Our partnerships are a vital part of what we do. By collaborating with Organisation Members, we strengthen the dance sector and expand our voices. 

Why become a member?

  • Deepen your connection to the Irish dance community
  • Support for your organisation’s 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.

Organisation: Membership Engagement Opportunities

  • Advice on developing your organisation at national and international level
  • Support on developing your projects, including advice and letters of support
  • Group rates for our training and development programmes (subject to pre-booking and availability)
  • Eligible to apply for Dance Ireland Residencies
  • Eligible to apply for New Movements work-in-progress performances
  • Access to resource library of dance journals, books and videos
  • Free use of meeting space in the Artists’ Resource Room (subject to availability)
  • Equipment hire at reduced rates
  • Propose projects such as seminars, events and workshops
  • Discounts at selected venues and festivals
  • Vote at the AGM
  • Receive the latest DI news and exclusive members' opportunities
  • Receive invitations to members' gatherings and networking events
  • Share your productions on DI social media
  • Member Profile on Dance Ireland website
  • Dedicated Membership Engagement Officer- available to meet organisation’s Members and provide information and support for them

Who is this for?

  • Dance Companies                              
  • Dance Ensembles
  • Arts offices
  • Dance centres
  • Dance Festivals
  • Dance Schools
  • Educational institutions that work or support dance practice, encourage participation, or promote the art-form
  • Arts companies that colloborate with dance artists/companies
  • The organisation must be situated in Ireland

View our Organisation Members here

Membership fee is €125 a year

Become a member here