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November 2019

Thanksgiving Day Adv. Beg.+ 2-Hour Jazz Drop-In Class

Long-time JOM faculty member, Helen Hayes, will teach a two-hour jazz class from 9:30-11:30 am at the Friendship Heights location on Thanksgiving morning, November 28. This class will include a thorough warm-up, floor crossings and choreography.  Proceeds from this class will assist YDE Company in their efforts to raise funds to perform at the International Dance Festival in Palm Springs, CA in April.
Joy of Motion | Friendship Heights
November 28 at 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
$25 general | $20 student/senior/military
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December 2019

December 2019

Annual Fall Youth Concert

Featuring Broadway Dance Academy, Youth Dance Ensemble, and Youth Performance Companies
The Hartke Theatre at the Catholic University of America
December 7 at 7:00 PM
$21 general | $19 student/senior/military
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Bob Boross Broadway Jazz Master Class

Jack Guidone Theater at Joy of Motion | Friendship Heights
December 11 from 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
$19 general | $14 student/senior/military
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Bob Boross Broadway Tap Master Class

Jack Guidone Theater at Joy of Motion | Friendship Heights
December 11 from 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
$19 general | $14 student/senior/military
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LEAP! Process

An informal evening comprised of performances and class demonstrations.
Jack Guidone Theater at Joy of Motion | Friendship Heights
December 14
Free

Candace Scarborough 

Two-hour Gaga masterclass 
Jack Guidone Theater at Joy of Motion | Friendship Heights
December 28 from 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
$35 general | $30 student/senior/military
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Youth Performance Company Auditions

Rhythmix (Hip Hop)
Monday, December 9 at 5:30 – 7:00 PM
Joy of Motion | Friendship Heights

Hype Company (Hip Hop)
Tuesday, December 10 at 6:30 – 8:00 PM
Joy of Motion | Friendship Heights

Jazz Factor and Jazz Corps
Wednesday, December 11 at 6:00 – 7:30 PM
Joy of Motion | Bethesda

Soles of Steel (Tap)
Thursday, December 12 at 4:00 – 5:30 PM
Joy of Motion | Friendship Heights

The Pulse (Street Jazz)
Thursday, December 12 at 5:00 – 6:30 PM
Joy of Motion | Friendship Heights

Vibe Tribe (Hip Hop)
Friday, December 13 at 5:00 – 6:30 PM
Joy of Motion | H Street

Shades Junior and Senior (Ballet and Hip Hop)
Friday, December 12 at 7:00 – 8:30 PM
Joy of Motion | H Street

Coming Soon

January 2020

Dance Project: Regional Artists

Jack Guidone Theater at Joy of Motion | Friendship Heights
January 25 at 8:00 PM | January 26 at 7:00 PM
Ticket Price TBA
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February 2020

Youth Dance Ensemble Process

An informal evening comprised of performances and class demonstrations.
Jack Guidone Theater at Joy of Motion | Friendship Heights
February 8
Free

Broadway Dance Academy PROCESS

Jack Guidone Theater at Joy of Motion | Friendship Heights
February 9 at 6:00 PM
Free

NACHMO

National Choreography Month Showcase
Jack Guidone Theater at Joy of Motion | Friendship Heights
February 15 at 8:00 PM | February 16 at 7:00 PM
Ticket Price TBA
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March 2020

Dance Project: Emerging Voices

Formerly “Youth Dance Project” this showcase features student choreography.
Jack Guidone Theater at Joy of Motion | Friendship Heights
March 7 at 8:00 PM | March 8 at 7:00 PM
Ticket Price TBA
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May 2020

Youth Dance Ensemble Spring Concert

Annual spring concert featuring all levels of the Youth Dance Ensemble program
Greenberg Theater at American University
May 2 at 6:00 PM & 8:00 PM
Ticket Price TBA
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Broadway Dance Academy Spring Concert

Annual spring concert featuring all levels of the Broadway Dance Academy program
Greenberg Theater at American University
May 9 at 5:00 PM
Ticket Price TBA
Ticket Link Coming Soon

 

Youth Performance Companies Spring Concert

Annual spring concert featuring all levels of the Broadway Dance Academy program
Greenberg Theater at American University
May 9 at 7:30 PM
Ticket Price TBA
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June 2020

JoyFest

Annual Joy of Motion Dance Festival featuring all youth students
Jack Guidone Theater at Joy of Motion | Friendship Heights
June 7
Free