Classes & Worskhops



Registration Now Open for BalletMet Dance Academy Classes
Dancers of All Ages and Skill Levels
Columbus Central Ohio residents can now register for BalletMet Dance Academy. From ballet and tap to jazz and modern to yoga and Pilates, the BalletMet Academy has something for everyone. BalletMet’s Academy offers hundreds of classes each week to students of all ages – beginning at age three and extending to senior adults – making it one of the largest dance training centers in the country affiliated with a professional Company.

Full details here:

Visit for a full listing of classes for each age group, course descriptions, registration forms, schedules and more. The academy can also be reached at (614) 224-1672.



Beck Center for the Arts

Lakewood – Spring 2018
Beck Center Dance Education
Fall Semester
17801 Detroit Avenue, Lakewood
Early childhood classes in Preschool Dance, Preballet and KidsNDance; ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, and hip hop for youth, teens and adults; health and wellness classes including Body Beautiful, Gentle Conditioning, Pilates, and Yoga.
For information call 216-521-2540 x10 or visit

Center for Arts-Inspired Learning

April 19 & 20, 2018 from 10am-3pm

Module One: Program Development:

Teaching Artist Preparedness Program Development:

Presented by the Center for Arts-Inspired Learning in partnership with: Ohio Arts Council, VSA Ohio OhioDance, Ohio Alliance for Arts Education

This two day module is intended for working professional artists in all disciplines who are new to working as a teaching artist and current teaching artists who would like to enhance or improve their knowledge and skills. This unique opportunity is recommended for artists with interest in working with the presenting partners as a roster teaching artist. Participants who successfully complete Module One and the corresponding assessment piece will be awarded a digital badge representing their knowledge and competency in arts-integrated program development. A digital badge provides evidence of achievement as a result of participation and specific accomplishments completed during and after each module. Digital badges may be included in an online portfolio and/or other micro-credentialing sites, such as Mozilla Backpack. Session Presenters: David Schiopota, Director of Programs Emma Parker, Artistic Manager Ryan Upp, Resident Teaching Artist of Photography/Visual Arts Center for Arts-Inspired Learning Kara Stewart, Executive & Artistic Director, ArtSparks

QUESTIONS? Call 216.561.5005 x23 or email LOCATION: Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center 777 Evening Street Worthington, OH 43085 PARKING: Free onsite FEE: $50 (due upon online registration) REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Friday, April 6, 2018 REGISTER AT: module-one-program-developmentteaching-artist-preparedness-tickets-43357367052


Columbus Modern (CoMo) Dance Company

Columbus – CoMo Dance Company
Downtown & Grandview:

  • Beginning / Intermediate Adult Dance
    NEW! 4-week class sessions on various topics
  • Advanced Adult Modern Dance
    Repertoire and technique
  • Children’s Modern Dance I & II (Ages 4-8, 8-12)
    Thursdays, 5:30-6:30pm (II) & 6:30-7:30pm (I)

Contemporary Dance Theater

Cincinnati – Contemporary Dance Theater


Phone number: 513-591-1222
Location: Contemporary Dance Theater, 1805 Larch Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45224
Time: Monday – Thursday during the evenings. Each day dependent on classes provided that evening.
Contemporary Dance Theater provides classes for Adults, Teens and Children year-round. Their classes during the fall for adults include: Hip Hop, Musical Theater Dance, Latin Dance Basics, Modern, Modern Jazz Fusion, Movement Improvisation, Tap, Ballet Basics, and Belly Dancing. Their classes for children include: Lyrical, Hip Hop, Tap, Modern, Shake and Create, and Ballet. For more information check out our website or drop-in to our adult/ teen classes Monday thru Thursday for only $14 (cash/check) or $15 (credit).
Visit for more information

Contemporary Dance Theater

March 10
Koresh Dance Company Contemporary Dance Theater Cincinnati, OH The company will teach a master class on Sat March 10th at CDT’s studio space, The College Hill Town Hall.  Ticket and class reservation information are on Contemporary Dance Theater’s website.

DANCECleveland and American Dance Festival

Save the date for ADF in CLE Summer Workshop Series 2018! July 24th- July 28th dance cleveland adf posterDANCECleveland and American Dance Festival (ADF) are proud to bring back the ADF in CLE Summer Workshop for July 2018 at Cleveland State University for four days of advanced level classes including modern, hip-hop, creative process and more! For advanced level dance students ages 13-28. Classes will run Tuesday – Friday from 10 am- 4 pm with performance opportunities and activities during the National Dance Day, Saturday, July 28th. Registration fee of $360 will include workshop classes, performance ticket, t-shirt and more! Special Early Bird price of $324 available for participants who register and pay in full by April 9th, 2018. Limited number of full and partial scholarships available. Information upon request. More details coming Soon! Contact for more info and check out www. to register. #ADFinCLE #DANCECleveland #SummerDance

Dancing Wheels

March 19, 2018

Dancing Wheels Wheeling, WV Workshop in Physically Integrated Dance at Oglebay Institute 7pm

Dancing Wheels Company and School

Cleveland –
Dancing Wheels Company and School Classes
Ballet 11-12
Performance Ensemble 12-2
Jazz funk 2-3
(phone) 216.432.0306 (fax) 216.432.0308

Flamenco Dance Columbus

Flamenco Dance Columbus Columbus, OH
Visit to register or email for more information.

