Since 1998, Studio 109 has been committed to bringing the performing arts to our community. Our highly-trained and enthusiastic instructors help develop, strengthen and nurture the talents in each of our students, motivating and challenging them to reach their highest potential.
We offer dance classes for all ages and abilities in a variety of styles for both the recreational and competitive dancer. Our award-winning Performance Troupe has competed throughout New England. We have danced at many local community events including performances at the Statue of Liberty and Walt Disney World!
Voice and musical instrument classes are designed to encourage a love for music. Students of all ages are enouraged to explore and develop their musical talents, showcasing what they have learned at an annual recital.
We also offer classes in drama where students learn all aspects of the theater culiminating in a drama performance.
Studio 109 is a family-based, community-oriented studio. Enriching the lives of our audiences, we give back to the community by performing at local events and at a variety of fundraising initiatives.
Located in the historic Gonic Mills,
Studio 109 offers the largest dance studio
facility in the Tri-City region. We invite you to learn more about what
we have to offer!
Thank you to the many families who have chosen Studio 109. There are many reasons why families consider Studio 109 to be a special place...we are happy to periodically share a few of these messages from our families with you.
"This is a perfect opportunity for us to let you know how much we appreciate all you have done for our dancer. We realize teaching her requires more than the normal dance instructors qualifications and they deserve commendable recognition for their amazing abilities to teach her skills to be successful on the stage in front of a huge crowd of people and enjoy herself. This in itself is amazing! We watch her grow each week and we are truly thankful that we met you.
Thank you for all you do. You truly have dedicated staff that go above and beyond."
~From a Studio 109 family~
NEWS & UPDATES
APRIL MONTHLY NEWSLETTER AVAILABLE The April 2015 newsletter has been posted. Please be sure to read the newsletter each month for valuable information about upcoming events and other important Studio news. All of the Studio newsletters are available for download on the News Page.
PASSION IS OUR STRENGTH! Congratulations 109ers on a great competition weekend. So many wonderful accolades and accomlishments including winning the "Inspired by Passion" Award, Hip hop teacher Steven won a teacher 'battle' during awards showcasing his amazing talent and best of all there were plenty of good luck wishes, hugs and smiles to go around!
MUSIC AND MOVEMENT CLASS TO START APRIL 7th The Music and Movement class is available to children 2 - 5 years old and uses sound and motor skills together to teach young children the fundamentals of music. The class will take place on Tuesdays at 4pm for 45 minutes. More information can be found on our Dance webpage.
RECREATIONAL DANCE COSTUMES These costumes should be arriving soon. Please ensure your account is up-to-date so that you may take your costume(s) home with you. Teachers will be working on a list that will inform you of what shoes, tights and hair requirements there will be for your dances.
PERFORMANCE TROUPE TEAM REHEARSAL The next PT team rehearsal will be on Friday, April 3.
ALL INVITED TO TRAVEL WITH STUDIO 109 Studio 109 will be traveling with 42nd Street Tours to the Big Apple and Washington, DC
Download the information for either trip below. Sign up today!