Milk Bar

in Fairfax
382 Metropolitan Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11211

Milk Bar is a dessert empire and lifestyle brand, called “one of the most exciting bakeries in the country” by Bon Appétit magazine. Founded by award-winning pastry chef Christina Tosi, Milk Bar opened its doors in NYC’s East Village in 2008, and quickly became a cult sensation. With wildly popular storefronts in New York, Washington, D.C.,...

Yaymaker

in Hell's Kitchen

Armed with entrepreneurial spirits and the vision for a new kind of nite out, Dan Hermann and Sean McGrail created Paint Nite, and Plant Nite followed soon after. Their mission was to encourage creativity, empower communities, and inspire connections (away from the screen), all while offering a new way to go out and have fun. Paint Nite is invading...

Forever Dancing Ballroom

in Bailey's Crossroads
5818-B Seminary Rd, Falls Church, Virginia 22041

Forever Dancing Ballroom is an art, movement and dance school specialized in partner dancing. It offers group classes, private lessons, workshops and special events with the best instructors in the DC metro area. The ballroom is Contemporary, Cozy and Inviting with two Spacious Smooth Sprung Dance Floors, and Free parking. It counts with easy access...

Adagio Ballet and Dance School

in Arlington
4720 Lee Hwy, Arlington, Virginia 22207

Adagio Ballet and Dance School, based in North Arlington, VA, was founded in 2004 and has grown in its 12 year history from a two studio school, to a vibrant organization with over 1,400 students and 20 teachers in a facility with 7 studios and a black box performance space. Built on the belief that children and adults of all ages benefit from a dance...

Born 2 Dance Studio

in Sully
305 Maple Avenue W, Vienna, Virginia 22180

Born 2 Dance was founded in 2007 by Azin Mahoozi Shalan, a dance artist specializing in Middle Eastern Dance, with a passion for an endless variety of dance genres from around the world. Later that year, her then-boyfriend (now husband), Rami Shalan, joined her and the two embarked on a journey to bring their local communities an eclectic...

YMCA of Metropolitan Washington

in Southwest Washington, D.C.
1112 16th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20036

At the Y, we're for Youth Development, Healthy Living and Social Responsibility. We offer all men, women and children – regardless of age, income or background – the opportunity to learn, grow, and thrive in the continuum of life. Anchored with 17 branches and program centers in the metropolitan Washington region, the Y has the long-standing relationships,...

Cuppett Performing Arts Center

in Vienna
135 Park St. SE, Vienna, Virginia 22180

The Center's Founding Director, Alzine Straub Cuppett, directed and managed the school for over 50 years until her passing in 2012. Her youngest daughter, Amy Cuppett, has been the Managing Artistic Director since 2002. Growing up in the dance business, Amy feels that the roles she has played both past and present - that of student, parent, teacher,...

Dream Yoga Studio & Wellness Center

in McLean
1485 Chain Bridge Rd Ste 104 , McLean, Virginia 22101

Dream Yoga Studio & Wellness Center is an independently owned and operated Kripalu Affiliate Studio. Dream started in 2002 with one class of six students. We now offer a variety of yoga and meditation classes and workshops to hundreds of students each year. At Dream, students are encouraged to practice yoga at their own pace in our supportive,...

Washington Jewish Community Center

in Dupont Circle
1529 16th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20036

The Edlavitch DCJCC is a member of the Jewish Community Center Association, a beneficiary agency of the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington, and a designated agency of the United Way of the National Capital Area (under W for Washington DCJCC) designee #54775.  Edlavitch DCJCC Statement on Israel-related Programming: The Edlavitch DCJCC stands...

Color Me Mine

in Silver Spring
823 Ellsworth Dr, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910

Color Me Mine is a paint it yourself ceramic studio located in downtown Silver Spring welcoming walk-in painters and hosting a variety of events in the studio. We also work with schools, nursing homes, daycare centers, churches and other business to bring creativity into a variety of programs.

Encore Stage & Studio

in Arlington
4000 Lorcom Ln, Arlington, Virginia 22207

Encore Stage & Studio was founded in 1967 as The Children’s Theatre of Arlington. The organization was run by a team of dedicated volunteers for over 40 years before hiring a professional staff beginning in 2010. Over the course of our nearly 50 year history, Encore has produced almost 200 shows. During the 2015-16 season, over 14,000 young people...

Princess Mhoon Dance Institute

in Silver Spring
7961 Eastern Ave, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910

At PMDI, we believe that dance and movement are for everyone: those seeking a professional career, as well as the novice. Our training institute emphasizes a balance between serious study and fun.   We are a team of highly trained and nurturing faculty who look to help dancers discover their highest level of artistry. We are committed...

Synetic Theater

in Arlington
2155 Crystal Plaza Arcade T-19, Arlington, Virginia 22202

​SYNthesis: the coming together of distinct elements to form a whole KinETIC: pertaining to or imparting motion, active, dynamic SYNETIC: a dynamic synthesis of the arts Synetic Theater emerged from the creative vision of founders Paata and Irina Tsikurishvili, Georgian artists who moved to the United States in the 1990s. Trained in dance, theatre...

Urban Evolution

in Alexandria
5505 Cherokee Ave, Alexandria, Virginia 22312

We hate gyms. In fact, we think most people hate going to the gym. Just about everyone who’s involved with Urban Evolution did at one time. And why shouldn’t they? Treadmills with televisions in front of them? Arrogant trainers? Facilities that boast about how new and clean their equipment is? Clearly, something has been lost...

Washington Conservatory of Music

in Glen Echo
7300 MacArthur Blvd , Glen Echo, Maryland 20812

The Washington Conservatory of Music was established as an independent nonprofit community music school in 1984. The Washington Conservatory was accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music Commission on Non-degree Granting Institutions in 1991. WCM is dedicated to fostering the joy of music and guiding students of all ages and all levels...

McLean Community Center

in McLean
1234 Ingleside Ave, McLean, Virginia 22101

The McLean Community Center (MCC) was built and is funded by residents of Greater McLean for their use through a real estate tax surcharge, the result of a 1970 bond referendum (Small District 1A-Dranesville). The Center also receives money from fees and charges and relies on volunteers, gifts, and donations to expand its program. An eleven-member...

Local Motion Studio

in Alexandria
2377 South Dove St, Alexandria, Virginia 22314

Roda Movements

in Takoma Park
7014 Westmoreland Ave, Takoma Park, Maryland 20912

Roda Movements is a martial arts, fitness and dance studio with highly trained instructors who provide classes in over 8 different martial arts and fitness disciplines and styles of dance. The studio opened in 2008 with a focus on martial arts and dance from Brazil and Latin America but soon expanded to include all forms of movement from all over the...

VisArts at Rockville

in Rockville
155 Gibbs St 3rd Fl, Rockville, Maryland 20850

From our beginning in 1987 as Rockville Arts Place operating in a converted garage to our current contemporary, state of the art facility in Rockville Town Square, VisArts has served local residents, students, art lovers, professional artists and others with an interest in the arts. Each year, VisArts welcomes more than 25,000 visitors through our...

Theatre Lab

in Penn Quarter
733 8th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20001

Founded in 1992, The Theatre Lab is Washington, D.C.’s largest and most comprehensive independent, nonprofit school for the dramatic arts. Our mission is to transform lives through theatre. We work to make the real-life benefits of theatre training accessible to all regardless of age, income, or experience level. Read about our history. Through...