As a Producer in PHL17’s Creative Services Department, Bianca has produced countless commercials and show promos, worked on PHL17’s 50th Anniversary Show and is a proud producer of Weekend Philler. You may recognize her as the host of Bianca’s Bike Tours in the show.
Bianca has received two Emmy nominations, and two Pennsylvania Association of Broadcasters Awards for her work on Weekend Philler. She is a story-teller at heart and loves coming into work every day to do her dream job – producing, editing and sharing videos.
Brought up in the suburbs, she first moved to Philadelphia as a film student at Temple University where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Film and Media Arts and also discovered her undying love for the city.
When she’s not producing video, Bianca likes to keep the creative juices flowing by bike riding around Philly, playing piano, making scrapbooks and juggling.
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KENNETT SQUARE, PA — We love a heartwarming rescue story, especially when it involves the adorable cats and kittens at Treetops Kitty Café! It’s a place where you can relax, drink coffee, hang out and play with adoptable cats who are waiting for their furrever homes. You can visit the café just to play, and you may just end up meeting your new furry best friend. In this edition of Weekend Philler’s Creature Feature, we got lots of playtime with […]
PHILADELPHIA, PA — Have you ever wondered what it’s like to live without gravity? Well, Weekend Philler asked a professional. Chris Hadfield was the first Canadian astronaut to walk in space, and when we heard he was coming to Philly we couldn’t resist asking for an interview. His list of accomplishments is extensive and varies from working on a farm, to downhill ski racing, to flying in the Canadian Airforce. You have to hear his inspiring story in this edition […]
PHILADELPHIA, PA — Every summer, Wizard World brings a new mix of talented artists to the Pennsylvania Convention Center. This year we had the pleasure of learning about Super Group Hugs and Bun Leung Art. Both of these artists put a new spin on the characters and pop culture we all know and love. Super Group Hugs incorporates the hilarious and sometimes adorable subtext of the bonds these characters share. Plus, embrace all of the 90s nostalgia in Bun Leung’s […]
PHILADELPHIA, PA — Every year, Wizard World brings a new mix of artists to Philadelphia as part of the convention’s Artist Alley. This year, we had a chance to get to know Terri Wenzel, a seamstress from New England who is known as the creator of TerriDragons. Every one of these unique dragons is handmade by Terri with enough character to satisfy the fandom of anyone in your life. She told Weekend Philler her story. TerriDragons are guaranteed to make […]
PHILADELPHIA, PA — Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens is a not-so-hidden gem that has earned its reputation as a truly unique and iconic art installation on South Street. Mosaics made up of tiles and found objects cover the building both inside and out. The space also includes two galleries featuring work by the creator of Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens, Isaiah Zagar, as well as exhibitions by other artists. Visitors can pay admission to enter the gardens or even attend one of the many […]
PHILADELPHIA, PA — You don’t have to go all the way to Napa to learn about wine! The Wine School of Philadelphia is located in Rittenhouse Square and they offer classes for wine enthusiasts AND even those wanting to become a wine sommelier. Weekend Philler got to experience one of the Wine School’s most sought after classes, Wine 101. The Wine School of Philadelphia also offers food and wine pairing classes, beer, spirits and cocktails and culinary classes! Find out […]
PHILADELPHIA, PA — Sweet Nectar Dessert Kitchen is a local bakery serving up tasty treats for all occasions AND classes for anyone with a peaking curiosity for cooking and baking. In this edition of “Mom & Pop Shop” we meet the bakery’s owner and master baker, Robin Broughton-Smith, as she teaches one of her classes and tells all about what her bakery has to offer. “I baked with my mom and aunts, so it brings back memories. And I get […]
PHILADELPHIA, PA — The Colored Girls Museum is a hidden jewel tucked in an unassuming home in the Germantown section of the city. It might appear to be just another house on a residential street, but don’t let its appearance fool you; this museum is a local must-see full of cherished items celebrating colored girls and educating visitors about her place in history and influence on society. Weekend Philler took a peek into some of the rooms in the museum […]
PHILADELPHIA, PA — If there’s one thing we all have in common it’s laughter, and if you ever see a show at Philly Improv Theater you will do plenty of laughing! Philly Improv Theater, also known as “PHIT,” is a short walk from Rittenhouse Square in downtown Philadelphia. They offer workshops, acting and improv classes, and shows every night of the week. One of the great things about seeing an improv show is that everything is made up on the […]