Corporate and foundation partnerships bring world-class dance experiences to Philadelphia and New York City’s diverse audiences and the rest of the world. The generosity of neighboring business and philanthropic communities—from major corporations and foundations to small businesses and family foundations—ensures that Dance Iquail is part of Philadelphia and New York City’s world-class cultural landscape. Corporations and foundations join us to sponsor performances—locally and across the world, create new works, give emerging choreographers an opportunity to create, bring arts education programs to teachers and students in the public schools, share movement with others in the community, inspire audience development initiatives and bring special events to life.For more information on corporate or foundation giving, please contact Iquail Shaheed, via 646-457-7484 or

Benefits Sponsorships offer significant opportunities for visibility and recognition through our Philadelphia and New York City engagements, domestic and international touring, special events, creation of world-renowned choreography, and education and community programs. We also offer unique client and employee entertainment options for corporations. In consideration of gift of $1000 or more, partners may receive one or more of the following benefits.

  • Personalized Vip Ticketing services
  • BackStage Touring and Photo Opportunity with dancers and choreographers following a DIQ Performance
  • Visibility in a salute ad in our Programs and Playbill booklets
  • Corporate discount on performance tickets for employees and clients during DIQ home season concerts
  • Invitation to exclusive Works-In-Progress previews in rehearsals
  • Complementary premium seating throughout the home season
  • Contributor listing in our programs and playbills
  • Contributor listing in our annual reports