Membership Application

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Thank you for your interest in membership with the National Alliance for Musical Theatre.
Please complete this application form and click "Submit" at the bottom of the last page. Fields marked with an asterisk are required. This application is designed to be a one-size-fits-all form to encompass our diverse membership, as well as to gather information for our various online directories for after your membership is activated. As such, some fields may not apply to you, and many are encouraged but not required. Estimates and approximations are fine! 

Once you become a member, some of this information will also appear in our online membership directory (password-protected and available only to other members).

Shortly after your application is received, a membership committee member may contact you for further information.  The committee and the board of directors will then review your application. If you have any questions, please contact Membership Director Adam Grosswirth at adam@namt.org or (212) 714-6668 x15.
 
 

NAMT membership is open to professional producing organizations in several categories: 
  • Producing theatre organizations
  • Tour presenters, producers or bookers
  • Independent commercial producers
  • Developmental organizations
  • Accredited colleges, universities and higher education programs
  • Organizations as above, outside of North America
NAMT offers individual memberships to certain theatre professionals who do not meet criteria for organizational membership, and for current undergraduate and graduate students studying theatre management, arts administration, producing, theatre production or similar fields.


Please select one option that best describes your primary activities.




Your Contact Info




By providing your email address, you are opting in to receive email newsletters and other announcements from NAMT. You may unsubscribe at any time.


You must have at least one primary contact. You may have more than one. You'll be able to enter additional staff members on the next page.




 

Main Mailing Address








Additional Address








Organizational Membership Criteria
NAMT membership is open to professional producing organizations. “Professional” is defined as employing at least some union actors, stagehands, etc., or compensating a majority of your performers and/or staff minimum wage or above (academic members must be accredited higher education programs instead). Your organization must have been in operation for at least 2 years and have a proven track record of producing musical theatre.

Enter a number of years only.








Organization Contact Info

If you don't have a website, just enter "none."





Organization Information



This description will appear on your organization's entry in NAMT's membership directory once your membership is complete?


Financial Information
Please complete this section using figures from your most recently completed fiscal year.

All financial information will be held in strict confidence by NAMT with the exception of Annual Operating Budget, which is printed in the Membership Directory.


Enter a number without currency symbols. Please enter data for the total of your last fully-completed fiscal year.
Some commercial producers' budgets are structured differently from organizational budgets, and/or are confidential. In those cases, please just enter a 1 in this field to move forward.

Enter a number without currency symbols. Please enter data for the total of your last fully-completed fiscal year. Musical theatre box office is used to calculate dues for some member types.

Enter a number without currency symbols. Please enter data for the total of your last fully-completed fiscal year. Musical theatre box office is used to calculate dues for some member types.

Enter a number without currency symbols. Please enter data for the total of your last fully-completed fiscal year.
Additional Staff Members
Please enter staff members in addition to  the contact you entered at the beginning of this application. Click the link at the bottom-right of this box to add more. These staff members will be listed in our Membership Directory, added to our mailing lists, and given logins for our website when your membership is activated. You'll be able to add or remove staff members later (and they can opt out of emails), of course!
Contact






You may have multiple primary contacts.
Season Information



Please enter data for the total of your last fully-completed fiscal year or season, whichever is most convenient.

Please enter data for the total of your last fully-completed fiscal year or season, whichever is most convenient.

Please enter data for the total of your last fully-completed fiscal year or season, whichever is most convenient.

Please enter data for the total of your last fully-completed fiscal year or season, whichever is most convenient.

Please enter data for the total of your last fully-completed fiscal year or season, whichever is most convenient.
New Works Information


Education and Outreach Programs 



Employment Information
Please enter data for the total of your last fully-completed fiscal year or season, whichever is most convenient.

Employment information is kept confidential and only used in aggregate statistics of all NAMT members.

Please enter data for the total of your last fully-completed fiscal year or season, whichever is most convenient. Enter 0 if none.

Please enter data for the total of your last fully-completed fiscal year or season, whichever is most convenient. Enter 0 if none.

Please enter data for the total of your last fully-completed fiscal year or season, whichever is most convenient. Enter 0 if none.

Please enter data for the total of your last fully-completed fiscal year or season, whichever is most convenient. Enter 0 if none.
Facility Information
Please list your performance facilities and classify each by type of space. If you rent space itinerantly, please enter at least one facility from your most recent season. Click the link at the bottom-right of this box to add more.




Tech Specs
To assist members in finding partners for co-productions and other partnerships, we are in the process of adding stage specs to our online Member Directory. You may skip this and provide the information later -- or keep it private if you prefer! Some fields may not apply to all stage types.

