Faculty & Teachers
Owner & Director
Patricia (or Missy Patty, as her students call her!) is a graduate of The Boston Conservatory. During her four year study towards her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Dance, she was also a member of The Boston Conservatory Dance Theatre, a professional dance company in residence.
She founded the Patricia Brosnihan Dance Center in 1989 in Hopkinton, MA. The Grafton location opened in 2009, and the two studios were merged in 2018.
Patty currently teaches ballet, pointe, and tap.
Jazz, Lyrical, Acro
Cassandra is a graduate of Dean College with a degree in Dance. She has been dancing since she was a child, and is herself an alumnus of PBDC!
Cassandra has a passion for our non-ballet disciplines, and has led our dancers to successful prize-winning placements in dance competitions .
Ballet, Pointe, Conditioning
Jocelyn is a lifelong student of ballet. As a girl, she spent several years training in the French method in Paris, and teaches in a mixture of influences from the French, English, and American styles.
Jocelyn has studied choreography with contemporary ballet choreographer Kevin Jenkins, and is pursuing certification in Progressing Ballet Technique.