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Special Ballet UpClose Shines Light On How Dancers Are Trained

By May 25, 2018June 7th, 2018No Comments

CLEVELAND, OH – Join Verb Ballets on June 22, 2018 at noon for an exclusive Ballet UpClose lunch time class viewing and showing to wrap up the 2017-18 season. This unique opportunity will provide insight into how dancers train and prepare their bodies and minds for performances. We will welcome and introduce new company members for the 2018-19 season. Also, on the program is an appearance from young students of the Fairmount Center for the Arts and the Adverb Project, a group comprised of adult student learners. Stay afterwards for a meet and greet luncheon with the dancers.

Ballet UpClose Luncheon is on Friday, June 22, 2018 at 12:00pm at the Verb Ballets studio located at 3445 Warrensville Center Rd. Shaker Hts, OH 44122. Tickets are $17 for adults and $12 for children and include a light lunch. Tickets are available online at or calling 216-397-3757. For more information visit,

Performance Details:
Friday, June 22, 2018 at 12:00pm
Ballet UpClose Luncheon
Verb Ballets studio located at 3445 Warrensville Center Rd. Shaker Hts, OH 44122.
Tickets: $17 Adults/ $12 Kids

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About Verb Ballets  
Verb Ballets, a contemporary ballet company, presents dynamic programming through bold artistry, unique styles and technical excellence that captivates a broad audience. Under the direction of Dr. Margaret Carlson, Producing Artistic Director and Richard Dickinson, MFA, Associate Director, the company will present a season that ignites passion in the energy, beauty and athleticism of dance. Critics have hailed Verb Ballets as, “Dashes preconceptions …with keen dramatic power.” -The Plain Dealer, “(Verb) is dance magnifique.” – The Examiner, “confident and polished, Verb’s dancers shone” – Dance International Magazine. Verb Ballets cultivates dance appreciation and nurtures wellness through movement in community dance classes, school residencies, senior outreach, library programs, master classes and college course partnerships. Verb Ballets has also been named one of Five Great Tiny Troupes in America by Dance Magazine and was one of the 25 dance companies in America to watch. In 2017 Verb Ballets begins a year long celebration of the 30th Anniversary of the company. As one of the oldest dance organizations in Cleveland we are proud to produce high caliber work and continue to connect with communities across a four county reach.

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