Visual, Written, and Performing Arts

Visual, Written, and Performing Arts is a career community focused on using various mediums to convey creative expression through visual arts, theatre, dance, and film. Positions in this field spend time developing opportunities to showcase work, building portfolios, studying and rehearsing roles, and collaborating with other arts organizations and individuals.

What a Career in Animation Looks Like

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Think of your favorite animated movie; on a scale of 1-10, how good is the animation? Awful, great, mediocre? From the moment an animated film is presented on-screen, it is already being judged by the public even those 99.9% of …

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Employer Spotlight: Paxton Media Group – News Design Hub

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Rebecca Harsch, Assistant Hub Manager, shares information regarding working in Paxton Media Group’s news design hub located just 2 hours south of Bloomington! Opportunities are available to work at the hub as an intern or a full-time employee.

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2018 Arts Event Calendar: Try One, Try All!

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The Bloomington Entertainment and Arts District, better known as BEAD, is a one stop shop (or website) for all your artsy needs while in Bloomington. From upcoming events, to locations, to general information; the BEAD website is a compilation of …

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The Most Epic Answer to “What Can I Do With This Major?”

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Are you wondering what sorts of careers people with your major at IU have gone on to right after graduation?  Are you unsure of what your options are after graduation besides traditional employment? Are you simply asking yourself, “What can …

By Kaitlynn Cull
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Top 5 Tips to Becoming a Theatre Director

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Those active in the theatre industry are fully aware of the challenges involved when facing ever-changing struggles on a daily basis. Taking on the role of theatre director enters an entire new level of difficulty because responsibility falls on you …

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