APAP Updates


APAPNYC 2017 Pecha Kucha Question 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.

  • Welcome new members who joined in August!

    Please join us in welcoming the newest APAP members. View full details and connect with them through the APAP Membership Directory.
  • Where in the world are APAP members? Follow their Cultural Exchange Fund (CEF) adventures!

    APAP awards stipends of up to $2,000 to individuals and up to $10,000 for groups traveling outside of the US to see the work of artists and companies or to develop and advance projects with foreign artists and their collaborators. Below are the most recent grantees and their travel plans.

  • APAP changes name to Association of Performing Arts Professionals

    Today, APAP officially launched the organization’s name change while retaining the familiar acronym. In response to a vote by the members of the organization at the 2017 APAP|NYC conference in January to change the organization’s name to the Association of Performing Arts Professionals, APAP also announces a new initiative to include more arts professionals in its membership.

  • APAP Statement on Hurricane Harvey

    We are working with our national partner organizations to monitor the situation. As the days progress post-Harvey, we will begin to get the full assessment of the devastation and the best paths forward. 

  • Find APAP at the regional conferences

    Attending one of the upcoming regional performing arts conferences? If so, stop by the APAP booth to learn more about our new name, our Artist Access membership initiative, the upcoming APAP|NYC 2018 conference and more!