• Billy Elliot

    Our 2016-17 season closes with the blockbuster, Tony Award winner for Best Musical! July 8 - August 14 | Mackey Theater | Locally Produced Premiere!

    Buy Early & Save!

  • Summer Camps

    There is still time to register for a FUN & CREATIVE SUMMER with classes for children and teens ages 5-19.

    Enroll Today!

  • Beck FOCUS

    Calling all photographers! Join us for the first Juried Photography Contest hosted by Beck Center! Entry Deadline is July 9. Exhibition runs July 15 - August 21.

    Enter Today!

  • Something Dada Improv

    LOL with Northeast Ohio's longest-running improv comedy company in our Studio Theater | $12 | 8 p.m. | Next Show is July 9
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  • 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.

    Great Gift Idea!

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.


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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.

Exceptional Theater | Delightful Escape | Tickets are on sale for Heathers: The Musical and Billy Elliot the Musical. CONGRATULATIONS to Artistic Director Scott Spence on his 25th Season with Beck Center!

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Latest News & Updates

Lakewood Fourth of July Parade

Foruth of July Parade Lakewood Beck Center America Community Beck Center will be participating in the Lakewood 4th of July Parade on Monday, July 4 at 10 a.m. Beck Center students and friends are invited to join us! We will be marching alongside Billy Elliot the musical and … Read More

CHAMPS Art Exhibit

Horace Mann Champs ExhibitHorace Mann Elementary CHAMPS Art Exhibit | Creative Arts Therapies Building | June 6 - August 19 Please join us in celebrating the wonderful artwork created by the Horace Mann Elementary CHAMPS students during the 2015-2016 school … Read More

Beck Focus

Focus Juried Art Competition, Beck Center for the Arts 2016A Juried Photography Contest Join us for Beck Focus, the first Juried Photography Contest hosted by Beck Center for the Arts. Entry Deadline: Monday, July 9, 2016. Drop-off: Saturday, July 9 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. | … Read More

Beck Faculty Exhibition

Beck Center Faculty Exhibition 2016 Beck Center Visual Arts Faculty presents their Annual Exhibition May 27 - July 10 | Jean Bulicek Galleria   Join us as we celebrate the creativity of our Visual Arts Faculty by seeing their works created outside … Read More

2016-2017 Youth Theater Season

Alice in Wonderland logoBeck Center for the Arts proudly announces the 2016-2017 Youth Theater season presented by the Mort and Iris November Philanthropic Fund. Tickets will be available August 1, 2016. Our 2016 – 2017 season brings a classic … Read More

2016-2017 Theater Season

The Little Mermaid Logo"There is no better example of the glorious mash-up of a Beck Center for the Arts season than the offerings of 2016-2017" - The Plain Dealer Click here to read the article! Beck Center's 2016-2017 Season will … Read More

Spotlight 2016

2016_SpotlightSaturday, October 29, 2016 | 6:00 p.m. Hyland, creator of OnBase To benefit arts education, performances, exhibitions and outreach Spotlight returns after an exciting sold out event last year! Tickets are on sale now! $225 per person | Reserve your … Read More

Heathers: The Musical

Logo - HeathersREGIONAL PREMIERE May 27 - July 2, 2016 | Studio Theater Show times 8pm Fridays & Saturdays | 7pm Sundays HEATHERS THE MUSICAL IS SOLD OUT! THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING LIVE THEATER AT BECK CENTER! Book, Music and Lyrics … Read More

Billy Elliot the Musical

USE THIS Logo - Billy ElliotLOCALLY PRODUCED PREMIERE Show times 8pm Fridays & Saturdays | 3pm Sundays Mackey Main Stage Music by Elton John; Book and Lyrics by Lee Hall; Based on the Universal Pictures/Studio Canal Film Directed by Scott Spence; Musical Direction by … Read More

Beck Center Apparel

Apparell_Artsline_Square New & Improved Beck Center Apparel Store! Show your Beck Center pride and look stylish with a wide selection of t-shirts, sweatshirts, pull-over and zip hoodies, fleece vests, hats, backpacks, tote bags - and more! Three … Read More