FLUX + FLOW Dance and Movement Center

FLUX + FLOW Dance and Movement Center
200 Crestview Rd.
Columbus, OH 43202
We offer a variety of movement classes, covering a wide range of dance and movement forms, including regularly scheduled yoga classes. There is something for everyone, from absolute beginners to dance professionals and everyone in between. Our focus is “drop-in” adult classes in a nonjudgmental, “come as you are” space. Take a look at our website,, and feel free to contact us with any questions.
-Adult drop-in movement classes: Ballet, Contemporary, Improvisation, Yoga, Hip Hop, Tap, and more.
-Rental space: 42×24 Studio equipped with sprung floors, mirrors, barres, and a sound system with aux cord capabilities.
-Performance space: Intimate performances with a maximum of 40 audience members

Hixon Dance

Winter and Spring Sessions

Two Locations:
The McConnell Arts Center
777 Evening Street  |  Worthington, OH
First Unitarian Universalist Church
93 West Weisheimer  |  Columbus, OH
Register today at:

Inlet Dance Theatre

Ongoing – thru May 24, 2018 Inlet Dance Theatre Teen/Adult Dance Classes with Inlet Dance Theatre Location: The Music Settlement, Cleveland, OH Classes are Mon at 5:30pm Description: Modern Technique, NonTraditional Partnering and Improvisation classes are taught by the professional dancers of Inlet Dance Theatre.  Registration open NOW! Go to www. or call 216421-5806 x100

Inlet Dance Theatre’s Trainee & Apprentice Program Cleveland, OH Inlet Dance Theatre Begins on Sept 4, 2018 The Inlet Dance Theatre Trainee & Apprentice Program is a progressive training program for serious dancers who wish to enhance their development and discover opportunities within the performing arts.  This fee-based yearly program is designed for individuals who are serious about dancing professionally or for preparing to obtain an undergraduate degree in dance. Please visit www.inletdance. org/inlet-trainee-apprentice-program for more info, and to download a brochure and application.

Kent State University

March 3, 2018, 11:00-1:00pm

Kent State University Ballet Master Class with Robert Barnett Cost: $40 Age and Ability Requirement: Dancers must be a minimum of 12 years old, at the high intermediate/advanced level and be on pointe. NOTE: Class will also serve as an audition.  Those chosen, for the afternoon session (from 2-4:30 pm) will learn a section of Balanchine’s iconic ballet, Serenade.  If chosen for that opportunity, dancers will pay an additional fee of $40. At 4:30 pm there will be a studio showing of what Mr. Barnett is able to stage in the 2.5 hours of rehearsals.  This is free and open to all. Register Today to Secure Your Place in Class and the Possibility to work with Mr. Barnett later the same day learning Balanchine’s Serenade!


MamLuft&Co. Dance Programs for Children and Teens MamLuft&Co. Dance offers a variety of classes for all ages at two different Cincinnati locations: •The Liberty Exhibition Hall in Northside 3938 Spring Grove Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45223 (formerly home of Greater Cincinnati Deaf Club) •Clifton Cultural Arts Center 3711 Clifton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220 MamLuft&Co. Dance works to create community through all of our dance classes:

•After School Kids (at The Liberty and CCAC) •Ages 3-12 years old for boys and girls (see website for class schedule) •Offering: Ballet, Modern Dance, Kids Bop, and Creative Movement, and more! •Students get to perform in the Spring Recital in May 2018! •Registration now open for 2017-2018 at

•Teen Dance Group (at The Liberty) •Teens grow together by learning Modern Dance and Ballet fundamentals in a supportive environment with a mentorship focus! •Registration now open for 2017-2018 at

•School Holiday Camps (at The Liberty) •A day of dance and crafts on school holidays/in-service days…convenient for you and a blast for your 5-12 yearold child! •Dates and registration at holidaycamp

•Summer Dance & Creativity Camp (at The Liberty) •A full-day camp that teaches children to move creatively, cooperatively, and confidently! •For boys and girls, MamLuft&Co. Dance’s Cincinnati Summer Dance Camp for Kids offers Modern Dance Technique and Ballet Technique that de-emphasizes pink and princesses. •Children will learn dance, make props and “scenery” to accompany their dances, and prepare for a Friday 3pm performance for parents! •Camps will take place in June and July. More info to come at camp
MamLuft&Co. Dance Programs for Adults All ages, backgrounds, abilities, and levels of experience are welcome! Adult Beginner/Intermediate and Adult Intermediate/Advanced Modern Dance are now available in Clifton at Clifton Cultural Arts Center 3711 Clifton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220 AND Northside at The Liberty Exhibition Hall 3938 Spring Grove Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45223 (formerly Greater Cincinnati Deaf Club). Dates and registration at adultclasses

