Audition Announcement – Rasheeda Speaking by Joel Drake Johnson

Ally Theatre Company, a Joe’s Movement Emporium resident artist company, is holding auditions for the DC Premier of Rasheeda Speaking by Joel Drake Johnson Ally Theatre Company produces theatre designed to engage audiences through acknowledging and confronting systemic oppression in America. We aim to join the vital conversations — sparked by generations of thinkers, writers, […]

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Joe’s Movement Emporium launches new Workshop Series this Fall

Joe’s partners with resident artist companies to provide community with unique, intimate opportunities to engage with a new art form. Joe’s Movement Emporium (Joe’s) will launch a series of workshops in dance and writing for the surrounding community in September 2018. As a part of the Joe’s 2018-19 performance season of “Resilient Cultures, Rising Truths,” […]

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The CreativeWorks workforce-development program is coming to Harmony Hall this spring!

CreativeWorks at Harmony Hall The CreativeWorks workforce-development program is coming to Harmony Hall this spring! This job training program for young adults age 18-24 was started at Joe’s Movement Emporium in Mt. Rainier nine years ago to expand opportunities for creative industry jobs. Participants earn income as they learn skills in Theater Tech (lighting, sound, […]

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Silk Road’s 4th Biennial Silk Road Dance Festival “Wedding in Bukhara”

This year the festival recreates the intimacy of a wedding ceremony complete with options to experiences not just the sights and sounds but the tastes of the Silk Road. Scheduled for Saturday, February 17th at 7 PM, the 4th Biennial Silk Road Dance Festival features unique Central Asian traditions. The festival will feature live performance, […]

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Youth Classes for Crawlers to Pre-Teens at Joe’s!

Youth Classes at Joe’s Fall Semester: Monday, September 25th – Friday, December 22nd Looking for Adult Classes? Click here! Movement program for toddlers and young movers. Appropriate activity for crawlers to pre-school. Differing abilities welcomed. JOE’S CLASSES Movement Playdate Instructors: Joe’s Arts Education Staff When: Mondays 10:30 – 12:00 noon Cost: $5 drop-in per child […]

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Hurricane Harvey and the Arts

As Hurricane Harvey weakens, many people are still seeking food, shelter and medical help. We’ve been astounded by the beautiful stories of camaraderie and community forming to support those in need.  If you haven’t already given to one of the many organizations with on-the-ground support, NPR compiled a reliable list: Read more. Joe’s believes arts […]

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Off the Quill brings “Completely Hollywood” to Joe’s this September

Completely Hollywood With just 30 days between idea and execution, Off the Quill brings you Completely Hollywood, a tribute to all things Cinema. The frenetic comedy from the team that brought you the award winning Complete Works of Shakespeare (abridged) [revised] has the actors tackling 186 films, plus a screen mashup of their own, in […]

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