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JOB OPENING: Studio Assistant
June 7, 2016

Studio Assistant JOB SUMMARY: Provide support and assistance to the Studio Manager in customer relations, administrative duties, and general studio operations. This is a “manager-in-training” position, with training and supervision […]

June 2, 2016

by Marketing Intern Rachael Appold Stepping into Studio A at Joy of Motion Friendship Heights, I felt a little bit nervous. I was taking an intermediate level jazz class with […]

10 Thoughts During My First Dance Class in a Year
May 31, 2016

by Marketing Intern Molly Baldovin Graduate college, find a job, move out of your parents’ house, and start your own life. Many post-grads find themselves thinking these thoughts. Discovering a new […]

Haute Couture Bodies | June 11 | Sprenger Theater
May 27, 2016

            Haute Couture Bodies an endless dress-up game Joy of Motion Dance Center Presents, “Haute Couture Bodies” at the Atlas Performing Arts Center on June […]

Learn how to BELLY DANCE from a Superstar!
May 13, 2016

Learn how to Belly Dance with an international performer! Miasia has toured the world and returns to DC to share her love for Belly Dance with you! We sat down […]

Tease Class with the Bachelorette Party
April 18, 2016

  A few weeks ago one of my best friends had her bachelorette party in DC. With several dancers in the bridal party, including the bride-to-be, we thought it would […]

5 Reasons to Try Sass Class!
April 15, 2016

It’s getting warmer outside and our vibrant city is finally waking up from winter.  Adult drop-in classes at Joy of Motion Dance Center are the best way to get out, […]

Resident Arts Partner, the Nomad Dancers, performed at the White House for the annual Norwuz Celebration.
April 8, 2016

Watch the video here.