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Apply Today for Contact East 2017

March 21, 2017 | Reminder to all agents, managers and artists – submissions are OPEN for Atlantic Presenter Association’s Contact East 2017 which takes place from September 21 - 24 in Membertou, Nova Scotia.

APA welcomes submissions from all disciplines of the performing arts from all around the world. Click HERE to submit. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at 5:00 PM AST.

A list of past showcasing artists can be found HERE.

Since 1974, Contact East, Atlantic Canada’s premier performing arts booking conference, has provided an essential and inspiring experience for delegates who encompass Canadian and international showcasing artists, performing arts presenters, managers, agents and buyers from regional, national and international levels.

"Contact East was such a huge stepping stone for us. It opened up invaluable opportunities and introduced us to some amazing people who are as passionate about music and performance as we are. We highly recommend it.” – JUNO award-winning artists – The Swinging Belles

“Countless number of our artists have benefited from them showcasing and the subsequent touring that followed. A must attend event for our agency every year!” - Steve Butler; Paquin Artists Agency

"We had a great time at Contact East! Everyone was so encouraging to us and we felt at home immediately. We met many great artists from Atlantic Canada and had the opportunity to perform for and chat with lots of supportive industry delegates." – Rosanna Burrill; Hillsburn

For any questions on apply to showcase at Contact East, please contact Kate at kate@atlanticpresenters.ca.

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