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Spring to Dance Festival

3 Dates · May 21 - May 23 · CDT


Thu5:30 PM


Fri5:30 PM


Sat5:30 PM

Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center

1 Touhill Circle, St. Louis, Missouri 63121


13th Annual Emerson SPRING TO DANCE Festival
Thu, Fri & Sat | May 21 - 23, 2020

MARCH 2: Exclusive pre-sale for Dance St. Louis 2019-20 season subscribers
MARCH 16: On-sale date for general public

“Of all the local Memorial Day weekend events, perhaps the most consistently exciting is… Spring to Dance Festival presented by Dance St. Louis." - Calvin Wilson (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)

"arguably the best dance buffet in the Midwest" - Lauren Warnecke (Chicago Tribune)

One of the Midwest’s favorite festivals returns for its 13th year!

Presented by Dance St. Louis and the Touhill Performing Arts Center, SPRING TO DANCE® brings together more than 30 professional dance companies from across the country for three unique, vibrant and exhilarating nights of nonstop dance over Memorial Day weekend.

As one of the region’s must-see festivals, SPRING TO DANCE offers something for everyone, from modern, ballet and contemporary to aerial, hip-hop, flamenco and more, with a distinct, dynamic program each night.

(*Lineup not in final program order. Subject to change.)

Lee Theater
Missouri Contemporary Ballet (Columbia, MO)
Jamal Jackson Dance Company (New York, NY)
Water Street Dance Milwaukee (Milwaukee, WI)
Noorani Dance Company (Bay Area, CA)

Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall
Dayton Contemporary Dance Company (Dayton, OH)
Nashville Ballet (Nashville, TN)
10 Hairy Legs (Highland, Park, NJ)
Alabama Ballet (Birmingham, AL)
Owen/Cox Dance Group (Kansas City, MO)
Chicago Dance Crash (Chicago, IL)

Lee Theater
East by North Dance Theatre (New York, NY)
VADCO/Valerie Alpert Dance (Chicago, IL)
Karlovsky & Company Dance (St. Louis, MO)
Valerius Productions (Philadelphia, PA)
moSTLy TAP with moSTLy JAZZ (St. Louis, MO)

Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall
Saint Louis Ballet (St. Louis, MO)
Eisenhower Dance Detroit (Detroit, MI)
The Washington Ballet (Washington, D.C.)
Giordano Dance Chicago (Chicago, IL)
The Big Muddy Dance Company (St. Louis, MO)
The Joffrey Ballet (Chicago, IL)
BOOM CRACK! Dance Company (Chicago, IL)

Lee Theater
Jessica Miller Tomlinson Choreography (Chicago, IL)
FLOCK (Chicago, IL)
Wylliams/Henry Contemporary Dance Company (Kansas City, MO)
PROJECT 44 (Queens, NY)

Anheuser-Busch Performance Hall
Visceral Dance Chicago (Chicago, IL)
Pennsylvania Ballet (Philadelphia, PA)
The Foundry (San Francisco, CA)
Aerial Dance Chicago (Chicago, IL)
TL Collective (Los Angeles, CA)
San Francisco Ballet (San Francisco, CA)
Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Theater (Chicago, IL)



30 Dates · May 5 - Jun 7 · CDT
The Fabulous Fox
527 N Grand Blvd, St. Louis, Missouri 63103


$99.00 - $449.00

HAMILTON is the story of America's Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington's right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and was the new nation’s first Treasury Secretary. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, and Broadway, HAMILTON is the story of America then, as told by America now. With book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, direction by Thomas Kail, choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler and musical supervision and orchestrations by Alex Lacamoire, HAMILTON is based on Ron Chernow’s biography of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton.

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Sound of Music at The Muny

Jul 23 - Jul 29 · CDT
The Muny

#1 Theatre Dr, St. Louis, Missouri 63112

Considered by many to be the world’s most beloved musical, The Sound of Music reminds us that with high-spirited hope, heartfelt compassion and unwavering determination, life’s mountains can always be climbed. With its Tony, Grammy and Academy Award-winning score, including “Do-Re-Mi,” “My Favorite Things,” “Edelweiss” and the iconic title track “The Sound of Music,” the hills of Forest Park come alive once more!
Gift cards on sale NOW. 
Season tickets on sale March 9, 2020
Single tickets on sale May 11, 2020

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The Millennium Tour 2020

Saturday, August 8, 2020 at 8 PM CDT

Chaifetz Arena

1 S Compton Ave, St. Louis, Missouri 63103



The Millennium Tour! Don't miss the concert party that will have you dancing all night long! Doors at 7:00PM. Artists scheduled to appear and subject to change. No refunds.

Sale Dates and Times:

Public Onsale : Fri, 6 Dec 2019 at 10:00 AM

Online Presale : Thu, 5 Dec 2019 at 10:00 AM

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Chicago at The Muny


Jun 15 - Jun 21 · CDT

The Muny

#1 Theatre Dr, St. Louis, Missouri 63112


Start the car and head to a “whoopee spot” where crime and corruption are hot! Kander and Ebb’s internationally-acclaimed musical about fame, fortune and justice features a headline-worthy story of how two icon-victs became jazz age celebrities. Set during the prohibition era, this six-time Tony Award-winner, the longest-running American musical in Broadway history, includes showstopping standards such as “Cell Block Tango,” “Mister Cellophane” and the iconic “All That Jazz.”

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Seven Brides for Seven Brothers at The Muny

Aug 10 - Aug 16 · CDT
Mon8:15 PM
Tue8:15 PM
Wed8:15 PM

The Muny
#1 Theatre Dr, St. Louis, Missouri 63112

Based on the Academy Award-winning 1954 film, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers is Americana at its finest. With an age-old tale of wooing and winning, the battle of the sexes and some barn-raising dancing, this western rollick features whistle-worthy favorites, including “Bless Your Beautiful Hide” and “Goin’ Courting.” With two of the most iconic dance scenes in musical theatre history and seven times the fun, saddle up for an unforgettable joyride through the Oregon frontier.

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Whiskey Run 5K

Sunday, August 23, 2020 at 8:30 AM CDT

KC Running Company

200 E. 135th St, Kansas City, Missouri 64145

The Whiskey Run 5K has been rescheduled to Sunday, August 23 at 8:30am in Martin City! Presented by the Martin City Business and Community Association, the Whiskey Run 5K offers a running/walking tour of the streets of Martin City, followed a chance to sample some of the fine food of Martin City! Participants get a finishers medal, race shirt and commemorative glass, compete for age group and overall awards, and a great breakfast awaits them afterwards at their choice of RC's, Martin City Brewing Company or Martin City Coffee! Sign up today and be part of the fun!

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