Professional Resources


Actors' Equity Association

The labor union representing over 45,000 American actors and stage managers working in the professional theatre

Actors' Fund
Help for people in the Entertainment industry when a personal or family crisis threatens their well-being

Chicago Artists Resource
Chicago Artists Resource (CAR) is a program of the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs. CAR describes the landscape of opportunity for Chicago artists working in Dance, Music, Theater and Visual Arts through a unique combination of an artist-curated resource directory, links to local and national organizations, articles, and the voices, artwork and experiences of Chicago artists.

CPA's for the Public Interest
Strengthening nonprofit organizations through improved financial management

IT Resource Center (ITRC)
Providing comprehensive technology planning, training and support services to nonprofit organizations

Lawyers for the Creative Arts
Providing pro bono legal services and educational programs to qualifying individuals and organizations in the arts

PerformInk
Chicago's entertainment trade paper

Season of Concern
Chicagoland theatre community's fund raising effort in the fight against AIDS. Features an events calendar, fundraising opportunities, sponsors, and more