MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

Boston Dance Alliance's portfolio of unique, innovative programs creates the conditions for dancers to express their creativity across our community.

Like public radio, Boston Dance Alliance is member supported and we count on you to provide these valuable services.

  

BDA provides

  • The information, resources, and services dance entrepreneurs need to sustain small businesses, including an annual Open Call Audition that provides dancers with professional opportunities.

  • Brand new pointe shoes, ballet slippers, tap shoes, sneakers, leotards, tights, and dance tees for economically disadvantaged dancers of all ages.

  • Inclusion, advocacy, and referral services for seniors and dancers with disabilities.

  • Free loan of BDA’s unique portable dance floor to the dance programs of the Boston Public Schools.

Your annual membership brings you the most comprehensive calendar of dance events in the region on our website, our free weekly newsletter, Pro/Motion, and discounts for performances, workshops, classes, dancewear, wellness services, and more.

Check the categories below for the special benefits at each level.

  

SUBSCRIBER FREE NO EXPIRATION

Receive newsletters and post information to share across Boston’s diverse community of dancers and dance enthusiasts

Dancers are eligible to participate in annual Open Call Audition to be seen by more than 30 local choreographers and companies

Non-member prices on BDA’s resources, including rental of the portable sprung wood floor, HD video camera and mailing lists

Non-member prices on participation in BDA workshops and events

 

ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP $25 ANNUALLY

All the benefits of both subscribers and basic members:

Eligible for discount if dancer currently working with companies that are Premium Organizational Members.

Eligible for discount if current undergraduate

Eligible for discount and inclusion on BDA’s website resource list if theatre production professional (costumes, lighting, set design, sound design, stage management, multimedia professionals), photographer, videographer, marketing professional, or composer/dance accompanist.

Inclusion in BDA’s online membership directory

BASIC MEMBERSHIP $50 ANNUALLY

All Associate benefits plus:

Weekly discounts: tickets, wellness services, dancewear, more.

Choreographers can participate in the Open Call Audition and apply for BDA Fellowship.

Discounts on BDA resources, including  floor and HD video camera rentals. Free local press list and low-cost purchase of BDA mailing list.

Eligible for below market rehearsal space rental rates at Lyric Stage Studio

Discounted workshops and events including 20% off any workshop offered by the Arts and Business Council of Greater Boston.

PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP $65 INDIVIDUALS

All Basic benefits plus:

StageSource Circle of Friends 2-for-1 ticket discount card valid at over 60 NE theaters

Eligible for fiscal sponsorship (restrictions apply)

PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP $75 ORGS WITH BUDGETS UNDER $100K

All Premium Individual benefits plus:

Dancers in these companies are eligible for discounted $25 memberships.

PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP $150 ORGS WITH BUDGETS OF $100K - $500K

All Premium Individual benefits plus:

Dancers in these companies are eligible for discounted $25 memberships.

PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP $300 ORGS WITH BUDGETS OVER $500K

All Premium Individual benefits plus:

Dancers in these companies are eligible for discounted $25 memberships.

Organizational members can arrange discounted BDA Associate Membership levels for staff, contact us for details.