IPAY: International Performing Arts for Youth
Brush Theatre, YAO YAO, South Korea, Showcase 2018 Artist

2018 IPAY 40th ANNIVERSARY SHOWCASE
January 24 - 27, 
Philadelphia PA
with special Pre-Conference Event
 developed in partnership with TYA/USA 

 
International Performing Arts for Youth (IPAY) presents
Showcase 2018 in our home city Philadelphia PA USA from 
January 24-27, 2018. Showcase is North America's leading gathering of professionals focused on performing arts for young audiences.
  
  Register NOW  to receive the Early Bird Discount for Showcase 2018!
 
More than 450 presenter delegates, artists, exhibitors, and educators from around the world will gather to share resources, participate in Kindling and professional development programs, and, along with students and families, view exciting performances of national and international performing artists selected through a rigorous jury process. In addition, the Showcase exhibit area, provides a marketplace, marketing materials, and networking opportunities.
 
Find more information about registration for Delegates here

Find more information about registration for Exhibitors  here .
 
 
Arrive Early for day-long Spark sessions 
presented by IPAY & TYA/USA
January 23, 9:30 am to 7:00pm
ArtsBank, 601 South Broad Street, Philadelphia

For all artists, presenters, producers and practitioners in the field of young audiences.
Join IPAY & TYA/USA for a day of dialogue, debate and international exchange on performing arts for young audiences. Focusing on the intersection of the presenting and producing worlds from an artistic and cultural perspective, this pre-conference event will offer participants a deep dive into a variety of relevant issues facing the field. Through a mix of keynote and panel presentations, discussion and hands-on workshop, participants will engage with colleagues from around the world.  The inaugural year of this program will explore the meaning of home and spotlight the work of American and Australian artists and companies.
 
Register for Spark when you register for Showcase 2018.  
Registration on site as long as space is available.
 
Spark Registration:
$50 for TYA/USA and IPAY Members
$75 for Non-Members
$25 for Students/Emerging Artists (Working in the Professional Field for fewer than 5 years) 

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Ibex Puppetry, Ajijaack, USA, 2018 Showcase Artist

MEMBERS GET THE BEST DEAL
Be sure your membership is current to get a substantial ($175) discount  on your registration.
Not a member? Become a Member of IPAY  today.

SHARE THE LOVE
Bring more fantastic people to IPAY Showcase!
Invite a presenting organization that has not attended in the last 2 years attended,
and both organizations will receive a $50 discount.
Compagnia BaccalĂ , Pss Pss , Switzerland, 2018 Showcase Artist
 
IPAY Showcase 2018: Official Hotel

IPAY is happy to announce that we will return to the Doubletree Hotel on The Avenue of the Arts, the official conference hotel where the Exhibit Hall will be held. The Doubletree Hotel is within walking distance of all Showcase venues. Showcase delegates are encouraged to stay at the conference hotel.

Philadelphia Center City
Avenue of the Arts
237 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19107
 
IPAY preferential rates available until midnight December 23, 2017 or until sold out!
Rates:
- $149 + taxes for a Standard Room
- $179 + taxes for Executive Room with lounge access 
 
 
JazzReach, Ellington!, United States, 2018 Showcase Artist
Sponsorship Opportunities are still available.
Sponsor a Full-Length or Spotlight Showcase or promote your show or brand with several exciting sponsorship offerings. Details are here.
See you at the 40th Anniversary Showcase  
in IPAY's home Philadelphia
International Performing Arts for Youth  |  
267-690-1325  |  info@ipayweb.org  |  http://www.ipayweb.org
 


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