• Fall Semester

    Fall in love with the arts! Enroll today for Fall semester classes. Options available for students of all ages and abilities in Dance, Visual Arts, Music, Theater, and Creative Arts. Therapies

    Enroll Today!

  • Ruthless!

    Ruthless!, the stage mother of all musicals that famously spoofs stage and screen classics such as Gypsy and The Bad Seed opens our 2016-17 Season. Sept 16- Oct 16 | Mackey Theater

    Buy Early & Save

  • Summer Music Series

    Enjoy live, local music on our outdoor Red Stage, and interactive arts experiences on our front lawn!

    Don't Miss the Last Show!

  • Encore Cafe

    This fall, Beck Center is thrilled to present an all new gathering place for patrons, students, and other Beckheads. Located within our main building, the Encore Cafe will feature cocktails, coffee, and more! Stay tuned for menu, dates, and times.

    Can I take your order?

  • Something Dada Improv

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

  • 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 | CONGRATULATIONS to Artistic Director Scott Spence on his 25th Season with Beck Center!

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2016-17 Professional Theater Season
2016-17 Youth Theater Season
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Latest News & Updates

Our Summer Goal

Summer1We've got a summer goal to reach more of our community through the arts - and you can help in a big way! As we wrap up our summer, can you help us end on a high … Read More

Beer & Improv

Beer and ImprovEnjoy Laughter and Libations at this Taste & Create Event! Thursday, September 29 | 6:30 - 9 p.m. | $25 | 21 and over Back by popular demand!  Beck Center Associate Board's Taste & Create series returns … Read More

What the Eye Hears

What the Eye HearsSeptember 16 at 5 p.m. | Music & Dance Building | Free | RSVP at RSVP@beckcenter.org Beck Center is pleased to partner with the Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards and The Cleveland Foundation to present an hour on the American Art of … Read More

Encore Cafe

Encore Cafe Beck Center cocktails coffeeOPENING SOON...ENCORE CAFE! This fall, Beck Center is thrilled to present an all new gathering place for patrons, students, and other Beckheads. Located within our main building, the Encore Cafe will feature cocktails, coffee, and more! … Read More

Best of the West 2016

Best of the West 2016BEST OF THE WEST 2016! Best of the West: Best Dance, Music, and Theater Instruction For eight consecutive years, Beck Center has won Best Dance and Theater Instruction. This year, we are thrilled to add Best Music … Read More


Ruthless at Beck Center for the ArtsShow times 8 p.m. Fridays & Saturdays | 3 p.m. Sundays Mackey Theater Book and Lyrics by Joel Paley Music by Marvin Laird Directed by William Roudebush Musical Direction by Larry Goodpaster Choreography by Martín Céspedes Featuring Matthew Wright as Sylvia St. … Read More

Red Stage Summer Music Series

Red Stage Summer Music Series Beck Center 6 - 8 p.m. | Beck Center Red Stage Wednesdays,  July 27, August 10, August 24, and September 7 Enjoy live, local music this summer as Beck Center presents the Red Stage Summer Series, our free and … Read More

Spotlight 2016

Spotlight Gala Logo 2016, Beck Center for the ArtsSpotlight returns after an exciting sold out event last year! Tickets are on sale now! $225 per person | Reserve your Table of 8 $2,000 by calling Lauren Brocone at 216-521.2540 x19 Anything is Possible at our fourth … 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

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