Acting as a Business

School of Drama: Dramatic Arts

Non-Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Majors Only

Acting as a Business

Fall 2021

Taught By: Erica Jensen

Section: GV

CRN: 11886

Credits: 2

This course prepares MFA actors in the third year of training for the buiseness of being a working actor and assists them as they plan strategically to enter the industry upon graduation. The course will cultivate practices that will enable actors to navigate the field in a productive and sustainable manner. Topics covered will include techniques for handling interviews and auditions, working with producers, artistic directors, casting directors, agents, and managers, understanding the tools of self-marketing and the development of promotional materials.

College: School of Drama (DR)

Department: Dramatic Arts (TDRM)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Studio (S)

Max Enrollment: 18

Add/Drop Deadline: September 13, 2021 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 21, 2021 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 11:37am 10/17/2021 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Thursday

Times: 11:00am - 1:30pm

Building: Drama 151 Bank

Room: 106

Date Range: 9/2/2021 - 12/16/2021