In an effort to provide information to the performing arts field gleaned from his years as an artist, agent, manager and performing arts executive, Robert has initiated a series of guides to all aspects of the industry from acronyms to withholding and every imaginable topic in between.
Click on a title below to download a Complete Guide in PDF format.
Visa Requirements for Canada
Work Permits for Canada
Crossing the Canadian Border
Bringing Merchandise into Canada
R-105 Withholding Waiver for Canada
Canadian Taxation Requirements
O-1 and P-1 Visa Applications for U.S. Entry
P-2 Visa AFM Applications for U.S. Entry
Canadian and American Venue Contacts
Canadian and American Conferences
Robert Baird, President of BAM! Baird Artists Management, is now available for consultation and advice regarding Canadian and U.S. regulations and information for performers, agents/managers and performing arts venues.
Mr. Baird has been in the performing arts for over fifty years and has had distinguished careers in education, publishing and musical theatre. He served on the Board of Directors (2008-2010) and was President (2011-2013) of North American Performing Arts Managers and Agents (NAPAMA). He was Treasurer and Vice-President of Festivals and Events Ontario (FEO) and served on that Board on various committees (2010-2013).
Mr. Baird received the Arts Northwest Coyote Award and the Performing Arts Exchange Mary Beth Treen Award in 2012. He is currently Chair of Team Agent Network (TAN) and APAP Showcase Producer Liaison.
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