2017-18 Season

Performances throughout Northeast Ohio and beyond!


Dance For Everyone

Open dance classes for the community available. Find your love of movement. Drop-ins welcome.


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Support our Annual Fund Campaign to celebrate the 30th season anniversary!


2017-18 Season

The 30th anniversary season features exciting works by choreographers Heinz Poll, Anthony Krutzkamp, Tommie-Waheed Evans and Antonio Brown.

2017-18 Season

Dance Classes

Verb Ballets offers open community dance classes for a variety of ability levels from beginner to advanced.


Community Outreach

Verb Ballets nurtures wellness through movement to connect people in exciting and vibrant ways in the community.


Want to dance?

Open dance classes for the community available. From New to Ballet to Advanced Ballet there is a class to find your love of movement. Drop-ins welcome.

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January 4 & 5, 2018

Winter Dance Workshop

This full day program will help you improve and strengthen your technique with classes including ballet, pointe, variations and modern.

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December 2, 2017

Tis the season for Nutcrackers

Verb Ballets dancers make guest appearances in local productions across Northeast Ohio Tis the season for the holiday favorite, The Nutcracker. This year Verb Ballets' dancers are making guest appearances…
November 13, 2017

2017-18 Season Ticket Brochure

Tickets on sale now! BUY EARLY & $AVE! Get the best seats in the house for Verb Ballets performances across Northeast Ohio. The company has a main stage performances as…
November 13, 2017

Educational partnership with Fairmount Center for the Arts

Verb Ballets showcases educational partnership with Fairmount Center Young student dancers of Fairmount Center for the Arts Fairmount Center for the Arts has been recognized as the Best Dance/Theater Instruction Studio'…
Meet the Company

Dancers that make the company

Verb Ballets company is comprised of dancers with strong classical technique and broad ranging styles from all over the United States, Puerto Rico and Mexico.

Meet the Dancers

confident and polished, the Verb’s dancers shone

Dance International Magazine

classical ballet with a dash of American modern dance

International dance critics review

The audience - love the work - got to their feet for the dancers’ curtain calls

Roger Durbin, Knight Arts
Meet the Choreographer

Tommie Waheed-Evans

Choreographer Tommie-Waheed Evans was former dancer with Philadanco! and has received Philadelphia Tribune’s “10 under 40” Honoree Award and was selected nationally as an emerging leader by Dance/USA.

Meet the Choreographer

About Verb Ballets

Verb Ballets is a contemporary ballet company that presents dynamic programming through bold artistry, unique styles and technical excellence that captivates a broad audience. For the past 30 years the company has fostered dance appreciation and nurtured wellness through movement in outreach and education programs. Verb Ballets has also been named one of Five Great Tiny Troupes in America by Dance Magazine and was one of the 25 dance companies in America to watch.