Volunteer with Crimson Coast Dance Society

Do you enjoy the arts? Would you like to work alongside energetic passionate people who are committed to infusing Nanaimo with vibrant and meaningful dance experiences? Then volunteering for Crimson Coast Dance Society, now in it’s 22nd year, is for you!

Crimson Coast Dance Society is a registered, non-profit, charitable organization, based in Nanaimo, whose purpose is to develop and support contemporary dance productions and educational opportunities at all levels within the Central Vancouver Island Region.

If you have a background or familiarity in one or more of the following: bookkeeping, fundraising, hospitality, marketing, education, communications, sales, dance, theatre, design, music, photography, visual & graphic art, not-for-profit sector, etc. then Crimson Coast has an opportunity for you to contribute greatly! AND for you to benefit with complimentary tickets to productions, dinners/receptions with visiting artists, pre-show experiences, and dynamic interaction with dynamic supporters of the arts!

Volunteer Opportunities include
  • Edgy and acclaimed MAINSTAGE presentations at the Port and Malaspina Theatres
  • Nanaimo’s Whisk(e)y Festival, and our biggest fundraiser of the year: The Wee Tipple Party
  • UNUSUAL dance in UNUSUAL spaces (ie. Parks, Art Galleries, Roof Tops, etc.)
  • The life changing BODY TALK program with Hip Hop Pow Wow for YOUTH
  • Our newly introduced mixed-ability DANCE JAM workshops
  • Vancouver Island’s largest dance festival: The InFrinGinG Dance Festival
Join the Crimson Coast Dance Board!
CCDS Board Recruitment Poster

Crimson Coast Dance Society brings diverse, high-calibre contemporary dance creations to the Nanaimo area. We deliver performances and educational opportunities at both the grassroots and professional levels. CCDS is seeking Board and Committee members who can draw on their experience and enthusiasm for dance, arts, and culture to govern and support us in the delivery of our mandate. If you have the experience, or a background in finance, human resources, fundraising, special events, marketing, outreach, and guest artist hosting, please consider joining us. We strive to represent the diversity of our the audience, community, and performers and welcome anyone who is interested to contact us at 250.716.3230 or dance@crimsoncoast.org

Faune by Geneviève Johnson
Actress, Dancer, and Choreographer
Giron Sami Teahter

The Sámi People’s Theater, Giron Sámi Teáhter