BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP
Upon joining SDC you’ll be among the ranks of almost 3,000 of your colleagues in the theatrical industry. This Union is the singular U.S representative of stage directors and choreographers with a mission to protect the rights, health, and livelihoods of our Members. We facilitate the exchange of ideas, information and opportunities, and educate each generation about their unique careers.
Read more about the benefits of each level of Membership here.
SDC Full Membership is available to Directors and Choreographers who provide proof of paid prior engagement as a Stage Director or Choreographer for any theatrical production or companies organized under Actors’ Equity, AGVA, AGMA, or SAG/AFTRA.
MEMBERSHIP COSTS FOR FULL MEMBERS
SDC Work Rules state that Full Members must work under contract whenever and wherever they direct or choreograph. SDC has many contracts that make this possible. Please refer to the SDC Contracts page for more information.
MEMBERSHIP COSTS FOR ASSOCIATE MEMBERS
You may submit your Member Application by email, fax, or mail, or complete the online application below.