Dance-related

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artistschair.com
Artistschair.com is an online directory committed to promoting and raising awareness of local artists, arts-related institutions and issues and the Northeast Ohio region as well as serving the needs of those searching for creative talent and resources. The quick and easy-to-use talent database features profiles of currently more than 400 local artists in more than 100 different talent fields within the disciplines of theatre, dance, film, music and behind-the-scenes operations (visual arts-related fields are in the process of being developed). The directory also features a comprehensive resource section that spotlights arts-related organizations in the fields of advocacy, dance, film, music, online talent directories, talent agencies,  theatre and the visual arts as well as a bulletin board component that allows both members and users to post notices in a variety of categories. Currently all programs and services offered on the site are free.

Mailing Address: 3256 West 99th Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44102   * Inquiries: (p) (216) 281-7451 (General Information) or (e) jeon@artistschair.com * Website: www.artistschair.com * Discount: None applies because all programs and services offered are free

artistsofcleveland.com
Artistsofcleveland.com offers website and services designed to help artists, musicians and performers market their work and themselves.

Mailing Address: 2570 Superior Avenue, Ste. 504, Cleveland, Ohio 44114   * Inquiries: (p) (216) 696-7347 (General Information) or (e) alandlarry@earthlink.net * Website: www.artistsofcleveland.com * Discount: 10% of membership services
 

Cannon School of Irish Dance
The Cannon School of Irish Dance was established in 1982. Irish dance instruction is available for hire for entertainment in various areas including parties, festivals, senior groups and other types of events. Classes are available on a weekly basis throughout the year and include instruction in both individual and group dances in both the hard shoe and soft shoe style of Irish Dance.

Mailing Address: 23130 Lorain Road, North Olmsted, Ohio 44070   * Inquiries: (p) (440) 954-4234 (General Information) or (e) csirishdance@verizon.net * Website: Not available * Discount: $10 off first class

Cleveland City Dance
Cleveland City Dance is a dance studio offering classes for children ages 2 1/2 - 18 years old and for teens and adults in into their 60's. City Dance wishes to inspire the love of dance in all of our students for pleasure and for those reaching for a professional career in dance venues. They offer ballet, jazz, modern, tap, hip-hop, middle-eastern dance and Pilates instruction seven days a week in the morning, early afternoons and evenings.

Mailing Address: 13947 Cedar Road, South Euclid, Ohio 44118   * Inquiries: (p) (216) 932-0222 (General Information) or (e) Not available * Website: www.clevelandcitydance.com * Discount: $20.00 off first month of tuition

Cleveland Public Theatre
Cleveland Public Theatre Is truly a Public theatre presenting a wide range of artistic and arts education programs in its two historic buildings on the near west side. "Alternative theatre doesn't get any more adventurous, versatile, intelligent or socially conscious than this. Doing it well has allowed CPT to grow into one of the area's most influential companies." The Plain Dealer.

Mailing Address: 6415 Detroit Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44102   * Inquiries: (p) (216) 631-2727 (General Information) or (e) info@cptonline.org * Website: www.cptonline.org * Discount: None offered at this time

Csárdás Dance Company
Csárdás Dance Company is a professional dance company presenting traditional and contemporary works stemming from Hungarian heritage. Founded in 1994 by Richard Graber, Csárdás strives to promote and further ethnic dance as an art form as it embodies the infectious exuberance celebrated in villages. The richness of the Hungarian culture is revealed through performances featuring a broad range of dance dialects and styles. Celebrating the universal joys of tradition, the vibrancy and richness of Hungarian culture is revealed through informative performances and lecture demonstrations.

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 391147, Cleveland, Ohio 44139   * Inquiries: (p) (216) 533-4194 (General Information) or (e) info@csardasdance.com * Website: www.csardasdance.com * Discount: None offered at this time

Dancevert
Utilizing the physical, intellectual and spiritual realms, the mission of Dancevert is to participate with its audience in an extraordinary experience of beauty and truth in order to be mutually transformed.

Mailing Address: 71 East 214 Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44123   * Inquiries: (p) (216) 269-6985 (General Information) or (e) bailarte@aol.com * Website: www.evertdance.com * Discounts: None offered at this time

DANCECleveland
DANCECleveland's mission is to bring passion and the verve of modern and contemporary dance to Northeast Ohio by presenting national and international dance companies four to five times per year. Most performances are at Playhouse Square Center in downtown Cleveland. Subscriptions are available.

