Winter Is Coming: A Choreographic Salute to the Game of Thrones
December 6, 2012

By Laurel Victoria Gray An international hit, the HBO series GAME OF THRONES – known to fans as GOT — depicts a dark and complex feudal fantasy world of Westeros, […]


Student Stories: Jazz Factor Presents Alice in Wonderland at the Fall Youth Company Concert
December 4, 2012

By Leah Rebarber, Age 13 Jazz Factor, Joy of Motion Dance Center’s resident youth jazz company, is thrilled to capture the lively and comical essence of Alice in Wonderland. Kelly […]


Our New Website And Why You’ll Love It!
December 3, 2012

We’re happy to announce the launch of our new and improved Joy of Motion Dance Center website. We hope you find it more user-friendly and that you’ll have better access […]


Events: darlingdance company presents “And Every Year Is Zero” at Dance Project
November 30, 2012

By Hayley Cutler A little background on darlingdance company: I founded darlingdance in 2010 after returning to DC from grad school at the Laban Conservatoire in London. I have always […]


Events: Aras Dance Presents “Abuelo’s Requiem” at Dance Project
November 29, 2012

By Sara Herrera-Kopetchny “Abuelo’s Requiem” is the first performance piece for my newly formed company, Aras Dance. It is a reflection, a tribute, and a search for balance. I come […]


Events: Lauren Carnesi & Dancers Present “We’re Working On It” at Dance Project
November 28, 2012

By Lauren Carnesi The story behind, “We’re Working On It” lies in three distinct places. A pair of lace dresses, two of my closest friends from college, and my love […]


Events: Beth Elliott Dance Group Presents Paper Dolls at Dance Project
November 27, 2012

By Beth Elliott I started the Beth Elliott Dance Group (BEDG) in 1997 when my husband was stationed at the U.S. Naval Test Pilot School in Patuxent River, Maryland. Since […]


Student Stories: Beginning Jazz with Vincent Williams
November 15, 2012

By Jessica E. Cooke As a child I tended to “dance to the beat of my own drum,” according to my mom. While most of the other girls played softball […]