Name Description Scope
Arts ink, Inc. Arts ink is an arts and non-profit creative agency and think tank. With services ranging from project management, graphic design and strategic planning, they strive to keep services affordable and accessible for organizations with varied budgets. Arts ink also helps organizations activate and advance donor relationships through fundraising initiatives that raise dollars today to strengthen organizations for tomorrow. Twin Cities
Control Booth Forum Online forum and wiki for technical theater National
Creative Capital Supports innovative and adventurous artists across the country through funding, counsel and career development services National
Dance MN Produce a weekly bulletin for the Twin Cities dance community, announcing upcoming events, classes, and opportunites. Twin Cities
Emerging Performing Arts Leaders Facebook group Organized by the Minnesota Theater Alliance, a networking and learning cohort for emerging leaders. Twin Cities
Explore Minnesota Statewide tourism resource State
Fractured Atlas National support organization for artists offering fiscal sponsorship, insurance, ticketing software, business skills webinars, help with international visas, and more. National
Give MN Statewide online giving platform, producers of Give to the Max Day State
Minnesota Association of Community Theatres Volunteer run organization which holds meetings, workshops, festivals and other events throughout the state for community theaters. State
Minnesota Citizens for the Arts MCA advocates on behalf of arts in Minnesota, organizes Arts Advocacy Day at the Capitol, and helped make the Legacy Amendment happen. State
Minnesota Council of Nonprofits Support for nonprofit organizations, including how to start a nonprofit, job board, vendor listing, publications, resource library, training, insurance, and more. State
Minnesota Council on Foundations Represents 3/4 of all grantmaking in the state through their foundation membership. They offer the Minnesota Grantmakers Online database of funders, an amazing calendar of grant deadlines, online grantseeking resources, webinars, and a diversity and inclusion action kit. State
Minnesota Fringe Festival The biggest uncurated theater festival in the state and one of the best places to produce or showcase your own work if you're new to producing. State
Minnesota Presenters Network Network to share, distribute and exchange information pertinent to Minnesota presenters including booking, artist fees, contact information and other issues. State
Minnesota State Arts Board The state's granting organization for the arts, with many different grant programs for organizations and individual artists. State
MinnesotaPlaylist.com Minnesota's online trade journal for performing arts, including articles, auditions, jobs, talent directories, business services, show calendar, and more. State
mnartists.org An online platform across all art forms for artists, organizations, opportunities, events,and articles. State
Network of Ensemble Theatres Gatherings, grants, advocacy, and resources for ensemble-based theater companies and artists. National
Performing Arts Human Resources Toolkit A constantly evolving resource for questions and issues around hiring, management, workplace culture, equity and diversity, and collaboration. Managed by the Minnesota Theater Alliance, with feedback and contribution from the Minnesota theater community. State
Propel Nonprofits Invests capital and financial expertise in nonprofits through loans, training, practical guidance, and financial management resources. State
Regional Arts Councils Localized government granting organizations, one in each of xx regions. One of the very best places to start with grant seeking. Many also provide workshops, advice, and other resources. State
SeatStir SeatStir is a free solution for venues and producers for increasing audience size and capturing potential revenue (from drinks, food, merch and future ticket sales), while introducing new patrons to your venue and events. At zero cost to you, SeatStir offers your unsold event tickets to our members and gets those empty seats filled and working for you! National
Skewed Visions Petri Dish A regular and perpetual series of discussions about the relationship between specific works of art — whether film, literature, music, or theater — and the process of thinking about and creating new work. Twin Cities
SpaceFinder Minnesota Directory of spaces available for rehearsal and performance. Free to read, free to post. State
Springboard for the Arts Connecting artists with the resources they need to make a living and a life. Workshops, career counseling, resource center, fiscal agency, legal help, healthcare resources, job board, and more - all supported by a staff of exceptionally smart friendly people who are artists themselves. State
Technical Tools of the Trade Helping theater technicians and designers expand their skills, network with others and build sustainable careers. Twin Cities
Technicians for Change A collective that aims to educate, connect, and empower entertainment technicians on workers rights and protections including reasonable pay, safer practices, and legal worker classification. Twin Cities
The Playwrights' Center A national support organization for playwrights and new plays, offering membership, workshops, development, funding, and fellowships, as well as help to organizations looking for new plays. National
Theatre Communications Group National organization for American theatre, publisher of American Theatre Magazine and Artsearch jobs listing, presenter of a huge annual conference, advocacy, research, funding, training, and more. National
Welcome to the Twin Cities Improv Community A collaboratively created Google doc that gives a thorough and welcoming overview of the improv scene. Twin Cities