Events

10th ANNIVERSARY GALA BENEFIT—tickets on sale now!

Friday, February 28, 2020, 6:30–10:00 pm

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Join us for an evening to celebrate the Company’s 10th Anniversary and look forward to our future.

Join us in celebrating our 10th Anniversary as City Ballet of Cleveland is leaping into the future by highlighting the treasures of our past!

Enjoy a warm evening of ballet, music, and friends with performances from company and guest alumni performers.

Live auction of fun-filled surprises benefitting our pre-professional company comprised of amazing young dancers.

Toast with signature cocktails, libations and hors d’oeuvres, as you mingle with guest performers and alumni in the beautiful Breen Center.  Allow yourself to take in the beauty and magic of these young dancers while supporting the need and growth of the fine arts in northeast Ohio.  End your evening with a dessert reception following the performances.

 

Single Attendee = $125

Two Attendees = $200

Valet parking provided.

 

Support City Ballet’s 10th Anniversary Gala Benefit in the following ways:

Artistic Director = $5,000  10 guests, reserved table, reserved Theater seating, professional photo op, and a full-page advertisement in the Gala program

Executive Director = $2,500 – 8 guests, a professional photo op with CBC Dancers, and a full-page advertisement in the Gala program

Principal = $2,000 –  6 guests, professional photo op with CBC Dancers, and a half-page advertisement in the Gala program

Soloist = $1,500 – 4 guests, professional photo op with CBC Dancers, and a half-page advertisement in the Gala program

Corps de Ballet = $1,000 – 2 guests, professional photo op with CBC Dancers, and a business card advertisement in the Gala program

Apprentice = $ 500 = 2 guests, professional photo op with CBC Dancers, and a program acknowledgment

2019 NUTCRACKER COMMEMORATIVE “Nut-tee”—ONLY available through Dec 1, 2019

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Commemorate City Ballet’s 2019 Nutcracker with the “Nut-tee.” Featuring a new design inspired the famous “transportation guardians” on our beloved Hope Memorial Bridge. Brian Diehl, a native Clevelander, has donated this new design and the tees include a complete cast list on back. Perfect for you, friends and family!

Kid premium tee in 5 color choices or adult-sized comfort tee in 3 color choices available.

Shirts are a fundraiser to support City Ballet of Cleveland and for sale only until December 1, 2019. Get yours today!

 

SPRING REPERTOIRE CONCERT 2020—CANCELED

Sadly, our spring repertory performance has been canceled. Because we love, we will stay at home.

City Ballet of Cleveland presents its annual spring repertoire concert on Friday, May 15, 2020, at the Breen Center for Performing Arts. This diverse and entertaining program features the classical ballet Swan Lake (Acts II and III), a children’s favorite Peter and the Wolf, and a mixed repertoire. Alumna Diana Yohe and her husband Joseph Parr, both from Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, return to guest with the company as the swan and prince in Swan Lake. 

Presale tickets are $10 for children/students, $20 for seniors and $30 for adults. Tickets are available online until 6:00 pm on Thursday, May 14, 2020.

Tickets at the door are $15, $25 and $35, respectively.

The Breen Center for Performing Arts is located at 2008 West 30th Street, Cleveland, OH 44113.

 

BALLET GIFT SHOP

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Holiday dance-themed gifts from our Ballet Gift Shop partner. Purchase gifts from this link and a portion of the sales go directly to City Ballet of Cleveland. The link goes directly to City Ballet of Cleveland’s shop.

2020 NUTCRACKER COMMEMORATIVE TEE SHIRT

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Masking up an updated City Ballet of Cleveland’s 2020 Nutcracker tee shirt. Featuring a design inspired by the famous “transportation guardians” from our beloved Hope Memorial Bridge. Brian Diehl, a native Clevelander, has donated this design and the tees include a complete cast list on the back. Perfect gift for your friends and family!

New colors and styles—happy shopping.

Shirts are a fundraiser to support City Ballet of Cleveland and for sale only until December 1, 2020. Get yours today!

 

SPRING REPERTOIRE CONCERT 2021—on sale NOW!

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City Ballet of Cleveland presents its annual spring repertoire concert on Saturday, May 15, 2021, at the Breen Center for Performing Arts. This diverse and entertaining program features the classical ballet Paquita, a children’s favorite Peter and the Wolf, and other mixed repertoire. The company is thrilled to be able to offer this performance for a limited live audience. City Ballet of Cleveland will also be live-streaming the event for the general public.

Watch-at-home tickets for the performance are $25.

There is a processing fee of $2.50 per ticket.

Tickets are available for purchase from Monday, April 12 to Friday, May 14, 2021.

The Breen Center for Performing Arts is located at 2008 West 30th Street, Cleveland, OH 44113.

Please call 216-848-9088 for more information

 

SPRING FLOWER SALE

It really is true that April showers bring May flowers. Saturday seemed like summer, and with last night’s rain, I woke up to everything growing and showing beautiful signs of spring. It helps lift your spirits to see the sun shining, the flowers blooming, and the grass looking a little bit greener. To help brighten your home, even more, City Ballet of Cleveland will be offering its Spring Flower Sale.

The City Ballet of Cleveland 2021 Flower Sale will be held from Sunday, April 11-Sunday, April 18. As demand is high this year, we recommend ordering as soon as possible to ensure Dean’s Greenhouse will have your full order. Flowers will be available for pick-up in Shaker Heights on Saturday, May 1, or Sunday, May 2. Customers will receive an email from Caryn Tong with more detailed information about the pick-up process after sales end. Proceeds from the flower sale will support future programming at City Ballet Cleveland.

Thank you for your continued support of Cleveland’s City Ballet and save-the-date for our Spring Repertory Concert on May 15, 2021.

Keep dancing and keep blooming,

Courtney Laves-Mearini

Ballet Boutique

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Shop for dance-themed gifts and support City Ballet of Cleveland and Cleveland City Dance. Shop online anytime and pick up at Cleveland City Dance. Or schedule a time to shop in person by calling (216) 295-2222.

In recent years, City Ballet of Cleveland established its Boutique with carefully selected items for the dancer in your life. This year, we are doing things differently. Patrons have the option to schedule a private time to shop at Cleveland City Dance, or they can shop online and pick up at the dance studio, conveniently located in Shaker Square.

FALL FLOWER SALE

Our Fall Flower Fundraiser campaign is now open!
Proceeds support our Uniquely Cleveland Nutcracker performance and City Ballet of Cleveland operating expenses. Place orders by September 5, 2021. Pick up from 22925 Shelburne Road, Shaker Heights.

FARMRAI$ER FUNDRAISER

Purchasing this fresh produce and wonderful artisan products helps offset the cost of our 2021 Uniquely Cleveland Nutcracker. Proceeds support our Nutcracker performance and City Ballet of Cleveland operating expenses. Place orders by October 4, 2021. Pick up from 22925 Shelburne Road, Shaker Heights.