P – 3  Artists or Entertainers Coming to be Part of a Culturally Unique Program


This visa allows foreign nationals to come temporarily to perform, teach or coach as artists or entertainers, individually or as part of a group, under a program that is culturally unique.


  • Foreign Nationals must come to the United States either individually or as a group for the purpose of developing, interpreting, representing, coaching, or teaching a unique or traditional ethnic, folk, cultural, musical, theatrical, or artistic performance or presentation;
  • Foreign Nationals must come to the United States to participate in a cultural event or events which will further the understanding or development of their art form; and
  • The program may be of a commercial or noncommercial nature.

Initial period of stay is the time needed to complete the event, activity or performance, not to exceed 1 year with and extension period of stay with increments of up to 1 year in order to continue or complete the event, activity or performance.

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