Mailing Address: 28815 Aurora Road, Suite 203, Cleveland, Ohio 44139   * Inquiries: (p) (440) 914-0744 (General Information) or (e) skeyes@dancecleveland.org * Website: www.dancecleveland.org * Discount: Based on performance-by performance ticket availablity, please call the general information line for more information

Get Hep Swing, LTD.
Get Hep Swing is a dance company that specializes in dances from the 1920s through the 1950s. In addition to teaching, performing, choreographing, judging and competing all over the world with an occasional swing dance troupe,  the company offers five-week group lessons as well as private lessons for singles and couples, and organizes two monthly swing dances that take place in the Cleveland area. The dances include live music and an introductory Jitterbug lesson to start off the evening.

Mailing Address: 5340 Hamilton Avenue, Suite 205, Cleveland, Ohio 44114   * Inquiries: (p) (216) 374-1927 (General Information) or (e) info@gethepswing.com * Website: www.gethepswing.com * Discount: Purchase one bi-monthly dance admission at regular price and get the second for half off. Additional discount: $20 off per couple when you sign up for a 5-week class.

GroundWorks Dancetheater
GroundWorks Dancetheater develops and presents new choreography of the highest artistic standards and presents it t audiences of diverse ages and backgrounds. The organization looks for venues that heighten the sense of intimacy between artist and audience and expand the parameters of how and where audiences, both new and initiated, experience dance. Through its performances and educational programs, GroundWorks is committed to strengthening relationships between its artists and the community, deepening an understanding of dance as a language of communication, and broadening support for the art of dance.

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 18191, Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44118   * Inquiries: (p) (216) 691-3180 (General Information) or (e) info@groundworksdance.org * Website: www.notsoobvious.com * Discount: 20% off admission price per patron

Living Fountain Dance Company
The energy and vision of Living Fountain is to explore social, ethical and spiritual issues through the arts. Living Fountain offers dance classes for all ages, performance ensembles for dancers, performing arts collaborations and concerts and short-term cultural exchanges.

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 9015, Canton, Ohio 44711   * Inquiries: (p) (330) 649-0773 (General Information) or (e) info@livingfountain.org * Website: www.livingfountain.org * Discount: To Be Determined

Northeast Ohio Performing Arts List (NEohioPAL)
Postings on this e-mail list service include performing arts news and announcements from theatres, artistic directors, film companies, dance companies, rock groups, producers, directors, playwrights, agencies, music directors, choreographers, production managers, actors, musicians, dancers, designers, educators and technicians. Topics include but are not limited to: auditions, job opportunities, production openings, the Cleveland Theatre Collective, PACT News, classes, workshops, reviews and editorials, AEA news, SAG/AFTRA news and cut-rate or free tickets.

Mailing Address: Not available * Inquiries: (p) Not available (e) fredsternfeld@fredsternfeld.com * Website: http://lists.fredsternfeld.com/mailman/listinfo/neohiopal * Discount: None offered because this service is free

Ohio Dance Theatre
Ohio Dance Theatre is a professional contemporary ballet based company.

Mailing Address: 26615 Center Ridge Road, Unit 1, Westlake, Ohio 44145   * Inquiries: (p) (440) 250-9150 (General Information) or (e) info@ohiodancetheatre.org * Website: www.ohiodancetheatre.org * Discount: None offered at this time

Ohio Youth Ballet
The Ohio Youth Ballet founded in 1999 under the artistic director Inna Strabova, is a non-profit pre-professional ballet company that provides a unique presence in Stark County and Northeast Ohio through dance performance, dance training and community outreach programs; encompassing music, staging and choreographic expression.

Mailing Address: 2387 Locust Street South, Canal Fulton, Ohio 44614   * Inquiries: (p) (330) 854-1417 (General Information) or (e) ohioyouthballet@uponpopinte.org  * Website: www.uponpointe.org * Discount: None offered at this time

Playhouse Square Foundation
Playhouse Square Foundation is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that restored and operates Playhouse Square Center, the nation's second-largest performing arts center. The foundation's top mission is to provide high quality performing arts and entertainment programs to the citizens of Greater Cleveland and Northeast Ohio, and to support on-stage productions with leading-edge arts education programs for people of all ages. It also strengthens the economic development of the region by making the downtown Cleveland Theatre District a superior location for the arts, learning, business and living.

