ATLANTIC CANADA'S PERFORMING ARTS ORGANIZATION
The Atlantic Presenters Association (APA) is the non-profit regional arts presenters' organization for the four Atlantic Provinces. We support the efforts of our members to enhance, promote, and facilitate diverse, high quality, live arts performances in a variety of disciplines, throughout our region as a means of integrating the arts as a vibrant and essential contributor to Atlantic Canada's quality of life.
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Osprey Arts Centre APA MEMBER SPOTLIGHT

Osprey Arts Centre

Shelburne, NS


ShiftChange: Festival Perspectives from Atlantic Canada and Beyond - February 20 to 22, 2020
APA HEADLINES
03.15.19

Attend the Edinburgh Fringe Festival!

CAPACOA Now Accepting Expressions of Interest for Canadian Arts Presenters to attend the Edinburgh Fringe Festival (more)
03.12.19

4 reasons why arts marketing matters

If you want to up your marketing game, make sure to join us for our day-long workshop, “Breakthrough Marketing: Connections, Audiences, & Art,” taking place March 23rd in Halifax. For now, sit back and enjoy our top four reasons why you should invest more time into arts marketing. (more)
03.01.19

Job Opening: Master of Ceremonies for Contact East 2019

Are you the life-of-the-party, expert-storyweaver type of person? Well, do we have a job for you: Master of Ceremonies at Contact East 2019! (more)
02.27.19

Arts Presenting Impacts Both Creators and Communities

Performing arts presenters are a vital component of their communities and the overall arts ecology, finds a new research report by the Canadian Arts Presenting Association and Hill Strategies Research. (more)
02.27.19

4 Tips for Creating a Successful Contact East Submission

It’s the time of year again: Contact East submission season! The deadline to apply is fast
approaching--submissions need to be in by March 31, 2019. (more)
01.16.19

Register Today! APA's March PD Session "Breakthrough Marketing: Connecting Audiences & Art"

Registration is now open for the next session in APA's Professional Development Series. (more)
APA NOTICES
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Contact East 2019

Contact East will be hosted in Charlottetown, PEI, from September 26–29, 2019! Visit ContactEast.ca, like us on Facebook, or follow us on Twitter for the latest updates!

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Showcasing Applications for 2019

Showcase submissions for Contact East are now open! Full details can be found on the Contact East website.

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Webinar Series for Arts Presenters

Webinar Series for Arts Presenters

The APA is proud to partner with Ontario Presents to deliver a webinar series aimed at small to mid-size presenting organizations. The series is designed to provide performing arts presenters with quality professional development, which is accessible online. We gratefully acknowledge the support of Canadian Heritage. Webinar Series details can be found here.

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Atlantic Moves

The APA's Atlantic Moves project is funded jointly by the Department of Canadian Heritage and the Canada Council for the Arts, in addition to the Province of Nova Scotia. Atlantic Moves will give our presenters the tools to connect with their audience, and enhance the appreciation of dance in our communities. Learn more and get news on our Atlantic Moves program page or follow APA on Twitter and Facebook for updates.

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APA Releases Strategic Plan

The APA board, staff and its members are pleased to share the 2013–2016 Strategic Plan (download PDF). Further details can be found in this news release.