Member Benefits

Membership offers an essential resource for dance professionals.

Why Join?

The Dance Centre encourages the development of a vibrant dance scene through resources and programs for professionals, public events that nurture audiences, and support for BC dance. Through our building, Scotiabank Dance Centre, we provide a safe, stimulating space for artists to work in.

Our membership includes artists working in every style of dance, and at every career stage, from emerging artists through to established companies. Members are choreographers, dancers, administrators, teachers, writers, photographers, and more.

Join Now

Are you a dance artist looking for:

  • Programs and professional development?
  • Access to affordable studio space?
  • Networking opportunities?
  • Connections to local artists, and a wider global dance community?
  • Resources and advice?
  • Grant-writing assistance
  • Strategic planning and mentoring

Membership Categories & Benefits

Different membership categories offer a range of benefits and services for individuals and companies.

Individual Membership
Company Membership
Associate Artist
Full Artist
Company / Collective / Organization
E-Central: twice-monthly email bulletin, with professional development opportunities, news, and job postings
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Dance Central: bimonthly online publication with in-depth articles
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Optional discounted subscription to Dance International magazine
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Discounts to Dance Centre shows and workshops
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Consultations and professional development
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Invitations to showings, information sessions, talks
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Class + event listings on TDC website
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Member profile on TDC website
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Eligible to apply to programs + awards
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Studio rental discounts + subsidies
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Complimentary board room use (conditions apply)
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DVD library loans/on-site viewing
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Partnership opportunities
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One annual complimentary ad in Dance Central
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