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Become part of the DDF Family

Membership

Get more from your DDF experience, enjoy a host benefits and help us do more.

With a DDF membership you'll be helping us to support artists and the creation of new work and inspire audiences of all ages through dance.

Whether you join as a Buddy, Friend, Champion or Hero, you’ll be plugged into the dance community in Dublin, with complimentary tickets, exclusive invitations, discounts, special offers, booking assistance, opportunities to meet other dance lovers at year-round DDF Members events, and loads more. Select your membership to join the DDF Family today. It’s a win-win!

Join DDF

Buddy €50

Are you a student or a DDF first-timer? Find out what it’s all about by becoming a DDF Buddy to get these great benefits:

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  • 10% discount on full price tickets to Festival shows (excludes RIOT)
  • Invite for you and a guest to the official Festival Programme Launch in March
  • No booking fees
  • A copy of the Festival brochure delivered to your door
  • Festival news and exclusive updates direct to your inbox
  • Invites and discounted tickets to our year-round calendar of DDF Members events
  • Your name on our website as a DDF Supporter
  • Invite for you and a guest to the Festival closing party
Friend €100

Take your friendship to the next level and get closer to the festival action with these great Festival perks:

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  • 20% discount on full price tickets to Festival shows (excludes RIOT)
  • 2 for 1 tickets for the Festival Director’s selection of 2019 shows (valid for 2 pairs of tickets)
  • 2 complimentary tickets to a Dance on Film screening
  • Invite for you and a guest to the official Festival Programme Launch in March
  • No booking fees
  • A limited edition 15th Festival gift
  • A copy of the Festival brochure delivered to your door
  • Festival news and exclusive updates direct to your inbox
  • Invites and discounted tickets to our year-round calendar of DDF Member events
  • Your name on our website as a DDF Supporter
  • Booking assistance from DDF Members coordinator
  • Invite for you and a guest to the Festival closing party
Dance Duo €175

The more the merrier! Double-up with a pal and pay less for twice the benefits, including:

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  • 20% discount on full price tickets to Festival shows for both DDF Friends (excludes RIOT)
  • 2for1 tickets for the Festival Director’s selection of 2019 shows (valid for 4 pairs of tickets; excludes RIOT)
  • 4 complimentary tickets to a Dance on Film screening
  • Invite for both DDF Friends plus 2 guests to the official Festival Programme Launch in March
  • No booking fees
  • 2 limited edition 15th Festival gifts
  • 2 copies of the Festival brochure delivered to your door
  • Festival news and exclusive updates direct to your inbox
  • Invites and discounted tickets to our year-round calendar of DDF Member events
  • Your name on our website as a DDF Supporter
  • Booking assistance from DDF Members coordinator
  • Invite for both Friends and 2 guests to the Festival closing party
Champion €250

Become the champion you were meant to be. Help support the dance artists that we bring to the festival and the creation of new work and be rewarded with:

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  • 25% discount on full price tickets to Festival shows for you and a guest (excludes RIOT)
  • 2 complimentary tickets to a DDF Highlight show at the Abbey Theatre
  • 2for1 tickets for the Festival Director’s selection of 2019 shows (valid for 2 pairs of tickets; excludes RIOT)
  • 2 complimentary tickets to a Dance on Film screening
  • Invite for you and a guest to the official Festival Programme Launch in March
  • No booking fees
  • Access to masterclasses presented by Festival artists
  • A limited edition 15th Festival gift
  • A copy of the Festival brochure delivered to your door
  • Festival news and exclusive updates direct to your inbox
  • Invites and discounted tickets to our year-round calendar of DDF Member events
  • Your name on our website as a DDF Supporter
  • Acknowledgement in the Festival brochure and show programmes
  • Booking assistance from DDF Members coordinator
  • Invite for you and a guest to the Festival closing party
Hero €1000

By joining as a Hero you make the impossible possible. Your contribution will make a big impact, helping us to create and share extraordinary dance experiences and bring dance to new people and places. To show our appreciation, we will give you:

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  • 25% discount on full price tickets to Festival shows for you and up to 3 guests (excludes RIOT)
  • 4 tickets to the 2019 Festival Opening Performance
  • 2 complimentary tickets to a DDF Highlight show at the Abbey Theatre
  • 2for1 tickets for the Festival Director’s selection of 2019 shows (valid for 2 pairs of tickets; excludes RIOT)
  • 2 complimentary tickets to a Dance on Film screening
  • Invite for you and a guest to the official Festival Programme Launch in March
  • No booking fees
  • An opportunity to see behind the scenes and attend a dress rehearsal during the 2019 Festival
  • Access to masterclasses presented by Festival artists
  • A limited edition 15th Festival gift
  • A copy of the Festival brochure delivered to your door
  • Festival news and exclusive updates direct to your inbox
  • Invites and discounted tickets to our year-round calendar of DDF Member events
  • Your name on our website as a DDF Supporter
  • Acknowledgement in the Festival brochure and show programmes, and on display in venues
  • Booking assistance from DDF Members coordinator
  • Invite for you and a guest to the Festival closing party