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Annual National Tap Dance Day Celebration, Featuring Soles of Steel
April 25, 2017

CELEBRATE NATIONAL TAP DANCE DAY FESTIVITIES START FRIDAY, MAY 12 AND KEEP GOING THROUGH SUNDAY! PRESENTED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE AMERICAN EMBASSY OF DANCE Join us for to celebrate National Tap Dance Day and experience the rhythms of our vibrant DC tap community! In partnership with the American Embassy of Dance, Joy of Motion kicks […]

April 20, 2017

THE PULSE Street Jazz Company Joy of Motion is excited to announce the addition of a third Jazz company to our Youth Performance Company (YPC) program.  WHAT IS THE PULSE STREET JAZZ COMPANY In this exciting new company, students’ artistry and proficiency will be challenged through street jazz. Embodying funk, jazz, and commercial hip-hop with […]

AUDITION NOTICE: 2017-2018 Youth Dance Ensemble, American Dance Conservatory, Youth Performance Companies
March 10, 2017

YOUTH DANCE PROGRAMS AUDITION FOR THE 2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR Attention, young dancers! Joy of Motion Dance Center’s award-winning program, the Youth Dance Ensemble (YDE), together with the newly formed American Dance Conservatory (ADC), and ten Youth Performance Companies (YPCs), are holding auditions in April 2017 for company acceptance for the 2017-2018 school year. For youth dancers […]

Japanese Street Dance group EL SQUAD in Concert Brings High Entertainment and “Light Dance” to the DC Audience
January 27, 2017

  Washington, DC (January 26, 2016) – Joy of Motion Dance Center – in association with the Japan Foundation and the JICC, with the invitation of the National Cherry Blossom Festival 2017 – is excited to present EL Squad, the phenomenal street dance crew from Japan, with their signature Light Dance performance. This is the […]

Joy of Motion Dance Center Presents “DE/RAIL: The Underground Truth” Touring Performance to Celebrate Black History Month
January 27, 2017

  Washington, DC (January 25, 2016) – To celebrate Black History Month, Joy of Motion Dance Center is excited to present “De/Rail: The Underground Truth”, a theatrical dance production exploring the myths and realities of the Underground Railroad. A preview will be shown at an invitation-only event on February 4, and the first public performance […]

Weekend Travel Updates: Jan 20-21
January 19, 2017

ALL DROP-IN AND ENROLLMENT SERIES CLASSES RUNNING ON NORMAL SCHEDULES THIS WEEKEND   We’ve got your back with the latest road closure, parking, and metro service updates surrounding the events in DC this weekend. These are especially important for those of you who regularly attend classes at the studio in the Atlas on H Street […]

January 1, 2017

FREE CLASSES WITH FACULTY ON THE MILLENNIUM STAGES JAN 3, JAN 10, JAN 12, JAN 23, JAN 29 AT 6:00 PM Our Neighborhood Steps program is presenting 5 FREE dance classes for the public in partnership with the Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage. Millennium Stage classes all take place at 6:00 PM. Schedule below: JAN 3: […]

Joy of Motion Dance Center Leads a Healthy New Year Resolution on the Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage
December 22, 2016

Joy of Motion Dance Center will team up once again with the Kennedy Center to bring five fitness classes to its Millennium Stage in January 2017, offering a healthy new year resolution to the community. Audiences of all abilities can participate in the classes and will be encouraged to groove, move and have a good […]