Faculty Features: AfroBeat Drop-in Classes with Sylvana Christopher
August 31, 2012

Sylvana Christopher is a native Washingtonian with roots extending from Germany to Guam. She began training at The Metropolitan Ballet Academy and The Washington School of Ballet and earned a […]


Faculty Features: Adult Drop-in Classes with Akosua Akoto
August 13, 2012

Since age 13, Akosua Akoto has been organizing and teaching adult and children’s workshops throughout the nation. She has served as lead and assistant choreographer for numerous dance organizations. She […]


Outreach: Step Ahead Teens at The White House
August 7, 2012

Step Ahead is Joy of Motion Dance Center’s free summer outreach program, which offers an engaging arts experience for 50 teens at our Atlas studios in Northeast D.C. Step Ahead […]


Outreach: Courtney Harris of Step Ahead
July 23, 2012

Step Ahead, Joy of Motion Dance Center’s free summer dance training and job skills program for DC teens, is in full swing. Our 50 participants have taken a variety of […]


Outreach: Carman Chatman of Step Ahead
July 5, 2012

Step Ahead is Joy of Motion Dance Center’s free summer dance training and job skills program for DC teens. Part of Project Motion Community Outreach, Step Ahead offers an engaging […]


Faculty Features: PILOXING® with Jennifer Hopkins
July 2, 2012

Jennifer Hopkins is an active performer currently living and working in Washington, DC. She was trained at the prestigious Webster Conservatory where she performed in 42nd Street, Pippin, A Midsummer […]


Press Release: DCypher Dance Presents DCypher DCoded at the Atlas Performing Arts Center
July 1, 2012

Joy of Motion Dance Center’s resident adult hip hop company DCypher Dance presents DCypher DCoded at the Atlas Performing Arts Center in Washington, D.C. on Saturday, July 7, 2012 at […]


Outreach: DEA Youth Dance Program Kickoff Assembly
May 28, 2012

What better way to kick off the new DEA Youth Dance Program (formerly D.A.R.E. Dance America) than with a kickoff assembly at Joy of Motion Dance Center partner school Payne […]