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Mutual Arts Center

Mutual Arts is newly located in Hartwell, a neighborhood of Cincinnati (off I-75 exit 10).
Formerly known as MamLuft&Co. Dance, our organization is now able to establish more services to the community through dance and the arts.

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If you are looking for the portion of the site dedicated to our professional resident company and presentations of national artists, please click here.

EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS FOR ADULTS

At College Hill

Dance classes for adults of all levels

Through our merger with Contemporary Dance Theater, we now will be continuing CDT's adult classes in College Hill at the very same space! Join us for your favorites, plus new teachers and classes. ALL ARE WELCOME, NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! Our new registration system is all online and includes bi-monthly "punch cards" or discounted rates when you commit to attend weekly for a period of time.

DANCE FOR ADULTS

AT OUR HEADQUARTERS IN HARTWELL

Open Company Class with Mutual Dance Theatre

Advanced through professional dancers are invited to join our resident company for weekly company class on Mondays in Hartwell.

COMPANY CLASS

At our headquarters in Hartwell

Summer Modern Dance Workshop / Intensive for Adults

Our summer tradition that has continued for over 10 years brings together professionals and college students from around the country. We feature amazing guest artists each summer. The opportunity to train with our resident company leading the way is memorable and meaningful. Make plans to join us!

SUMMER WORKSHOP/INTENSIVE FOR ADULTS

EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS FOR KIDS

Online

Learn Dance, Math, and Reading from Home

Made possible through private foundation funding, we have developed Get Up, Get Down! Learning Through Dance: online-based lessons and activities designed to develop third grade math and reading Ohio learning standards.

It's 100% free!

Get Up, Get Down!

In Hartwell (just off I-75, exit 10)

Recreational dance classes for kids and teens, fall through spring

No experience necessary, no auditions, no dress code, low time and financial commitment! All kids are welcome to explore their creatives selves in our recreational classes. If you're looking for the best results, we highly recommend attending at our headquarters, which differ in experience and staff support from the satellites.

Recreational Dance for Kids in Hartwell

For NAM Students Only

Recreational Dance at North Avondale Montessori School

Although our return and schedule are yet to be approved, please see here for our proposed North Avondale schedule. You may also pre-register with a full refund if the program is not able to continue.

AFTER SCHOOL DANCE AT NORTH AVONDALE MONTESSORI

In Clifton's Residential Neighborhood

Recreational dance classes in Clifton

Like all our recreational programs: no experience necessary, no auditions, no dress code, low time and financial commitment! These programs are "off-site" for us and will take place at the Clifton Area Neighborhood School and the Clifton Cultural Arts Center satellite at Every Nation Church (with walk-over service from Fairview Clifton German Language School). Please be aware that we only have one staff person on site for this satellite and the classrooms are not traditional dance studios.

Recreational Dance for Kids in Clifton

At our headquarters in Hartwell

Arts Classes for Kids

We want to provide classes that you need! Is it theatre? Music? Sewing? Let us know what you'd sign-up for and we'll work to make it happen if there's enough demand!

SUGGEST ARTS CLASSES

At our headquarters in Hartwell

Summer Dance and Creativity Camp

Now with half-day options for pre-schoolers, our award-winning Summer Dance and Creativity Camp now has a permanent home in our headquarters in Hartwell. Children enjoy a day of learning kids bop, Modern Dance, and Creative Movement, while supplementing their movement activities with loads of crafts and other fun activities.

SUMMER DANCE AND CREATIVITY CAMP

At our headquarters in Hartwell

Summer dance classes for kids and teens

We continue dancing through the summer for a short session! Join us for weekly classes with other kids.

WEEKLY SUMMER DANCE CLASSES FOR KIDS

ADVANCED TRAINING FOR KIDS & YOUTH

At our headquarters in Hartwell

Our Academy for Modern Dance

Whether you're just looking for a more challenging class, or your child wants to take dance seriously, Mutual's Academy for Modern Dance is a welcoming, nurturing, and empowering environment. The youngest academy age recommended is 2nd grade, and the academy continues through high school.

ACADEMY FOR HIGHER TRAINING

At our headquarters in Hartwell

Summer Modern Dance Teen Intensive and Pre-College

An annual favorite, this program exposes teen dancers to a plethora of university programs, professional artists, and more. With a special focus on Modern Dance, this intensive is rare in the region.

TEEN INTENSIVE/PRE-COLLEGE

ONE-ON-ONE SERVICES

At our headquarters in Hartwell

Solos, private lessons, choreography, and more

If you're in need of private lessons, choreography for a wedding, or a solo for a competition, let us put you in contact with an artist who fits your needs!

Private Lessons

LOCATIONS OF EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING

Mutual Dance Theatre and Arts Centers Hartwell Headquarters

Just a few minutes off of I-75, convenient to businesses and local shopping.

8222 Monon Ave, Cincinnati, Ohio 45216

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Mutual Dance Theatre and Arts Center College Hill

At the College Hill Town Hall, formerly Contemporary Dance Theater

1805 Larch Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45224

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Clifton Cultural Arts Center Satellite at Every Nation Church

Corner of Clifton Ave and Woolper, across the street from Fairview Clifton German Language School and Clifton Area Neighborhood School

3722 Clifton Ave, Cincinnati, Ohio 45220

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Clifton Area Neighborhood School

On the corner of Clifton Ave and Woolper

3711 Clifton Ave, Cincinnati, Ohio 45220

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