Interested in working in the arts, but don’t know where to start? This workshop, geared towards high school students & recent grads, will show you the way. Oct 23, 2-4pm, $20.
WHAT: Careers in the Arts Workshop
WHEN: Saturday October 23, 2-4pm ET
HOW MUCH: $20 CAD (payable via PayPal or e-transfer)
WHAT’S NEEDED: Access to a computer with a steady internet connection, a computer with a working speaker and either a microphone or the ability to type.
WHAT IT’S ABOUT: Interested in working in the arts, but don’t know where to start? This unique workshop will provide students with a realistic view into the arts world, guiding them through a host of career paths and the steps to follow to get there. Bygone Artistic Executive Director Emily Dix will cover topics such as;
- Post-secondary programs here and abroad
- Skill building without formal education
- Unconventional arts related careers
- How to network in the arts
- How to build a resume or portfolio, and more.
WHO IT’S FOR: This course has been designed for Ontario senior high school students but is appropriate for recent graduates as well. Best suited for those living in the GTA. Recommended for people aged 17-20, however there is no age cut-off.
ACCESSIBILITY: Auto-captioning is provided through the program, however it is not always the most accurate. If this is something you’d require, please reach out at email@example.com and we will do our best to accommodate. Program is delivered in English and is best suited to fluent English speakers. Financial assistance is available for those who require it – email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
WHO’S RUNNING IT: Taught by Emily Dix and Conor Fitzgerald.