Annual National Tap Dance Day Celebration, Featuring Soles of Steel

CELEBRATE NATIONAL TAP DANCE DAY FESTIVITIES START FRIDAY, MAY 12 AND KEEP GOING THROUGH SUNDAY! PRESENTED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE AMERICAN EMBASSY OF DANCE Join us for to celebrate National Tap Dance Day and experience the rhythms of our vibrant DC tap community! In partnership with the American Embassy of Dance, Joy of Motion kicks […]

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ANNOUNCING NEW YOUTH COMPANY: THE PULSE STREET JAZZ

THE PULSE Street Jazz Company Joy of Motion is excited to announce the addition of a third Jazz company to our Youth Performance Company (YPC) program.  WHAT IS THE PULSE STREET JAZZ COMPANY In this exciting new company, students’ artistry and proficiency will be challenged through street jazz. Embodying funk, jazz, and commercial hip-hop with […]

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AUDITION NOTICE: 2017-2018 Youth Dance Ensemble, American Dance Conservatory, Youth Performance Companies

YOUTH DANCE PROGRAMS AUDITION FOR THE 2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR Attention, young dancers! Joy of Motion Dance Center’s award-winning program, the Youth Dance Ensemble (YDE), together with the newly formed American Dance Conservatory (ADC), and ten Youth Performance Companies (YPCs), are holding auditions in April 2017 for company acceptance for the 2017-2018 school year. For youth dancers […]

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Japanese Street Dance group EL SQUAD in Concert Brings High Entertainment and “Light Dance” to the DC Audience

  Washington, DC (January 26, 2016) – Joy of Motion Dance Center – in association with the Japan Foundation and the JICC, with the invitation of the National Cherry Blossom Festival 2017 – is excited to present EL Squad, the phenomenal street dance crew from Japan, with their signature Light Dance performance. This is the […]

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Joy of Motion Dance Center Presents “DE/RAIL: The Underground Truth” Touring Performance to Celebrate Black History Month

  Washington, DC (January 25, 2016) – To celebrate Black History Month, Joy of Motion Dance Center is excited to present “De/Rail: The Underground Truth”, a theatrical dance production exploring the myths and realities of the Underground Railroad. A preview will be shown at an invitation-only event on February 4, and the first public performance […]

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