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

Community Anti-Racism Pledge
August 24, 2020

Join us in creating an equitable and anti-racist space, sign our anti-racism pledge today.

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 […]

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. […]

Welcome A to Z Guide Readers!
December 23, 2019

A nonprofit arts organization founded in 1976, Joy of Motion Dance Center provides exceptional dance education and performances that open doors for learners of all ages and abilities. At Joy […]

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 […]

If you can move, you are a dancer! 
September 19, 2019

And at Joy of Motion, we have dance classes to help you be your best artistic self and achieve your goals. Welcome to your dance home. A nonprofit arts organization founded […]

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 […]