Theatre and Dance

2018-2019 Dance Schedule

Upcoming Dance Events

FREE Advanced Level Contemporary Dance Master Class
with Yuanyuan Wang, Artistic Director of Beijing Dance Theater

Friday, February 1, 2019
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM 

Experience a FREE Advanced Level Contemporary Dance Master Class with Yuanyuan Wang, Artistic Director of Beijing Dance Theater at Cleveland State University, presented byDANCECleveland.

The class will be one hour and consist of a short warm-up followed by contemporary dance instruction. Then Yuanyuan will teach some parts of her company repertoire.

This class is for advanced level dancers ages 16 and up. The class is free but advanced registration is required. CLICK HERE for registration and details.

*If you can not attend after registering, please email sarah@dancecleveland.org and "return" your ticket on Eventbrite.

Location: Cleveland State University
Theatre and Dance Department, The Middough Building
1901 E. 13th Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44115

Beijing Dance Theater


CSU SPRING DANCE CONCERT 2019CSU Spring Dance Concert 2019

Friday, March 22 and Saturday, March 23, 2019
7:30pm - both nights
ALL TICKETS $5.00

The Dance Program returns to the Allen Theatre Mainstage with its popular annual CSU SPRING DANCE CONCERT, March 22 and 23, 2019. Featuring the CSU Dance Company, faculty, staff, musicians and guest artists, this repertory concert, under the direction of Lynn Deering, includes an eclectic evening of contemporary and traditional choreography.

TICKETS: 216-241-6000 | www.playhousesquare.org


CSU SUMMER DANCE 2019Artist Doug Gillespie

MARK YOUR CALENDARS - JUNE 3-21, 2019! 
Participants can take all classes, or a mix of them!
MORE INFO TO COME! CLICK HERE.

2019 Daily Schedule: 

  • Somatic Techniques:
    Mondays - Fridays 8:45-10:00 am 
  • Contemporary Technique: 
    Mondays - Fridays 10:15-11:45 am
  • Afternoon special offerings

DANCE USA CONFERENCEDance USA - Cleveland 2019

MARK YOUR CALENDARS - JUNE 12-15, 2019! 
The Dance/USA Annual Conference is an invigorating gathering of dance professionals united by their interests in advancing dance and celebrating the joy of movement. It is a time to honor leaders in the field, share and access new resources, and connect with peers through thought-provoking training and conversations. Together attendees discover innovative approaches to shared problems and strengthen relationships among fellow dance professionals. 
For more info, CLICK HERE


ADF (American Dance Festival) IN CLE!ADF in CLE 2019

MARK YOUR CALENDARS - JULY 23-26, 2019! 
Save the Dates! 

Presented by DANCECleveland in collaboration with American Dance Festival, Playhouse Square and Cleveland State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance

This year our festival will feature a four-day workshop series for dancers with the ADF faculty, remarkable dance performances, the celebration of the National Day of Dance and an assortment of fun special events throughout the multi-day festival for you to be part of in Cleveland.