Proscenium opening, in feet and inches.

Proscenium opening, in feet and inches.

Width of onstage playing space, in feet and inches.

Depth of onstage playing space from downstage edge of stage to upstage wall, in feet and inches.

From curtain line/proscenium to downstage edge of stage, in feet and inches.

Number of linesets in the fly system

Maximum drop width, in feet and inches.

Maximum drop height, in feet and inches.

Height from deck to grid, in feet and inches.
Current/Upcoming Season
Please list the musicals in your current or upcoming season. (Or current/recent projects for independent commercial producers.) These will appear in our Production Directory (and New Musicals Map if applicable.) Click the link at the bottom-right of this box to add more.
Current Season Show






Past Seasons
Please list notable musicals from past seasons. (Or past projects for independent commercial producers.) These will appear in our Production Directory (and New Musicals Map if applicable.) Click the link at the bottom-right of this box to add more.
Past Season(s) Show






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Associate Member Application

Associate Membership Criteria
Associate membership is a personal membership designed for individual theatre professionals who do not meet criteria for organizational membership: agents, casting directors, investors, musical theatre writers whose work has been produced by professional producing organizations or published by professional publishers/licensing houses, press and other theatre professionals at the discretion of the membership committee and board of directors.

Associate Membership is intended for theatre professionals who are not eligible to be full members. Employees of organizations that qualify for full membership are encouraged to apply under the auspices of their organizations. If you are an employee if a qualifying organization, please go back to the first page of this form to change your application type. Feel free to email us if you have questions!

Additional Info



Enter a number of years only.
Associate Membership is open to musical theatre writers whose work has been produced by professional producing organizations or published by professional publishers/licensing houses. We define professional theatres using the same criteria as for our organizational members: Producing organizations that employ at least some union actors, stagehands, etc., or compensate a majority of their performers and/or staff at minimum wage or above.

Please list your musicals that meet these criteria below.

We define a professional production as one that is not self-produced, in a theatre of Festival where the majority of actors and staff are on union contracts and/or paid at least minimum wage or above.


Associate Membership is open to individual theatre professionals who do not meet criteria for organizational membership: agents, casting directors, investors, musical theatre writers whose work has been produced by professional producing organizations or published by professional publishers/licensing houses, press and other theatre professionals at the discretion of the membership committee and board of directors.


Student Member Application





Check all that apply.


You will be eligible to renew your NAMT Student Membership through April 30 in the calendar year you graduate. Upon expiration of a Student Membership, you may become an Associate Member for one year at a deeply discounted rate.





Check all that apply


Before applying, please contact NAMT.

Based on your answers, it doesn't look like your organization meets our membership criteria. Please contact Membership Director Adam Grosswirth at (212) 714-6668 x15 or adam@namt.org to discuss your application. Clicking Submit below will send your contact information from the previous page so that we can get in touch with you. Thank you!

NAMT's Core Values

By submitting this application I affirm that my organization (or myself if applying for an individual membership) accepts NAMT's core values and want to join this community. We agree to treat fellow members and NAMT staff with respect and uphold the values of the organization.

NAMT commits to:

  • Evolve and advance the musical theatre art form
  • Create and connect a welcoming musical theatre community for all
  • Inspire and excite the field to include the broadest possible range of voices

NAMT is committed to a musical theatre field that includes and embraces people of all backgrounds, identities and abilities. We strive every day to nurture a musical theatre canon that reflects and celebrates the rich diversity of our nation and the world.



Event Participation Guidelines

NAMT is committed to recognizing and celebrating the diversity of experiences, talents, skills, cultures and opinions that our members bring to our community, and specifically to our events. We invite you to participate in the Fall Conference and Festival of New Musicals in a spirit of open-mindedness, curiosity and respect.

 

We want every NAMT event to be a safe, inclusive and productive environment for all participants. In that spirit, we ask you to...

 

  • Be inclusive, actively seeking and inviting diverse perspectives
  • Listen to understand
  • Participate in an active and direct way, with professionalism and respect for others
  • Be considerate, kind, constructive and helpful in your language and actions
  • Refrain from demeaning, discriminatory or harassing behavior and language
  • Respect confidentiality requests by speakers and other attendees

 

NAMT staff and Board may take action (up to and including expulsion with no refund and exclusion from future events) to redress disruptive, disrespectful or offensive behavior or any other actions deemed in conflict with the above guidelines.

 

Thank you to every NAMT community member for helping to make all of our events

informative, inclusive and respectful.