New England Presenters

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Upcoming Meetings


Thursday, December 8, 9:30am – 3pm

Meeting Topic: Residencies and Commissions: Through Good, Beautiful, Bad, & Ugly- How can we make them happen?

Thank you to The Dance Complex for hosting us!

Address: 536 Massachusetts Avenue Cambridge, MA 02139 

RSVP by December 5 to Steve Raider-Ginsburg at Meeting fee is $20 and lunch will be provided. 


9:30 – 10:00 a.m.        Coffee/ Networking

10:00 – 10:20 a.m.      NEP Business (Sharon & Lori)

10:20 – 10:30 a.m.      Intros around the room 

10:30 – 12:00 p.m.      Panel discussion with participation from Robert Orchard (A.R.T., Founding Director of Arts Emerson), Peter DiMuro (Dance Exchange, Executive Director Dance Complex). and other panelist details to follow soon.

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.        Lunch with break-out discussions re Residencies/Commissions

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.          Report-back, learnings...

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.          NEP Block-Beering (location: a nearby bar) 

Directions/ Parking:

536 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139

DIRECTIONS - The Dance Complex is located in Central Square, Cambridge, at 536 Massachusetts Ave., between Pearl and Brookline Streets. 

By Public Transportation - Take the Red Line to the Central Square MBTA station, exit toward Pearl Street / Main Street. There are 5 bus routes through Central Square; check the MBTA bus schedule for more information.

By Car - From Rt. 93 (North or South) take Storrow Drive to the Central Square exit, follow Western Avenue until it intersects with Massachusetts Avenue, turn right onto Massachusetts Avenue. From Boston, take Massachusetts Avenue over the bridge into Cambridge, past MIT. The Dance Complex will be on your left at 536 Massachusetts Avenue.

Parking - There are several metered municipal lots in the area (with several directly adjacent to Bishop Allen Drive, parallel to Mass. Ave.) and on-street metered parking. Lots will take credit/debit cards with daytime limit of 2 hours; street meters take quarters and time limits range from 1-4 hours.

Day long garage parking is available in the Green Street Garage, located on the corner of Pearl and Green Streets.

Sunday January 8, Sheraton Hotel, 8 - 9am

APAP joint meeting


Wednesday, March 15, 10am  - 3pm, location TBD

NEP Meeting


May 2017, location and date TBD

NEP/APNNE Joint Annual Meeting

Past Meetings


Tuesday, September 27 - 10:30 - 11:45am

South Arts Performing Arts Exchange, please note that a room is reserved for members of NEP and APNNE to come together on Tuesday, September 27 from 10:30am – 11:45am. The location will be included in the materials that are shared with you on site.  This event is not a formal NEP/APNNE meeting but is a wonderful opportunity to connect.

October 19 & 20 Albany, NY

NY State Presenters Conference


Tuesday, November, 1 Worcester, MA, 3pm

NEP/APNNE joint fall meeting


Wednesday, November, 2 Mechanics Hall, Worcester, MA 9am - 4pm

NEFA Idea Swap

The Idea Swap is an annual event for New England-based nonprofit cultural organizations to network and share tour project ideas that may qualify for funding from NEFA’s Expeditions grant program.