• Summer Semester

    Enroll today for a FUN & CREATIVE SUMMER with camps and classes for all ages and abilities.

    Discover Your Inner Artist!

  • Schoolhouse Rock LIVE!

    Beck Center Youth Theater brings this Emmy Award-winning cartoon series to life! Fun for all ages. MAY 12 – 21 | Mackey Theater

    Rock On!

  • Really Really

    REGIONAL PREMIERE! This comic tragedy explores how the party of the year results in the regret of a lifetime. Witness the harsh reality of today's youth in Really Really! JUN 2 – JUL 2 | Studio Theater | MATURE CONTENT

    The Drama's Brewing...

  • Something Dada Improv

    LOL with Northeast Ohio's longest-running improv comedy company in our Studio Theater | $12 | 8 p.m.

    Share a Laugh

  • Beck Apparel

    Look stylish and support Beck Center with our new line of apparel for children, teens, and adults. Proceeds benefit Beck programs, Dance Alliance and Theater Alliance.

    Looking Good!

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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Latest News & Updates

Razzle Dazzle: Happy Together

Razzle Dazzle 2017 Beck Center Department of Developmental DisabilitiesBeck Center for the Arts and Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities presents: Razzle Dazzle XVII 2017: Happy Together The cast and crew of Razzle Dazzle is back on stage with a happiness infusion for the soul! … Read More

Fiddle Workshop with Christine King

christine king fiddle workshop beck center music folkBeck Center Music Education presents a Fiddle Workshop with Christine King: What's the Deal With That Song? Examining "Turkey in the Straw" DATE: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 TIME: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM TUITION: FREE | Registration required AGE: For fiddle … Read More

Moving with Manhattans

taste create beck center associate board moving manhattansBeck Center's Associate Board continues the Taste & Create series with fun, creative and social events. Each event features interactive arts activities, adult beverages, light appetizers, and more! Friday, April 28, 2017 7–9 p.m. | Main Gallery … Read More

Victorian Tea

Victorian Tea Women's Board Beck Center Sunday, April 30, 2017 12:30 - 3:30 p.m. | Beck Center's Music & Dance Building Hosted by the Women's Board of Beck Center for the Arts $25 Donation (All proceeds benefit Beck Center) You are invited to "Soda Pop Hits … 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 21 years Something Dada has been entertaining audiences with their offbeat brand … Read More

Schoolhouse Rock LIVE!

schoolhouse rock live logo pat miller beck center youth theater7:30 p.m. Fridays, May 12 & 19 3 p.m. Saturdays, May 13 & 20 and Sundays, May 14 & 21 Mackey Theater Originally Adapted and Produced for the Stage by Theatre BAM From the Series Created by George Newall and … Read More

Really Really

Really Really logoREGIONAL PREMIERE Show times 8 p.m. Fridays & Saturdays | 3 p.m. Sundays Studio Theater Written by Paul Downs Colaizzo Directed by Donald Carrier Presented through special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc. Buy Early and Save! Use code REALLY through June 1 and … Read More

Super Saturday @ Beck

Super Saturday Beck Center for the ArtsProudly sponsored by the Lakewood Arts Festival Upcoming Super Saturdays: April 29 | Percussion August Date to be announced soon! Join in on the fun, creativity and excitement at Beck Center as you and your young aspiring artists explore … Read More

Beck Center Apparel

Apparell_Artsline_Square Updated Beck Center Apparel Store! Show your Beck Center pride and look stylish with a wide selection of t-shirts, zip hoodies, tote bags - and more! New Sales Every Two Weeks Three Logo Options Available: Beck Center, … Read More

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer_Appreciation_SquareVolunteers Make A Difference! Beck Center for the Arts invites you to experience the arts and make a difference at the same time by becoming a volunteer! As a nonprofit organization, we rely on civic-minded individuals, … Read More