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Summer classes for ages 3-13


Cain Park

June 23, 2023


Mowgli's Jungle Adventures

June 11th at The Akron Civic Theatre


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May 25, 2023

Community Open House

Community Open House July 15, 2023 Verb, “Ohio Contemporary Ballet” Community offers an Open House on Saturday, July 15th. Try free dance classes for all ages and levels. Teen/Adult classes are…
May 2, 2023

Cain Park

Celebrate the start of summer with a free show presented by Verb, “Ohio Contemporary Ballet” at Cain Park. This performance is a gift to the community from board members David…
February 28, 2023

Mowgli’s Jungle Adventures

Mowgli's Jungle Adventures, the story ballet, showcases a unique blend of ballet and Indian dance styles with colorful costumes to mesmerize viewers of all ages!  It highlights the re-telling of…
Cleveland Public Theatre

DanceWorks: Fresh Inventions

April 27-29, 2023


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Exciting season of shows and appearances

2022-23 Season


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 engages our community throughbold performances rooted in contemporary ballet and strives to be a vital community asset by providing access to dance opportunities and education to the Great Lakes region and beyond.