The National Dance Week - St. Louis event highlights and showcases some of the best dance talent in various disciplines including, but not limited to, ballet, tap, jazz, hip-hop, african, middle eastern, modern, and more. This one day event is celebrated with dozens of professional, university & studio companies all performing on stage, all for free! The outdoor event starting at noon is held on the corner of Washington and Grand, the Heart of the Art & Entertainment District in the City of St. Louis!
Honary Dance Company
KARLOVSKY & COMPANY DANCE is a St. Louis based contemporary modern dance company in residence at the Grandel Theatre and supported by the Kranzberg Arts Foundation. Now in their 6th Season, Karlovsky & Company Dance performs vibrant, inventive works that articulate and illuminate, through movement, the relationships and experiences that reveal our humanity. The company is led by founder and artistic director, Dawn Karlovsky; a recipient of the 2015 Artist Fellowship awarded by The Regional Arts Commission of St. Louis. Karlovsky teaches Modern Dance and the Alexander Technique at Washington University, and in the Department of Dance at Webster University in St. Louis. Working in close collaboration with a diverse group of musicians, visual artists, and choreographers, the company reaches local, national, and international audiences through concert performances, dance for the camera, site-specific dance, and educational programs for older adults and children. Karlovsky & Company Dance completed their first international tour in France in June 2018 presenting two sold-out concert productions, site-specific dance performances, and educational programs in elementary and middle schools. Karlovsky & Company Dance is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.