Benefits of becoming a member
Arts Northwest connects you with the presenting and touring network throughout the northwest and beyond  
 
Your membership will:
  • Facilitate networking between presenters and artists/management
  • Entitle you to a detailed entry in the Membership Directory, an unmatched tool in the industry.
  • Give you access to Northwest on Tour online,  the juried touring roster  including scores of selected artists and performers available to tour and perform at cultural series, festivals and events ( Artists/management may apply for inclusion in the fully searchable and editable online version of Northwest on Tour)
  • Provide block booking services
  • Give you a complimentary membership in the Americans for the Arts Action fund as a result of Arts NW’s partnership with AFTA.
  • Invite you to further your training and elevate your standing by enrolling in our Certified Performing Arts Executive Program, produced in partnership with NAPAMA and the University of New Orleans.
Be one of the best investments you will make to further your career and participation in the Presenting and Touring world.
The annual Arts Northwest Booking Conference with its array of performance showcases, workshops, keynotes, exhibits, consultations, block booking, networking with your peers, and professional development opportunities is considered one of the best in the nation.
 
Why should YOU join Arts Northwest?
  • To help you book the highest caliber cultural and artistic programs for your theater, hall or community event.
  • As a performer – to get booked into communities across the northwest.
  • As an agent/manager – to get your performers booked.
  • To connect with other presenters and/or artists/management based or working in the northwest.
  • To gain knowledge and connections by networking with your peers.
  • To be an advocate for the arts as part of Arts Northwest, the larger group that is working on your behalf at the regional and national level.
  • The Arts Northwest Membership Directory includes profiles of our members, a roster of Northwest artists, arts organizations, presenters, local arts councils, and other resource information.
  • Access Block Booking Reports that profile booking interests expressed by presenters and local arts agencies who participate in the annual Booking Cooperative.
  • Increase your tour size with Block Booking Invitations alert presenter members of opportunities to join a block!