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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APA HEADLINES
04.12.18

CHANCE TO WIN! Register Now for APA's Spring Intensive

Register for the Spring Intensive and book your accommodations by May 4th for a chance to win 1 FREE Contact East 2018 delegate pass! (more)
03.19.18

Calling All PEI Emerging Artists! Performance Opportunity Available!

APA and ARCH are excited to launch a performance opportunity for emerging Island artists to support Ryan Cook as the opening act on this tour. (more)
03.13.18

Atlantic Presenters Association announce Rural Routes tour featuring Ryan Cook

Ryan Cook, one of Atlantic Canada’s most celebrated country artists is coming to PEI for a string of performances in rural communities as part of the Atlantic Presenters Association (APA)’s and the Association of Rural Community Halls (ARCH) “Rural Routes Tour”. (more)
02.12.18

Submissions NOW OPEN for Contact East 2018

We are pleased to announce that submissions are NOW OPEN for Contact East 2018 taking place September 20-23 in St. John’s, NL. (more)
02.09.18

Still Time to Register for ShiftChange 2018 - APA's Festival Focused Conference

Reminder: Don't forget to register for ShiftChange; Atlantic Canada's only festival focused conference taking place in Halifax February 23-24, 2018. (more)
02.05.18

Register Today! APA's March Workshop Tour - A Shifting Landscape

Presenting Indigenous Performance in Non-Indigenous Spaces with Chris Creighton-Kelly and France Trépanier  (more)
APA NOTICES
Contact East 2018

Contact East 2018

Contact East will be hosted in St. John's, NL, from September 20–23, 2018! Visit ContactEast.ca, like us on Facebook, or follow us on Twitter for the latest updates!

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Showcasing Applications for 2018

Showcase submissions for Contact East are now closed. Thank you to all who have applied. 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.