MU alumni reschedule workshop on launching career in the arts
HUNTINGTON — Jordan Bean, founder and producing artistic director of Jordan Bean & Co., and partner Patrick Taylor, both of whom are Marshall University alumni, have found it necessary to reschedule their workshop, originally scheduled for Jan. 25. They will offer the interactive presentation for aspiring artists at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, in Room 224 of the Joan C. Edwards Performing Arts Center.
Bean is a theater producer with a focus on casting and new play development. Taylor is an actor and theater creator with Tourette syndrome. They have developed a unique approach to career building, using the contemporary toolkits of social media, website development, personal branding and networking practices.
Anyone considering a career in the arts could benefit from hearing their strategy. The event is sponsored by the Marshall University School of Theatre and the College of Arts and Media. It is free and open to the public.