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
FALL REGISTRATION Join us on either August 12 or 13 from 12-8pm to register for fall dance, voice and drama classes. Returning recreational and new students are invited to attend.
See you soon!
OPEN HOUSE / PERFORMANCE TROUPE REGISTRATION - AUGUST 15 from 11am-4pm 11am - Drama Auditions for our drama productionToy Camp 12-2pm - Cookout Party and Music by WERZ 12pm - Performance Troupe Auditions 1-4pm - Dance Workshop with Master Teacher Jeff Jean-Philippe, founder of "The Expressive Movement" (dance level: intermediate +)
* $25 for studio students (discounted rate extended to new 109 students as well)
* $35 for non-studio students 4pm - Performance Troupe Registration (mandatory) 5pm - Performance Troupe Dinner/Awards
MUSIC * TOURS *
Grab a friend and join us for this special studio event! 109...tick tick BOOM!
NATIONAL NIGHT OUT The Performance Troupe will perform on Tuesday, August 4 at the Rochester National Night Out, located in the Union Street parking area. Hope you will join us! Dancers, please arrive at 5:30pm ready to dance!
MONTHLY NEWSLETTER AVAILABLE The August 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.
FLOW 40 WORKSHOP We are excited to annouce that Flow 40 Dance Workshops are coming back to Studio 109 on October 3-5, 2015! Dancers are the junior and senior level can register for this exciting opportunity, please contact the Studio!
WHO'S EXCITED FOR NYC? The Studio is looking forward to traveling to NYC September 12-13. Broadway...here we come!
PICTURES AND VIDEOS ARE IN! Stop by the Studio on Monday nights to pick up your precious moments! We are open until 8pm.
WE ARE GROWING! Studio 109 is growing and looking to add to our talented team of instructors. We are currently seeking an experienced hip hop instructor, ballet instructor and an experienced all-genre dance instructor. Candidates must demonstrate a love for teaching young children, be enthusiastic, understanding and compassionate.