Top gift ideas for dance fans

Struggling to find the perfect gift? In all the excitement of festive lights, decorating trees, singing carols and filling stockings, we know Christmas shopping can be overwhelming. To make life a little easier, we’ve handpicked our top gift picks for the dance fan or culture-curious friend in your life. Happy shopping!

1. Sadler’s Wells Gift Membership

Featuring benefits including priority booking, exclusive brochures and discounts, our gift memberships offer backstage insight and allow a friend or family member to see more whilst saving 20%.
Gift memberships start at just £60 and come packaged up in our stylish membership packs – the perfect wrapping for a year’s access to world-class dance. Buy here.

2. Sadler’s Wells Keep Cup

Lightweight and eco-friendly – the Sadler’s Wells keep cup is a stylish way to enjoy a hot bevvy on the go whilst reducing your environmental footprint, for just £15. Buy here.

3. Sadler’s Wells Dance House Book

Discover how Sadler’s Wells shaped the world of dance with exclusive interviews with artists including Matthew Bourne, Sylvie Guillem, Akram Khan, Russell Maliphant, Wayne McGregor and Hofesh Shechter, online price just £15. Buy here.

4. DVDs and CDs

From Matthew Bourne’s Nutcracker! to Pina Bausch’s Orpheus and Eurydike and Akram Khans’ DESH our range of DVDs and CDs let the dance fan in your house enjoy some of the most iconic pieces we’ve presented again and again. From £5. Buy here.

5. Tickets to San Francisco Ballet

Tickets are an obvious choice for any dance lover, but if you’re overwhelmed with choice at our jam-packed spring 2019 season, here’s something that is sure to be a winner. The acclaimed San Francisco Ballet bring their whopper of a programme to Sadler’s Wells in 2019, with four triple bills to choose from. Their work spans classical to contemporary, with new works by world-famous choreographers like Alexei Ratmansky, and music ranging from Björk to Phillip Glass! From £15. Buy here.

Give the Gift of Dance this Christmas

Stuck for ideas of what to get your family and loved ones this Christmas? Looking for an original and personal gift to treat the dance lover in your life? Sadler’s Wells has a few ideas for unique and special gifts that will keep them entertained for the year ahead.

Dance fans will love the exclusive benefits that come from being a Member, including 20% off tickets for most shows, priority booking and season brochures mailed to straight to their door for just £60 a year.

Rehearsal Memberships
Treat them to something really special with a Rehearsal Membership, including priority booking, a limited number of free programmes, and invitations to Season Preview events and Dress Rehearsals, at £130 a year.

Patron Memberships
If you’re feeling really generous, a Patron Membership will get the lucky recipient all the benefits of Rehearsal Membership, plus a personalised booking service, invitations to exclusive events, and opportunities to meet their favourite artists and performers. Starting from £645 per year.

With each level your loved one will receive a beautiful membership pack. Each pack includes a membership card, season brochure and information about their membership that will allow them to be part of a vibrant community of members to one of the most important dance houses in the world.

As a charity, all membership fees are reinvested into the work of Sadler’s Wells, helping us to create and present incredible shows and develop new talent in the world of dance. The gift of a membership is also a gift back to the theatre and the dance community that it serves.

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