DanceWorks 2018

May 17-19, 2018 7:30pm


Cleveland Havana Ballet

International collaboration with ProDanza of Cuba


Dance For Everyone

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


2017-18 Season

The season features exciting works by choreographers Adam Hougland, Heinz Poll, 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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May 16, 2018

Intensive Inventions

Last year Verb Ballets led a successful Choreography Intensive providing professional dancers throughout Northeast Ohio specialized training to step into the role of choreographer. For the 2017-18 season Verb Ballets…
CPT ChoreographerNews
May 9, 2018

Stolen Images

What inspires you to find your movement?   For this particular piece, certain memories I have with my family and friends inspired each step. I made a certain word or phrase…
CPT ChoreographerNews
May 9, 2018


Tell us a bit about you piece is there a story line? My piece is quite simply entitled Deforestation. I have always had a love for nature and have admired environmental…
Cuba Blog

Tour to Cuba

Follow Verb Ballets through Cuba with exclusive blog updates about the tour and international collaboration with ProDanza for the debut of The Cleveland Havana Ballet.

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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 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

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.