___________ Dance Project is a choreography showcase presented by Joy of Motion Dance Center and serves as a platform for innovative dance. Why is Dance Project unique? Dance Project is free to participate in and choreographers come from all over the mid-Atlantic region. Joy of Motion produces the concert and provides a full production team. […]
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————- Welcome to Joy of Motion! We’re here to help you make dance part of your daily life. Today, we’re going to address the perennial question: what does one wear to dance class? We’re going to talk about adult dancers first and then chat about youth students. Adult Students We recommend students attend class with […]
__________________ “Dance is a powerful ally for developing many of the attributes of a growing child. Dance helps children mature physically, emotionally, socially, and cognitively.” — National Dance Education Organization (NDEO) “By singing, dancing, imagining, and connecting their bodies and minds, children learn more deeply and meaningfully, especially in subjects like reading, math, and science.” […]
Welcome to Joy of Motion! We’re here to help you make dance part of your daily life. If you just found us and you are wondering how to get started, here’s some guidance for our new adult students: Q: I have literally never set foot in a dance studio before. What do I do? […]
LEAP! Process Saturday, Dec. 16 @ 7 PM • THE JACK GUIDONE THEATRE Introduction to Improvisation & Composition Dec. 18 – Dec. 20 • JOY OF MOTION | H STREET Make a Year-End Charitable Donation to Joy of Motion Deadline: Dec. 31 • IN THE STUDIO OR ONLINE Youth Dance Ensemble in Concert (FREE) Jan. […]
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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 […]
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: […]
Responsibilities Dance Instruction Conducts and executes classes for youth following Joy of Motion Dance Center curriculum guidelines. Demonstrate creative ideas and enthusiasm for dance education. Instruct dance classes in accordance to needs of the studio in terms of style, age group, and scheduling Requirements Passion for working with young children, dedicated to youth development and […]