"Art is a powerful catalyst for social impact. We believe movement is key to this transformation.
Your support is crucial for to continue this journey. It will make a huge difference. Thank you."

Support us

We are on a mission.

We are a sustainable, full-time arts organisation that creates and presents innovative and inspiring contemporary dance, for our audiences in Aotearoa and around the world.

Your support, be it as an individual or organisation, is vital to the sustainability of the Company. It shall ensure our ability to produce and present outstanding dance to benefit communities around New Zealand and across the world.

Your support will enable us to:

  • - Support and mentor talented dance artists to grow and flourish;
  • - Commission new dance works and collaborate with interdisciplinary artists;
  • - Invest in our next generation supporting our Youth and Education Programme;
  • - Present the company on national stages;
  • - Present the company on international stages;
  • - Provide ‘access’ tickets to encourage the widest audience participation.


Corporate support of The New Zealand Dance Company is an investment in our youth and in the arts landscape in New Zealand. We have the desire to shift the story of contemporary dance in a way that speaks to a wide, international audience and the vision to create a sustainable, permanent, high calibre dance company with an Auckland home.

We welcome your call to discuss sponsorship and partnership opportunities. Please contact us via [email protected]

Our Partners and Funders

Core Funder
Creative NZ

Sustaining Partners
Foundation North
Auckland Council

Major Partners
Wellesley Studios
Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

Supporting Funding Partners
St Joan’s Trust
Ice House
Pub Charity
Waitematā Local Board

Supporting In-Kind Partners
John McDermott Photography
Colour Copy
Studio Future
Pop That
Rush Coffee
Daily Organics
Sheffield North Island Ltd.