Weekly Dance Classes at Pilgrim Church

The Movement Project is now holding weekly classes open to professional/college/adult movers in our new rehearsal space at Pilgrim Congregational Church in Tremont! Classes can be purchased as class card packs or a single class.

Weekly Class Schedule

Monday 10:15 - 11:30 am


*Level: Advanced/Professional & College

Wednesday 10:15 - 11:30 am


*Level: Advanced/Professional & College

THursday 7:30 - 8:45 pm

* ALL must reserve your spot 24 hours in advance - see below to sign-up (Minimum of 3 movers must be signed up within the 24hr period for the class to be scheduled. You will receive an email 7:30pm the Wednesday before class notifying you on the class status. Thank you for your understanding.) 


*Level: All Levels/Adult

Friday 9:30 - 11:00 am


*Level: Advanced/Professional & College

Arrival & Parking: Parking lot available. Please arrive at least 10 minutes prior to the class start time. Enter using door located in front parking lot.

Address: Pilgrim Congregational Church, 2592 W 14th Street, Cleveland Ohio 44113

Levels: Below are a description of levels. If you aren't sure which level/class is most appropriate for you, feel free to reach out to us!

All Levels/Adult: These classes are geared for beginner, intermediate and advanced movers. You do not need to be a professional dancer to attend these classes. 18  &  older and basic dance foundation is the only requirement.

Advanced/Professional & College: These classes are geared for more advanced movers, specifically professional and college dancers. Classes will be taught at the advanced level.


TMP Break Schedule/Dates (No Classes)

Thursday Modern/Contemporary (7:30 - 8:45 pm)

  • July 4th, 2019 (4th of July)

  • October 24th (No Class)

  • October 31st, 2019 (Halloween)

  • November 7th, 2019 (Cleveland Dance Fest Tech Week)

  • November 28th, 2019 (Thanksgiving Break)

  • December 26th & January 2nd, 2019 (Winter Break)

  • April 9th, 2020 (No Class)

Monday, Wednesday & Friday (Morning Classes)

  • May 27th, 2019 (Memorial Day)

  • June 14th, 2019 (No Class)

  • July 29th - August 23rd, 2019 (Summer Break)

  • September 2, 2019 (Labor Day)

  • November 4th - 15th, 2019 (Cleveland Dance Fest & Fall Break)

  • November 25th - 29th, 2019 (Thanksgiving Break)

  • December 13th, 2019 (Winter Workshop at Playhouse Square)

  • December 16th - 5th, 2020 (Winter Break)

  • February 17th, 2020 (President's Day)


10-Class Card    $80 ($8/class)

5-Class Card      $50 ($10/class)

Single Class       $12

*Class cards are good 1 year from purchase date. Classes can also be purchased at the door.


Class Descriptions


This class will focus on the core concepts of space, time and energy as well as the qualitative approach to movement. Each class will integrate a wide range of modern techniques exploring concepts of weight, quality, effort, spatial/physical awareness and clarity in movement.


This class will consist of classical and contemporary ballet techniques. While focusing on working from an anatomical approach, this class class with emphasize creating honest and sound movement, correct placement of bones, and allowing muscles to function effortlessly and efficiently. Dancers are encouraged to take artistic risk, think independently and to explore their qualitative approach to movement. The ballet curriculum will include Vaganova, Cecchetti and Balanchine techniques.


THursday: 7:30 - 8:45 pm Modern/Contemporary Sign-up

** Must reserve your spot 24 hours in advance - see below to sign-up **

Name *
Phone *