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 – Launching the 2017-18 Modern Master Class Series
September 26, 2017

For Immediate Release Date: September 19, 2017   “Modern Master Class Series” launches at Joy of Motion Dance Center Guest artists represent Martha Graham Dance Company, the former Merce Cunningham […]


Press Release – Announcing the 2017-18 Program Year
September 7, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Announcing the 2017-18 Program Year at Joy of Motion Dance Center Highlights include new partnerships with DC Youth Rehabilitation Services and KIPP DC and launch of the […]


2017 Summer Camps at Joy of Motion
June 5, 2017

Keep your child’s minds and bodies active all summer long in our dance camps. Our summer dance camps are a powerful way to help your child develop and mature cognitively, socially, […]


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 […]


ANNOUNCING NEW YOUTH COMPANY: THE PULSE STREET JAZZ
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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]