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January 4 - 8, 2019

New York Hilton Midtown and Sheraton New York Times Square

APAP|NYC is the world's premier gathering of the performing arts presenting industry and the annual members conference of APAP, the Association of Performing Arts Professionals.

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Every year, APAP|NYC welcomes 3,600 colleagues and peers from 49 U.S. states and more than 29 countries for 5+ days of professional development, showcases, unmatched networking and the world's largest performing arts marketplace.

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APAP|NYC 2019 Deadlines

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  • September 26, 2018

    Deadline to register for APAP|NYC 2019 at the advance registration rate, 5 p.m. (EDT)

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  • September 27, 2018

    Deadline to apply for the 5 Minutes to Shine competition

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  • September 30, 2018

    Deadline to reserve hotel room and be entered in a drawing for an APAP|NYC 2020 registration

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News & Announcements

  • Former NEA Chair Jane Chu to Speak on "The Power of Art" at 2019 Opening Plenary

    Jane Chu will open APAP|NYC 2019 by speaking about and celebrating the leadership role the arts play in our communities and our world. Bringing her unique perspective as an artist, former arts presenter, recent head of the National Endowment for the Arts, and now adviser to PBS, Chu has seen first-hand how the arts are a positive force that brings people together across the country and across differences.

  • The APAP|NYC 2019 Showcase Listing System is now open!

    f you haven't started to plan your showcases for APAP|NYC 2019, now is the time! If you plan to showcase yourself or your artists, purchasing a showcase listing is the easiest way to promote your showcase at APAP|NYC. You can do that through the online Showcase Listing System.

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  • Arrive early for pre-conference professional development and networking!

    Plan your trip to arrive early for the APAP|NYC pre-conference, including our new affinity groups, on Thursday and Friday, Jan. 3-4. Connect with colleagues and get a jump on the week ahead! Free and open to the public, check out these session descriptions and RSVP today.

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APAP|NYC is a founding partner of JanArtsNYC. A partnership of independent multidisciplinary festivals, industry convenings and international marketplaces, JanArtsNYC is one of the largest and most influential gatherings of its kind.

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Future conference dates

January 4-8, 2019

January 10-14, 2020

January 8-12, 2021

January 14-18, 2022