MISSION & VISION

"Dance training can't be separate from life training. Everything that comes into our lives is training. The qualities we admire in great dancing are the same qualities we admire in human beings: honesty, courage, fearlessness, generosity, wisdom, depth, compassion, and humanity."


Alonzo King

Founder & Artistic Director

LINES Ballet


BSDA MISSION

We strive for excellence on and off the stage! Our artist training fosters pride and empowers creatives of all shades and flavors!


BSDA VISION

Our training and performance seek to spark creativity, inspire youth, and drive the culture in Northeast Ohio.


We provide dance classes, outreach programming, resources, mentorship, and scholarship to artists in our community!