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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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14 Dec 2023 Great People Make Great Music Comfort CLE, Cleveland
16 Dec 2023 Namasleigh Kids Yoga and Smoothies with Santa Featuring Nail Art by Cure Pop Life, Cleveland
16 Dec 2023 Saturday December 16 Cleveland - Unicorn World I-X Center, Cleveland
26 Dec 2023 The Lady Wears Purple (An Evening Celebrating Healing Through Sisterhood) Atlas Cinemas Shaker Square 6, Cleveland
30 Dec 2023 Luther Vandross Tribute by The Reid Project Music Box Supper Club, Cleveland
31 Dec 2023 Deep Dive into 2024 Kaiser Gallery, Cleveland
28 Dec 2023 Mary Santoras Going Away Show Pickwick & Frolic/Hilarities 4th Street Theatre, Cleveland
16 Dec 2023 Mixed In Melanin Lounges Cle, Cleveland
02 Jan 2024 Winter Break Theatre Camp 78th Street Studios, Cleveland
11 Jan 2024 Tin Foil Hat Comedy Pickwick & Frolic/Hilarities 4th Street Theatre, 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:

  • BOP STOP at The Music Settlement
  • The Beachland Ballroom and Tavern
  • The Morgan Conservatory
  • Wilbert's Food & Music
  • Grog Shop
  • The Cleveland Institute of Art
  • Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland moCa
  • Nighttown
  • Beachland Tavern
  • Certstaffix Training - Cleveland, Ohio
  • Red Lantern
  • House of Blues Cleveland
  • Artists Archives of the Western Reserve
  • Beachland Ballroom
  • Playhouse Square
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