October 12, 2018

Ohio Arts Professional Network

Verb Ballets is excited to participate in the 2018 OAPN Block Booking Conference on October 14-16, 2018 in Dayton, Ohio. Come see us at Booth #1! Verb Ballets brings exceptional…
October 8, 2018

Grand Opening Celebration

Verb Ballets is pleased to announce the community grand opening of the Verb Ballets Center for Dance on Friday, October 19, 2018 from 4:00pm-6:00pm. Verb Ballets will be joined by…
September 27, 2018

New Verb Ballets Center for Dance Opens

Construction is finished! The drywall has been hung, walls have been primed, the sprung floors and marley have been installed. It's official, the new home is open!  Located at 3558 Lee…
We Moved!

The new Verb Ballets Center for Dance has opened in Shaker Heights.

All classes are now hosted in the new studios.

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2018-19 Season

Verb Ballets showcases performances throughout Northeast Ohio this season with captivating choreography and a passionate dance.

Summer 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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International collaboration with Verb Ballets and ProDanza

The Cleveland Havana Ballet

The Cleveland Havana Ballet showcases uniquely Cuban story ballets and innovative American repertory. Verb Ballets and ProDanza of Cuba have joined forces in an international collaboration to form The Cleveland Havana Ballet Project. Lead by Dr. Margaret Carlson of Verb Ballets and Laura Alonso of ProDanza the project is seeking bookings for the 2019-20 season.

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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

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.