Breen Center for Performing Arts

Verb Ballets 30th Anniversary Celebration Performance 

Verb Ballets launches its year long 30th Anniversary celebration! Over the years the company’s style has evolved and garnished praise and enthusiasm from audiences and critics alike. This extraordinary evening of programming on March 25th showcases a rich and powerful assortment of works within the Verb Ballets repertoire along with exciting new premieres. Featured will be the new ballet, Appropriated Memories, by Anthony Krutzkamp that melds classical form with innovation to create fresh contemporary movement. A highlight of the show will be the company premiere of the Don Quixote Grand Pas de Deux, staged by dance legend Laura Alonso, Cleveland Foundation Creative Fusion Artist: Cuba Edition.  Read More...

Verb Ballets fulfills wish of 5 year old heart transplant recipient to become a ballerina in production of Peter Pan

Verb Ballets and A Special Wish Foundation Cleveland Chapter (ASW) are working together to make Hope’s dream of becoming a ballerina come true. Hope was born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome and received a heart transplant at the Cleveland Clinic Children's Hospital. After a long recovery she is doing amazingly. Choreographer Pamela Pribisco has created a new role for her in the upcoming production of Peter Pan to make Hope's dream of performing on stage come true. Read More...

Verb Ballets announces the American premiere of Peter Pan 

Verb Ballets is excited to announce the American premiere of Peter Pan choreographed by Pamela Pribisco. This ballet was created in Europe and will delight all ages with the enchanting tale of Peter Pan. The production includes the professional dancers of Verb Ballets and over 30 children from the Greater Cleveland and Akron area. The ballet features custom backdrops created in Geneva, Switzerland. Read More...