Verb Ballets Brings Diverse Styles to NEO this Summer

Verb Ballets showcases dynamic programming this summer through bold artistry, unique styles and technical excellence that captivates a broad audience. The company will debut this summer at the Akron Art Museum Bud and Susie Rogers Garden Opening on July 16, 2016, Heinz Poll Summer Dance Festival at Hardesty Park on July 29 & 30, 2016 and at Tremont’s Arts in August on August 13, 2016. Read More...

New York to LA: Verb Ballets Company hosts distinguished choreographers Roger C. Jeffrey and Charles Anderson

Verb Ballets is proud to host nationally distinguished choreographers Roger C. Jeffrey and Charles Anderson this summer. The new company works will debut this summer at the Akron Art Museum Bud and Susie Rogers Garden Opening on July 16, 2016, Heinz Poll Summer Dance Festival at Hardesty Park on July 29 & 30, 2016 and at Tremont’s Arts in August on August 13, 2016. Read More...

Verb Ballets Partners with Jewish Family Service to Present a Free Wellness Program for Seniors

Moving Connections, a wellness program of Verb Ballets, is a movement workshop designed for the senior community to encourage creativity, engage social interaction and deepen an appreciation of the arts through the joy of movement. In partnership with Jewish Family Services the movement program will go into two different senior living facilities including Portage Lakes / Kiwanis Towers and Center Towers on the Schultz Campus for Jewish Life. In addition, Verb Ballets will come in to Portage Lakes / Kiwanis Towers and perform for the seniors on Thursday, May 13th. Verb Ballets is honored to partner with Jewish Family Services to engage seniors in the community while nurturing wellness and deepen an appreciation of the arts through the joy of movement.
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Verb Ballets Audition for Heinz Poll Evening

Verb Ballets will be holding an audition on September 2, 2015 for dancers for a full evening production of Honoring Heinz Poll on February 19, 2016 at the Akron Civic Theatre. Seeking 4-7 dancers with a strong background in ballet and contemporary technique. Audition to be held following Univeristy of Akron Dance Company auditions on Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at 6:30pm in the Albrecht Studio at University of Akron. Read More...

Verb Ballets returns to the Heinz Poll Summer Dance Festival

Verb Ballets is honored to return to Akron's Hardesty Park at the Heinz Poll Summer Dance Festival on August 7 & 8, 2015. This free community performance will feature new repertory and audience favorites to be appreciated by both new audience members and dance enthusiasts. Featuring the World Premiere of newly commissioned ballet, Because This Must Be, by Lauren Edson, an emerging choreographer and former dancer with Trey McIntyre Project. Read More...

Verb Ballets 2015 Summer Appearances

Verb Ballets, Northeast Ohio’s premiere ballet company announces its 2015 summer appearances. Verb Ballets is proud to present a season that highlights the artistry of emerging choreographers paired with classic balletic works that have moved audiences for decades. Verb Ballets is honored to appear at free outdoor summer performances at the Heinz Poll Summer Dance Festival at Hardesty Park on August 7 & 8, 2015 and at Tremont’s Arts in August on August 15, 2015.   
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