About NAPAMA and Arts Northwest
North American Performing Arts Managers and Agents (NAPAMA)
NAPAMA promotes the mutual advancement and the best interests of performing arts managers, agents, self-promoted artists and presenters; promotes open discourse among members and with the larger field; gives active consideration and expression of opinion on questions affecting the industry; disseminates and exchanges information through forums, meetings, publications, workshops, electronic media and new technologies; develops and encourages ethical and sound business practices. In all ways, NAPAMA acts as a resource for its members and creates an environment of regional, national and international alliances on behalf of the vitality of the performing arts.
Arts Northwest is the northwestern US’s performing arts consortia supported in part by the Arts Commissions of Washington, Oregon and Idaho, as well as the Western States Arts Federation and the National Endowment for the Arts. It facilitates professional interaction between performing arts presenters, artists, management and arts service providers throughout the Northwestern U.S and Canada. Arts Northwest is central to performing and touring life in the western USA.