Professional Development

APAP provides members with a variety of opportunities to connect and engage with colleagues year-round, both in-person, at the annual APAP|NYC conference and at regional events, and online in our monthly webinars. 

Join fellow arts professionals in ongoing peer-to-peer exchanges, and together we can navigate the future of performing arts presenting.

Free Monthly Webinar Series

The APAP Free Monthly Webinar Series focuses on current trends and topics in the performing arts field and are led by your colleagues and leaders in the field. We record each webinar so that you can replay them at your convenience.

National Dance Presenters Forum

In partnership with the New England Foundation for the Arts and Jacob’s Pillow, APAP offers the National Dance Presenters Forum, an immersive professional development experience at Jacob’s Pillow from August 5-8, 2020 for emerging dance presenters. Applications are open now.

Young Performers Career Advancement

The Young Performers Career Advancement (YPCA) program supports classical musicians in the formative stages of their careers through specialized sessions at APAP|NYC. Applications open in the spring.