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Artistic Director

Michael Nickerson-Rossi

Executive Director

Chad Allen Ortiz

Let's build together


There are multiple ways to build and grow this dance community.

Be an ambassador of the dance festival Gala Performance by purchasing 8 or more VIP tickets. 


Gala Guru

Provide housing or housing discounts for festival talent for our artists in Palm Springs for the period of April 2-5, 2020. 

Host Housing

Half $250

Full $500

Art & Business $750

Photoshoot w/ Dancers

Playbill AD

Sponsor workshop Artist Francisco Gella from Santa Fe


Resident Artist

Giving a cultivating area for teachers and students commune and exchange


CVRep Campus

Students bag with T-shirt and misc dance merchandise

250 bags needed

$60 per bag


Student Dance Bag

Sponsor students to receive constructive feedback from renowned directors and educators on April 5th.


Feedback Forum

Provide a silent auction item

( minimum value of $100 ) 

Silent Auction

Contribute services in-kind.  IDFPS will utilize a plethora of services such as  : printing, advertising, supplies, etc… 

In Kind

Sign your name or ‘In honor’ on our traveling canvas.


Community Canvas

Sponsor master instructors, studio rentals & workshops


Educational Supporter

Provide scholarships for students into Educational Programming 45 needed

$348 per student


Student Sponsor

Sponsor the Gala after-party at the Annenberg Theater.

April 5th, 2020


Meet the Artists

April 4th | 3pm | $30

April 4th | 5pm | $30

April 5th | 3pm | $55-$75

April 5th | 6pm | $55-$125

Performance Tickets @internationaldancefestival #internationaldancefestival #idfpalmsprings

Like & Follow Us

Host an International Dance Festival Mixer Party! Help promote the festival by throwing a mixer for business associates and friends. 

Mixer Party

Sponsor workshop Artist Janice Rosario from New York


Celebrated Artist

Support Dance in the Desert by generously giving at any rate


Generous Giver

Sponsor student mixer after-party at CVRep

April 4, 2020


CVRep Celebration

“Bring your Brilliance” by volunteering your time and talent for various events.