The 23rd annual National Dance Week (NDW) St. Louis is set to kick off on Saturday, April 23rd, at Grand Center Arts District, located at Washington and Grand. The FREE outdoor event will begin at noon and will feature the 2022 NDW Honorary Dance Company, WUDance Collective.
Over 50 dance troupes and hundreds of dancers including The Big Muddy Dance Company, MADCO, WU Dance Collective, Lindenwood University, Ashleyliane Dance Company and Missouri Contemporary Ballet.
NDW features different cultural expressions of dance including ballet, jazz, tap, hip-hop, modern disciplines, as well as Chinese, African, Middle Eastern, and Indian.
The event will also host a variety of food trucks.