?
Photo: Philly Dance Fitness/Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on November 27, 2019.

Want to know where to go when it comes to dance in Philadelphia?

Whether you're a newbie or a seasoned pro, there are plenty of first-class dance options to check out in and around Philadelphia.

To find the top dance studios in the area, Hoodline analyzed data from Yelp, Facebook and ClassPass to identify which studios are the most popular. Read on for the results.

(Bonus: You can try them all out if you're a member of ClassPass, a monthly fitness membership that provides access to thousands of different studios, gyms and wellness offerings.)

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Philly Dance Fitness

1624 South St., Graduate Hospital

Philly Dance Fitness | Photo: ClassPass

Also among Philadelphia's favorites is Philly Dance Fitness, with 4.7 stars out of 3,421 reviews on ClassPass, 4.5 stars out of 59 reviews on Yelp and 3,355 fans on Facebook. It's the top dance studio in the entire Philadelphia metro area, according to ClassPass' rankings.

"Philly Dance Fitness is an award-winning, independently-owned fitness studio offering the greatest variety of adult dance fitness classes in the metro Philadelphia area," according to the business's profile on ClassPass. "Whether you’re looking for hip-hop, ballet, jazz or tap or want to try something less conventional like belly dance, African or Bollywood, they’ve got a class for you. 

See what people are saying about the classes at Philly Dance Fitness on ClassPass here.

Top Hat Dance Studio

10771 Bustleton Ave., Somerton

Top Hat Dance Studio | Photo: ClassPass

With 4.5 stars out of six reviews on Yelp and 2,254 fans on Facebook, Top Hat Dance Studio holds its own among the competition. It's been open since 1995.

"Top Hat Dance Studio offers premier ballroom, performance, competition and social dance lessons in the greater Philadelphia area," according to the business's profile on ClassPass. "The social dance styles taught are salsa, hustle and West Coast swing, while the performance dance styles are ballet, jazz and hip-hop. Top Hat Dance Studio offers private lessons, group dance classes, social dance parties, wedding packages and makes its venue available for rental."

Take a look at reviews of the different classes at Top Hat Dance Studio on ClassPass here.

Society Hill Dance Academy

409 S. Second St., Society Hill

Society Hill Dance Academy | Photo: ClassPass

With 4.8 stars out of 26 reviews on ClassPass, 4.5 stars out of 48 reviews on Yelp and 2,371 fans on Facebook, Society Hill Dance Academy is another popular local pick.

"At Society Hill Dance Academy, established in 2002, they help their students achieve their goals at their own pace and teach all of their dance classes in a style that is clear, supportive and fun in a 5,500-square-foot space," explains the business's ClassPass profile. 

See what people are saying about the classes at Society Hill Dance Academy on ClassPass here.

This story was created automatically using ClassPass and other local business data, then reviewed by an editor. Click here for more about what we're doing. Got thoughts? Go here to share your feedback.