Events

SPRING REPERTOIRE CONCERT 2022—on sale NOW!

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City Ballet of Cleveland presents its annual spring repertoire concert on Saturday, May 21, 2022, at the Breen Center for Performing Arts. This diverse and entertaining program features excerpts from the classical ballet Swan Lake, a children’s favorite Dr. Copplia’s Workshop, and other mixed repertoires. The company is thrilled to welcome a full live audience once again! We will also be offering live-streamed tickets for those who want to watch from the comfort of their home.

In-person tickets for the performance are $40.

Livestream tickets are $25.

Video on demand tickets are $40.

There is a processing fee of $2.65 per ticket.

Tickets are available for purchase from Monday, April 11 to Friday, May 20, 2022.

Please call 216-848-9088 for more information.

 

The Uniquely Cleveland Nutcracker

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City Ballet of Cleveland presents its annual holiday classic, The Uniquely Cleveland Nutcracker on Saturday, December 18, and Sunday, December 19, 2021. In its 9th year, City Ballet of Cleveland’s Uniquely Cleveland Nutcracker is an experience like no other.

The performance will be available to enjoy in-person at the theater or live-streamed via the comfort of your home.

Directed by Courtney Laves-Mearini, this year’s performance will return to its full-length grandeur. Join City Ballet of Cleveland as we whisk you away to the magical world of a young girl’s dreams. This performance is sure to delight audience members of all ages with a uniquely Cleveland view of a holiday classic.

Tickets are $40 for in-person and $25 for live-stream. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit City Ballet of Cleveland or call 216-848-9088.

The Uniquely Cleveland Nutcracker

Purchase Tickets Here

City Ballet of Cleveland presents its annual holiday classic, The Uniquely Cleveland Nutcracker on Saturday, December 18, and Sunday, December 19, 2021. In its 9th year, City Ballet of Cleveland’s Uniquely Cleveland Nutcracker is an experience like no other.

The performance will be available to enjoy in-person at the theater or live-streamed via the comfort of your home.

Directed by Courtney Laves-Mearini, this year’s performance will return to its full-length grandeur. Join City Ballet of Cleveland as we whisk you away to the magical world of a young girl’s dreams. This performance is sure to delight audience members of all ages with a uniquely Cleveland view of a holiday classic.

Tickets are $40 for in-person and $25 for live-stream. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit City Ballet of Cleveland or call 216-848-9088.

The Sugarplum Fairy Tea

City Ballet of Cleveland is delighted to offer the magical Sugarplum Fairy Tea on Sunday, November 14th, from 2:00–4:00 pm. Now in its 7th year, the annual benefit supports the upcoming Uniquely Cleveland Nutcracker performances. So join us for a charming afternoon of delicious delights and endearing performances, including an appearance from the Sugarplum Fairy, in the Cleveland Skating Club Ballroom.

Catered by the Cleveland Skating Club, you’ll enjoy hot beverages and sweet treats as you listen to live music playing seasonal favorites. Then, shop the Petite Boutique, complete a fun craft, raffles, and more. Finally, end your afternoon with a sneak peek of CBC’s “The Uniquely Cleveland Nutcracker,” featuring the Sugarplum Fairy and more.

Online tickets are available Wednesday, October 13 through 7 pm, Friday, November 12th. Advance ticket prices are available through midnight Sunday, November 7th, with a $10 increase per ticket thereafter. Seating is assigned from the center of the ballroom to the perimeter, with all online purchases guaranteed seating. Each table seats six (6) guests. Parties wishing to be seated at the same table should buy tickets under one name.

Limited tickets may be available at the door. In addition, a limited cash bar with adult beverages will be available at the event. Parking is free.

COVID 19 Protocol for the event: All attendees will be required to wear masks when not eating or drinking. All staff working the event will be masked.

The Cleveland Skating Club is located at 2500 Kemper Rd, Shaker Heights, Ohio.  Parking is free. For information and to purchase tickets, please visit www.cityballetofcleveland.org.

 

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.

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.

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.

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

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

 

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!