February 19, 2016 at 8:00pm

Verb Ballets will honor the 90th anniversary of the birth of celebrated choreographer Heinz Poll, founder of Ohio Ballet. The program will showcase a panorama of Poll’s work commemorating the diversity of his choreographic style and enduring legacy to Northeast Ohio and the dance world. Featuring the revival of full company classics including Elegiac Song, Songs Without Words and Bolero. Plus, there will be live accompaniment by former Ohio Ballet Music Director David Fisher.

Single tickets available by calling the Akron Civic Box Office 330-253-2488 or online at ticketmaster.com.

The Akron Civic Theatre is located at 182 South Main Street Akron, Ohio 44308.
Tickets
$32 Preferred / $27 Center / $22 Sides / $12 Students
Handling fees may apply
Akron Civic Box Office Hours 
M-F 10am-4pm 330-253-2488
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In the News

Heinz created more than 60 dances during his tenure with Ohio Ballet - of those bequeathed to people he trusted to maintain his legacy in their restaging.
Kerry Clawson of The Akron Beacon Journal
The company (Verb)- has a long association with Poll. Associate Director Richard Dickinson danced with Ohio Ballet under Poll’s direction and eventually served as Poll’s ballet master.
Kathleen Folkerth of The West Side Leader

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.

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