Pittsburgh Heat Hip Hop Dance Company ® (PHDC), located in Pittsburgh, Pa is a professional dance company serving up hip hop dance styles in the 4-1-2 since 2005. Dance education at Pittsburgh Heat starts at just 3 years of age, continuing to adults of all ages. Educating, students at beginner and advanced levels.
PHDC, offers DROP IN CLASSESin HIP HOP | BREAK-DANCING | POPPING & LOCKING | FLIPS,TRICKS,TUMBLING, GROOVES, ADULT ONLY, CHEERLEADING & more. Education at Pittsburgh Heat starts with children 3 years of age, continuing to adult dancers of all ages. NO experience needed. Our classes are drop in style. ALL classes are taught step by step. Something new is taught in every class. Classes run all year round and there is never a specific start date, JUST WALK IN TO THE CLASS OF YOUR CHOICE. Find class Descriptions, Pricing, & FAQ's on the CLASSES PAGE.
The company's HIP HOP DANCE TEAMS for KIDS AND ADULTS... are a Pittsburgh favorite. Bringing that street style with explosive choreographed routines & custom music mixes. Dance Teams at Pittsburgh Heat Hip Hop, perform at competitions, special events, concerts and so much more. Our KIDS DANCE TEAM is 10 yrs old and up, our ADULT DANCE TEAM is 18yrs to current team dancers at ages 30+ on the 2014 team.
PHDC DANCE TEAMS ARE DIFFERENT, here's why.
We do not hold a tryout for these teams, IF YOU WANT TO JOIN YOU CAN. PHDC, educates and prepares team dancers via our classes and 1 weekly team practice specified for each AGE group.
WHAT PHDC TEAMS DO...
PITTSBURGH HEAT Teams, do so much more than just competitions. We have rocked the Consol Energy Center, Stage AE, Hard Rock Cafe, Latitude 40, Heinz Field, PNC Park and numerous other well known venues in Pittsburgh. Our dance teams have opened for national recording acts, danced and choreographed music videos, performed Flash Mobs for large corporations like HIGHMARK, VERIZON, PNC BANK and so on. Pittsburgh Heat, also has ties in the dance industry, working with some of the best across the country. The studio has attracted interest from many tv networks, having reality show pilots recorded by the networks request. The pilots are all based on the studios unique expression through hip hop. We have hosted workshops with, Mtv's, Americas Best Dance Crew Winners, POREOTICS, Iconic BOyz, Deo Mwano from Dancing with the Stars and many more, all exclusive to Pittsburgh Heat.
PHDC staff is second to none, all working dancers in the industry, Pittsburgh Heat staff holds a combined total of over 80 yrs. of straight HIP HOP KNOWLEDGE behind them. ( Think about it... Hip Hop has only been around since 1978 that's a lot of street dance knowledge in one building.) Our instructors have been in movies such as "STEP UP" | "YOU GOT SERVED" and many others. The PHDC's COLORFUL Bi-level studio, HOLDS OVER 250 TROPHIES, TITLES, CHOREOGRAPHY AWARDS, AND FEATURED ARTICLES ON Pittsburgh Heat Hip Hop in SOME OF THE NATIONS MOST WELL KNOWN DANCE PUBLICATIONS.
A lead by example method is used at Pittsburgh Heat. All staff currently still performs and works as a professional dancer. A talented team of professionals, successfully educate students in the art of hip hop dance, hip hop history and works towards the preservation of a positive hip hop culture. From first timers to seasoned pro's, all are welcome at Pittsburgh Heat Hip Hop Dance Company ®.