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Success In The Arts Radio

Episode One Hits the Pods

Michael Shumate presents podcasts from his book Success In The Arts for people either in or entering into music, dance, acting, film, writing or visual art as a profession. He will be offering a variety of audio articles and interviews with well-known figures from all of the different arts.

Here are some of the issues covered on the show:

• What factors contribute most to success in the arts?
• What do you need besides talent?
• Do you have enough talent?
• What are the myths about creativity?
• What is real creativity and how do you cultivate it?
• How do you get through tough times?
• How do you deal with criticism?
• How do you "get the breaks" in your field?
• How do you keep from "selling your soul?"
• What if you don't make it?

You can listen to the podcast at SuccessInTheArtsRadio.com, and subscribe to it at no cost from iTunes. He will include other information, transcripts, articles and links for careers in each of the arts.