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Enterprising people like situations that involve using resources for personal or corporate economic gain. Such people may have an opportunistic frame of mind, and like commerce, trade and making deals. Some are drawn to sales and marketing occupations. Many will eventually end up owning their own business, or managing a section in larger organisations. They tend to be very goal-oriented, and work best when focused on a target. Some have an entrepreneurial inclination.

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About

Many people in this sector will combine performing with other job. This can be a hard area in which to make a stable career, as very few make it to the top, it can be a rewarding way to make additional money from an activity you’re passionate about. Beyond performance, there are many careers available in the music industry, venues and dance companies supporting the performers and making sure the show goes on.

Skills

    design, communication, teamwork, leadership, researching information, time management, adaptability, attention to detail, project management, visual media, writing, creativity, managing resources, teamwork, education & training,

Key Facts

861k
atteneded Irish Arts, Theatre & Comedy events
703
million euro contributed to the Irish economy annually by the music industry

Career and Training Opportunities with...

BIMM Institute Dublin

We know how competitive the music industry can be to break into, so we offer committed career planning and support during your time as a student at BIMM.

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Gaiety School of Acting

We have been providing actor training in Ireland since 1986, and to this day pride ourselves on instilling hundreds of students every year with confidence, creativity and a love of the arts.

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The Lir National Academy of Dramatic Art at Trinity College Dublin

The Lir offers undergradate degrees, postgraduate degrees and short courses in the area of Drama for theatre, film and TV.

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Pulse College

Pulse College provides the highest standards of professional training courses in audio, music, film, gaming and animation. 

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Career Interview Videos...

Megan McEvoy - Dancer
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Megan McEvoy - Dancer

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Sharon Carty - Opera Singer

College Course Videos...

Contemporary and Applied Theatre MI001 - Mary Immaculate College
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Contemporary and Applied Theatre MI001 - Mary Immaculate College

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Music Technology & Production LC270 - Limerick Institute of Technology - LIT

Arts Management DL822  - Institute of Art, Design and Technology Dun Laoghaire
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Arts Management DL822 - Institute of Art, Design and Technology Dun Laoghaire