Performing Arts

Selected Resources

The resources below are a combination of general industry information as well as specific job and internship posting sites for this industry.

  • ArtSearch: Full-time or part-time, seasonal or year round, paid or volunteer. Subscription needed. 
  • Backstage: Information on succeeding in the entertainment business, career advice and casting information.
  • Broadway World: Find equity, nonequity and classified postings.
  • DanceUSA: Jobs, auditions and fellowships in the dance field.
  • Entertainment Jobs & Internships: Opportunities in a variety of entertainment-based companies.
  • Playbill: Casting and job listings in the theatre world.

Selected Professional Associations

A professional association brings together those with similar career interests. These membership-based organizations often offer a reduced rate for students that allow access to the many resources. Their sites may also offer job/internship databases as well as opportunities to find mentors and network.