APAP Updates


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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.

  • Want to show your APAP pride? Here’s how!

    Celebrate your affiliation with thousands of leaders in the performing arts field by including this “proud member” logo on your website and in your email communications! This tells your colleagues you belong to a trusted community of professionals. You can download the logo here. Have qu...
  • Ready for your 5 Minutes to Shine? Tell your story and you can get free registration to APAP|NYC 2019!

    Have a story to tell about building arts audiences? APAP's 5 Minutes to Shine returns to APAP|NYC 2019 this January. In partnership with the Wallace Foundation’s Building Arts Audiences initiative, APAP is looking for the most inspiring, compelling, and unexpected stories from the field, and y...
  • Join the celebration: National Arts in Education Week is September 9-15, 2018!

    National Arts in Education Week is a Congressionally designated celebration of the transformative power of the arts in education. Learn about the many ways to celebrate, advocate and participate, such as hosting an event, working with elected officials, or joining in the social media campaign, by vi...
  • Win big by visiting APAP at WAA!

    Attending WAA this week? Visit APAP at booth #208 where you can learn about the upcoming APAP|NYC 2019 conference, Artist Access membership program and other opportunities! Say “hi” to our staff, take a selfie with The Chicken (APAP’s “early bird” mascot) and you could ...
  • Who is your performing arts hero? Nominate them for an APAP award!

    The APAP Annual Awards Ceremony and Luncheon is a longstanding tradition that honors, celebrates and recognizes our exceptional peers whose hard work and dedication have contributed to the strength and power of our industry. Nominate your hero (individual or organization) for a 2019 APAP Award by Se...
  • See the world: Apply now for the Cultural Exchange Fund (CEF)!

    Part of APAP’s mission is to fuel the touring and presenting of the performing arts. CEF provides U.S.-based APAP members the opportunity to travel to festivals abroad and to collaborate with artists and arts organizations from around the world. APAP is now accepting applications for travel be...
  • Help shape the future of APAP. Nominate a colleague to the board

    Members of APAP are cordially invited to submit nominations for the 2018 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 Aug. 31.
  • INCLUSIVITY: the fall issue of Inside Arts is here

    In this issue, we look at how arts professionals and arts organizations can be at the forefront of equity, diversity and inclusion, we explore the unique challenges and opportunities of presenting in rural America and we speak with four women in the arts representing four generations of arts profess...
  • Meet us at 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 2019 conference, Artist Access and other opportunities! Say "hi" to our staff, take a selfie with The Chicken (APAP's "early bird" mascot) and enter our drawing...
  • 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.