Mid Maryland Performing Arts Center

Quick FAQ's


  • Where are you located?
  • Frederick Studio:  5901 Enterprise Court, Frederick, MD  21703. 1 mile west of Butterfly Lane/Prospect Hall on Rte 180.  Approx. 2 miles west of the Ballenger Creek area. 301-694-5105.

    New Market Studio:  52 West Main Street, New Market, MD  21774. Right in  downtown historic New Market. Diagonally across the street from New Market Elementary School. 301-865-0809.
  • Do you have a contract?
  • No contracts.
  • Does your studio compete?
  • MMPAC does have a pre-professional student repertory company called DANCE FX. They compete every other year.
  • What age can you start taking lessons?
  • Age 3 and up. We have classes for beginners and advanced students of all ages.
  • Do boys take dance class?
  • Yes! Some enroll because they want to improve in other sports, in concentration or simply because they love to move and perform.
  • Are your classes year round?
  • MMPAC’S main season runs from late August through late May. We offer many camps and workshops through the summer to keep students busy and technically proficient.
  • Do you have a year end performance?
  • Yes…we invite all students to participate, but it is not mandatory. The performance takes place in late May, but preparations for costumes and choreography begin in late autumn.
  • What do you offer?
  • Classes are offered in ballet, tap, jazz, modern, hip hop, lyrical, musical theater, voice, pilates and adult specialty classes.

MMPAC  •  5901 Enterprise Court  •  Frederick, MD 21703  •  301.694.5105