Mass Motion Dance (MMD) offers high quality dance education, to students of all ages and abilities. Founded in Sturbridge, Massachusetts in 1983, under the direction of Terri Gordon, Mass Motion has proven its excellence in dance training. In 2003 Mass Motion Dance was proud to announce the opening of a Boston Location in Brighton. This fall, Mass Motion Metro West will also be offering a children’s dance and movement program at the H.Y.P. Studio in Medfield, MA.
The faculty is committed to a tradition of insuring quality, professional dance training in a positive learning environment. Faculty biographies can be found on our faculty page. Our instructors have a diverse background of dance training and many are also Massachusetts teacher certified.
Mass Motion is home to The Dance Project, a pre-professional teen performance company. The Dance Project offers dedicated students who would like to pursue a career in dance, the opportunity to experience professional level training. The Dance Project produces a concert style show each year in addition to the studios regular winter show and spring recital. The Dance Project also brings in a number of guest choreographers to set work on the company.The Boston location is the home to many other local professional Boston dance companies.
All locations offer beginner through pre-professional level classes for children ages two and a half through adult September through June. Many dancers who have studied at Mass Motion Dance have continued on to professional careers in several different dance industries.
In addition to regular dance classes, the studio also holds master classes, workshops and has a variety of summer dance camps. Studio space can be reserved for dance rehearsals, birthday parties or other events.