Dance-thon Information

Parents and dancers,

I think we all share a common bond in that we or someone we love has been affected by cancer. This insidious disease has taken too many way too soon.

Having said this, Morton's Dance Center is looking to partner with Dancers Against Cancer ( and become a Hope Studio! More details on what this means, coming soon! However, we can share that ALL fundraising opportunities will benefit DAC.

In order to become a Hope Studio, we will be raising funds by hosting our FIRST Dance-Thon on Friday, May 4th from 5pm to 11pm at the Hempfield Rec Center!! Registration opens at 4:30. GET THIS DATE ON YOUR CALENDAR!!! There will be NO classes that evening!! STUDIO WILL BE CLOSED!!! This is an addition to the Studio Calendar!

WHO: ALL MDC Dancers from ages 9 to 90
WHAT: Dance-Thon featuring Hip Hop Fitness Community Hour, Dance Classes, Live DJ, Performances, Open Freestyle Battle. Fortnite Battle Royale Room, Twister Room, Mario Kart Room, Face Painting, Dodgeball, Instagram Photo Booth, Bounce House, FOOD - Because we cannot live on dance alone!
WHERE: Hempfield Rec Center (950 Church Street, Landisville, PA. 17538)
WHEN: Friday, May 4th from 5 to 11pm (Registration opens at 4:30)
WHY: To raise enough money to become a HOPE Studio to participate in Dancers Against Cancer
WHAT TO WEAR: If you or your family has been affected by a certain type of cancer, bring awareness by wearing the color that represents. For example the colors for the most common types of cancer include:

  • Lung cancer: white
  • Brain cancer: grey
  • Breast cancer: pink
  • Liver cancer: emerald green
  • Lymphoma: lime green
  • Prostate cancer: light blue
  • Stomach cancer: periwinkle blue
  • Bone cancer: yellow
  • Leukemia: orange
  • Colon cancer: dark blue

Registration Fee to participate is $55/person. PLEASE HAVE YOUR PARTICIPANT COLLECT DONATIONS FOR THIS EVENT! This is NOT designed to be an additional expense for our families! Any money collected OVER $55 will result in a raffle ticket to be drawn for prizes at the end of the evening. Every participant will receive 1 raffle ticket for raising $55. For every ADDITIONAL $10 raised, another raffle ticket will be given.

Hip Hop Fitness Community Hour will be from 6:30 to 7:30! Stay for performances by our #1 WORLD RANKED COMPETITION TEAM immediately after HH Fitness Community Hour!!

What is Community Hour? Who is invited? Parents, siblings, friends, aunts, uncles, supporters, dancers, ANYONE and EVERYONE who will want to participate. Entry for Community Hour is by donation ($10 suggested amount).

Can’t wait to dance the night away with you!