Jazz Factor

Jazz Factor (Grades 6-9)

Kelly Kunst, Director
bethesda@joyofmotion.org, Attn: Jazz Factor

Jazz Factor is the youth jazz performance company of Joy of Motion Dance Center. Led by director and faculty member Kelly Kunst, young dancers advance their jazz technique training with Jazz Factor. Company members will develop their technique and performance presentation skills. This high energy company encapsulates the excitement of jazz hands!

Rehearsal Schedule: Saturdays 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at JOMDC Bethesda

Company Requirements:
1. Members must be in Grade 6-9 at the start of the season.
2. Members must pay a $1366 tuition fee (includes rehearsals, company tee shirt, and costume fee).
3. Members must attend all rehearsals and JOMDC performances (Fall and Spring Concerts).
4. In addition to attending rehearsals, members must take 1 additional technique class per week for the duration of the season. We recommend the following youth classes for Grades 6-8 and youth classes for Grades 9-12:

  • Jazz Company Training Class (Grades 6-9) with Kelly Kunst, Fridays 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. at JOMDC Bethesda
  • Jazz 4 (Grades 6-9) with Kelly Kunst, Fridays 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. at JOMDC Bethesda
  • Jazz 3 (Grades 9-12) with Kelly Kunst, Mondays 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. at JOMDC Bethesda