APAP Updates


APAPNYC 2019 Youth and Family Forum participant by Adam Kissick/APAP

No matter what time of year, there's always something happening at APAP. Look here for the latest announcements on breaking field news, APAP opportunities, and more.

  • Meet the newest APAP staff!

    APAP is excited to welcome three new full-time staff to the family. Niiyo Narnor-Madison, Director, Conference and Meetings. Niiyo manages all aspects of the APAP|NYC annual conference and other year-round convenings. Kaitlyn Sakry, Manager, Programs and Resources. Kaitlyn supports gra...
  • Read the fall issue of Inside Arts!

    As we charge full steam ahead into the fall and regional conferences, we are also stepping back to look at the approaches our colleagues are taking to address work-life integration. In this issue we also take a look our ongoing Building Bridges work, how it aligns with our focus on REDI (Racial Eq...
  • APAP on the road! Stop by our booth at one of the regional conferences

    Attending one of the upcoming regional performing arts conferences? If so, stop by the APAP booth to learn more about the upcoming APAP|NYC 2020 conference, Artist Access and other opportunities! Say “hi” to our staff and enter our drawing for a free year of membership or one APAP|NYC 20...
  • Deadline Alert: Apply for the Participation Assistance Fund by Aug. 16!

    Do you or someone you know need assistance to attend conference? The APAP|NYC Participation Assistance Fund helps to expand access to the conference. Current, paid APAP members can apply for funding, which includes one complimentary registration to APAP|NYC 2020 and a $500 stipend. Deadline to app...
  • Nominate a colleague to the APAP board of directors!

    Members of APAP are cordially invited to submit nominations for the 2020 APAP board of directors. APAP values board members who have a passion for the organization and who can commit to thinking creatively and strategically about the future of our association. Nominations are due no later than Aug. ...
  • Welcome new members who joined in July!

    Please join us in welcoming the newest APAP members. View full details and connect with them through the APAP Membership Directory. 7/24 Talent Marketing, East Windsor, NY Nate Najar, St. Petersburg, FL Daniela Soledade, Clearwater, FL Sunessis De Brito, Los Angeles, CA P...
  • Ending soon: Tell a friend to "Join by July"!

    July is nearly going, going, gone. Don’t let friends and colleagues miss out on joining APAP and attending the conference at a great introductory rate! Organizations that have never been APAP members that join by July 31, 2019 are eligible for discounts of $100 off APAP membership and $100 off...
  • Free Webinar NEXT Thursday: Small and Mid-sized Presenters in the United States: Stories and Perspectives

    As part of the Wallace Foundation "Building Arts Audiences" initiative, APAP held focus groups in late 2018, seeking to learn more about the unique needs, priorities and challenges of small and mid-sized presenters, as it relates to building audiences. Join us for this webinar on Thursday, August ...
  • Join team APAP! Now hiring for seasonal positions

    Do you or someone you know have what it takes to join APAP's creative, fast-paced work environment? We are currently seeking a Seasonal Conference Associate to support the conference team on the planning, logistics and production of APAP|NYC 2020 and a Seasonal Membership and Marketing Associate to ...
  • Free Webinar THIS THURSDAY! Start-Up Skills for Artists: Are You Ready for An Agent?

    If you are an artist who is ready to engage with an agent/manager, you have questions, and we’ve got answers! What do agents and managers want and expect from you? How do they work and what are typical fees? How do you find them and approach them? Can they guarantee results? Are you ready to s...