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Ohio Dance Theatre is a professional ballet based contemporary dance company that presents works with a strong theatrical element. Since its inception the company has stretched the limits of dance by including actors, musicians and singers in many of its productions. The critically acclaimed ODT repertoire features a wide range of style from powerful, thought provoking pieces to lighter works, which combine athleticism and lyricism. Under the direction of it's founder, Artistic Director Denise Gula, Ohio Dance Theatre has provided artistic excellence in the field of dance to Northeastern Ohio since the spring of 1992 when it received a generous seed grant from the Nord Family Foundation. Tax ID 34-1691994


Ohio Dance Theatre makes a difference!  We broaden the audience for ballet, support the commissioning of new works and strengthen the community of which we are a part.  The talent and artistry we witness on stage each season would not be possible without the support of both our Individual Donors and Corporate Sponsors.  Members such as you demonstrate their passion for and commitment to Ohio Dance Theatre through generous contributions.  Last year our sponsors provided The Nutcracker to the delight of over 4,000 children and adults alike including 250 underserved members of our community