What’s New at Joy of Motion: November-December 2017
November 16, 2017

—– Saturday, Nov 18 – Sunday, Nov 19 at the Jack Guidone Theater (Joy of Motion | Friendship Heights) Studio to Stage: Dreamweavers celebrates dreams and aspirations through tap, hip hop, Horton, and contemporary modern dance. Featuring Community Dance School students in Studio to Stage classes and Devenio in Motion students. Buy Tickets Here. Saturday, Nov […]


Announcing Our Newest Youth Performance Company: SHADES
November 14, 2017

Ready to train and perform with Joy of Motion’s first multi-disciplinary youth company? Introducing SHADES! Director: Krystal Odom Grades: 3rd-8th Styles: Ballet, jazz, hip hop Location: Joy of Motion | H Street Staring in January 2018, Shades will rehearse on Tuesdays 4:30-5:30 PM and Sundays 9-11 AM. No auditions are required this time and any […]


“Darkness Falls Across The Land …”
October 20, 2017

… and Joy of Motion Dance Center will be rocking this Halloween!  


What’s New With Joy of Motion? – October 2017
September 30, 2017

A simple monthly digest of one-time events, including workshops, master classes, and performances. Start making your dance plans now!   FRIDAY, OCT. 6 @ 8:30 AM Morning Out Zumba with Tanya Nuchols Community Dance School Workshop Joy of Motion | Friendship Heights Sign Up Here Craving a dance class to jump-start your day? We have […]


“Purpose, Meaning, and Joy”
September 20, 2017

by: Christine Fleming Program Director at Devenio, Inc. This season of new beginnings and gratitude is an ideal time to celebrate the partnership of Devenio Inc. and Joy of Motion (Devenio in Motion), which provides dance classes and performance opportunities for teens and adults with cognitive and developmental disabilities. Like all good stories, this tale […]


Fall 2017 Classes for Youth Students at Joy of Motion
September 8, 2017

Welcome to our dance family! The Community Dance School at Joy of Motion Dance Center provides a welcoming and non-judgmental atmosphere for our young students. With an average student/teacher ratio of 8:1 in our studio classes, the focus and emphasis can be on each dancer’s progress, health, and well-being, as well as the development of […]


Fall 2017 Classes for Adults at Joy of Motion
September 8, 2017

Welcome to our dance family! The Community Dance School at Joy of Motion Dance Center fosters a welcoming and non-judgmental atmosphere for adult students of all levels. Whether you’re an experienced dancer or just getting started, Community Dance School classes at Joy of Motion enable you to sample and train in a variety of classes […]


Explore the Past & Travel the World – Through Dance
September 7, 2017

  Ready to travel through time and around the world? Meet us on the dance floor! Our two newest adult programs, JUKEBOX Social and TRAVELER Series, are launching the week of September 11th at Joy of Motion’s Friendship Heights and Atlas (H Street NE) studios. Are you brand-new (or relatively new) to dance? No problem. Classes are engaging […]