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Theater careers : a realistic guide / Tim Donahue and Jim Patterson.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Main Library PN2074.D66 T44 2012 37684001097511 Career Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781611170801 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 161117080X (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9781611170818 (pbk : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1611170818 (pbk : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 173 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Columbia : University of South Carolina Press, c2012.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [153]-159) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The many jobs in professional theater -- Theater education offers many paths -- Choosing a university, consider time and money -- Theater income varies -- Theatrical unions make rules but not jobs -- Theater jobs are everywhere . . . but mostly in New York -- Many choose many careers -- Find current facts -- Afterword: love theater without a career in theater -- Appendix A: the American community survey -- Appendix B: the National Science Foundation's "National survey of college graduates" -- Appendix C: IATSE local types -- Appendix D: IATSE stage employee locals.
Summary, etc.:
Theater Careers is designed to empower aspiring theater professionals to make savvy, informed decisions through a concise overview of how to prepare for and find work in the theater business. Tim Donahue and Jim Patterson offer well-researched information on various professions, salary ranges, educational and experience requirements, and other facets certain to enlighten students contemplating a theater career, as well as inform counselors, teachers, and parents of available opportunities and the demands of each path. --from publisher description.
Subject: Theater > Vocational guidance > United States.
Acting > Vocational guidance > United States.

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