Mailing Address: 1501 Euclid Avenue, Suite 200, Cleveland, Ohio 44115   * Inquiries: (p) (216) 771-4444 (General Information) or (e) williamt@playhousesquare.com * Website: www.playhousesquare.com * Discount: None offered at this time

Stocker Arts Center/Lorain County Community College
Stocker Arts Center opened in 1980 as a resource for arts and humanities in Lorain County and the Greater Cleveland area. Each year, the Center presents several series: performing artists, student matinees, films and gallery exhibitions. The gallery exhibitions feature a mixture of professional community, faculty and student artists. The performances presented include professional touring theatre, music and dance attractions from throughout the United States and beyond.

Mailing Address: 1005 North Abbe Road, Elyria, Ohio 44035   * Inquiries: (p) (800) 995-5222 ext. 4140 (General Information); (800) 995-5222 ext. 4040 (Box Office) or (e) jbarlow@lorainccc.edu * Website: www.lorainccc.edu/stocker * Discount: Based on event-by-event basis, please call the box office for more information

Tri-C Performing Arts Center
A presenting organization of theatre, music and dance, the Tri-C Peforming Arts Center features exciting and diverse multi-cultural programming which highlights the wide-range of established international and regional performing arts companies and individuals. The Community Music Program and Recording Arts and Technology (RAT) are elements of the educational components of the Center. Tri-C JazzFest Cleveland and partnerships with DANCECleveland and Playhouse Square Center complete this acclaimed Series.

Mailing Address: 2900 Community College Avenue, Arts & Music Building Room 211, Cleveland, Ohio 44115   * Inquiries: (p) (216) 987-4190 (General Information) or (e) susan.stone@tri-c.edu * Website: www.tricpresents.com * Discount: $2.00 off admission price, limit two tickets

TrueNorth Cultural Arts
TrueNorth Cultural Arts, a multi-disciplinary arts organization, is committed to building and strengthening individuals and the community through the performing arts, the visual arts and the humanities. TrueNorth's vision is two-fold: To educate, equip and empower individuals so they can embrace and succeed in the creative arts, and to envision and encourage a community where creative arts and art appreciation flourish.

Mailing Address: 33491 Lake Road, Avon Lake, Ohio 44012   * Inquiries: (p) (440) 933-7771 (General Information) or (e) truenorth@tncarts.org * Website: www.tncarts.org * Discount: Mention artistschair.com when registering for classes, making a purchase at our gallery or attending a ticketed event and receive a free gift

Verb Ballets
Verb Ballets work as a curator of expressive movement is globally connected and nationally respected. Within the region, this work contributes to the arts community and to the well being of many; including students, patients, seniors and those who help them. Verb Ballets reach out to educate people; young, old, from diverse cultures and backgrounds, about modern dance and continues to provide greater Cleveland with opportunities to experience contemporary dance through performance and community involvement.

Mailing Address: 2140 Lee Road, Suite 218, Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44118   * Inquiries: (p) (216) 397-3757 (General Information) or (e) info@verbballMapets.com * Website: www.verbballets.com * Discount: Based on performance-by performance basis, please call the general information line for more information

Verlezza Dance
Verlezza Dance is a company of dancers of all ages and abilities, rooted in the classical modern traditions of the May O'Donnell technique, that is committed to bring dance to underserved populations through Dance On The Oval with its ongoing dance and wellness classes. As a presenting organization Verlezza Dance programs include main stage dance concerts, educational assembly programs, lecture/performances, master classes, workshops, panel discussions and ongoing community-based programs.

Mailing Address: 16724 Lomond Boulevard, Shaker Heights, Ohio 44120   * Inquiries: (p) (216) 314-0900 (General Information) or (e) verlezzadancear@gmail.com * Website: www.verlezzadance.com * Discount: None offered at this time



Wind and Sand Dance Company

The Wind and Sand Dance Company is a progressive belly dance troupe based in Cleveland. Members are dedicated to promoting the dance in a manner that is beautiful, sensual and exciting, suitable for all audiences. It is the company's belief that through instruction, workshops and performances it will bring about a greater appreciation for the art form, allowing it to flourish another 5,000 years! Wind and Sand Dance Company's repertoire ranges from glamorous cabaret to the earthier exotic look of American tribal.

Mailing Address: 1799 Kenton Circle, Lyndhurst, Ohio 44124   * Inquiries: (p) (440) 646-1061 (General Information) or (e) sdassistsu@aol.com * Website: www.windandsand.com * Discount: None offered at this time