Arts & Entertainment
Usher’s Life and Career as an Entertainer
Usher has had a decades-long career in R&B. Learn about Usher’s start in the entertainment industry, plus his award-winning discography and approach to performing.
Dec 8, 2022
Meisner Technique: Sanford Meisner’s Approach to Acting
The Meisner Technique is an approach to acting that focuses on emotional connection and instinctual behavior. Learn about the history of the technique and how actors practice it...
Nov 29, 2022
Types of Creativity: How to Foster Creativity
We all approach creativity from different perspectives. See which types of creativity fits your personality, and how you can foster and inspire it.
Nov 9, 2022
Given Circumstances in Acting: How to Get Into Character
Drama undertakes the recreation of life onstage, along with all the additional circumstances life entails. These given circumstances—like where a person is from or when a play t...
Nov 3, 2022
What Is a Pilot Episode? 7 Notable TV Show Pilots
Whether a sitcom or a procedural, every TV show begins with a pilot episode. Learn how pilots can make or break a show and how they got their name.
Oct 27, 2022
Character Development Definition: Tips from Top Screenwriters
Character development is essential for any fiction writing, whether film, television, short stories, or novels. Read on for the definition of character development and writing t...
Sep 27, 2022
Shonda Rhimes: The Life and Career of the Showrunner
Shonda Rhimes is a game-changing showrunner with an eye for primetime hits. From the writers’ room to the producer’s chair, Shonda is dedicated to developing larger-than-life ch...
Sep 23, 2022
Marques Brownlee’s Life and Career as a Content Creator
Marques Brownlee is one of the biggest vloggers and tech reviewers in the world. His channel MKBHD has more than fifteen million subscribers worldwide, with viewers drawn to his...
Sep 22, 2022
Issa Rae on Media Representation
Comedian, actress, and filmmaker Issa Rae discusses the importance of genuine portrayals of people of color in Hollywood. Learn about the importance of media representation, plu...
Sep 15, 2022
Mira Nair’s 6 Tips for Developing a Visual Palette for Film
Jun 8, 2021
Guide to Futurism: History and Characteristics of Futurism
Sep 16, 2021
El Greco: A Guide to El Greco’s Life and Artworks
Feb 26, 2021
Quickstep Guide: How to Dance the Quickstep
Aug 2, 2021