Whether it's a favorite television show, an artist at the top of the music charts, a best-selling book, or a hometown sports team, we love entertainment. It's big business and in this accessible introduction, Andi Stein and Beth Bingham Evans give readers a glimpse inside the industry, to better understand how each segment operates and the challenges and trends it faces. Each chapter addresses a different segment of the entertainment industry including: Film - Television - Radio - Theatre - Music - Travel/Tourism - Sports. The book is designed as an introductory text for entertainment courses and as an overview of the industry for those looking to pursue careers in the field of entertainment. A list of resources is provided at the end of each chapter.aquot;Brick-and-mortaraquot; companies such as Dell48 and Starwood Hotels49 have set up virtual branches inside Second Life, and ... The Wii Fit Balance Board is an additional piece of hardware that measures a usera#39;s weight and center of gravity.
|Title||:||An Introduction to the Entertainment Industry|
|Author||:||Andi Stein, Beth Bingham Evans|
|Publisher||:||Peter Lang Pub Inc - 2009-02|