Becoming a Member

Do you care deeply about improving and increasing the impact of dance in Québec? Then become a member of La danse sur les routes du Québec (La DSR). As a member, you will greatly contribute to our efforts and actively participate in achieving our goals. Note that the general annual meeting will take place September 20, 2017.

Why become a member?

How to become a member?

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Who can become a member?

  • Corporative member — Presenter

    To become a Corporate member - Presenter, you must be recognized by a government body as a presenter, be based in Québec, and be interested in promoting dance across the regions of Québec. You must also:

    • Fill out the form including your reasons for wanting to become a member, and pay the annual membership fee of $100.
    • Provide proof of membership to a recognized network of presenters, or if you’re a specialized presenter, proof of membership to a recognized disciplinary body.
    • Provide the Board of Director’s resolution naming a representative [Download a sample resolution (doc)].

    Privileges

    • Your representative has the right to vote during the DSR annual general meeting and can be elected to the DSR Board of Directors.
    • Access to networking activities, various resources and publications.
    • Enjoy a preferential rate when you sign up for Parcours Danse and other DSR activities.
  • Corporative member — Dance company

    To become a Corporate member - Dance company, you must be a corporate body, be legally recognized as a non-profit organization, have a head office located in the province of Québec, and be interested in promoting dance across the regions of Québec. You must also:

    • Fill out the form including your reasons for wanting to become a member, and pay the annual membership fee of $50.
    • Provide proof of membership to Regroupement québécois de la danse (RQD), in the Corporate - Company category.
    • Provide a written document proving that you have produced and professionally presented at least one dance show lasting at least 50 minutes. Also, remunerated professional artists must have performed the choreographed works in question.
    • Provide the Board of Director’s resolution naming a representative [Download a sample resolution (doc)].

    Privileges

    • Your representative has the right to vote during the DSR annual general meeting and can be elected to the DSR Board of Directors.
    • Access to networking activities, various resources and publications.
    • Eligibility to submit proposals without extra charge for special projects, including Parcours Danse and Jouer dehors.
    • Enjoy a preferential rate when you sign up for Parcours Danse, Répertoire and other DSR activities.
  • Corporative member — Associate

    To become a Corporate member - Associate, you must be recognized by a government body as a network of presenters, a presenting organization, an artistic association or a professional dance company. Your head office may be located in Québec or outside of Québec, but you must be interested in promoting dance across the regions of Québec. You must also:

    • Fill out the form including your reasons for wanting to become a member, and pay the annual membership fee of $100.
    • Provide proof of membership to a recognized professional association, or if you’re an artistic association or any other type of dance organization in Québec, proof of membership to Regroupement québécois de la danse (RQD).
    • Provide the Board of Director’s resolution naming a representative [Download a sample resolution (doc)].

    Privileges

    • Access to networking activities, various resources and publications.
    • Enjoy a preferential rate when you sign up for Parcours Danse, Répertoire and other DSR activities.
  • Individual member — Independent choreographer

    To become an Individual member - Independent choreographer, you must be a resident of Québec and be interested in promoting dance across the regions of Québec. You must also:

    • Fill out the form including your reasons for wanting to become a member, and pay the annual membership fee of $50.
    • Provide proof of membership to Regroupement québécois de la danse (RQD), in the Individual Professional Member - Choreographer category.
    • Provide a written document proving that you have produced and professionally presented at least one dance show lasting at least 50 minutes. Also, remunerated professional artists must have performed the choreographed works in question.

    Privileges

    • Right to vote during the annual general meeting and eligibility to be elected to the DSR Board of Directors.
    • Access to networking activities, various resources and publications.
    • Eligibility to submit proposals without extra charge for special projects, including Parcours Danse and Jouer dehors.
    • Enjoy a preferential rate when you sign up for Parcours Danse, Répertoire and other DSR activities.
  • Individual member — Trainee

    To become an Individual member - Trainee, you must be a resident of Québec and be interested in promoting dance across the regions of Québec. You must also:

    • Fill out the form including your reasons for wanting to become a member, and pay the annual membership fee of $25.
    • Provide proof of membership to Regroupement québécois de la danse (RQD), in the Associate Member - Choreographer category.
    • Provide a written document proving that you have produced and professionally presented at least one dance show. Also, remunerated professional artists must have performed the choreographed works in question.

    Privileges

    • Eligibility to submit proposals for special projects, including Jouer dehors and Les Belles Échappées for Parcours Danse, without extra charge.
    • Access to networking activities, various resources and publications.
    • Enjoy a preferential rate when you sign up for Parcours Danse, Répertoire and other DSR activities.