Classes & Worskhops



Dec. 3, 2017  Restorative Yoga Workshop Columbus BalletMet Join Gail Sky Spirit for a Restorative Yoga Workshop at the BalletMet Performance Space. Treat yourself or a loved one to a break from the busy holiday season! During this workshop, we will breathe, stretch and laugh as we relax. Reiki will be offered as you rest in restorative poses, with Gail providing each participant one of her hearts of love. Register online at


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 – Sept 6, 2017-Jan. 2018
Beck Center Dance Education
Fall Semester
17801 Detroit Avenue, Lakewood
17 week semester; 9/6/17-1/20/18
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

Cleveland City Dance

Cleveland, OH; February 24-25, 2018

Cleveland City Dance Contact information:, 216-295-2222, info@ Cleveland City Dance hosts a series of master classes with Lauren Anderson on Saturday, February 24 and Sunday, February 25, 2018. Ballet technique class is from 11:00 am -12:30 pm, followed by Pointe/Variations from 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm. Cost per class is $30; two classes per day for $55, including a signed photograph. Ms. Anderson is a former dancer with Houston Ballet and in 2016 became a permanent exhibit in the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture.

Columbus City Ballet School

December 27 and 28, 2018
Columbus City Ballet School Winter Ballet Intensive Intermediate, Advance Ballet for ages 11-16 Curriculum: Ballet, Point, Variation, Body Conditioning/Stretch Call: 614-593-5830

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

Break-time classes & Winter 2018
Adult/Teen & Kids Drop-In Classes Nov 20-Dec 21
Nov 20 – Dec 21, Break time drop-in classes for Adults/teens & Kids!
Click HERE for a schedule of our “try-it-out at a discount” adult/teen & Kids Dance drop-in classes on select dates in November/December, and Jan 2-4
Adult & Teen  Classes WINTER 2018

Jan 8 – Mar 15, 10 weeks
Kids Classes WINTER 2018

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

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

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.


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


Chance to Dance-Columbus
Momentum-Excellence at the Speed of Dance invites dance instructors and educators from across the state to take part in one or all of a series of workshops designed to support inclusive dance instruction. The workshops are open to all educators, with the workshop content focusing on dance/ movement.

These workshops are presented in collaboration with VSA Ohio and OhioDance. The workshops are free of charge to participants, thanks to funding provided by the Ohio Department of Education. The full-day workshops take place at varying locations in Columbus. More Details on Chance to Dance at: http://momentum-excellence. org/2017/11/01/chance-to-dance/

Physical Disabilities Date: January 12, 2018
Colerain Elementary School 499 E Weisheimer Rd, Columbus, OH 43214
Presenters: Mary Verdi Fletcher, Founder and Sara Lawrence Sucato, Touring Manager, Dancing Wheels
Visual Disabilities Date: January 22, 2018
Ohio State School for the Blind 5220 N High St, Columbus, OH 43214
Presenter: Dr. Jenny Seham, Director of Dance Education, National Dance Institute

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Ohio State Sports Medicine, Performing Arts MedicineColumbus

Scheduled on individual basisDance Wellness Screening Ohio State Sports Medicine, Performing Arts MedicineColumbus (downtown), Dublin, Lewis Center, and GahannaDance Wellness Screens are exclusively designed to help the dancer understand more about his /her body & potential areas of further improvement to enhance performance and career longevity. The assessments are completed individually, with an exercise packet specific to the results. No prescription is necessary, screen not meant to assess specific injuries. A one-hour individual session is $130. Call to schedule your screen with a performing arts medicine specialist at OSU Downtown 614-366-3600, Dublin 614-366-9324, Lewis Center 614-293-1008, or Gahanna 614-293-7600. Website:

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

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.

Verb Ballets Winter Dance Intensive

January 4-5, 2018
Verb Ballets Winter Dance Intensive The University of Akron Guzzetta Hall, Studio 294, Akron, OH, 44325 Verb Ballets is excited to offer a Winter Dance Intensive on January 4-5, 2018 at The University of Akron. This full day program will help you improve and strengthen your technique with classes include ballet, pointe, ballet variations and modern. Classes will be taught by dance professionals Erich Yetter, Kay Eichman and Alexis Britford. Classes are recommended for all students ages 12+ and are open to all dancers who would like to attend from local studios, colleges or community. Cost is $180 for two day workshop or $75 per day and includes healthy lunch. Save $20 when you register by December 31, 2017 for the full twoday workshop. Drop in class is $20 and payable at the door. Pre-registration required. For more information visit or call 216-397-3757.

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