Occupations By Field : Performing Arts

This field involves careers that relate to dance, music or drama. Performing artists are especially talented individuals who use their abilities to entertain, inspire and enlighten audiences. Other careers are available in technical or creative support services, for instance, in décor design, model-building, lighting, sound and choreography, or producing and directing. Entry into the world of entertainment depends a lot on opportunity and the skill of the individual. Formal training is advisable in order to refine skills and increase confidence. An important element of any performer’s success is his / her ability to rise above failure and proactively source new opportunities. Careers in this category are linked to the entertainment industry.