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Entertainers and Performers Bismarck ND

Entertainers and performers work in the performing arts and entertainment industry. Occupations include singers, magicians, dancers, comedians, DJs, musicians, actors, and clowns. See below for staffing agencies and job search companies in Bismarck, ND who can help you break into the creative industry.

Expressway Personnel
(701) 222-0071
523 E Dismarck
Bismarck, ND

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Expressway Personnel
(701) 222-0071
523 E Dismarck
Bismarck, ND

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Professional Advantage
(877) 897-1209
3001 25th Street South
Fargo, ND
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Staff Search Recruiters
(701) 787-8847
2656 S 26 St
Grand Forks, ND

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Officeteam
(701) 277-1934
4721 Amber Valley Pkwy
Fargo, ND

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The Rainmaker Group
(701) 530-0806
116 5th Street North
Bismarck, ND
 
Building Resources
(701) 232-3025
118 Broadway St
Fargo, ND

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Labor Force of MN
(701) 232-8952
220 Broadway
Fargo, ND

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Westaff
(701) 298-8122
1330 23 St S
Fargo, ND

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Westaff
(701) 775-6377
2526 S Washington
Grand Rapids, ND

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Career Profile for Actors

Career Overview

Play parts in stage, television, radio, video, or motion picture productions for entertainment, information, or instruction. Interpret serious or comic role by speech, gesture, and body movement to entertain or inform audience. May dance and sing.

Career Outlook

Employment is expected to grow as fast as the average for all occupations. Competition for jobs will be keen . Although a growing number of people aspire to enter these professions, many will leave the field early because the work—when it is available—is hard, the hours are long, and the pay is often low.

Employment change. Employment in these occupations is expected to grow 11 percent during the 2008–18 decade, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Expanding cable and satellite television operations and increasing box-office receipts of major studio and independent films will increase the need for workers. Additionally, a rising demand for U.S. films in other countries should create more employment opportunities for actors, producers, and directors. Also fueling job growth is the continued development of interactive media, online movies, and mobile content produced for cell phones or other portable electronic devices. Attendance at live theater performances should continue to be steady, and drive employment of stage actors, producers and directors. However, station consolidation may restrict employment opportunities in the broadcasting industry for producers and directors.

Job prospects. Competition for acting jobs is intense, as the number of actors auditioning for roles greatly exceeds the number of parts that become available. Only performers with the most stamina and talent will find regular emplo...

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