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.

Register Your Company

We invite you and your dance company to be a part of the 2023 National Dance Week - STL celebration! We invite all forms of dance to perform on stage at Grand Center on Saturday, April 22. We have 50 total spots available so if you are interested, please register TODAY!

2023 Performance Companies