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

We Are Changing & We Invite You to Join Us.
July 30, 2020

The Black Lives Matter Movement has demanded introspection and change at personal, institutional, and global levels. Joy of Motion is not exempt from that introspection and change. We are committed […]

Re-Opening Committees
June 26, 2020

June 5, 2020

We recognize that this message is late and for that, we are truly sorry. Joy of Motion stands up against the violent act of racism. We stand with the Black […]

Bethesda Studio Update: Purple Line and Bethesda Crossing Construction
January 24, 2020

Hello Dancers! Due to news we received today about Purple Line construction and improvements to the Bethesda Crossing building, please give yourself extra time to get to your classes at […]

Joy of Motion Announces Mary Chase as its Next Executive Director
January 13, 2020

WASHINGTON, DC (JANUARY 13, 2020) – With much excitement, Joy of Motion Dance Center announces the appointment of Mary Chase as its fifth Executive Director following an extensive, nation-wide search. […]

Winter Classes at Joy of Motion:
December 5, 2019

  Things to Know Before Class Starts!   Session Dates Mark these dates on your calendar! FOR WINTER ONLY CLASSES: The winter session starts on Monday, January 6 and ends […]

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 […]

2019-20 Youth Performance Company Schedule
June 7, 2019