Manchester Studio Location Information

As of July 1st, the MMD @ MAC location will be under the name of BoSoma School of Dance.  Please visit for more information on Summer 2017 and Fall 2017 Class Schedules.



No Classes will be held on the following dates.

11/26 – 11/27 Thanksgiving Break

12/24 – 1/2 Winter Break

2/20 – 2/26 February Vacation

4/17 – 4/23 April Vacation

TUITION RATES* – 9 Month Program, 3 Tuition Installments due September 1st, December 1st, and March 1st.

45 minutes / week:  $160 Member, $200 Non-Member

1 hour / week:  $180 Member, $240 Non-Member

1.5 hours / week:  $260 Member, $300 Non-Member

2 hours / week:  $330 Member, $430 Non-Member

2.5 hours / week:  $420 Member, $540 Non-Member

3 hours / week:  $460 Member, $600 Non-Member

3.5 hours / week:  $540 Member, $660 Non-Member

4 hours / week:  $570 Member, $700 Non-Member

4.5 hours / week:  $650 Member, $740 Non-Member

*Sibling discount:  Total hours of all siblings class hours per week = tuition rate.

**1st tuition payment is required at registration. Please note that a student enrolled in a program or class will automatically be charged for the next tuition due on 12/1 and 3/1, unless he or she withdraws by notifying program registration at the email below 30 days prior.

Tuition Payment Agreement MMD’s children’s program @ the MAC  is a 9-month commitment from September 12, 2016 through June 17, 2017. Tuition may be paid in full for the year or in three installments due on September 1st, December 1st, and March 1st.

MMD opened their 4th studio location in 2014 at the Manchester Athletic Club in Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA.  The Annual class schedule is held September through June.  Summer classes are also offered during the summer months. Registration for fall classes begins in May, however MMD offers ongoing registration throughout the year.

Contact the MAC’s Program Registration desk for more information and to register:

(978) 526.8900  X257 or

To Register:

For More Information on Dance Program:


Mass Motion Dance feels strongly about having students in appropriate dress code for each class in order to achieve a professional learning environment in the classroom. Attending dance classes in the proper attire shows respect to the art of dance, fellow student’s and our faculty. All students should have their hair pinned up neatly through out class. No gum chewing is allowed at any time. No dangling jewelry should be worn.

Tiny Tots I (Ages 2.5-4): 

Pink Leotard, Pink Tights, Bloch (ballet pink) ballet shoes

Tiny Tots II (Ages 4-5): 

Pink Leotard, Pink tights, Bloch (ballet pink) ballet shoes and Bloch Mary Jane tap shoe (tan)

Level Classes (Ages 5-12): 

Black Leotard, Tan or Pink Convertible tights
Bloch Ballet, full or split sole-Ballet pink
Bloch Mary Jane tap shoe- Tan (ages 5-8) and Bloch Tap Ons- Tan (ages 9-12) Bloch Super Jazz shoe – Tan

Petite/Junior/Senior Program: 

Ballet Class: 

Black Leotard, Pink Tights, Black or Pink Ballet Skirt, Pink Bloch Split Sole Ballet Shoes (see above).  Pointe shoes determined per child’s needs through a fitting with the On Your Toes staff.

Tap Class:

Black Leotard, Tan Tights, Tan Bloch Tap Flex Shoe

Modern and Jazz Class: 

Black Leotard, Tan Tights, no shoes for Modern and Tan Bloch Neo Flex for Jazz Class.

Black dance pants, capris or shorts are allowed.

Hip Hop Class: 

Loose comfortable clothing and clean sneakers. NO JEANS are allowed.

Hair should still be worn up

Irish Step Class: 

Girls: Black leotard and black tights with black shorts. Black gillies.
Boys: Black pants, white t-shirt or tank top. Black jazz shoes.

Summer Dance Camp: 

All students should be in a black leotard and either pink or tan tights. Pink ballet shoes are required. Jazz shoes are optional but recommended.

Annual Studio Calendar

Mass Motion Dance Studios Annual 2016-2017 Calendar of important dates.  Listed on this calendar includes vacation dates when the studios will be closed, as well as each studio’s Picture Day, Dress Rehearsal and Recital schedule.


Sept 6 Classes Start at our Peabody Studio
Sept 12 Classes Start at Manchester-by-the-Sea (MAC) Studio


Oct 10 Regular Classes Columbus Day
Oct 24 – Oct 30 Bring a friend week & wear your costumes!


Nov 11 Veteran’s Day Regular classes
Nov 24-27 No Classes Thanksgiving Break


Dec TBA Whoville Holiday Performance
Dec 24 – Jan 2 No Classes – Winter Vacation – Classes resume Tuesday, Jan 3


January 14 Move for the Movement, Collins Center for the Arts, Andover


Feb 20-26 February School Vacation *regular classes on 2/18 No Classes




April 17-23 April School Vacation *regular classes on 2/15 No Classes


May 20th (Saturday)
 North Picture Day  MMD Peabody Studio, 36 Walnut Street
May 29 Memorial Day No Classes


June 23 (Friday) North Dress Rehearsal Manchester/Essex High School 4pm-8pm
June 24 (Saturday) North Recital Manchester/Essex High School 3pm

MAC Studio Location

The MAC (Manchester Athletic Club)
8 Atwater Street, Manchester, MA 01944