Press Inquiries

For more information about the Joy of Motion Dance Center, to schedule an interview with a member of our faculty or staff, to observe a class and/or outreach event, or to request press tickets to an upcoming performance, please contact marketing@joyofmotion.org.


Joy of Motion presents STAR: a talent show fundraiser
January 3, 2018

STAR is a talent show that is independently curated and produced by students in Joy of Motion’s Youth Leadership Council.  The show will feature a wide array of young singers, dancers, actors, poets, and performers, ages 8-18, from the DC area. 100% of the proceeds from ticket sales will directly benefit Joy of Motion’s youth financial aid fund and […]


Protected: Youth Summer Camps – 2018
December 28, 2017

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Youth Dance Project 2018
December 21, 2017

Joy of Motion Dance Center’s annual Youth Dance Project is a showcase of young choreographic voices that will take place on March 10 & 11, 2018. Students in grades 6-12 who are currently enrolled in any Joy of Motion class or program are eligible to audition with 2-8 minute pieces. EXPECTATIONS Pieces must be between […]


Press Release – Announcing the 1st Annual Resident Company Concert
October 20, 2017

For Immediate Release Date: October 20, 2017   Announcing the 1st Annual Resident Company Concert at the Atlas Performing Arts Center on December 9th   Washington, DC: Joy of Motion Dance Center announces its 1st Annual Resident Company Concert, coming to the Atlas Performing Arts Center on December 9th and featuring two of Joy of […]


Press Release – Announcing the premiere of “Mixed Movement”
October 20, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: October 20, 2017 Announcing the premiere of “Mixed Movement” Coming to Dance Place on Wed., Nov. 1st   Washington, DC: Joy of Motion Dance Center announces “Mixed Movement,” an evening of short, collaborative works that illuminate the “life cycle” of artistic creation, at Dance Place (3225 8th Street NE, Washington, DC) on Wed., November 1, 2017 at […]


Press Release – Launching the 2017-18 Modern Master Class Series
September 26, 2017

For Immediate Release Date: September 19, 2017   “Modern Master Class Series” launches at Joy of Motion Dance Center Guest artists represent Martha Graham Dance Company, the former Merce Cunningham Dance Company, Mark Morris Dance Group, among others Washington, DC: Joy of Motion Dance Center’s Dance Institute announces the 2017-18 “Modern Master Class Series.” Running […]


Press Release – Announcing the 2017-18 Program Year
September 7, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Announcing the 2017-18 Program Year at Joy of Motion Dance Center Highlights include new partnerships with DC Youth Rehabilitation Services and KIPP DC and launch of the American Dance Conservatory Washington, DC: Joy of Motion Dance Center’s 42nd program season will begin on Monday, September 11th, with more than 300 classes (both […]


2017 Summer Camps at Joy of Motion
June 5, 2017

Keep your child’s minds and bodies active all summer long in our dance camps. Our summer dance camps are a powerful way to help your child develop and mature cognitively, socially, and emotionally while reaping the benefits of physical activity. We have a wide variety of camps for students ages 3-18 with all skill levels available with both […]