2014 will be a special year for us, as we celebrate the 10th Dublin Dance Festival. Time really does fly when you're having fun! What we want to know is - will you be our Dance Partner for 2014?

Since the first Festival in 2002 we've loved sharing the very best of international and Irish contemporary dance with you. We want to continue to surprise and delight you by providing a platform for world-class dance in Dublin. We want to keep on nurturing Irish choreographers and developing new Irish work. Be our Dance Partner and YOU can make this happen.

Good partnerships work both ways. While providing vital support, as a DDF Dance Partner there are lots of ways for you to connect with us and make your Festival experience even more memorable. Receive invitations to the official Festival launch, opening night and exclusive receptions, avail of discounts, complimentary tickets and booking assistance and join us for Friends' outings throughout the year.

So partner up with Ireland's leading dance event and take your place at the heart of the Festival, with packages starting from €50.

Join Now 10th Festival Buddies - €50

Take to the floor, be part of the dance scene and get more from your DDF experience! Benefits include:

  • 10% discount on full price tickets to Festival shows
  • 25% discount on selected workshops *
  • Invitation to the official launch of the 2014 10th Dublin Dance Festival
  • Copy of the Festival programme by post
  • Limited edition 10th Festival keepsake
  • Special offers at the DDF Festival Club
  • Festival newsletter and exclusive updates
  • Access to DDF friends' outings throughout the year

Join Now 10th Festival Friends - €100

Take your involvement up a step and get the best of the 2014 Festival! All BUDDY benefits PLUS:

  • 20% discount on full price tickets to Festival shows
  • 2 complimentary tickets of your choice from a selection of Festival shows **
  • Dedicated booking assistance from the Festival Office ***
  • Invitation to Festival closing party
  • Acknowledgement as a 10th Festival Friend in DDF show programmes and on the DDF website

Join Now 10th Festival Champions - €250

Take centre stage for a unique Festival experience. All FRIEND benefits PLUS:

  • Two complimentary tickets to the Opening Night performance and reception, where you will meet the Festival Director and Festival artists
  • 25% discount on full price tickets to Festival shows for you and a guest
  • Acknowledgement as a 10th Festival Champion in DDF show programmes and on the DDF website

Join Now 10th Festival Patrons - €1000

Be part of our international arts family and play your part in sustaining DDF as a leading cultural force. Play a vital role as an advocate for dance and dance artists within Ireland and internationally. Patrons receive all CHAMPION benefits PLUS the following EXCLUSIVE BENEFITS:

  • Invitation for you and 3 guests to a 2014 Festival headline show and exclusive reception at the Abbey Theatre
  • 25% discounts on full price tickets to Festival shows for you and up to 3 accompanying guests
  • Acknowledgement as a 10th Festival Patron in DDF show programmes and on the DDF website
  • Accreditation as a 10th Festival Patron on display in DDF venues

Dublin Dance Festival is registered charity and a not for profit company and has been approved for Tax Relief under Section 45 of the Finance Act 2001. This means that if you are self employed you can claim tax relief on all donations in excess of €250 in a calendar year. Donors should note that tax relief is only available to those who do not wish to receive benefits or public recognition for their donation.

* From a selection of workshops.
** From a selection of shows chosen by the Festival Artistic Director.
*** Booking assistance is available by phoning the Dublin Dance Festival Friends Co-ordinator on 01 679 0524 during office hours. Discounts cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers. All schemes and associated benefits valid for the 2014 Festival only.