Lines in the Dust

June 2 – 18 | Denitra is determined to find a way for her teenage daughter to escape their impoverished inner city school and get the education she deserves. District jumping to the neighboring upper class suburb seems a risk worth taking until Denitra and her daughter fall under scrutiny.

Red Ash Mosaic

June 3/4 & 11/12 | A work-in-progress by CPT Executive Artistic Director Raymond Bobgan. An experiment in theatrical form, with interwoven and contradictory narrative threads, powerful physical action, chanting and poetic texts – designed not to show, but to invoke; not a presentation, but a transmission.


16-17 Season Announcement

Cleveland Public Theatre’s 2016-2017 season invites us to awaken to the present moment and to ourselves. Whether it’s about celebration and fun, deep reflection, or a fantastical exploration, we are seeking a path from awareness through conflict into action… Attention: Tension: Intention.


Road to Hope: MetroHealth

June 17, 2016, 5:30 – 8:00pm | The public event will feature live music, food, chalk artists, short theatre & spoken word performances by Northeast Ohio artists, plus an interactive community art installation by “The Haiku Mistress” of NYC-based Guerilla Haiku Movement. FREE AND OPEN TO ALL AGES.