Become a RAD Member Plus

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Subscription Fee

  • Full rate – $215
  • Reduced rate – $155

RAD Member Plus Reduced Rate

The reduced rate is automatically available to:

  • Full members under the age of 18
  • Full members in full-time education*
  • Full members over the age of 65*

*Proof will be required


Digital Online Discounts Additional
Welcome pack & membership card Members’ Area RAD shop discounts Can apply to be an Associate of the RAD (ARAD)***
RAD magazines* JobSearch International™ Selected events & courses Attend the AGM and have voting rights
Monthly e-newsletter Vocational Graded Examinations** Priority booking
Member partner
benefits discounts
Scholarships, awards and competitions
Member-only competitions

*Dance GazetteFocus on Exams (three times per year) and Focus on Members where locally produced.
**From Advanced Foundation upwards.
***Terms and conditions apply.


You must meet one of the following requirements:

  • Have passed RAD Intermediate Foundation (Pre Elementary)
  • Hold a Student Teaching Certificate (STC)
  • Be enrolled on any RAD certificate, diploma, degree or masters programme
  • Be a graduate of any RAD certificate, diploma or degree programme
  • Hold the Award of Intermediate Level Certificate in Benesh Movement Notation, its equivalent or higher
  • Hold a CBMN (Certificate in Benesh Movement Notation)
  • Hold a Diplôme supérieur (2nd year certificate) in BMN awarded by the Paris Conservatoire

Code of Conduct

All RAD Members must adhere to the Code of Conduct.

How to Apply

Complete our online application form to apply today.

Associate of the Royal Academy of Dance

Full Members who have successfully passed Advanced 2 and are at least 18 years of age are eligible to become an Associate of the Royal Academy of Dance. Associates receive a certificate and are entitled to use the initials ARAD after their name, as long as they keep their membership subscription up to date. Application is free.

Further Information

If you need further information or have any questions, please email

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