Patty Flowerday School of Dance

October News

June Performance

Our June performance of “Alice in Wonderland” will be performed at Penfield High School on June 20th. Auditions for leads will be on September 28th:

  • 1:30-2:15 for 12 & under,

  • 2:15-3:00 for 13 & up.

If you are chosen for a special part and not registered for a certain class, you will have to attend that class in addition to your own class at no extra charge.

If you get a solo, duet, or small group the charges are as follows, per dancer, per lesson:

  • Solo $25

  • Duet $15

  • Trio $10

  • Small Group $9

A Dog for Emily

We are so excited for our Bi Annual Ballet “A Dog for Emily” We are hoping for the first weekend in February for our performance.  Congratulations to all of our leads! All ballet classes ages 5 & up will be participating this year. We will be collecting donations for our pet shop scenery and will be donating our scenery to Woof2Hoof and the Verona Street Shelter. More details to follow.

Bring a friend week!

Word of mouth is our best advertisement so spread the word to your friends! We still have space in the following classes!

  • Monday 7&8 year olds 4:30-6:00

  • Tuesday 5&6 year olds 5:00-5:50

  • Thursday 3&4 year olds 4:00-4:50

  • Thursday 7&8 year olds 4:30-6:00

  • Thursday 5&6 year olds 5:00-5:50

  • We also have room in our 9-12 and teen classes

  • We will also be starting adult tap Thursday October 3rd from 7:00-7:30 and adult jazz on Tuesday evenings starting November!

Invite your friends October 7th-12th!

Toy Story Dance Camp

On Monday October 14th we will offer a one day camp from 9:00-noon. Camp will include dance, coloring, craft, games and snack all with the Toy Story theme. Ages 3-7 Cost $25.00

Dance Ornaments

This year we will be donating a Christmas Tree to the Granger Homestead in Canandaigua for their Festival of Trees November 1st-December 8th. If anyone would like to donate a dance ornament to hang on the tree, that would be great! See Miss Patty if you are interested. Our studio will donate the tree and the lights. The theme for our tree will be “DANCE”.


Our classes are pretty full so please utilize all of our parking spaces. You can park all the way around the barn, by the shed or on the ramp in front of the barn.


Fundraising is optional and can be used for lessons, costumes, or competition fees.

  • Save-a-round Books are $25 and you earn $5 for every book you sell. Sell 5 and get one free to sell or to keep!

  • Midland Fundraising books have lots of cool stuff and if we sell enough you can earn 40% of your sales. This starts now and ends 10/8. If you collect checks, please have them make their checks out to you and submit 1 check to the studio along with your orders.

  • Rochester Kettlecorn is a great holiday fundraiser and delicious too! Details to follow!

Dress Code

Please make sure your dancers are properly dressed for class.

Dance shoes are never to be worn outside.

3&4 and 5&6 year classes

  • Leotards, Tights, Black Tap Shoes, Pink Ballet Shoes

  • Please make sure your shoes are leather and not plastic.

7&8 year classes

  • Leotards, Tights, Pink Ballet Shoes, Tan Tap Shoes, Tan Jazz Shoes


  • Black Pants or long shorts, Tee, proper shoes

Ballet & Pointe

  • Leotard,Pink or tan tights, wrap skirt (optional)

  • Pink Ballet Shoes, Pointe Shoes


  • Leotard, Tights, Apolla Shocks (we will be carrying these at the studio)


  • Leotard or tank, Tights or leggings, Apolla Shocks (we will be carrying these at the studio)

Musical Theatre

  • Leotard, Tights, Character Shoes or Jazz Shoes


  • Leotard, Footless or Convertible Tights

Hip Hop

  • Comfortable clothes and sneakers never worn outside

Stretch & Strength

  • Comfortable Clothes & Apolla Shocks, Inside Sneakers or Jazz Shoes you need a jump rope and a yoga mat

You can purchase shoes, tights, leotards & Apolla Shocks at the studio or visit our online shop:

All dancer’s hair should be worn up and away from their face.

We will have tights for purchase for $10 if your dancer forgets theirs.

*We know some dancers have sensory issues and those dancers may wear leggings with permission from their teachers.

June Performance

Our June performance of “Alice in Wonderland” will be performed at Penfield High School on June 20th. Auditions for leads will be on September 28th 1:30-2:15 for 12&under, 2:15-3:00 13&up

If you are chosen for a special part and not registered for a certain class, you will have to attend that class in addition to your own class. If you get a solos, duet, small group the charges are as follows per lesson:

  • Solo $25

  • Duet $15

  • Trio $10

  • Small Group $9

2019/20 Rates

  • 50 minutes or 1 hour per week: $55 monthly/$550 for the year

  • 1 1/2 hours per week: $80 monthly/$800 for the year

  • 2 hours per week $85/$850

  • 2 1/2 hours per week $90/$900

  • 3 hours per week $95/$950

  • 3 1/2 hours per week $100/$1000

  • 4 hours per week $105/$1050

  • 4 1/2 hours per week $110/$1100

  • 5 hours per week $115/$1150

  • 5 1/2 hours per week $120/$1200

  • 6 hours per week $125/$1250

  • 6 1/2 hours per week $130/$1300

  • Every class added is $10 more per month.

  • Students starting in October will have their yearly fees divided by 9 monthly payments.

    • Example $550 will be $61.11 per month and so on!

  • All monthly payments are due by the 1st of the month. Any payments made after the 5th of each month will accrue a $10 late fee.

  • If your first class of the month falls after the 5th, please pay at your last class of the month previous to avoid the late fee.


We are putting together an August trip to Disney for a performance. We were invited to perform at Disney in Florida and should have details in October. We will have an informational meeting October 25th at 7:00 p.m. for anyone interested.

Dance Masters National Convention is also at Disney in Florida July 5th-11th. If doing the pageant July 2-11. Anyone competing in April’s DMA must attend one of two conventions. October 13th in Buffalo or November 10th in Verona. (Syracuse area)

Dates to remember:

  • September 28th Alice Auditions

  • October 7-12 Bring a friend week.

  • October 13th Dance Masters Workshop Buffalo $53 Mini Jr & Sr Students $63 teachers and 16 & up

  • (Mandatory if you are competing)

  • October 14th 9:00-noon Toy Story Camp

  • October 14th We are open for regular classes!

  • October 25th Disney Meeting 7:00

  • October 31st The studio will be closed!

  • November 10th 2nd Dance Masters Workshop Syracuse (you only need to attend 1)

  • April 3-5 Verona NY Dance Masters Performing Arts Competition

  • April 24th-26th Power of Dance Competition Canandaigua Academy

  • Dance Masters Nationals July 5th-11th Disney Coronado Springs Resort & Convention Center

Looking forward to a fabulous dancing year!

Patty Flowerday School of Dance

2233 Penfield Rd

Penfield NY

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