• Teachers Training School offered every summer in Buffalo, NY
  • SHIP - A Student Honors Intensive program that is a week long program for the serious student
  • Ballet and/or Jazz Intensive programs at our DMA Nationals
  • Educational Seminar in the fall for our members - a 4-6 hour event
  • Winter Workshop - a 1 day workshop for students and members  
  • National Convention - a week long event


  • Use DMF and DMA on your print ads and on your own website 
  • Be listed on our very own DMF website


  • Scholarship auditions are held at our Winter Convention and at the National Convention 
  • Scholarships awarded annually to attend TTS
  • Scholarships awarded annually to attend our Winter Workshop
  • Regional Title Holders are awarded a scholarship to attend our National Convention


  • DMA Members receive discounts on music licensing (BMI, ASCAP & SESAC) 


  • Meet new friends that share the same passion for teaching dance that you do
  • Become a member of the DMF & DMA Family
  •  This gives you people to reach out to for networking, the best benefit of membership