• Disney's The Little Mermaid

    Take an adventure under the sea with Ariel, Prince Eric, Ursula, and all your favorite characters again this holiday season.
    December 1–31 | Mackey Theater

    Fun for the Whole Family

  • Winter/Spring Semester

    Register for the Winter/Spring Semester with over 200 artistic opportunities for you and your family!

    Find Your Inspiration!

  • Making Spirits Bright

    Experience this production featuring an eclectic mix of holiday music and Beck Dance students. December 2 & 3

    Tickets on Sale Now.

  • Limelight

    Get into the holiday spirit while supporting local artists. | Dec. 1 - Jan. 8

    Celebrate with the Arts!

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.


Customer Service Holiday Hours:
Thursday 11/23, Closed
Friday 11/24, 12PM-5PM
Saturday 11/25, 12PM-8PM
Sunday 11/26, 12PM-4PM

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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Making Spirits Bright

Making Spirits BrightTickets: $12/adults and $10/children | Sensory-Friendly Performances December 8 at 9:30 and 11 a.m. | Mackey Theater “Making Spirits Bright,” is an original dance production featuring an eclectic mix of holiday music. Performers include members of … Read More

Disney’s The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid LogoShow times are 7:30 p.m. Thursdays & Fridays | 2:30 p.m. Saturdays & Sundays | Mackey Theater Performances at 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, December 9 ENCORE PRODUCTION Music by Academy Award winner Alan Menken Lyrics by Howard Ashman Book … Read More

All Greek to Me

All Greek to Me | Beck Center for the ArtsShow times are 7:30 p.m. Fridays & Saturdays | 3 p.m. Sundays | Studio Theater | Youth Theater Production TICKETS NOT AVAILABLE, PLEASE CHECK BACK SOON! Written and Directed by Rachel Spence Tickets $10 (children/students) and $12 (adult/senior) Open … Read More

The Disney Musical: From Screen to Stage and Back Again

Daniel GoldmarkA Special Lecture in collaboration with The Laura & Alvin Siegal Lifelong Learning Program at CWRU Presented by: Professor Daniel Goldmark | Tickets $8-$12 | December 5 at 7 p.m. | Mackey Theater In this presentation, we will explore the ups … Read More

Limelight Holiday Gallery Exhibit

Limelight 2017December 1 - January 8 | Jean Bulicek Galleria | Free and Open to the Public Join us for a free Artists' Reception December 1 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Meet the artists! Cash bar and light refreshments available. The annual … Read More

2017-2018 Theater Season

Professional Theater Titles 2017-18 | Beck Center for the ArtsBeck Center's 2017-18 Season is filled with signature eclectic titles that include classics, a regional premiere, and the seventh collaboration with Baldwin Wallace University Musical Theater program. “This is an especially exciting slate of plays and musicals … Read More

2017-18 Youth Theater Season

2017-18 Youth Theater Season Beck Center for the Arts Our 2017 – 2018 season is presented by the Mort and Iris November Philanthropic Fund. This season brings back familiar favorites: a fairy tale with a twist (Snow White’s Adventures), a comedic lesson in mythology (All Greek … 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

Super Saturday @ Beck

Super Saturday Beck Center for the ArtsProudly sponsored by the Lakewood Arts Festival Upcoming Super Saturday: December 2 String Instruments January 27 Brass Instruments and the Alp Horn April 28 Percussion Join in on the fun, creativity and excitement at Beck Center as you and your young … 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