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Grey House Performing Arts Industry Guide

The Grey House Performing Arts Industry Guide offers unequaled coverage of the Performing Arts. Organized by discipline, this guidebook provides detailed data on 8,500 dance companies, instrumental music programs, opera companies, vocal groups, theater companies, performing arts series, artist management groups, and performing arts facilities.Listings include:

  • Mailing address
  • Phone & fax numbers
  • E-mails & web sites
  • Mission statement
  • Key management contacts
  • Income sources
  • Type & capacity of each facility
  • Affiliations
  • Performance season & type
  • Annual attendance
  • Founding year
  • And much more!

In addition, a chapter on Information Resources covers 780 listings of Performing Arts Associations, Magazines, Newsletters, Trade Shows, Directories, Databases and Industry Web Sites.

This edition includes 2,825 listings of venues for the performing arts. Organized first by state, then by city, many facilities listed are multi-purpose, such as arenas, stadiums, and college and university spaces. Some are devoted stages for dance or theater. All facilities listed include important contact information, most with key staff and important details, such as Stage Dimensions, Seating Capacity, and Rental Contact.

The Grey House Performing Arts Industry Guide has six indexes to make it easy for researchers to locate the exact data they are looking for using a variety of criteria: Entry Name, Executive Name, Facilities, Specialized Field, Geographic, and Information Resources.

The Grey House Performing Arts Industry Guide pulls together thousands of performing arts organizations, facilities and information resources into an easy-to-use source—this kind of comprehensiveness and extensive detail is not available in any other resource on the market place today.

Online Database

For even easier access to data, The Grey House Performing Arts Industry Guide is available for subscription on G.O.L.D.—Grey House Online Database. Subscribers to G.O.L.D. have immediate access to over 9,300 performing arts resources and 35,000 key industry contacts, and can search by dozens of criteria, including performance area, key staff, budget, keyword and so much more. Plus, subscribers can download contact sheets to create their own mailing list. Visit http:\\ or call 800-562-2139 to demo the site.

Many of our directories are available in a database format that you can download into your own spreadsheet or database software. Using this downloadable database you can print out mailing labels, segment the database by geographic area for your sales team, print out prospect sheets and much more. Plus, you can customize the database to meet your own specific search criteria.

Click here to download a datacard. Datacards outline pricing and ways in which you can segment the database. Contact our list manager at or (800) 562-2139 x118 for up-to-the-minute counts or for more information.

Want more insight into the database? Click here and fill out the form to receive more information about our online database subscriptions and mailing list downloads.

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