There are a lot of things to think about when you're navigating a performing arts path. These blog topics will help.
On Thursday, here in the United States, we celebrate Thanksgiving. In this blog post I want to focus on the gift of gratitude.
I understand that the path of being an artist can be, and often is, very difficult. Burn out is real. Making a living is difficult and requires a lot of juggling. Disappointment can be part of the journey. All of this is true, and are issues I talk about in other blog posts, and in my classes.
But today I am going to encourage you to stop, take out a piece of paper, and grab a pen. Ready? Now write down numbers from 1-25 along the side of the paper. Beside each number write down something you are grateful for.
This could take five minutes, or three days. The list could include profound items, or an acknowledgement of your favorite hot beverage.
Now, look at your list through your artist’s lens. How many things on the list reflect your artistic life? I’m hoping at least half of them. If not, can you revisit the list with that intention? Can you...
You may feel confident with your craft, or you know how to learn more. But what about the rest of it? Promoting yourself. Understanding how the business works. Figuring out networking.
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