Professional Development Institute

As part of the APAP|NYC 2019 pre-conference, APAP offers intensive professional development to help you and your team strengthen skills, grow opportunities and build careers. The following fee-based workshop is open to the public. Discount available for APAP members.

APAP NYC 2017 PreCon

Presenting Equity: Equity Training for Performing Arts Professionals

Thursday, January 3, Noon-5 p.m. (Continues Friday, January 4, 9-11 a.m.)
A one and a half-day intensive training explicitly centering on race, class, gender, and other intersectional analysis to help professionals in their organizational diversity, equity and inclusion work. Learn key concepts around oppression, racism and sexism and how they surface in the performing arts. Develop shared language and analysis on concepts relating to diversity, equity, equality, cultural competency and inclusion in organizational life. Identify best practices and typical problems and pitfalls in diversity, equity and inclusion work, and come away with increased comfort, skills and understanding. You’ll join a learning community of performing arts professionals committed to deepening equity in the field and in their work.

Space is limited, and registration is on a first-come first-served basis.

APAP members receive a $20 discount. For discount code, contact APAP at or 877.372.3950

Member Price Non-member Price
Early Bird (Ends November 2, 2018) $159 $179
Regular $179 $199


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