Join here if you are enrolled in a full time third-level dance course, training with an independent dance school, or youth dance company.

Membership fee is €25

Why become a member?

  • Deepen your connection to the Irish dance community
  • Greater support for your work
  • Access to a vibrant network of dance practitioners, innovators and leaders
  • Access to a range of unique opportunities, services and resources that promote creative, professional and critical engagement in dance at local, regional, national and international levels.
  • View a full list of our current membership engagement opportunities.

How do I become a member?

  • Fill in our online form
  • Payment can be made by Paypal, over the phone by debit/credit card or in person by card/cash.

Additional Information

  • Membership is offered on a 12-month rolling basis - you can join or renew at any time. 
  • You must be either Irish born or resident in Ireland.
  • New members must be processed before payment can be made.
  • Membership fee: €25.

Student: Membership Engagement Opportunities

  • Advice on developing your career at national and international level
  • Support on developing your projects, including advice and letters of support
  • Subsidised rates for our training and development programmes
  • Access to resource library of dance journals, books and videos
  • Free use of ‘hot desks’ and meeting space in the Artists’ Resource Room (subject to availability)
  • Insurance cover for R&D and rehearsals in DanceHouse (Student Members under 18 must be accompanied by an adult)
  • Equipment hire at reduced rates
  • Winging It: short-term, no-notice studio hire (Student Members under 18 must be accompanied by an adult)
  • Discounts at select venues and festivals

Stay in the loop

  • Receive regular ebulletins about the latest DI news and exclusive members' opportunities
  • Receive invitations to members' gatherings and networking events