National Dance Week 2023

National Dance Week St. Louis - April 22, 2023


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!

Join us on Saturday, April 22, 2023 for another great day of dance! We will be posting additional information about the event here once we get a little closer. We look forward to seeing you there!

Honary Dance Company

Founded in February 2019, Ballet 314 is a nonprofit professional ballet company dedicated to celebrating local talent in the St. Louis region.

Led by directors Rachel Bodi and Robert Poe and creatively powered by dancers who have chosen St. Louis as their home, Ballet 314 was founded with a heart to serve the community. Ballet 314 has programming ranging from main stage full length ballets to brief educational programs, all of which highlight literacy and accessibility to the arts.

Be a part of 2023 National Dance Week - STL!

Master Class - Ballet

We invite you to join us for our Ballet Master Class with Robert Poe of Ballet 314. This class is open to the first 20 students and will be held on Sunday, April 23, 2023 from 5:00p-6:30p at the Annelise Mertz Dance Studio on the Washington University campus.

Master of Ceremonies

Sahitya Vinjamuri

Sahitya Vinjamuri works as an IT manager by profession and EMCEE by passion. She is one of the versatile Master of Ceremonies in the business. As host, impressionist, interviewer and facilitator, Sahitya will become the connective tissue for the audience with her spontaneity and authenticity in engaging audiences.

Sahitya has 5+ years of experience as an EMCEE and has hosted many National conventions, corporate events and IT Serve Events.

2023 Performance Companies

Aalim Dance Company
• Adiva Dance Center
• Alice Bloch and Dancers
Almas Del Ritmo Dance Company
• Amarnath Ghosh
Arts in Motion Dance Ensemble
Ashleyliane Dance Company
Ballet 314
Beyond Measure Dance Theater & The Afrokuum Dancers
• Chris Reynolds
Consuming Kinetics Dance Company
Dance Art Dance Studio
Dance Concert Society of Kirkwood
Dances of India
Dance Plus
Devine Performing Arts Danse Arts Company
Dimensions Dance Center
Final Veil
Fox Performing Arts Chritable Foundation
Grand Center Arts Academy
Karlovsky & Company Dance
L.A. Dance Center
Leverage Dance Theater
Lindenwood University
M&M Dance Academy
Mareck Dance
Midwest Ballet Theatre
Missouri River Cloggers
Modern America Dance Company-MADCO
My King Studio of Dance
Oasis Dance Beyond the Veil
Pazazz Performers of St. Louis Academy of Dance
• Radhanika School of Dance
Resilience Dance Company
SIUE University Dance Company
Southeast Mo. State University Conservatory Dance
Star Struck Divaz Dance Company
Steppin' Up Dance Productions
TL. Cultural Flamenco Society
Tammy's Tumbling & Dance Center
The Big Muddy Dance Company
• The Movement
The Rhythm Royales
Tommy Wasiuta & Tanner Caldwell
Tour Dance Presented by Turning Pointe Academy of Dance
U Dance Studio
Webster Universitys Department of Dance
WUDance Collective

We had a GREAT National Dance Week STL 2023...and are are working hard organizing the NDWSTL 2024 event. Check back for schedule updates!