29 Strong Street
Amherst, MA 01002
Amherst Ballet is located in Amherst, Massachusetts, two hours west of Boston and half an hour north of Springfield. Amherst is a small rural town with a population of 35,000. It is the home of the University of Massachusetts and Amherst and Hampshire Colleges. Amherst Ballet’s facility includes two studios that were built by its founder Therese Brady Donohue in 1977. Located in a residential neighborhood, it is within walking distance of Wildwood Elementary School and the Amherst Regional Middle and High Schools as well as UMass. North of town center, it is one block from the east side of the UMass campus and only half a block from the closest bus stop.