Celebrating Black History Month

Performance on February 3rd at The Breen Center featuring the work of nationally recognized choreographers Tommie-Waheed Evans and Antonio Brown.


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

Performances throughout Northeast Ohio and beyond!


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 9, 2018

2017-18 Season Brochure

Verb Ballets 2017-18 Season Brochure Tickets are on sale now! Get the best seats in the house for Verb Ballets performances across Northeast Ohio.  The company has a main stage…
January 5, 2018

To Cuba Now Tour

Once in a lifetime opportunity to experience Cuba Verb Ballets embarks on an international tour to Cuba in March 2018 to join Laura Alonso's ProDanza. Join Verb Ballets for the…
January 5, 2018

Cleveland Havana Ballet

In the spring of 2018, two ballet companies will join forces in an international collaboration to form the Cleveland Havana Ballet to present the Cuban ballet, Yarini. Starring the dancers…
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
March 15-18, 2018

Travel to Cuba with Verb Ballets

Experience Cuba in this once in a life time tour led by To Cuba Now. This well rounded itinerary showcases the culture, history and beauty of Cuba. This all inclusive trip will highlight the best that Cuba has to offer.

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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.