Careers & Studies

The performing arts span a wide range of professional activities: actor, author, stage director, scenographer, choreographer, theatre technician (stagehand), cultural manager, etc. There are many occupational profiles, on as well as behind the stage, but also in administration, each with its own specific requirements.

This portal provides information about different artistic professions within the area of performing arts. In the videos below, people who work in this field – a costume designer, a stage director, a dancer, a stage designer and an actress – speak about their daily work and the skills required for the respective job.

List of studies in the field of theatre.

For further information on professions and studies in performing arts, please download the CEDIES brochure.