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Cleveland’s Premier Dance School
No matter your age or experience, every dancer can spread their wings and dance their way to personal excellence at Cleveland City Dance.
Since 1965, CCD has served as the premier dance school in the Greater Cleveland area, offering a variety of dance classes for children, teenagers, and adults.
Combining decades of experience, our professional dance instructors come from across the United States to bring the finest of artistry and technique to dancers of all ages throughout Northeast Ohio.
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Dance Programs for Students of All Ages
Dance education focuses on the individual, and at Cleveland City Dance, we recognize and celebrate how minds and bodies develop differently from individual to individual.
Our educated and experienced instructors work patiently with all of our students, communicating and providing one-on-one conferences with families every step of the way.
We also believe it is essential to stay focused and physically engaged at any age. In addition to our children’s classes, we offer a variety of in-person and virtual programs for teens, adults, and individuals over 55.
Are you ready to begin your journey as a dancer?
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Cleveland City Dance invites you to take a look at our many resources and learn more about dance education and what we have to offer.
Resident Home of the City Ballet of Cleveland
Every year, Cleveland City Dance students celebrate their hard work and demonstrate their growth by auditioning and performing for the City Ballet of Cleveland, a pre-professional, non-profit ballet company.
Students may audition for the company in the spring, audition for the Uniquely Cleveland Nutcracker in September, and Story Ballet performances in January.
‒ Naomi H.
“What a place! Great environment, positive energy, amazing teachers with professional dancing backgrounds who are knowledgeable and dedicated to the student’s development advancement.”
‒ Michael M.
‒ Tracy W.
“My daughter has been taking classes here for 10 years. The teachers push her to be her best every day in a kind and supportive way. She cannot wait to get to dance class each and every day. Truly a positive experience.”
‒ Heather P
“I have many people in my life who I am inspired by daily, namely my dance teacher and
In a world where men primarily dominate the artistic and choreographic staff of dance studios and companies, her success in running a studio that offers both quality training and a tight-knit community is unique and inspiring. Among other skills, I have acquired in my time dancing,
I attribute my work ethic to the environment that she has facilitated at our studio.
She encourages me and my fellow classmates to work hard and eagerly tackle new challenges. Under her instruction, I have learned to accept constructive criticism and constantly strive for self-improvement, not just in dance, but in all aspects of life.”