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Art And Theatre Events In Cleveland

Performances, Theatre Events And Art Exhibitions In Cleveland

Art gives voice to the voiceless and fame to the ignored. You can learn various forms of art from dancing to sketching in Cleveland. There are designated classes, drama workshops, and art events in Cleveland for the same. If you just want to be a mere spectator you can attend theatre events and art exhibitions in Cleveland too.

Ever wanted to volunteer in those nukkad, nataks or street shows? Wish to learn the basics of painting? Well, just explore through the art & theatre events in Cleveland.




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Date Event Venue
07 Oct 2023 Interactive Kaleidoscoping Workshop with Stephen Calhoun Gallery 202, Cleveland
20 Oct 2023 78th Street Studios THIRD FRIDAY Art Walk 1300 W 78th St, Cleveland
30 Sep 2023 Sewing Machine Clinic Master the Art of Machine Care Dru Christine Fabrics & Design, Cleveland
26 Sep 2023 Cleveland Book Week 2023 Poet Saeed Jones Karamu House Theatre, Cleveland
29 Sep 2023 Speakezie Go Hard 5th Anniversary Live In Cleveland OH The MidTown Tech Hive, Cleveland
27 Sep 2023 Cleveland Book Week 2023 Novelist Geraldine Brooks Police-Mounted Unit, Cleveland
29 Sep 2023 Trip To Playhouse KeyBank State Theatre, Cleveland
30 Sep 2023 Cleveland Book Week 2023 Nonfiction Author Matthew F. Delmont East Technical High School, Cleveland
06 Oct 2023 Walk All Over Waterloo Pop Life, Cleveland
24 Oct 2023 CLEVELAND 2030 DISTRICT TOUR PLAYHOUSE SQUARE Playhouse Square, Cleveland

Cleveland Art

Cleveland is a cultural hub in the state of Ohio and is popularly referred to as the Capital of Rock and Roll. Besides this, Cleveland is also known for its artistic culture. The Cleveland Skyline art is rather famous and has found a place in every creative person's heart. It is a contemporary form of art that depicts the skyline or the physical aspects of a city or an urban area. Cleveland has recently stepped up in the street art games. Downtown Cleveland and the neighboring areas feature wall arts by not only local artists and art students but also the works world-renowned foreign artists. There are hidden messages, expressions and thoughts that have “painted the town red” with wall art.  

Best Cleveland Art Galleries And Museums

You will be amazed at the endless list of Cleveland art galleries. The top Museum in the list of Cleveland's Museums of Art is the Transformer Station. Once an electricity supplying unit, it is now a space of Contemporary Art collection housed in a rustic masonry structure.  It displays works of artists from across the world. It presents an ideal space for art events in Cleveland such as workshops and seminars or anything related to contemporary art. Then there is the Cleveland Museum of Art, housed inside a Georgian style structure; it hangs artworks from across the world. Another important place is the Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland or better known as MOCA. It was designed in such a way that people may feel at home while wandering around in the building and appreciating the exhibit. The objective is not only to showcase some of the beautiful works but also provide a platform for the growth of creativity in the city by engaging and educating its visitors.  ARTneo is yet another museum which showcases the work of artists, in multiple media, from Cleveland.

78th Street Studios in Gordon Square Arts District is a giant collection of art galleries. Housed inside a warehouse, it has the most prominent and top award-winning art galleries in Ohio. It includes nearly 60 art galleries that open to the public on the third Friday of each month. It also provides space for workshops and art festival in Cleveland. Situated near to Playhouse Square are the Galleries at CSU (that stands for Cleveland State University). It is a centrally located art gallery in Cleveland that houses contemporary artwork that also serves as a training ground for budding contemporary artists. Downtown Cleveland is home to the Spaces Gallery. Local talents are promoted by Bonfoey Gallery. It also offers framing service which is handcrafted in case you may like an art souvenir framed. 

Cleveland Art Events

Annually, the lakeside city of Cleveland hosts Flats Festivals of the Arts where work of national and celebrated local artists is exhibited. The working medium includes ceramic art, photography, woodwork, and paintings. Another top annual art festival in Cleveland that celebrates creativity and artists is the Cleaveland’s Waterloo Arts Festival. It is a platform for interactive art, live music, and locally made art. What are you waiting for? Satisfy the art lover inside you by finding out more about the art events in Cleveland by visiting

Top Art Studios & Art Galleries In Cleveland

Looking for a place to exhibit your art or to attend art workshops in Cleveland?
Here's a list of art studios in Cleveland for art exhibitions and workshops:

  • The Beachland Ballroom and Tavern
  • BOP STOP at The Music Settlement
  • House of Blues Cleveland
  • The Morgan Conservatory
  • Red Lantern
  • Wilbert's Food & Music
  • The Cleveland Museum of Art
  • CODA Live Music Venue
  • Bookhouse Brewing
  • Playhouse Square
  • Artists Archives of the Western Reserve
  • Music Box Supper Club
  • Nighttown
  • Grog Shop
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