WHAT IT IS Dance Project: Regional Artists is a choreography showcase presented by Joy of Motion Dance Center, as a platform for innovative dance. Dance Project: Regional Artists is open to all adult choreographers in the Greater Washington DC-Metropolitan area. ELIGIBILITY All choreographers and performers must be 18 years or older. One work per choreographer. […]
WHAT IT IS Dance Project: Emerging Voices (formerly Youth Dance Project) is a showcase of choreography created and performed by youth students. Open to all young choreographers, ages 8-18, currently enrolled in a Joy of Motion program. Adult choreographers can participate in Dance Project: Regional Artists. Learn more here. TIMELINE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: January 20, 11:59 […]
____________________ Joy of Motion Dance Center’s 2017-2018 Annual Report is here! An interactive version of this report is available below; full-size print versions are available in our studios and for download below: DOWNLOAD THE PDF REPORT HERE In our annual report, we celebrate the creativity, energy, and passion that you bring to Joy […]
___________ 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. […]
… and Joy of Motion Dance Center will be rocking this Halloween!