Dance ClassesNews

Dance for Youth Free Trial Week

September 9, 2021
Verb Ballets welcomes students back in studio this fall to find a love of movement…

Back to school Back to dance!

August 7, 2021
Cleveland Dance Movement has partnered with Verb Ballets to bring the community an upbeat teaching…
Laura AlonsoNews

Laura Alonso Returns

August 5, 2021
Cuban dance legend Laura Alonso returns to Cleveland for the week of August 23, 2021…
Heinz PollNews


July 30, 2021
Associate Artistic Director Richard Dickinson, MFA is responsible for training and coaching the company dancers…

Modern Masterclass with Alexis Britford

June 22, 2021
The Verb Ballets Center for Dance hosts Alexis Britford for a very special community Modern…
Directors ChoiceHeinz PollNews


June 22, 2021
In 1968, Heinz Poll, along with his partner and lighting designer, Thomas Skelton, founded The…
Directors ChoiceNews

Behind Bolero

June 22, 2021
Xochitl Tejeda de Cerda danced with Ohio Ballet for 17 years. She was the original…

OAPN Conference 2021

September 13, 2021
For over 15 years, Verb Ballets has brought the beauty of dance to the Cain…

Progressing Ballet Technique Workshop

June 15, 2021
3-day Progressing Ballet Technique (PBT) Workshop Sunday, July 11th, 18th, and 25th from 12:45-1:45pm $65…
Contemporary CreationsNews

What is Love?

April 29, 2021
Christopher L. Huggins has become an Internationally renowned choreographer. Mr. Huggins has created ballets for…
Contemporary CreationsNews

Luck and Fortune

April 27, 2021
Liu Mo graduated from the renowned Beijing Dance Academy with a degree in Classical Chinese.…
Contemporary CreationsNews

World of Another

April 26, 2021
Imagine creating a ballet without ever stepping into the studio. Verb Ballets commissioned a new…
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Verbiculture May 2021

April 23, 2021
Verb Ballets' digital magazine! Get the inside scoop on what is going on behind the…

Vintage’n’Things Auction

March 2, 2021
Bidding extended till May 9th! Verb Ballets presents Vintage’ n ‘Things, an online auction hosted…
Going SoloNews

Sometimes, Always

February 16, 2021
Richard Dickinson, MFA is well known for his long career with Ohio Ballet. His connection…
Going SoloNews

Legacy of José Limón

February 11, 2021
José Limón (1908-1972) electrified the world with his dynamic masculine dancing and dramatic choreography. One…
Going SoloNews

Strength in Character

February 18, 2021
Dancers who aspire to perform in the great classical ballets are required to know what…

Spring Classes for Youth

February 11, 2021
Enrollment is now open for Session 2! The next four-week session from February 22nd- March…

Verbiculture February 2021

February 3, 2021
Verb Ballets' digital magazine! Get the inside scoop on what is going on behind the…

Meet the Teachers

January 6, 2021
Enrollment is now open for Youth Spring Session 1 classes! We are excited to welcome…

Company dancer featured in Pointe Magazine

December 22, 2020
Company member Antonio Morillo was interviewed by Pointe Magazine about his path to pursuing a…

Exclusive Verb Ballets 3-19 Coffee

November 23, 2020
The season of giving is upon us and our new partner, 3-19 Coffee, have a…

Looking back on 2020

November 18, 2020
This past year was one of new collaborations, new works, and a second tour to…

Verbiculture November 2020

November 10, 2020
Verb Ballets' second digital magazine! Get the inside scoop on what is going on behind…

Broken Bridges

November 6, 2020
Choreographer Michael Escovedo was a dancer in the company from 2014-19. During that time he…

Meet the Conductor

November 6, 2020
Captivating, imaginative conductor Daniel Meyer was appointed permanent Artistic Director and Conductor of the BlueWater…

Building Bridges Together Program

November 17, 2020
Verb Ballets and BlueWater Chamber Orchestra have joined forces to create, Building Bridges Together, a…