Our mission is to instill an appreciation and love for the art of dance through professional training and education. This esteem-building approach encourages students to excel at their individual pace while reaching their full potential, whether recreational or professional.

Courtney Laves-Mearini, Director
Upcoming event - Saturday, November 22 2014 Annual “Sugarplum Tea” to benefit the City Ballet of Cleveland, 3:00pm-5:00pm at the Cleveland Skating Club in Shaker Heights. This event is sure to sell out, so get your tickets early! Meet and great your beloved characters from The Uniquely Cleveland Nutcracker. Enjoy a bountiful dessert buffet, with your special tea or hot chocolate. Our special photographer will be there to take your photo with the Sugar Plum Fairy or another Nutcracker favorite while you are invited to make your own crown or wand. Enjoy a special reading of The Uniquely Cleveland Nutcracker at 4:00pm. Raffle tickets will also be available for fantastic prizes! For details please visit City Ballet of Cleveland



  • Cleveland City Dance
  • 13108 Shaker Square
  • Cleveland, Ohio 44120
  • Phone: 216.295.2222

Cleveland City Dance offers professional dance classes with patient and experienced teachers in many dance styles. Our wonderful staff provides knowledge and a caring and nurturing atmosphere in each class so every student progresses at their individual pace to reach their greatest potential. Students are thoughtfully placed according to their individual ability. We strive to provide a safe, supportive and structured environment for all our students.

We offer classes for children and adults, six days a week throughout the year including summer camps. Our studios feature state of the art sprung dance floors with Marley (vinyl) surfaces, viewing windows for parents to easily observe class, open house performances and other performing opportunities throughout the year.

Our teachers have years of experience as professional dancers, teachers and choreographers in the community and nationally. They are always happy to work with students on an individual basis to help bring out their very best, both in the regular or private classes

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