Presenter and Venue Clients

North Carolina Presenters' Consortium

Stephen Barefoot at goingbarefoot•inc. served until 2014 as administrative director of NC Presenters Consortium. NCPC is one of the nation’s largest and most respected presenter networks, with more than 200 members representing not-for-profit presenting venues, performing artists, managers, agents, vendors and service providers. NCPC spearheaded the statewide performing arts calendar On Stage in North Carolina, and co-produces the biennial ArtsMarket performing arts showcase conference. NCPC is a respected leader in its field and has grown to a position of national prominence since its founding in 1991. For more information about ArtsMarket and NCPC, visit

goingbarefoot•inc. was the contracted presented programming consultant for historic Thalian Hall in Wilmington, NC from 1995 thru 2014. Thalian Hall, originally opened in 1858, is among America's most distinguished historic theatres. For information about the hall and its Main Attractions concert series, visit

Other venues in NC that have contracted goingbarefoot• for series programming and consulting services include Carolina Theatre of Durham, Sampson CenterStage Performing Arts Series and Pinehurst Forum, Inc.