Like public radio, Boston Dance Alliance is member supported.
Your annual membership brings you the most comprehensive calendar of dance events in the region on our website, our free weekly newsletter, Pro/Motion, with discounts for performances, workshops, classes, dancewear, wellness services, and more.
We count on your support to provide Boston area dance these valuable services
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.
Check the categories below for the special benefits at each level.
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
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
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.
All Basic benefits plus:
Eligible for fiscal sponsorship (restrictions apply)
Organizational members can arrange discounted BDA Associate Membership levels for staff, contact us for details.