News and Media

In The News


  • Jan 2016: JOMDC faculty, staff and long-time dancers perform as GREASE dancers for Good Day DC.
  • Feb 2016: In honor of Black History Month, 10 H.Y.P.E. Program dancers and Program Director, Alana Hill, headed to the White House to perform for First Lady, Michelle Obama, Judith Jamison, Debbie Allen and Fatima Robinson. Watch here.
  • March 2016: Filmmakers, Patrick Hunt and Hadi Dimachkieh of Stellar, join JOMDC in reminding people that you’re not too busy to do what you love, in this commercial project.
  • March 2016: Graduate students in the New Media Photojournalism program at George Washington University investigate JOMDC’s Motion Express Program through their short dance film.
  • April 2016: Resident Arts Partner, the Nomad Dancers, performed at the White House for the annual Norwuz Celebration. Mention begins at 2:07.





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