If you're like most performing artists, you're not in it for the money. Whether you're a musician, a dancer, or an actor, you've spent years mastering your craft. But to make it your careeryou need to figure out how to get paid.Jobs are scarce and talent alone no longer assures success. Today's performers need to hone their entrepreneurial skills and create their own careers. Inspired by the celebrated Juilliard course, The World's Your Stage explains the business side of the performing arts. Filled with insights from leading figures in the arts as well as lessons from thriving artist-entrepreneurs, the book helps you:Understand the numbersFind your nicheand fill itMarket and promote yourself and your ventureNetwork productivelyFundraise both online and offBalance artistic and financial growth with the Oportunity FrameworkAnd more.Keep your dream alive, but keep a clear eye on the facts. With planning and work, you can make a living doing what you loveyou just need to learn how.
World's Your Stage
How Performing Artists Can Make a Living While Still Doing What They Love