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Classes & Worskhops


An OhioDance Virtual Session

Virtual – Monday, September 12
from 7-8pm
OhioDance presents a Virtual Session over Zoom
Communities of Embodied Connection: Tracing Community-Building Practices from the Classroom to Local and International Movement Exchanges
Facilitated by Alesondra (Alex) Christmas, Kathryn Nusa Logan and Lyndsey Vader.

Cincinnati Ballet

Cincinnati Ballet offers specialized classes for people with Parkinson’s
Twice-weekly classes designed to improve flexibility, balance, and quality of life
Cincinnati Ballet announces new dance classes for persons living with Parkinson’s Disease. The new program — CB Moves for Parkinson’s — was created in partnership with Dancing with Parkinson’s Cincinnati. Classes are offered on a drop-in basis so there is no advance commitment required. The $10 class fee covers both the participant and a companion. Financial aid is available.
For more information, head to www.cballet.org/cbmoves-for-parkinsons.

Columbus Dance for Parkinson’s

Columbus Dance for Parkinson’s In-Person in Columbus. Classes are weekly and on-going. Columbus Dance for Parkinson’s is a total body dance class that promotes increased mobility, artistry, and community among participants. Funded by the Parkinson’s Foundation in partnership with OSU Wexner Medical Center. Free for participants. https://www.columbusdanceforparkinsons.org/

Cultural Centre of India

Cincinnati-Cultural Centre of India
Fall Classes Group and Private classes,
More info on classes: https://culturalcenterofindia.com/classes
Contact: padma@culturalcentreofindia.com, Phone: 513-227-9612

Hixon Dance

Columbus –
Hixon Dance Columbus

featuring early childhood creative movement, modern dance, Dancing Mindfulness, hip hop, musical theatre, and ChoreoLab – where students lead and build their own dances.

Two studios available for rent (1400 sq ft, 450 sq ft) with sprung floors/marley, mirror, portable barres, and stereo equipment, ample parking, two restrooms, changing room, waiting areas. For rates and availability, contact Director Sarah Hixon: director@hixondance.com Phone: 614-282-1265

Kent State University School of Theatre and Dance

Kent-September 4, 2022 from 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
The School of Theatre and Dance at Kent State University
and the East Meets West student organization present a special Masterclass with Laura Alonso, the internationally recognized founder of Centro Pro Danza and The Ballet Classic of Havana.

Mojuba! Dance Collective

Cleveland – August 31, 2022
The Music Settlement will also be hosting an outdoor Mojuba! class demonstration in Ohio City’s Market Square Park.

September 15-18, 2022
Mojuba! Festival of Dance and Culture
Location: online programming and in-person at the Pivot Center for Dance, Art, and Expression
Questions? email Errin at errin@mojubadance.com

Cleveland – beginning Sept. 28, 2022
Mojuba! Dance Collective

The Music Settlement (TMS) recently announced a new partnership with the Mojuba! Dance Collective (MDC), an African contemporary dance company in Cleveland. MDC will be providing three unique, professional dance programs at TMS’ University Circle and Ohio City campuses.
Financial aid and hardship assistance are available to those who qualify. Students can learn more about the classes and register online at https://www.themusicsettlement.org/music-instruction/lessons-classes/dance or by calling 216-421-5806. More information on MDC can be found at www.mojubadance.com.

Perennial Movement Group

Columbus – Perennial Movement Group Online and In-Person in Columbus. Classes are weekly and on-going. Perennial Movement Group offers donation-based dance classes and performance opportunities for adults over 50, cultivating creativity, health and community involvement through dance.https://www.perennialmovementgroup.com/

Columbus – September 17, 2022 from 12:30-5:00 PM
Intergenerational Dance: Creative Practices for Artistic Collaboration. In this day-long workshop we are excited to share tools and information that we have gained through years of experience leading intergenerational and older adult dance programs. Registration for the workshop can be found on our program website at https://www.perennialmovementgroup.com/intergenerationaldanceworkshop.

The Ballet Academy

Newark-The Ballet Academy 2022/23
starts its Academic Year September 1st. Open enrollment is ongoing. College student drop-in discount
on all classes. We are located at 64 W main St. in Newark.
740-366-0003 angel@balletnewark.org

Toledo Ballet

Toledo Ballet welcomes all dancers and aspiring dancers to participate in its fall programming.
Fall Semester Begins: September 7
For more information on these and other opportunities and announcements, go to

Verb Ballets

Verb Ballets Center for Dance
3558 Lee Rd. Shaker Heights, OH 44120
Dance for Everyone community dance classes at Verb Ballets studio open to anyone who share the love of dance.
Classes in ballet are available for a variety of different ability levels from beginner to advanced. Small classes or
online options available. Cost is $16/class or $130 for a 10 class card.
For more information visit http://www.verbballets.org/classes.html
or call 216-397-3757.

Verb Ballets Center for Dance Youth Program
Verb Ballets Center for Dance
3558 Lee Rd. Shaker Heights, OH 44120
Verb Ballets Center for Dance will now offer a Youth Program with children’s classes starting in January. Classes
will be available from parent child classes through teenagers. Community classes in ballet for a variety of
different ability and age ranges. Small classes or online options available.
Monthly registration is required. For more information visit
or call 216-397-3757.

Xclaim Centre for the Arts

Columbus-Xclaim Centre for the Arts
Movement classes for the whole person.
PreK-Adult beginner to aspiring professional. Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Tap, Modern, HipHop, Tumbling, Creative Movement, Drop-ins, Pilates. Zumba.Violin, Piano, Voice.
SoHud / Campus location. Ample parking, Coffee Underground.

Columbus-Studio for rent
Xclaim Centre for the Arts
SoHud / Campus Location Studio Rentals. Three studios available with natural light and ventilation, sprung Marley flooring, mounted barres, bluetooth equipped speaker sound system, ample parking, coffee shop downstairs.
Email info@xclaimarts.org to inquire about rates and availability. https://www.xclaimarts.org/our-space.html

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