Join/Renew Membership

Join the hundreds of professional dancers who are members of the DTRC.

Membership Criteria

Membership is available to all professional dancers working in Canada or Canadian professional dancers working abroad who:

• are at least 18 years of age
• have at least one professional, paid performance on their resume
• are currently performing professionally as a dancer or have performed in the past two years, and are actively looking for dance performance opportunities

Membership Year

The DTRC membership year runs from September 1st to August 31st; but new members are welcome to join at any point during the membership year.


Fees are based on 1% of gross annual earnings from the previous tax year as a dancer, including all performance-related activity (i.e., creation, rehearsal and performance). The minimum membership fee is $75 and the maximum is $250. Members in financial need may request a payment plan to remit their fees.


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