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Mega Cashflow In The Concert Business
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Price: Free! Words: 23,350. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
The only book you'll ever need to make money in the concert industry. This book was created to train prospected associate concert promoters that will become employees of Ultimate Concerts dot Com Inc and its affiliates, upon completing this course.
Stand-up Comedy: Get Started & Manage Your Career
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,430. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2009 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
This is a great book for any person interested in how to get started as a stand-up comedian. Written by a professional comedian and coach, sections include everything from Open Mike nights to becoming an M.C., then a featured comic and ultimately a headliner. Covered: booking rooms, getting paid, getting an agent, hecklers, and much more. Over 100 chapters on the serious business of comedy.
Working In The Music Industry
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,800. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
Working in the Music Industry is a collection of straightforward advice on preparing for and entering careers in the music business. Author Edgar Struble draws upon his extensive experience as a nationally known music director in presenting the myriad opportunities available in the field. In addition, throughout the book there are interviews with folks who are successfully working in the business.
Working on Cruise Ships as an Entertainer & Speaker
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,250. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Transportation
Are you an Entertainer, or Speaker? Do you want to work on Cruise Ships? Everything you ever wanted to know about working on cruise liners is covered. Plus contact addresses of cruise companies and agents! Being informed of all the ins and outs of this industry will enable you to make the right choices and decisions before starting on your first ship.
Middle-Class, Model of Post-Modern Entertainment Industry
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Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
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A study on current model of the entertainment industry and presentation of a new model which is based on middle-class.
Lazy Designer
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Series: The Lazy Designer, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,830. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
Practical advice on starting a career in the video game industry and improving your design skills. This is your opportunity to learn from the lead designer of such commercial and critically successful video games as Neverwinter Nights and Dragon Age: Origins. Discover how the author started his career, the pitfalls he encountered and how he overcame them.
Setting Up Your Psychic Practice
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,840. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
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A detailed guidebook to setting up a business as a Psychic Practitioner, regardless of modality. Topics such as where to practice, the Reader's Toolbox, and even guidelines on what to charge include personal stories of the authors' combined 50+ years of experience, as well as other psychic practitioners. Learn from the pros, and become the best reader you can be!
How-To Become An Indie Musician
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
If you record indie music and you want some helpful information to push you in the right direction, this free book is for you. It breaks down everything from the writing process, to how to promote your music online and how to get licensing deals. This book overall contains a great deal of knowledge and if it gets into the right hands, that person will reap a ton of benefits.
The Art of the Soundcheck
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,850. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
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The long awaited handbook for surviving in the audio production business. Mandatory reading for anyone planing a career in sound for studio or stage. M. Erik Matlock shares a wealth of wisdom earned over 20 years in audio production. He is a veteran of church, studio, stage, touring, theater, concert, corporate and installation sound.
Zero to Stage Hypnotist in 30 Days
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,560. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
BE A STAGE HYPNOTIST! LEARN TO HYPNOTIZE OTHERS! Find out how to get started in the amazing field of stage hypnosis. Stage hypnosis is fun and quickly becoming the preferred form of entertainment in many venues. National hypnotist John Cressman takes you from knowing nothing about hypnosis to performing your first stage hypnosis show in thirty days in this step by step guide.
Acting in Hollywood: A Newcomer's Guide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,250. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Welcome to Hollywood! Or maybe you're not here yet? Either way, if you've got plans to act in Hollywood, there's a lot to learn: about Los Angeles, about acting, about agents and managers, about traps for the unwary. What's "pilot season"? "Hiatus"? "A deal memo"? "A producer session"? "Acting in Hollywood" explains these terms to the newcomer and offers a tour of the basic tools.
Roadie, Inc. - How to Gain and Keep a Career in the Live Music Business
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,260. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
‘Roadie, Inc’ is the definitive guide to starting out as technician, working for bands on tour. The book details the exact steps you need to take in order to find work as a sound engineer, back line tech, lighting engineer, tour manager, touring stylist or driver. There is also comprehensive information on non-touring roles such as artist manager, music booking agent and concert promoter.
Detailed Guide on How to Start a Kid's Spa Party Business From Home
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Home-based businesses
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Detailed start-up guide including a kit list to get you started doing kids spa parties in other people's homes and potentially earning great income in your spare time! Tap into a great market that never goes away...birthday's!
All The Doors To Hollywood And How To Open Them
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 15,360. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
This book is for anyone interested in a job in films or television, and for movie fans who want to know backstage secrets, and how movies are REALLY made. It is a book of interviews with those indispensable behind-the-screen wizards who make movie magic actually happen. This book tells what they do, how they do it, how they got their jobs, what adventures they've had -and how you can join them!
Starve Better: Surviving the Endless Horror of the Writing Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,140. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011 by Apex Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
Starve Better offers writing techniques such as how to get (relatively) high-paying assignments in second and third-tier magazines, how to react to your first commissioned assignment, and how to find gigs that pay NOW as the final notices pile up and the mice eat the last of the pasta in the cupboard.
Create A Superstar Demo Reel: The Go-To Guide for Videos that Sell Hosts, Keynote Speakers, and Performers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,550. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
For hosts, speakers, and live entertainers your demo video is your commercial! It is what sells you to buyers and the first step to landing the dream job. Now, Emmy Award winning TV host Todd Newton shows you the elements necessary for creating a demo reel that will get you noticed.
19 Techniques for Professional Screenwriting
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Series: Professional Screenwriting, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,040. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014 by Lono Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
“19 Techniques for Professional Screenwriting” is the second primer written by a working professional who knows how to craft a well written screenplay that people in the movie industry will notice. His expertise comes from being a working screenwriter and an award winning independent movie producer.
Hollywood Rolodex: Over 3,000+ Valuable Industry Contact Listings to get your script SOLD
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,080. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Attention screenwriter's: If you have a well-written screenplay, then you have a valuable commodity in your hands, and Hollywood is looking for you! Is your script perfect for Will Smith or Steven Spielberg, but you just don't know how to go about contacting them? Not to worry, with the Hollywood Rolodex you now have valuable contact information for some of the industry's biggest A-list players.
The Low Budget Screenplay, How to Write a Produce-able Script
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 36,650. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
The Low-Budget Screenplay, How to Write a Produce-able Script gives writers tools to not only write a great story, but to get the script to the screen. The book is not a "paint-by-numbers" guide, but rather a basic and advanced guide to character, plot and story elements and it also offers readers a strategy, showing how to take an idea from a premise to the final draft.
How To Be a Successful Actor: Becoming an Actorpreneur
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,800. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
A book that cuts to the truth of the acting industry- written from an outsider's point of view. Catherine Balavage grew up in a small Scottish town without either the proper training, or industry contacts prior to her career. The book includes advice from casting directors Amy Hubbard and Richard Evans, actor Andrew Tiernan and an exclusive interview with Spotlight amongst industry professionals