Sturbridge Studio Location Information

Annual Children’s Program 2017 – 2018

Early Registration Begins:

May 1, 2017

The Annual Children’s Program class schedule is held from September through June.  Summer classes are also offered during the summer months. Registration for fall classes begins in May and can be done in person, by mailing the registration form with payment or by phone. MMD offers ongoing registration throughout the year.  

Fall Registration Form 2017-2018

Class Schedule Fall 2016 – Spring 2017

Annual Calendar 2016-2017


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 the proper respect to the art of dance. All female students should have their hair pinned up neatly during all of class. No gum chewing is allowed at anytime. No dangling jewelry should be worn.

Tiny Tots

Girls: Pink leotard, pink tights & pink ballet shoes. Tiny Tots who take tap will need TAN buckle tap shoes, no ties please, and no black tap shoes!
Boys: Black pants, white t-shirt or tank top. Black ballet shoes.

Level Classes

Girls: Black leotard and tan convertible tights. Convertible tights have a hole in the bottom of the foot so that children can wear tights on their feet with shoes, then can be barefoot when necessary.  Pink leather ballet shoes, tan u-shell buckle tap shoes, barefoot for jazz.
Boys: Black pants, white t-shirt or tank top. Black ballet shoes and tap shoes. Barefoot for jazz.


Girls: Black leotard, pink tights and pink ballet shoes.
Boys: Black pants, white t-shirt or tank top. Black ballet shoes.

Modern and Jazz

Black leotard, tan tights, and bare feet. no shoes are required. Black MMDA shorts are allowed at the teachers discretion.


Black leotard, tan tights, and tan u-shell buckle tap shoes. No ties and no black tap shoes!

Hip Hop

Loose comfortable clothing and clean sneakers not worn outside. NO JEANS are allowed!

Irish Step

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

Annual Studio Calendar

Click here to print Mass Motion Dance Studios Annual 2015-2016 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 Sturbridge, Boston, Peabody Studio’s
Sept 13 Classes Start at Manchester-by-the-Sea (MAC) Studio


Oct 12 Regular Classes Columbus Day
Oct 24 – Oct 29 Bring a friend week & wear your costumes!


Nov 11 Veteran’s Day Regular classes
Nov 24 & 25 No Classes Thanksgiving

Boston and Sturbridge Studio’s: NO classes Thursday & Friday

*Regular Saturday Classes 11/26 at Sturbridge and Boston studio’s ONLY
(Thursday – Friday students are allowed one make-up class)

Peabody and MAC Studio’s: NO Classes Thursday – Saturday


Dec 3rd   Mass Motion Dance Boston Presents: The Nutcracker

4pm and 7pm at Mass Motion Dance Boston

Dec 10th Nutcracker at Babson College (MMD Guest Performance)
Dec 17th  Mass Motion Dance Sturbridge Presents: The Nutcracker3pm at Mass Motion Dance Boston Dec 24 – Jan 1          No Classes – Winter Vacation

Classes Resume Monday, January 2nd


January 2nd  Classes Resume


Feb 20-25 February School Vacation No Classes

*Regular Classes Saturday 2/18


March 17 Evacuation Day (Boston) Regular Classes
March 11 The Dance Project Spring Showcase TBA


April 16-23 April School Vacation No Classes

*Regular Classes Saturday 4/15


May 31 Boston Picture Day 3pm – 8pm (schedule TBA)
May 29 Memorial Day No Classes


June 1 Boston Picture Day 4-9pm MMD Boston *no regular classes
June 8-9 Boston Dress Rehearsal 4pm TBA
June 10-11 Boston Recital Saturday and Sunday 2pm
June 17 North Dress Rehearsal Manchester/Essex High School 4pm
June 24 North Recital Manchester/Essex High School 3pm
June 12-17 Sturbridge Picture Week Schedule TBA *at the studio
June 22-23 Sturbridge Dress Rehearsal 4pm both days
June 24-25 Sturbridge Recital Saturday & Sunday 2pm Tantasqua Auditorium

Sturbridge Studio Location

Millyard Marketplace
559 Main Street, Sturbridge, MA 01566
Mailing Address:PO Box 949 Sturbridge, MA 01566