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.


Press Release – Joy of Motion Dance Center Announces May 2018 Concerts
March 14, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 14, 2018 Joy of Motion Dance Center Announces May 2018 Concerts, Showcasing 170+ Youth From 11 Programs Washington, DC: Joy of Motion Dance Center’s American Dance […]


Barre, Conditioning, Zumba – We Have Those Too!
March 8, 2018

__________________ Yes, it’s true. Joy of Motion can be your dance, fitness, AND conditioning home base! Whether you are looking to supplement your dance training or seeking a daily fitness […]


Executive Director Announces Upcoming Move to Twin Cities, Helen L. Hayes, Vanessa Rowan Named Interim Co-Directors
February 1, 2018

Washington, DC: The Joy of Motion Board of Directors announced on Monday, January 29, 2018 that Executive Director, Steve Barberio, will leave Joy of Motion on February 18, 2018 to […]


Press Release – Joy of Motion Dance Center & Alight Dance Theater Partner for “Page 115″
January 18, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 18, 2018   Joy of Motion Dance Center & Alight Dance Theater Partner to Bring “Page 115″ to DC Middle School Audiences (March 5-26) Washington, DC: […]


Joy of Motion presents STAR: a talent show fundraiser
January 3, 2018

STAR is a talent show that is independently curated and produced by students in Joy of Motion’s Youth Leadership Council.  The show will feature a wide array of young singers, dancers, […]


Youth Dance Project 2018
December 21, 2017

Joy of Motion Dance Center’s annual Youth Dance Project is a showcase of young choreographic voices that will take place on March 10 & 11, 2018. Students in grades 6-12 […]


Press Release – Announcing the 1st Annual Resident Company Concert
October 20, 2017

For Immediate Release Date: October 20, 2017   Announcing the 1st Annual Resident Company Concert at the Atlas Performing Arts Center on December 9th   Washington, DC: Joy of Motion […]


Press Release – Announcing the premiere of “Mixed Movement”
October 20, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: October 20, 2017 Announcing the premiere of “Mixed Movement” Coming to Dance Place on Wed., Nov. 1st   Washington, DC: Joy of Motion Dance Center announces “Mixed Movement,” an evening of […]