Membership Categories and Benefits

Dance/USA is the national voice for the professional field of dance, serving over 500 organizational and individual members nation-wide. Dance/USA supports the work of administrators and artists, and sustains and advances the field by addressing the needs and interests of dance professionals just like you!

When you join Dance/USA you gain access to our core services of Leadership & Learning, Research & Information, Advocacy & Visibility, and Archiving & Preservation as well as our special initiatives. In addition, you expand your professional network by 1500 connections and counting!

We invite you to explore the various membership options available to you. Choose one of the membership categories listed below to learn more about specific member benefits and how to join.

Membership Categories


Agents, Managers, Producers & Promoters
Dance Companies
Service Organizations


Business Affiliates
Education Affiliates
International Affiliates


Independent Artists/Choreographers
Professional Dancers

To become a member of Dance/USA, simply complete our online form. You will be added to our database, and upon completion of payment, begin receiving member benefits immediately.

The Dance/USA membership year runs from July 1 to June 30 (of any given year). Dues for new members joining in the middle of the member year will be pro-rated on a quarterly basis. Organization and affiliate members may choose to establish a payment plan for their membership dues. Please note that any payment(s) made on membership dues are non-refundable. All memberships are renewable annually on July 1 and dues are invoiced during the month of May. Please contact the Director of Member Services with any questions regarding membership, Dance/USA's core services, benefits, the application process, or dues payments.