About Verb Ballets

Under the direction of Dr. Margaret Carlson, Producing Artistic Director and Richard Dickinson, MFA, Associate Director, Verb Ballets is proud to present a season that highlights the artistry of cutting edge choreography paired with classic balletic works that have moved audiences for decades. Verb Ballets connects with the community in meaningful ways to develop appreciation for dance through performances and outreach programs that promote learning and nurture wellness. The company cultivates dance appreciation through community dance classes, school residences, senior movement classes, library programs, master classes and college course partnerships.

Verb Ballets Mission and Vision

Verb Ballets mission is to ignite audience passion and participation in contemporary ballet through performance, outreach programs and community engagement. Our vision is to be a nationally recognized leader in performing dance works of the highest caliber; a catalyst to promote learning, nurture wellness and encourage dialogue about the dance art form; and a thought leader in cultivating dance appreciation and support throughout the region.

Programs

Verb Ballets promotes and develops interest in and appreciation for dance through programs that promote learning and nurture wellness, audience and community dialogue, and advocacy efforts to support the art form.

Board of Directors

Verb Ballets Board of Directors and Advisory Board.

Partnerships

Verb Ballets is honored to work with organizations in the community including Hiram College, John Carroll University, University of Akron, Children's Concert Society, Fairmount Center for the Arts and Saint Ignatius High School.

Leadership

Verb Ballets is led by Dr. Margaret Carlson, Producing Artistic Director and Richard Dickinson, MFA, Associate Director.

Education + Outreach

Education and Outreach staff support the art form.

Dancers

Verb Ballets is comprised of eight classically trained dancers.

Verb Ballets

Under the direction of Dr. Margaret Carlson, Producing Artistic Director and Richard Dickinson, MFA, Associate Director, Verb Ballets is proud to present cutting edge choreography paired with classic balletic works that have moved audiences for decades.

Connect with Us

3445 Warrensville Center Rd.
Shaker Hts, OH 44122
Phone 216.397.3757
Email

Booking Agent

RiverCityArtists
712 S. Trenton Ave #1
Pittsburgh, PA 15221
Email booking agent
rivercityartists.com