5 Minutes to Shine

An APAP|NYC annual favorite, 5 Minutes to Shine (5MTS) showcases the most innovative engagement and audience-building work from the field. Inspired by the Wallace Foundation’s Nine Effective Practices for Building Audiences in the Arts, this APAP|NYC session highlights how to go from ideas to action.

APAPNYC 2017 5MTS Audience Photo by Adam Kissick/APAP


Meet the Participants

Attend 5MTS on Monday, January 7, 10-11 a.m. in the Hilton Rendezvous Trianon and help choose one participant to present at the annual APAP Awards Luncheon.

Have questions? Contact APAP Programs Manager, Kevin Hasser at khasser@apap365.org or 202.212.6865.

Opportunities to Engage

Getting started

You can watch videos of 5MTS highlights from previous years and read the Wallace Foundation's inspiring reports on building arts audiences.