Creative Life in the Gateway Arts District
Joe’s Movement Emporium is the community performing arts center of World Arts Focus, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization founded in 1992. The mission is to promote participation and practice in dance, movement, and performing arts traditions from around the world while using the arts as a key tool to revitalize community.
Today, Joe’s Movement Emporium is a hub of Mount Rainier’s network of artists, creative families, green entrepreneurs and progressive activists. Its 3.2 million adapted re-use warehouse boasts a cadre of established artists in residence; a presenting season; daily adult movement classes and strong youth development programs. With 20,000 feet of studio, theater, office and classroom space, Joe’s provides a diverse range of family-friendly activities and offers a haven for local youth to learn about the arts and technical aspects of production.
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