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The Akron Nutcracker

December 22 & 23, 2022 at E.J. Thomas Hall


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September 13, 2022

The Akron Nutcracker

The Dance Institute at The University of Akron presents The Akron Nutcracker in collaboration with Verb “Ohio Contemporary Ballet” and the Akron Symphony on December 22 & 23, 2022 at…
August 24, 2022

Hispanic Heritage Month Workshop

Cleveland Dance Movement and Verb "Ohio Contemporary Ballet" are kicking off Hispanic Heritage month with an open community workshop on September 17, 2022 featuring artists, Bryan Andres Salinas and Norma…
July 28, 2022

Dancing Pas de Dix

Verb had planned on performing Pas da Dix as part of our Lakeside Chautauqua program the summer of 2020 with the Lakeside Symphony but was canceled due to the pandemic.…

The Akron Nutcracker

Returns to the theatre December 22 & 23
Exciting season of shows and appearances

2022-23 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 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.