MamLuft&Co. Dance Adult Summer Modern Dance Workshop/Intensive College-aged through professional dancers are invited to join us in Cincinnati, Ohio for a week that is all about Modern Dance. Held at The Liberty Exhibition Hall in Northside (3938 Spring Grove Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45223) The summer program is highly immersive on its own and also compliments longer summer studies. It will take place June 4-8 2018. More info to come at

MamLuft&Co. Dance Summer Modern Dance Intensive for Teens The Modern Dance Teen Intensive is held in the The Liberty Exhibition Hall in Northside (3938 Spring Grove Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45223) and will take place June 11-15 2018. More info to come at

OSU Hillel Foundation Folk Dance Group

Columbus – OSU Hillel Foundation Folk Dance Group Tuesday Evenings 8pm-11pm
(the oldest center of folk dancing in Columbus) loves dancing at festivals. This year they shared their favorite dances at the International Festival, Columbus Arts Festival, Comfest, Old Town, and Ohio Wesleyan University’s Earth and Peace gathering. The group meets every Tuesday night from 8-11 p.m. at OSU’s Hillel Foundation 46 E 16th (one block off High Street) Park in back of building and use parking lot entrance. The group is warm and welcoming. From 8-8:30 is usually a review of one of harder new dances. From 8:30-11 the time is packed with easy, hard, old, new, favorite dances. Israeli dances are highlighted. For more information, call Mimi, 236-5486

Oyo Dance Company

Friday, May 4 from 6:30 – 8:15pm.  oyo abdiel masterclass flyer -jpg

Oyo Dance Company is excited to once again offer a master class with Martha Graham principal dancer, Abdiel Jacobsen.  Abdiel has also been featured this past year in Dance Magaizine. The class will take place Friday, May 4 from 6:30 – 8:15pm.  Pre-registration is suggested as space is limited.  flyer and registration form can be found on our website:  Held at Inspiration to Movement 1004 Parsons Ave  Columbus OH 43206 $25 pregistration; $35 at the door. 614-253-6683

School of Canton Ballet

Classes for all ages, includes a full range of classical ballet plus other dance styles.
Pianists accompany all ballet classes.
Faculty are artistic & executive director Cassandra Crowley, assistant to the director Jennifer Hayward, choreographer in residence Angelo Lemmo and early childhood specialist Julie Mizer Grazze. All classes at the Canton Cultural Center for the Arts. Register online at or call 330-455-7220.

The Arts Castle

Dance Academy Program
The Arts Castle
190 W. Winter Street
Delaware, OH 43015

The Arts Castle Dance Academy offers professional instruction in a fun, non-competitive environment.  We believe everyone should have an opportunity to dance!  Our Dance Academy is unique in offering many avenues for students to learn and enjoy dancing, while working with a busy schedule and family budget.

Dance Academy seeks to awaken the joy of dance in our students with a combination of quality technique and personal expression.  We feel that this objective is best met within a supportive, family-friendly environment, open to dancers of all ages (4 years old and up) and abilitilies, and cultivated by a nurturing, professional team of instructors.  Ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, tumbling, lyrical and combo classes are offered annually.

Classes take place Monday through Friday in the late afternoon and evening hours, and Saturday mornings.  Please see our  for more details or contact us at 740-369-2787.

Verb Ballets Studio

Dance For Everyone
Shaker Heights: Classes ongoing
Verb Ballets Studio
3445 Warrensville Center Rd. Shaker Heights OH, 44122

Dance for Everyone community dance classes at Verb Ballets studio open to anyone who share the love of dance. Classes in ballet and pointe are available for a variety of different ability levels from beginner to advanced. Drop ins welcome. No pre-registration necessary please come 10 minutes early to fill out paperwork. Cost is $15/class or $120 for a 10 class card. For more information visit or call 216-397-3757.

The AdVerb Project
Shaker Heights: Classes ongoing
Verb Ballets Studio
3445 Warrensville Center Rd. Shaker Heights OH, 44122

Verb Ballets offers ongoing workshops where adult community members learn choreography and performance technique. The ensemble has performances through out the year in studio and senior living facilities. The AdVerb Project registration is ongoing. Call 216-397-3757 or email to learn more on how to get involved.

Xclaim Dance Company

Columbus OH / Monday Evenings
Xclaim Dance Company
Artists in Residence at Charisma Centre for the Arts – 4099 Karl Rd. 43224.

Open Company Class with Xclaim. Monday’s 6:30 pm $10 Walk-in fee, Studios through Door E. Taught by Xclaim’s dancers and Artistic Director, Mariah Layne French. Offerings as diverse as our dancers, with a strong jazz influence, including: Jazz, Pop Ballet, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Modern, and Somatic Practices.

Suitable for adults, intermediate-advanced students & aspiring professionals.

For more information/ schedule updates visit or email