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Entertainer and Variety Artist

Entertainers or Variety Artists entertain by performing variety acts using a mix of acting, singing, dancing, and movement skills.

Overview

Entertainers or Variety Artists entertain by performing variety acts using a mix of acting, singing, dancing, and movement skills.

Day-to-day

  • creates and performs individual performance routines that can include acting, singing, dancing and speaking
  • rehearses, auditions and travels between entertainment venues.

Considerations

  • stressful.

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