• Joy in Motion | DANCE has begun!!

     Our opening as Joy in Motion is a 20-week Winter & Spring session including a Spring Stage Show.

  • All Youth Classes will perform one dance each plus be in the finale of the Spring Stage Show at Orinda Library Auditorium. Rehearsal Sat May 7th. Performances Fri-Sun, May 13th-15th.

    Perform in our 1st JiM Stage Show!

    Perform in our 1st JiM Stage Show!

    All Youth Classes will perform one dance each plus be in the finale of the Spring Stage Show at Orinda Library Auditorium. Rehearsal Sat May 7th. Performances Fri-Sun, May 13th-15th.

  • Tap

    Make music with your feet!

    At Joy in Motion we teach musical theater style tap dancing perfect for shufflin' down 42nd St or Singin' in the Rain.

    Tap Foundation (Beg 7+ y/o)
    Tap Progression (Beg/Int 8+ y/o)
    Tap Rhythm (Int/Adv 11+ y/o)
    Tap-Tastic (Adv 13+ y/o)

  • Hip Hop

    Does top 40 radio make you want to dance?

    Boost confidence, find your inner fierce, gain strength and have a blast in these classes.

    Boys Hip Hop (All 6–10+ y/o)
    Hip Hop Boom (6–7+ y/o)
    Hip Hop Bounce (Beg/Int 8+)
    Hip Hop Groove (Int 9+)
    Hip Hop Jam (Int 11+ y/o)
    Hip Hop Swag (Adv 13+ y/o)

  • Jazz & Contemporary

    The technique of Ballet meets the sass of Hip Hop & the emotional range of Modern.

    Learn isolations, fast footwork, plus turns & jumps in upbeat Jazz classes, and floor work, fall & recovery in expressive Contemporary.

    Jumpstart Jazz (Beg 7+ y/o)
    Jazzamatazz (Int 9+ y/o)
    B’Way Jazz & Pizzazz (All 8–13 y/o)

    Contemporary Charisma (10+ y/o)

  • Ballet

    Do you dream of being able to pirouette and leap through the air?

    Ballet helps all dancers (and gymnasts, ice skaters, and even football players) gain the strength, muscle control, focus and body knowledge they need to excel.


    Broadway Ballet (Beg/Int 8+ y/o)