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What is the best way to break into the Theater scene as an actress?

Theater is my major....

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:32

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Posted by mallory G.
Caroline A. | Medical Field, Modeling ,Psychology and Marketing/Communication I would sign up with a modeling agency or you could ...

How do costume designers educat themselves culturally and historically on clothing?

This will be my field study....

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:32

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Posted by mallory G.
Gabrielle Sciabbarrasi | Costume Designer Hi, Mallory, Historical clothing is often a class that you must ...

Am I being unrealistic in believing I can have a successful career in theater without having to be an actress?

Because there are so many things about theater that I love, I'm not convinced my career will be acting. It's possible that I may end up in costume design or playwriting....

#theater

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:28

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Posted by mallory G.
Angela Theresa (Collins) Egic | Actor/Singer with Actors Equity Association You have a much better chance if you do technical aspects ...

Is it hard to get a job in the theater department?

Hello! I have a serious passion for theater and it's something I wake up every morning waiting to do. Are the jobs hard to find? #actor...

#theater

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:21

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Posted by Alex H.
Leonard Hennessy | Freelance Audio Production and Actor; Retired Navy Hi Alex, I hope I can give you a halfway decent ...

What is the salary range for actors?

I want to be an actor and I want to know the salary range. #theater...

#actors

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:18

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Posted by Ronald R.
Nicole Jesson | Actor, Director, Writer - Freelance Actors are covered by 2 unions -- Actors Equity Association (AEA) ...

What job opportunities are available for those that majored in Theatre?

I am a junior in High School and I was wondering if there were any job opportunities for a theatre major fresh out of college due to the possibility of acting not working out? #theatre...

#theater

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:02

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Posted by Ashaley C.
David Brune There are countless opportunities for a theater major fresh out of ...

what is the best way to get over your stage fright?

i'm 15 and whenever i'm about to go on stage i get scared and start shaking. #arts...

#theater

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 13:59

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Posted by MarlaCodman1 .
David Brune Do check the other answers as Jared suggests. If you are ...

I Really Wanna major In Theatre But I Also Want To Take Business Classes . To Have As A Back Up . Would Me Taking Business Classes Help Me In The Future Or Would I Have To Major In It For It To Really Help Me ?

I'm Asking This Question Because I Want To Know That If My Acting Doesn't Work Out N I Took Business Classes Would That Help Me In The Future Or Would I Have To Go Back To School In Major For That. #theater #women-in-business...

#career-paths

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Active Mar 06 at 09:55

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Posted by Clotia S.
Lauren Hoss | Assurance Associate at PwC Hi Clotia! I definitely understand your situation. I started off in ...

How can I find grant funding to develop a short film?

Theater is my major and I would like to combine my love for acting and travel into a short film. #film #television...

#theater

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:32

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Posted by mallory G.
Steven Bachrach | Filmmaker/Screenwriter/Educator Before doing anything else, I'd suggest you focus pretty intensely on ...

Is the acting field the hardest?

I'm a high school senior and I will be attending The Indiana University of Pennsylvania in the fall. I've always wanted to be an actress since I was 6 and I always wanted to be the Meryl Streep of my generation. I just want to follow my dreams no matter the obstacles in my way and I just want...

#drama #theater #actor

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:28

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Posted by Halimah O.
Nicole Jesson | Actor, Director, Writer - Freelance It's tough. There is no denying that. But that should not ...

What majors are available for people who want a career backstage rather than on one?

I'm a senior in high school and am trying to decide what to major in in college. I enjoy working backstage at theatrical performances, but I don't want to major in theater. I know there are careers in costume design, set design, stage manager, etc... but I don't know what majors could help me...

#majors #theater #careers

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:03

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Posted by Teal K.
Holly Zzxxyzz | Professional Business Support/ IT, Networking Hello Teal, what a great question, I have a short list ...

What advice would you give a theater major who isn't quite sure where they want to put most of their focus, i.e. acting, costume design, stage design, etc...?

I'm very passionate about theater and love ever aspect of it from cutting scripts to lighting to being the star of the show. I just don't know what I want to be my primary focus in order for me to start focusing my education and training on what I want to do for the rest of my life in the...

#theater #set-design #theatre #costume-design

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Active Apr 19 at 20:53

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Posted by mallory G.
Gwynneth Roberts, CPA | Tax Associate at PwC I think this is a great question with no clear answer. ...

I'm in 7th grade. I'm interested in the career of Theater and arts. What skills do I need to improve in order to achieve my goal

What skills will help me to get better at theater and arts #theatre #arts #performing-arts #theater...

#stage-management

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Active Apr 19 at 20:41

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Posted by Heiry C.

What is a theater college like?

I ask this because I had no idea what it was going to be like going into high school knowing no one. The high school I went to for Freshmen year was a school the was for 6-12 grade so most people in my classes knew each other. I was lucky to go to a theater school so almost everyone was nice. I...

#college #performing-arts #theater #theatre

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Active Apr 18 at 23:02

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Posted by Aedan C.

What exactly can you do with a Public Relations Major?

I am a junior in high school and am trying to open my possibilities for what I can Major in in College. I love public speaking and currently do high school Forensics. I was also considering majoring in Theater as well but i feel like my opportunities will be limited with this degree. I am not...

#public-relations #theater #theatre #actor #public-speaking

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Active Dec 19 '17 at 04:07

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Posted by Aalayah N.
Jenny Hill, CPLP, CTDP | Training Program Manager If you're interested in public speaking, you'd likely do well with ...

What are some extra curriculars and/or internships for people majoring in theater?

I would really like to know how to strengthen my major in theater. #in #theater #people...

