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 event, or to request press tickets to an upcoming performance, please contact marketing@joyofmotion.org.

ANNUAL REPORT
Reports from the last two years are available here: 2017-18 and 2016-17.

JOY QUARTERLY
The most recent issues of our recurring print newsletter can be viewed here:

JOY QUARTERLY – VOL. II – ISSUE 2
JOY QUARTERLY – VOL. II – ISSUE 1
JOY QUARTERLY – VOL. I – ISSUE 2
JOY QUARTERLY – VOL. I – ISSUE 1

Press Archive (2018-19)

News4 Your Sunday: DC’S Nonprofit Summer Camps – June 2019
Washington Performing Arts – Pola Nirenska Awards – May 2019
Dance Metro DC – Dance Journalism Project – September 2018
DanceTeacher Magazine – “Page 115” Feature – July/August 2018 Issue
Washington Post’s Going Out Guide – April 2018
Washington Post’s Going Out Guide – May 2018

Press Release Archive (2018-19)

PR – Toward Being (UpRooted Dance) – May 2019
PR – Spring | 4 (Motion X Dance DC) – May 2019
PR – Part & Parcel (DancEthos) – Winter 2019
PR – Fall Youth Concert – Fall 2018
PR – Season Opener Concert – Fall 2018
PR -Bloomberg AIM Award – Fall 2018


Fall 2019 Adult Enrollment Page
June 7, 2019

Please wait for the schedule to load fully — this may take a few moments! You can sort classes using the menus below. Simply click “Sign Up” to start the enrollment process for that specific class. Use promo code fall4dance to save 10% between now and June 21. Be sure to click “add” on the check-out screen […]


2019-20 Youth Performance Company Schedule
June 7, 2019


Dance Institute Auditions for Youth: 2019-20
May 29, 2019

____________________ Youth Dance Ensemble (YDE) and Broadway Dance Academy (BDA) are Joy of Motion’s pre-collegiate, conservatory-style programs in modern & ballet and jazz & tap respectively. PLACEMENT AUDITIONS FOR SCHOOL YEAR 2019-20 Sign up for a placement audition online Audition Location: Joy of Motion | Friendship Heights Thursday, June 13 at 5:30 PM – Grades […]


PRESS RELEASE: Joy of Motion Dance Center presents the Fall 2018 Youth Concert, featuring 148 youth dancers
November 26, 2018

—– Contact: Julia H. Cain Joy of Motion Dance Center Phone: 202-907-5113 press@joyofmotion.org Street Address: Joy of Motion | Friendship Heights 5207 Wisconsin Avenue NW Washington, DC 20015 www.joyofmotion.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Joy of Motion Dance Center presents the Fall 2018 Youth Concert, featuring 148 youth dancers, performing in seven different styles Washington, DC: Joy […]


New Student Deal – Adult Drop-In
November 7, 2018

  Looking to start (or re-start) dancing? Looking to sample a range of styles and levels? Our New Student Deal is an awesome choice! With the New Student Deal, you can take an unlimited number of adult drop-in classes across our three locations for seven days — for only $20.


PRESS RELEASE: Joy of Motion announces seasoning-opening concert, “Premiere,” featuring seven new works
September 10, 2018

—– Contact: Joy of Motion Dance Center Phone: 202-907-5113 press@joyofmotion.org Street Address: Joy of Motion | Friendship Heights 5207 Wisconsin Avenue NW Washington, DC 20015 www.joyofmotion.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Joy of Motion Dance Center announces seasoning-opening concert, “Premiere,” featuring seven new works Washington, DC: Joy of Motion Dance Center will launch its 42nd year in […]


Press Release – JOY OF MOTION DANCE CENTER SELECTED AS A GRANTEE OF BLOOMBERG PHILANTHROPIES’ ARTS INNOVATION AND MANAGEMENT PROGRAM
August 23, 2018

Please download the release below: PR – Bloomberg AIM Award – August 2018  


Letters from our Board of Directors – Summer 2018
July 20, 2018