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Beck Center Sensory Friendly Show

Beck Center is once again hosting a sensory friendly performances of our spring ballet. This year it is “The Ugly Duckling.”


Here is the info:


Ugly Duckling – Sensory Friendly Performances

April 7 at 9:30 and 11:00 am

Beck Center's Music & Dance Building

Tickets are free and must be reserved by contacting Ed Gallagher at or 216.521.2540 x12


Presented by Beck Center Dance Workshop and Education Department


Don't miss Ugly Duckling, an original ballet based on the fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen and choreographed by Associate Director of Dance Education Melanie Szucs. The performance will also include excerpts from the classic Les Sylphides featuring music by Frederic Chopin and original choreography by Mikhail Fokiné. Perfect for all ages!



A sensory-friendly performance of Ugly Duckling will be staged for audience members with special needs on Friday, April  7 at 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. “Our sensory-friendly performances are welcoming and impactful for those on the autism spectrum or with developmental disabilities,” remarked Beck Center’s Director of Education Ed Gallagher. “This performance will be an inclusive and safe environment and is a meaningful way to open yet another door to arts participation in our community.” For additional information about this special production, please contact Ed Gallagher at 216.521.2540 x12.


Earlier Event: April 6
Art Stories at Museum of Art