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Winter Session: Classes, Bootcamps, Workshops
January 1, 2021

Dance is for Everybody, Let’s Move More Together in 2021! New Bootcamps, Workshops, and Classes for youth & adults start on January 11.

New Board Members & Leadership Work to Bring Joy Back to Joy of Motion Dance Center Following Community Outcry
October 31, 2020

[WASHINGTON, DC, October 31, 2020] — Following a petition that gained nearly 5,000 signatures over the summer, Joy of Motion Dance Center (JOMDC), a nonprofit dance organization, is formally […]

Bringing JOY Back to Joy of Motion Dance Center
October 12, 2020

Dear Joy of Motion Community Members, In these unprecedented times, Joy of Motion Dance Center is faced with great financial challenges due to the pandemic and the urgency of accountability […]

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 […]

June Update from the Board of Directors
June 26, 2020

  This is an extraordinary time in our nation when it seems that injustices, unequal treatments, and even unintended insensitivities are compelling action in a manner that our country has […]

Re-Opening Committees
June 26, 2020

The 2020 Re-Opening Committee work has concluded. Committees included: HUMAN RESOURCES: Help develop employment, on-boarding, and off-boarding processes, create policies, standardize job descriptions and pay rates, and ensure compliance with […]

A Letter to the Joy of Motion Community from the Board of Directors • Thursday, June 18, 2020
June 18, 2020

June 18, 2020 Dear Joy of Motion Community, Already in 2020, the pandemic temporarily shuttered our doors, and the murders of George Floyd and other Black Lives that deeply mattered […]

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 […]