Volunteer at a performance venue

Volunteering at dance shows supports your community, your engagement in it and you often get to see shows for free, which helps if you are on a tight budget.

Please find below a list of the main dance presenters in Vancouver, along with contact info to let them know you are interested:

Vancouver International Dance Festival (VIDF): volunteer in exchange for tickets to performances by local, national and international artists.
Volunteer Shifts: March 2–29, 2014
Volunteer Coordinator: zkwan@vidf.ca

New Works: Dance Allsorts, All Over the Map and Pop-up Dances
Volunteer Coordinator: info@newworks.ca

The Dance Centre: Global Dance Connections, Discover Dance!, Dance in Vancouver
Volunteer Coordinator: Hilary Maxwell members@thedancecentre.ca

Firehall Arts Centre: Dancing on the Edge, BC Buds, annual dance season
Volunteer Coordinator: boxoffice@firehallartscentre.ca

DanceHouse: large-scale contemporary dance series
Volunteer Coordinator: Bonnie Sun bonnie@dancehouse.ca
Volunteers are recruited in late August/early September and booked for the whole season. Interested volunteers should email Bonnie with a short intro, volunteer interests and resume.

The Cultch: contemporary theatre, dance and music.
Volunteer Coordinator: volunteer@thecultch.com

Live Performing Arts Festivals in Vancouver that feature dance:

PuSh Festival (January/February)
Chutzpah! Festival (February/March)
Vancouver International Children’s Festival (May/June)
In The House Festival
Neanderthal Arts Festival
Queer Arts Festival (August)
Powell Street Festival (August)
Fringe Festival (September)

If you are looking, or know anyone who is, for volunteers outside of Vancouver, please email us the appropriate contact info and we will post.