• 2019 - 2020 SEASON!

    A new season filled with signature eclectic and diverse titles that include modern classics, regional premieres, and more!

  • King Lear

    Chaos. Treachery. Madness. One of Shakespeare's greatest tragedies.


  • Summer Classes & Camps

    Summer classes begin June 10! See a full list of classes and summer camps below:

    2019 Summer Camps & Classes Full Catalog

  • Smart Seats

    Beck Center for the Arts is pleased to offer the popular Smart Seats® program. Smart Seats at a Smart Price. Tickets on sale now!

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  • Tickets On Sale Now!

    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.

    Get Yours Today!


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

Matilda the Musical

Show times are 8 p.m. Fridays & Saturdays | 3 p.m. Sundays | Mackey Theater  MATILDA THE MUSICAL Written by Roald Dahl Book by Dennis Kelly Music and Lyrics by Tim Minchin     Directed by Scott Spence Musical Direction by Larry Goodpaster Choreography … Read More

2019-2020 Professional Theater Season

The 2019-2020 Professional Theater Season is filled with our signature eclectic and diverse titles that include modern classics, regional premieres, and the ninth annual collaboration with Baldwin Wallace University Musical Theatre program. Please call Customer Service at 216.521.2540 x10 to renew your subscription, … Read More

King Lear

Show times are 8 p.m. Fridays & Saturdays | 3 p.m. Sundays | Studio Theater  Written by William Shakespeare Directed by Eric Schmeidl Buy Early & Save! Use code MADNESS when ordering tickets online or over the phone … Read More

2018-2019 Theater Season

Beck Center’s 85th Theater Season includes a regional premiere, blockbuster family-friendly musicals, and one of theater’s most memorable couples for 2018-2019! Individual Tickets, including Smart Seats®, on sale now! Season Tickets and Flex Pass Packages … 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