APAP|NYC Special Events

APAP invites you to attend these special member events and meetings to welcome you to conference, to engage with the organization, and to celebrate the brightest stars in the performing arts.

APAP NYC 2017 Opening Reception

New Colleagues Orientation

Friday, January 12, 3-4:30 p.m.
All first-time attendees are invited and encouraged to attend the New Colleagues and International Participant Orientation session. In this orientation, you will learn to make the most of your time in NYC, whether you are a professional in the performing arts field who has never attended the conference before or someone who simply wants a refresher course. Learn more.

APAP|NYC 2018 Opening Reception

Friday, January 12, 6:30-8 p.m.
Immediately following the opening keynote, APAP welcomes all colleagues to the opening reception. Here you can join friends and colleagues, old and new, from near and far, as we toast to the launch of a new arts year devoted to imagining and pursuing the transformative power of the performing arts. Wine and hors d'oeuvres are provided.

APAP Member Meeting

Monday, January 15, 11-11:45 a.m.
The APAP annual membership meeting is the formal platform for to voice your feedback, thoughts and suggestions about APAP. Here you will vote on important member issues and participate in important discussions about the future of our organization. The meeting agenda will be posted here as soon as it is available.

Annual Awards Ceremony and Luncheon

Monday, January 15, noon-1:45 p.m.
The APAP Awards Ceremony is a long-standing tradition that honors, celebrates and recognizes colleagues that are the leaders in innovation, knowledge and professionalism in the performing arts world.

  • Nominate a person or organization by September 22, 2017. Learn more.

  • Reserve your ticket for this special event during the registration process.

  • Sponsor a table at the luncheon and help support the William Dawson Endowment Fund. Learn more.

YPCA Showcase and Reception

Monday, January 15, 6-8 p.m.
The Young Performers Career Advancement Program (YPCA) supports classical musicians in the formative stages of their careers. RSVP to APAP’s only self-produced showcase featuring this year’s class of YPCA participants. This event is free and open to the public. Hors d'oeuvres are provided. Learn more.