Community

Spreading the joy of dance throughout Cincinnati

Students and adults alike gain a greater understanding of ballet as an art form and experience of the joy of dance on multiple levels.

Cincinnati Ballet’s education and outreach programming is designed to coincide with teachers’ classroom curriculum, provide aid with proficiency testing, and all of our programs meet the national and state standards for arts education.

Outside of the classroom, Cincinnati Ballet contributes to many programs, events and cultural initiatives. We strive to continue our mission by reaching into every neighborhood and community in Greater Cincinnati and beyond. From intimate performances by dancers of every level, to invitations to events and announcements of our public appearances you can find many ways to experience Cincinnati Ballet.

“Research demonstrates that exposure to the arts will improve a child’s creativity, self-esteem, and overall capacity for learning.”

Ohio Arts Council State of the Arts Report (2001)

Contact Julie Sunderland

for more information

phone: 513-562-1124
email: jsunderland@cballet.org

High quality education & community programming, including:

  • Field trips to the Cincinnati Ballet Center.
  • Participation in CincyDance!, a free program in selected schools providing dance classes and dance attire to over 1,800 third graders.
  • On-site performances at your school, community center or senior center.

Ballet Moves

Ballet Moves is designed to foster a love of dance and creative expression for individuals aged 4 – 14 with specific needs.

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In-Step Programs

Bring the power of dance right to your school or community center. Cincinnati Ballet continues its longstanding, 50 minute In-Step program featuring an interactive demonstration with Cincinnati Ballet Second Company.

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Behind the Scenes Tours

Take a one hour tour of Cincinnati Ballet. The Behind-the-Scenes Tour includes an up close look at the costumes and wardrobe department, and concludes with an exciting viewing of a Company rehearsal.

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CincyDance!

Cincinnati Ballet’s CincyDance! program provides free dance classes and dance attire to young people with no previous formal dance training.

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Education & Community Donors

We thank the following people for continuing our mission by donating to Cincinnati Ballet Education and Community programming.

Individual and Corporate Sponsors

Advance Pierre Foods
Patti Alderson
Karen & Dan Arnold
ArtsWave
Jean-Phillipe & Susan Autran
Jennifer & David Bastos
Barnes Dennig
Beth & Matt Bauer
Robin Wood Boue
Mr. & Mrs. Michael D. Bramkamp
Mr. & Mrs. Ben Brott
Mr. Dennis Buttelwerth
Ms. Lisa Canos Rumpke
Victoria Carroll
Chemed Foundation
Cincinnati Bell
Cincinnati Reds
Cincinnati International Wine Festival
Nancy R. Clagett
Clever Crazes for Kids
Mr. & Mrs. Thomas G. Cody
Mr. & Mrs. Phil Compton
Crosset Family Fund (GCF)
Charles H. Dater Foundation
Courtney & Scott Deinlein
Arna Fisher
Patti & Simon Foster
Jeff & Ann Gibson
Carol Ann and Ralph V. Haile, Jr./U.S. Bank Foundation
Sharon & Thomas Hattersley
Eric Henize
Mr. & Mrs. Wendel Hofmann
Mr. Brian Holbrook
Interact for Health
The Andrew Jergens Foundation
The Morgan Judd Memorial Fund
Travis Kelly
Mr & Mrs Daniel and Janet Leonhardt
Drs. Marcy & Stephen Lewis
Mr. & Mrs. Jeffrey McCroskey
Ms. Leslie Mcintosh & Mr. Errol J. Stern
Mercy Health

Susan C. Moskowitz
Jennifer & Bradley Mottier
Ohio Casualty Foundation
Ohio National Financial Services
Mr. & Mrs. Marc P. Orlando
Dr. Nan L. Oscherwitz
Mr. & Mrs. Kevin Paley
The Daniel & Susan Pfau Foundation
Joseph A. & Susan E. Pichler Fund (GCF)
Ms. Mary Reinert
Ms. Judy Riker
John & Julie Rogan
Rumpke Consolidated Co. Inc.
William & Bonita Rumpke
Mr. & Mrs. Edward H. Rumpke
James Saelens
Mr. & Mrs. Tony Sansalone
Melissa Santomo
Ms. Donna L. Schiff
Steve & Loren Schramm
Ms. Rena Schroeder
Tracy & Phillip Schwegmann
Scripps Howard Foundation
The Ladislas and Vilma Segoe Family Foundation
The Shubert Foundation
Debbie & Michael Snyder
Randi & Alan Soloman
Mr. & Mrs. Stephen M. Spray
Stillson Foundation, Fifth Third Bank, Trustee
The Louise Taft Semple Foundation
The P & G Fund of The Greater Cincinnati Foundation
Heather & Jonathan Theders
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.
Amber & Adam Turner
Ms. Sheila Weber
Maria & Phil Wehrman
Susan Weil
James T. Westerfield
Mr. & Mrs. Joe Wilmers
The Wohlgemuth Herschede Foundation

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