Expand your mind. Open your heart. Transform the world.
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Step into “Veranda’s living room”—complete with shiny shimmery decor, a pian...
Near West Theatre is located at 6702 Detroit Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44120. We are a big blue building set back from Detroit Avenue, directly across the street from Pioneer Savings Bank and the LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland.
Street parking and free public parking lots can be found throughout Gordon Square/Detroit Shoreway. For a look at all the free parking in the neighborhood, check out this regularly updated map, provided by the Detroit Shoreway CDO: https://www.dscdo.org/visit/#parking
Donations of all sizes create artistic opportunities for hundreds of youth and adults each year.
Become a Volunteer
Near West Theatre was founded on volunteer support, and it sustains us to this day. Discover the ways to get involved.
Every show, every program, every event is made possible by donors like you. Monthly gifts make a sustaining impact!
Our journey started with a big vision and a small seed. Over 43 years later, that vision has transformed thousands of lives and a near west side community.
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