Career Options

A background in drama is an asset for a variety of careers, especially any that involve public speaking, presentations, creative thinking or ideas. The following list highlights a few of the careers that are specifically related to the study of Drama:

  • Actor/Actress
  • Camera Operator/Cinematographer (eg. Motion Picture, TV, Video)
  • Casting officer
  • Clown
  • Comedian
  • Designer (eg. Costume, Stage-Set)
  • Director (eg. Broadcasting, Stage)
  • Dramaturge
  • Film/Video Editor
  • Film Maker
  • Magician
  • Make-up Artist
  • Producer (eg. Broadcasting, Motion Picture, Stage, Technical, Video)
  • Production Assistant
  • Special Effects Technician
  • Stage Hand
  • Stage Manager
  • Stunt Performer
  • Talent Scout
  • Teacher
  • Therapist, Drama
  • Wardrobe Supervisor