• 2018-19 Theater Season

    Beck Center's 2018-19 Season is filled with signature eclectic titles that include classics, a regional premiere, and the eighth collaboration with Baldwin Wallace University Musical Theater program.

    Check out the season here!

  • Summer Camps

    A variety of full- and half-day camps all summer long for ages 5-18. Find the right camp to keep your friends & family growing and learning.

    Summer Fun Continues!

  • Smart Seats

    Beck Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the adoption of the popular Smart Seats® program. Smart Seats at a Smart Price!

    Purchase Your Smart Seats!

  • Gypsy

    Gypsy is considered by many to be one of Broadway's all-time triumphs. The musical follows an overbearing stage mother, Mama Rose, and her two daughters across the country during the 1920's when vaudeville was dying and burlesque was born. Based on the memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee.

    July 6 - August 12

    Witness the Mother of all Musicals!


Welcome to Beck Center

Beck Center for the Arts is more than a non-profit organization that combines professional theater with arts education. We create art experiences. We are committed to creating art experiences as individual as the people we serve with eclectic performances to suit many tastes, education opportunities for all ages and abilities, community outreach programs, and free art exhibitions. We believe that the arts can be transformative and strengthen our community.


Beck Center offers over 200 award-winning classes, programs, and lessons in dance, music, theater, visual arts, early childhood, outreach, and Creative Arts Therapies, serving 3,000 students each week. We invite you to discover your inner-artist at Beck Center. We have been named "Best of the West" in Dance/Theater Instruction since 2008.

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$10 Smart Seats®

Smart_Seats_SquareSmart Seats at a Smart Price! Beck Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the adoption of the popular Smart Seats® program introduced by Playhouse Square. The program offers Beck Center guests the chance to … Read More


Gypsy | Beck Center for the ArtsShow times are 8 p.m. Fridays & Saturdays | 3 p.m. Sundays | Mackey Theater Book by Arthur Laurents Music by Jule Styne Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim Directed by Scott Spence Musical Direction by Larry Goodpaster Choreographed by Martín Céspedes Presented through … Read More

2018-2019 Theater Season

1819_Professional_theater_SquareBeck Center’s 85th Theater Season includes a regional premiere, blockbuster family-friendly musicals, and one of theater’s most memorable couples for 2018-2019! Season Tickets and Flex Pass Packages on sale now. To learn more about pricing click … Read More

A Taste for Art Wine Tasting

A_Taste_For_Art_SquareA TASTE FOR ART - A Wine Tasting Event Wednesday, July 25 | 6-8 p.m. | $25 | West Shore Wine Company | 21 and over Join the Beck Center for the Arts Associate Board at West … Read More

Beck Faculty Show

Faculty18SquareBeck Center Visual Arts Faculty presents their Annual Exhibition June 5 - August 19 | Jean Bulicek Galleria Join us as we celebrate the creativity of our visual arts faculty by viewing their works created outside Beck … Read More

2018-19 Youth Theater Season

1819_YT_Season_Square Our 2018 – 2019  season brings back a bunch of familiar favorites: a new version of a classic and beloved children’s story (Cinder-Ella), a visit to the criminal side of Nursery Rhymes (Law & Order: … Read More

Something Dada Improvisational Comedy

Something Dada Logo Need a laugh? We've got your back!  Join us for an evening of laughter with Something Dada, Northeast Ohio's longest-running improvisational comedy company. For over 22 years Something Dada has been entertaining audiences with their offbeat brand … Read More