Performing Arts

​​​​Entertaining careers in musical and/or theatrical performance

Potential Careers in Performing Arts
  • Actor
  • Composer
  • Conductor
  • Critic
  • Dancer
  • Director
  • Dramaturg
  • Instrumentalist
  • Performer
  • Playwright 
  • Theatre Teacher
  • Music Teacher
  • Vocalist
  • Voiceover Artist ​

​High School Pathway Courses    (s) = semester  

Grade ​Essential Pathway Courses
​9
​10
​11
​12
Examples of Local Post-Secondary Degrees 
Associate's Degree
Associate of Arts
Rock Valley College

Bachelor’s Degree
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre

Master’s Degree
Master of Fine Arts in Music Performance
Northern Illinois University
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