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The Succession Plan (TSP) - Apply Now!

August 8, 2018 | The Atlantic Presenters Association is now accepting applications for The Succession Plan (TSP), which will be delivered during the Contact East conference in St. John’s, NL from September 20th to 23rd, 2018.

To receive an application form or for any questions about registration, please contact:

Those interested can apply by contacting: Mélanie Bureau,

The application deadline is Wednesday, August 27, 2018.

The Succession Plan (TSP) is a mentorship and peer network development program delivered by CAPACOA, for emerging and mid-career presenters and other performing arts professionals. The program seeks to strengthen core competencies, provide leadership development and equip participants with the tools and resources necessary to be active participants in the development of arts and culture in their community.

The TSP includes one-on-one mentorship sessions as well as peer networking and group discussions to address current industry trends, challenges and opportunities.

We will accept seven (7) participants to The Succession Plan program at the 2018 Contact East Conference in St. John’s, NL. Applicants should meet the following criteria:

• Be currently employed/working in the performing arts;

• Have a minimum of 3 years professional experience in the arts;

• Ability to attend and fully participate in Contact East from Thursday, September 20th – Sunday, September 23rd in St. John’s, NL.

There is no additional cost to take part in the TSP, however participants must be fully registered for Contact East.

General information on the TSP program is available here:

General information on the Contact East conference is available here: