The financial year ends soon, so why not make a tax-deductible donation that supports your favourite art form.
Through givenow.com.au, some of Australia's best dance companies are now inviting you to help support new Australian work, choreographic development, kids dance activities, community dance and dance touring.
Imagine yourself attending a work you helped make happen! Here's your chance.
A 31-year old contemporary dance company in Launceston, Tasmania, Tasdance is run on the smell of an oily rag. Each year they touch thousands of people—children in disadvantaged schools, communities across Tasmania, contemporary dance lovers everywhere—and kick-start dance artists' careers.
Give a little or a lot—every donation helps.
Bangarra Dance Theatre
This year Bangarra celebrates 25 years as a national and international leader in arts and Indigenous contemporary dance theatre. As a private donor, your contribution to their success is significant in positioning Bangarra for a vibrant and sustainable future. You can choose to support different elements of their work: backstage, education and community, Bangarra on tour and safe dance.
Lucy Guerin Inc
This year Lucy Guerin Inc will develop the new work Live Movie, which is a cinematically inspired dance work that uses the medium of film as a choreographic score. Making high-quality Australian dance is an expensive process for a small company. Every little bit helps.
Help Lucy Guerin Inc create this new and ambitious work. Make a tax-deductible donation to Lucy Guerin Inc.
Led by Artistic Director Kate Champion, the company is based around a collective of artists from varying disciplines who are committed to creating stimulating movement-based theatre. Artists include dancers, actors, writers, visual artists, composers and filmmakers. Since 2002, Force Majeure has received five major national awards and has created five major works, two collaborative works and a short film series.
Australian Dance Theatre
Creating art is an intensive process that requires the resources, expertise and support of a network of individuals and organisations. Australian Dance Theatre relies on the valuable support of its sponsors, stakeholders, members, friends and donors who share the company’s passionate commitment to furthering Australian culture and artists.
ADT uses its funds to create, perform and tour main stage contemporary dance productions.
Dancenorth Community Programs
Dancenorth relies on grants and public donations to continue innovating within the Australian dance industry and presenting local dance and cultural programs for the benefit of the community.
Please consider donating to Dancenorth to support education, access to the arts and cultural community events in North Queensland.
Chunky Move is a small company that creates extraordinary work and unprecedented opportunities, but none of this is a given. Your support will enable them continue to be extraordinary.
Dancehouse is the centre for independent dance in Melbourne. Through its programs of residencies, performance, training and research, Dancehouse is a space for developing challenging, invigorating, and socially engaged moving art. As a not-for-profit organisation, Dancehouse is committed to keeping dance accessible to everyone. Donations from their supporters are a critical part of the long term success and sustainability of Dancehouse and its programs.
De Quincey Co Supporters Program
De Quincey Co is Australia's leading Body Weather company. They invite you to involve yourself in the life and work of their dance-performance company based in Sydney and led by dancer–choreographer Tess de Quincey. Benefactors and Ambassadors are invited to rehearsals and works in development during the year.
Sydney Dance Company Partner's Program
Help support the longevity of this iconic Australian company and bring their unique Australian dance culture to a wide national and international audience. Your donations will help the company create, tour and maintain creative excellence both nationally and internationally.
Kage Physical Theatre
Visually stunning, arresting, provocative, humorous and humane; KAGE uses honesty and imagination to continually explore and redefine what performance can be.
Funds raised will support the research, creation, presentation and touring of dance-theatre works designed to nurture and propel the art form and its artists.
Phillip Adams BalletLab
A radically innovative and award winning dance company that has secured an international reputation through 15 years of leading edge creativity. Under the leadership of Artistic Director Phillip Adams, the company works with renowned dancers, visual artists, designers, architects, couturiers and innovators in sound and light art to create singular, unforgettable contemporary collaborative artworks. Your donations help create exciting, idiosyncratic live art and performance and share it with audiences who want to challenge and broaden their own perspectives.