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.


10 H.Y.P.E. Program dancers and Program Director, Alana Hill, headed to the White House to perform for First Lady, Michelle Obama
February 8, 2016

In honor of Black History Month, 10 H.Y.P.E. Program dancers and Program Director, Alana Hill, headed to the White House to perform for First Lady, Michelle Obama, Judith Jamison, Debbie […]


JOMDC faculty, staff and long-time dancers perform as GREASE dancers for Good Day DC.
January 29, 2016

Read the full story here.


In Honor of the DC Senior Games, Here are Other Ways for Persons of a Certain Age to Shape Up
May 5, 2015

Read the full Washington Post article here.


Best Place to Take an Adult Dance Class and Not Feel Like an A**hole
April 5, 2015

Read the full Washington City Paper article here.


Silk Road Dance Company
March 13, 2015

Joy of Motion Dance Center Resident Arts Partner, featured in West Wing Week, The White House weekly newsletter. View here.


Best Dance Education Program for Young Artists
January 28, 2015

Joy of Motion Dance Center listed on MD’s Theatre Guide “Best Dance Education Program for Young Adults”. Read more here.


Press Release: Joy of Motion Dance Center Announces New Executive Director
January 27, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Rachel Pearl, 1333 H St. NE, Washington D.C., 20002, 202-399-6764 x 162, www.joyofmotion.org Joy of Motion Dance Center Announces New Executive Director Washington, D.C.. January 27, […]


NEW Drop-in Class: Work It Out With Marianne!
December 29, 2014

Mondays, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. @ JOMDC Friendship Heights JOMDC is offering a new fitness class called Body Tone on Mondays at 11am in Friendship Heights. Starting in January, […]