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  • Apply now for the National Dance Presenters Forum at Jacob's Pillow!

    In partnership with Jacob's Pillow and the New England Foundation for the Arts, APAP invites you to apply for the National Dance Presenters Forum (July 10-14, 2019), an immersive professional development opportunity that will strengthen your network and give your curatorial, engagement, and collaboration skills a workout. Apply by Mar. 15.  

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  • APAP|NYC 2020: Share your ideas on topics, sessions, and speakers now!

    As we plan the APAP|NYC 2020 conference and the year ahead, we would like your ideas, input and assistance to help inform conference programming and professional development. What topics would you like to cover at APAP|NYC? And what topics are we NOT tackling, but should be? What cross-sections of your peers should we bring together? Is there someone you think we should invite to speak? Is it YOU?

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  • APAP Members: Travel the world with APAP's Cultural Exchange Fund (CEF)!

    APAP members have traveled all over the world to experience new work and collaborate with other artists with travel grants from the Cultural Exchange Fund. Awards range from up to $2,000 for individuals and up to $10,000 for groups. Where in the world do you want to go? Deadline to apply for travel between July-Dec 2019 is Apr. 30.

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  • March 15, 2019

    Deadline to apply for the National Dance Presenters Forum at Jacob's Pillow

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  • April 4, 2019

    Deadline for students to apply for an APAP summer internship

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  • April 30, 2019

    Deadline to apply for Cultural Exchange Fund for travel between July-Dec. 2019

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  • PD2019AdvancingInidgenousArts by Adam Kissick

    Tell a friend about the APAP Artist Access membership

    Do you know an artist who has always wanted to join APAP and attend APAP|NYC? Now is the perfect time to become a member! Artist Access is a pilot membership program for self-represented, individual artists who are brand new to APAP. Qualifying artists get a $100 membership rate, discounted conference registration, a guided experience, mentoring and more.

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  • 20195MTSWinner by Adam Kissck

    An APAP colleague shares her building arts audiences success story

    APAP member Emily Colin, community engagement specialist at the Wilson Center at Cape Fear Community College in Wilmington, NC took on the challenge of filling 500 seats specifically with active military and veterans for a special Memorial Day performance. How did she engage this new audience, many who had never been to a theater before let alone a modern dance performance? Listen to her 5 Minutes to Shine story and then find building arts audiences resources on our website!

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