Author archive for Andrea Muhlbauer

  • personal expression

    Don’t End Your Career Before It Starts

    Every aspiring professional artist needs to ask themselves the following questions: Why do you want to be a professional artist?…

  • stage presence

    Stage Presence – We’re Teaching It Wrong

    Every performer has heard this: it doesn’t matter how technically good you are if you don’t have stage presence. Alright,…

  • artist collaboration

    Artist Collaboration – The Art of Collaborating

    Artist collaboration: a good idea? The word “artist” conjures up an image of a person who is too creative for…

  • creative inspiration

    Creative Inspiration – A Myth Debunked

    Every artist wants to have good ideas. Good ideas are the lifeblood of the arts. But where’s an artist to…

  • Make a Dance

    How to ‘Make a Dance’

    To the young artist, it can seem overwhelming to make a dance. Depending on how much dance training you’ve had,…

  • Audience

    Audiences Don’t Care How You Feel

    If a tree falls in a forest and no one hears it, did it really make a sound? If an…

  • Is Creative Feedback a Myth?

    How many times have you tried to give helpful feedback on someone’s work, only to end up hurting their feelings?…

  • After The Honeymoon

    There comes a point in any artist’s career when things start to get stale. The work begins to seem repetitive,…

  • The Best Artists Are Growing Artists

    I’ve talked so many times about how crucial it is for growing artists to receive critique and feedback on their…

  • Shut Down the ‘Waiting’ Mentality. Make Your Career.

    Lately, I’ve been talking a lot about passion and what that means for an artist’s career. Passion is practical, it’s not just…