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CulturalDC Sells Flashpoint Location

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Torpedo Factory Art Center partners with...

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39 New Large-scale Installations by Mont...

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Opportunity to Fund DC Mural Book

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Montgomery County Officials Approve Hist...

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Joe’s Movement Emporium Receives $28,000 Job Readiness Grant to Fund Theater Tech Program (TTP)
Joe’s Movement Emporium of Mount Rainier, MD has received a $28,000 Job Readiness Grant from Many Hands Foundation to fund the expansion of our Theater Tech Program (TTP) to serve additional students during the school year and pilot a summer institute that incorporates robotics training into the existing curriculum of technical theater and digital media. Photo by Slingshot Video Formed in 2007, TTP provides critical support to under-resourced teens and young adults ages 17-21 in Prince George’s County by helping them secure employment and prepare for higher education with the… ... Read More
Published on Thursday, June 16, 2016By neenajoe
Event Annoucement: Two Great Workshops | One Great Day
Joe’s is thrilled to host two incredible West African inspired dance workshops at our Mount Rainier facility on Sunday, June 26th. Both workshops boast reasonable rates and are ideal for both children and adults. Don’t let the talent scare you aware! These incredible artists want to move with you. Click the dates below to register for workshops. Dancing Our Africa presentsMaster Class with Niche FalknerSunday, June 26th at 3:00 pmWest African Master Class with former member of the Balafon West African Dance Ensemble Admission: $15 adults, $15 Children 12 & Under Joe’s… ... Read More
Published on Monday, June 6, 2016By neenajoe
Event Announcement: Master Class with Niche
Former member of the Balafon West African Dance Ensemble, Niche Falkner, comes to the DMV sharing her infectious smile and energy in a West African Master Class. This class is open to all ages and levels and accompanied by live drumming. Niche studied traditional West African dance under the tutelage of Mama Kadiatou Conte and Mohamed DaCosta from Conakry, Guinea, West Africa. After relocation to Charlotte, NC, she cofounded SHAE Movement African Arts, a cultural entity dedicated to “Sharing the Heart of African Energy through Movement” to the Charlotte… ... Read More
Published on Thursday, June 2, 2016By neenajoe
Popular Goshin Jutsu Karate Class EXTENDED THIS SUMMER
Extended through the summer due to popular demand…  JOIN US FOR GOSHIN JUTSU with Zen Budo Karate . Meaning “Protect the Life Force”, Goshin-Jutsu is an ancient art of self-defense, emphasizing practical, no nonsense movements geared towards real life, real world situations. This class is open to people of all styles and levels of training, from beginner to expert. . When: Tuesdays at 5:30 pm Ages: Kids: 5-11, Adults: 11+ Cost: $100 for a Joe’s 10-class pass or drop in for $12 FOR KIDS: Zen Budo… ... Read More
Published on Wednesday, June 1, 2016By neenajoe
Internationally Acclaimed West African Master Dancer Moustapha Bangoura in Mount Rainier
Le Bagatae Dance and Drum founder comes to Joe’s one-day only to teach a dance workshop for adults and children that includes live drumming Sun, Jun. 26, 2016 at 6:30 pm, master dancer, drummer, and choreographer Moustapha Bangoura imparts his decades of dance experiences to the community in a West African Dance Workshop at Joe’s Movement Emporium. Admission is open to all dancers at $15 per adult and $10 per child age 10 and under. Participants are encouraged to wear comfortable clothes that are easy to move in for… ... Read More
Published on Wednesday, June 1, 2016By neenajoe
Join Joe’s on Twitter Tomorrow for a Facilitated STEAM Chat
Tomorrow Joe’s Movement Emporium’s twitter account (@joesmovement) is in the capable hands of Sarah AbdulRazak for a facilitated chat on how we can make #art #education work and achieve #STEAM. Join us tomorrow night, May 18 at 8 PM ET for #Joesmovement chat on how we can make #art #education work and achieve #STEAM #millenialtalk — Joe’s (@joesmovement) May 18, 2016 Sarah is pursuing her MA in English Literature at Georgetown University and has been working with Joe’s Movement Emporium to help develop a parent-friendly arts-education after-school advocacy guide (coming… ... Read More
Published on Wednesday, May 18, 2016By neenajoe
Announcing the 2016-2017 NextLOOK Season
Joe’s Movement Emporium partners with the Clarice for the third season of NextLOOK. Established in 2014, this application-based program gives regionally-based performing artists the time, space and dollars to develop new work with the opportunity to deepen the audience’s interaction and involvement through previews, workshops and feedback sessions. This season’s NextLOOK artists will transport you to the far reaches of outer space, lead you through the nooks and crannies of their own backyards and let you discover the places and moments in between. Explore worlds both imagined and real —… ... Read More
Published on Monday, May 16, 2016By neenajoe
EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT: FREE & very nearly FREE things to do at Joe’s this Weekend
THURSDAY Thursday, May 12th at 11 am: Watch students from Northwestern High School take to Joe’s stage in a performance that concludes their 9-week residency entitled “Movement Experience”. This moving showcase of the power of dance will have you leaping out of your seat to join them on the dance floor. FREE TO ATTEND. ALL WELCOME. FRIDAY Friday, May 13th at 5:30 pm: A Joe’s staff favorite, see what the Club Joe’s kids have been working on all semester! Experience the warm wash of joy & pride as you watch children from local elementary schools perform… ... Read More
Published on Wednesday, May 11, 2016By neenajoe
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