Joy of Motion Dance Center
Youth Dance Ensemble Auditions! (Grades 3-12)
August 31, 2016 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Atlas Performing Arts Center
1333 H Street NE
Washington, DC 20002
The Youth Dance Ensemble (YDE) is JOMDC’s elite program for the developing young dancer, consisting of Senior level dance company and preparatory levels for 1st through 8th grades. Admission is by audition only. Please fill out this pre-audition form before arriving: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/YDEauditions“Rarely does one see young people so well trained performing with such joy and abandon. These youngsters danced their hearts out, and knew what they were doing, and looked splendid.”-Naima Prevots, The Dance View Times, Professor Emerita, American University. This pre-collegiate program, with core classes in ballet, jazz and modern, provides an experience that inspires excellence in dance, education and life. The guided curriculum for the program is based upon the National Dance Education Organization standards for learning and teaching dance in the arts (www.ndeo.org).