Get Fit with Kelly: Holidays are Here
October 30, 2014

We are excited to bring you a new monthly series from Kelly Kunst, faculty member and director of Jazz Factor, our 6th-9th Grade youth jazz company. Check back on the first of each month to follow Kelly’s fitness journey. Happy November! Also known as the time of year when it becomes easy to lay our […]


ASA! ASA! ASA!
October 18, 2014

What is ASA!? “Asa is an African dance fitness program. It’s dance fitness but it’s not a cardio class which, is what a lot of dance fitness programs are right now. It’s not Afro – aerobics, so we focus more on endurance. But the thing about it is, between the music and the dance and […]


Learn Hip Hop with Christina Huertas!
October 18, 2014

Our next Intro to Dance session begins on October 27th! If you’ve always wanted to learn hip hop, now is your chance. Sign up TODAY!! Meet Christina Huertas!! What Intro classes will you be teaching? Intro to Hip Hop at JOMDC Atlas on Thursdays 6:30 p.m. What will students expect to learn in 7 weeks […]


Learn Tap with Tamara & Heidi!
October 17, 2014

Our next Intro to Dance session begins on October 27th! If you’ve always wanted to learn to tap, now is your chance. Sign up TODAY!! Meet Heidi Schultz!! What Intro classes will you be teaching? Intro to Tap (at JOMDC Friendship Heights) What will students expect to learn in 7 weeks in your class? Most […]


Get Fit with Kelly: Meet Kelly Kunst!
September 30, 2014

We are excited to bring you a new monthly series from Kelly Kunst, faculty member and director of Jazz Factor, our 6th-9th Grade youth jazz company. Check back on the first of each month to follow Kelly’s fitness journey Anyone who knows me at all knows that I love fitness. Like I really, really LOVE […]


Company Spotlight: Vibe Tribe
June 12, 2014

The Vibe Tribe Experience by Malaika Tate-Scott Directing Joy of Motion’s newest youth hip hop company, Vibe Tribe, has been a wonderful experience thus far. In my interactions with youth I always seek to impart some of the knowledge I have been given that has helped me, so that they may gain more than just […]


Student Spotlight: A Life of Dance & A Friend Forever
May 30, 2014

By Joanne Maldonado for Ana Gelabert It all started in a dance class. She was 15 and I was 17 and yet it seemed like just seconds ago. As I always do, I watched her with an impressive eye because this petite spitfire exuded an attitude and a sexiness that I hadn’t seen before. Who […]


Events: Glade Dance Collective presents Wavelengths, March 15 & 16
March 12, 2014

Glade Dance Collective Celebrates Fifth Year with Solo Concert from the Glade Dance Collective  In Glade Dance Collective’s fifth year, we present our first full evening of exclusively Glade works, Wavelengths. Glade members include two JOM faculty members, Lauren Borchard and Sylvana Christopher, and several current and former workstudies, so we’re especially pleased to present […]