#actors

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Active Nov 27 '17 at 04:41

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Posted by Ronald R.
Andrew Puente | Chance Theater Resident Artist If there are theaters near you, I can almost guarantee they ...

What career paths should I take to become an actor or a singer?

I want to become an actor in the future, but I don't know what career paths I should take to get there. #actor #theater...

#performing-arts

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Active Nov 25 '17 at 00:05

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Posted by Angel L.
Kristina Gonzales | Graphic and Web Designer Acting requires knowledge in a variety of things. You need to ...

Is it smart to have a Bachelor's/Master's in business as a backup while you're trying to pursue a career in a different industry (ie. entertainment, music, theater, etc.)?

I have a strong passion for performing arts, specifically theatre. However, I know being an actor does not always guarantee a stable job every moment of your life. Therefore, people have told me to have a Plan B career and I've chosen on that to be Finance. I was just wondering if I'd have to...

#theater #finance #business #entertainment

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Active Oct 30 '17 at 22:55

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Posted by BRANDON M.
Joe Presley | Senior Finance Manager at Dell I think double majoring or minoring in business in undergrad while ...

How does a typical day run for Broadway performers?

How long are practices? How frequent are they? #theater #theatre #musical-theatre...

#broadway

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Active Oct 22 '17 at 13:23

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Posted by Halea B.
Scott David Reeves | Actor at Actors Equity Association While I have not yet worked on Broadway, I can at ...

What is the first step you should take when just finishing a major in theater?

I am a theater major, and i am looking for guidance as far as what to do when i finish my degree. If there is anyone with an acting degree please, inform me. Thank-You. #acting #theater #film #movies...

#performing-arts

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Active Sep 02 '17 at 00:07

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Posted by Campanella W.
Elizabeth Dings | Performing Arts Professional Congratulations!! Have your headshot, monologue and resume ready and begin contacting ...

What classes must be taken if you want to be an actor

I want to know #theatre #theater...

#films

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:53

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Posted by Azar B.
Amie Bjorklund | Marketing Professional/Actress In college I would take as many classes as you can, ...

What schools in North Carolina offer the best theater classes?

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:53

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Posted by Azar B.
Mark Wagner | screenwriter Hi Azar, If NC means North Carolina or North California, then ...

Best School to go to

I want to pursue a career in musical theater what school is the best one to go too. I really want to go to a school in nyc. #college #theater #schools...

#nyc

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:24

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Posted by Emma H.
Wael Al-Rihawi | Mechanical Engineer I Automotive Check the links below. http://musicschoolcentral.com/discover-the-10-best-colleges-for-musical-theater/ http://www.collegemagazine.com/top-10-colleges-musical-theatre-majors/

Advice for someone interested in set design?

I am interested in set design and was wondering if someone could give me some advice. Either some books or videos you'd recommend. Also, if you know any set designers that I should look into, because I only know what I've learned from a few basic theatre classes. Thanks! #theatre #theater...

#set #set-design

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:23

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Posted by Emily S.
Ryan DeRoos Blum | Theatre professional Hi Emily, Everything from those above is absolutely correct! I would ...

What are the best colleges to attend if you are interested in the perfrorming arts?

My name is Julia and I am a sophomore at Boston Collegiate Charter School. I am interested in singing, dance, and musical theater. #dance #theater #singing...

#musical

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:14

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Posted by Julia D.
Nicole Jesson | Actor, Director, Writer - Freelance There are lots of great schools to look at, particularly in ...

How strongly should the financial aspect of a career impact what I decide to study?

I have a love of theater, specifically being backstage rather than acting, but I know it is a very shaky business both in terms of job availability and financial stability. My plan for college would be to either double major in theater and a more established major, probably a physical science,...

#science #multiple-interests #theater #finance #financial-risk

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Posted by Teal K.
Sean Smith | Management and Technology Consulting Associate at PwC This answer may be unpopular but something you should be considering ...

How does studying abroad effect your career?

I'm a senior in high school and I am debating whether or not to study abroad and how it will impact my education for a career. I am considering majoring in theater or psychology, and I want to know how studying abroad will impact my studies. What are the benefits and drawbacks of studying in...

#theater #psychology #study-abroad

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Posted by Teal K.
Jared Chung | Founder at CareerVillage.org EDIT: Updated based on your comment to the question "When you ...

Are there any careers that could combine a psychology major and a love of theater?

I am a senior in high school and have always had a fondness for theater, specifically the behind the scenes work rather than actually performing. Recently I have been thinking about possible majors and career paths certain majors could open up for me and, although I love theater, I don't think...

#career #career-paths #theater #psychology #multiple-interests

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 14:03

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Posted by Teal K.
Jennifer Aleksic MS, LCPC, NCC, CTS | Mental Health Counselor Hi Teal, In short the answer is yes, Yes, YES! If ...

How could I be discovered?

I am a high school student and I am interested in Theater/music. I am a great violinist and a amazing actor. How can I expose my talent to hollywood? #music #art #acting #theater...

#violin

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 13:59

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Posted by OliverCodman4 .
Leslie Finger | Ph.D. Student in Political Science at Harvard University It is important that you get involved in programs that will ...

How can I use my acting ability to increase worldly interdependence in terms of exchanging entertainment and culture with other countries?

I have a passion for acting and I wish to help make the world a better place. I am willing to act for films or cultural experiences that allow diplomatic relations with other countries to increase. Increasing dependence an any field, ranging from science and medicine to helping the economies of...

#international #theater #service #international-relations

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 13:59

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Posted by Msteven .
David Brune mstven, using your art to affect positive social change to make ...

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