Resident Artist Companies
More than 20 arts groups call Joe's home, utilizing Artist Services to provide them with affordable rehearsal and performance space throughout the year. Joe's houses an extensive roster of local artists contracted for special events and education programs.
Husband and wife team, Kimmie Dobbs Chan and Enoch Chan, founded DEVIATED THEATRE in 2008. Choreographer Kimmie Dobbs Chan’s movement, at times pedestrian and precise, resonates with Director Enoch Chan's enigmatic aesthetic to evoke powerful and even haunting imagery.
Local collective of aerial aritsts.
Improv Arts is a new model for artist driven performing arts organizations. Rather than operating as a single performing company, Improv Arts provides the operating infrastructure for multiple companies, sharing operational resources enabling artists to focus on making art.We create. We perform. We educate.
Katherine Smith Contemporary Dance Ensemble [KSCDE] is a professional performance company with three objectives: (1) Fostering the pre-professional training of advanced level youth dancers; (2) Encouragingly challenge and further develop technical and performance skills for young dancers ranging from ages 7-15 with sincere aspiration and potential to develop into young advanced level dancers and (3) Providing a platform to young adult performing artists who desire to enhance, maintain and sustain their craft. Our artists possess a prevalent and unwavering passion for the professional world of dance.
Kendra continues to train regularly and perform as the opportunites arise. She is currently the leader of Ladies of Redemption dance crew, a versatile group of female dancers. She is the founder of Kendra Marie Moves, LLC, a company aimed to provide quality dance classes and private lessons to adults and children. With an upbeat and encouraging attitude, Kendra Marie leads her students to challenge themselves and reach their next level. Kendra has hopes of inspiring and motivating more people to commit to themselves positively and effectively to accomplish whatever they desire.
LightWork Ministries, Incorporated is a Christian based Non-Profit seeking to be of assistance to the Community of Faith and the Community of Man. It is our sincere hope to help the least, the last and the left out as we are afforded the opportunity.
Led by Minister Najee Muhammad.
It is RaeDiant Movement’s Mission is to bring a new light to the performing arts world, by exploring dance technique, styles, and traditions of the Caribbean along side dance techniques learned here in the States; Showing the similarities in movement and common grounds that dance has, which is the freedom of expression. Most importantly exposing new dancers to dance, while challenging seasoned dancers to step outside their comfort zone.
Rejoice Bible Church Inc. is a non denominational, Christian church founded in 2015 by Pastor Martin D. Odom and First Lady Nicole G. Odom.
Sacred Hips In Motion is a collective of six dancers whose goal is to promote fitness, health, artistic expression, positive body image, and sisterhood through Middle Eastern dance, aka belly dance. Choosing the name 'Sacred Hips' to convey the our reverence for the feminine divinity of the body and the sanctity of the dance, we aim to provide a unique and fun belly dance workout while making each student feel special, divine, and most importantly, free to have fun!
Silk Road Dance Company (SRDC), initiated in 1995 by Dr. Laurel Victoria Gray, is dedicated to the preservation, promulgation, and evolution of women's endangered dance forms, traditions, and costumes from cultures along the Great Silk Road trade route linking China with the Mediterranean. Silk Road Dance Company builds bridges of understanding between East and West by nourishing traditional dance forms, encouraging cross-cultural dialogue, and collaborating with other World Dance artists.
Soul In Motion (SIMPINC) is a troupe of energetic Dancers and Drummers led by Associate Director Pam Lassiter Rhone. In 1984 Michael and his sister Khandi started performing as the Soul In Motion Players.
The Smooth & EZ Hand Dance Institute was established in November 1992, by Lawrence Bradford, with the mission of enhancing local and national awareness of Hand Dance through instruction, promotion, and preservation.
We are a young people’s performing arts company that focuses on African and African American culture. We use traditional and contemporary songs, dance and movement to teach principles of community building, self-determination, and spirituality.
UpSpring Studio LLC provides aerial dance and creative movement instruction to adults of all ages and levels.
The Washington Men’s Camerata honors the tradition of men’s choral music by providing performances, promoting the choral art, and preserving the repertoire.