Theatre and Dance

2019-2020 Dance Schedule

Upcoming Dance Events


Community-Based Dance Training Workshop
with Amie Dowling

Register by Monday, November 18, 2019! 
Amie Dowling will lead a FREE Community Dance Training Workshop for dance educators & community, health, or social service-based Amieprofessionals. A long-time practitioner of community-based dance, Amie will provide information, “hands on” experiences, resources, & concrete pointers for artists, professionals, & organizations interested or engaged in this growing field.
No previous dance experience necessary, just come prepared to move!

Friday - Saturday, November 22 – 23, 2019*
Friday, Nov. 22:  5:00pm – 7:15pm
Saturday, Nov. 23: 10:00am – 12:15pm & 1:00pm – 3:15pm
*Attendance at all sessions requested

CSU Arts Campus, Middough Building
1901 E 13th St, Cleveland, OH 44115
Dance Studio - MB Room 523

Register by Monday, November 18, 2019
Amie Dowling
Amie Dowling creates dance and theater for the stage, for film and in community settings. Currently she is an Associate Professor in the Performing Arts Department at the University of San Francisco and Coordinator of the Dance Program.  She facilitates performance workshops in the San Francisco Jails and is a member of the Artistic Ensemble at San Quentin Prison. Amie performed throughout the United States with the Liz Lerman/Dance Exchange and is the founder of the Dance Generators an intergenerational performance company, whose members span seven decades and come together through their commitment to innovative dance/theater. Her work can be found at

STUDIO SESSIONS with Antonio Brown

FREE Opportunity for Area High School Students

Wednesdays 6:00 – 7:30pm*Antonio Brown
October 23, 30; November 6, 13, 20; December 4
(Fri., Dec. 6-Free Presentation, 5pm)

*Attendance at all sessions requested
CSU Arts Campus, Middough Building
1901 E 13th St, Cleveland, OH 44115
Dance Studio - MB Room 523

Brown will introduce participants to his unique style of contemporary dance technique and create a dance/theater piece for participants based on their experiences during Studio Sessions. This work will be presented free for friends & family @ CSU Arts Campus on Fri., Dec. 6th, 2019 at 5pm.

Register HERE by Friday, October 18th -

More info about INTERSECTIONS community dance activities:

GROUNDWORKS Winter Intensive – January 2-4 2020

January 2-4, 2020GroundWorks

Come join our professional dance company in residence, GroundWorks DanceTheater, for their first Winter Intensive January 2nd-4th at the CSU Department of Theatre and Dance! Come join the company for modern, ballet, partnering, repertory, creative process, instructional strategies, and more! The GWDT Winter Intensive is open to pre-professional and professional dancers 18+ (special exception may be made for 16+). To register please click the button below! 

Deposit is non-refundable and due at the time of registration. Register before December 2nd and save with our early-bird rate of $300! Registrations received after the deadline will be responsible for the full rate of $375 so sign-up early!

CSU Arts Campus, Middough Building
1901 E 13th St, Cleveland, OH 44115
5th Floor Dance Studios

CSU SUMMER DANCE 2020Artist Doug Gillespie

Participants can take all classes, or a mix of them!

2020 Daily Schedule: 

  • Somatic Techniques:
    Mondays - Fridays 8:45-10:00 am 
  • Contemporary Technique: 
    Mondays - Fridays 10:15-11:45 am
  • Afternoon special offerings