Dance Masters of America is an association of tested members with the goals to advance the art of dancing and improve the practice of its teaching.
Requirements for Membership
Must be a Dance Teacher 18 years or older
Must have conducted dance schools or have taught in established dance schools for 3 or more years.
Must take an exam in the dance subjects he/she teaches, OR, have a Dance Degree from a credited College, OR, submit proof that you have danced professionally for a period of not less than three years.
Benefits of Membership to DMA
Membership and association in a highly accredited professional dance organization.
DMA information magazine published quarterly.
Special reduced ASCAP and BMI yearly rates when paid through DMA.
Bi-yearly educational master dance workshops for members and member's students.
Special Master Classes weekend (for teachers and teacher's assistants only).
Solo Title Competitions, Dance Scholarship Auditions and Performing Arts Competitions for member's students.
The privilege of using the Dance Masters of America Emblem in your advertising.
A membership certificate, suitable for display in your place of business.
Other DMC Benefits
Member's students, age 14 to 21, may join as Jr. Members of DMC.
Workshop discounts for Members and Jr. Members.
Attending Grand body meeting at workshops each year where members have voting privileges.
Annual fee of $75.00 National Dues, $45.00 DMC. Dues total of $120.00 for each fiscal year - September 1st through August 31.
One time registration fee of $10.00
We encourage you to become a member of this outstanding dance organization and hope you will become an active participant with Dance Masters of California and Dance Masters of America, Inc. For membership application or more information please contact:
Dance Masters of California
C/O Kathy Wittmers
11200 Valley Oak Drive
Oakdale, CA 95361
phone: (408) 926-0221