Actor Performer

What does a Actor Performer do?
An Actor/Performer portrays a role in a production to
interpret a character or present characterization to an audience.

How do you prepare?
Although no formal experience or training is necessary, Actors/Performers usually train at an acting school or in a college program. If you want a bachelor’s degree take classes in radio and television broadcasting, communications, film, theater, drama, or dramatic literature.

What’s the pay like?
As an Actor/Performer in Iowa you can expect to earn approximately $21,403 a year, according to Iowa Workforce Development.

For more information
about careers in this field, click here
www.bls.gov/k12/music.htm.
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