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APAP|NYC Special Events

The information on this page is about the 2015 conference, which took place on January 9-13.
Please use the information below for planning purposes only.
Details about APAP|NYC 2016, January 15-19, will be announced this spring.

New Colleagues Orientation
3-4:30 p.m., Friday, January 9, 2015

APAP welcomes all of our new colleagues who are attending APAP|NYC for the first time. All first-time attendees are invited and encouraged to attend the New Colleagues and International Participant Orientation session. 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.

APAP|NYC Opening Reception
6:30-8 p.m., Friday, January 9, 2015

Welcome to APAP|NYC! Immediately following the opening keynote speech, APAP welcomes all colleagues to the conference opening reception. 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 to transformative power of the performing arts. Cheers to five days of business, networking, professional development and, most importantly, the performing arts! Wine and hors d'oeuvres are provided.

APAP Member Meeting
11-11:45 a.m., Monday, January 12, 2015

The annual APAP membership meeting is the formal platform for to voice your feedback, thoughts and suggestions about the Association of Performing Arts Presenters. 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 Luncheon
noon-2 p.m., Monday, January 12, 2015

Who are the leaders you look to for innovation, knowledge and outstanding professionalism in the performing arts world? The APAP Awards Program is a long-standing tradition (and one of the most exciting APAP|NYC events!) that honors, celebrates and recognizes colleagues each year at the APAP|NYC conference. Learn more about sponsoring a table at the luncheon. ​

YPCA Performance
6-8 p.m., Monday, January 12, 2015

The Young Performers Career Advancement Program (YPCA) supports classical musicians in the formative stages of their careers. All YPCA artists, selected through a competitive application process, will perform in front of global arts leaders, performing arts presenters, managers, record company representatives and agents.