The technology industry has greatly improved accessibility in the industry, especially from a financial and logical point of view.
Technology has revolutionized every sector. It processes the ‘Midas Touch’ which turns to gold when touched. Like other sectors, the performing arts industry has undergone unprecedented changes with the blessings of the new age of technology. Gone are the days when people would go to trainers and master these performing arts. The innovations of the internet and social media have expanded the horizons of creativity which has made the industry a more participatory experience. It would not be wrong to say that the Internet has played an important role in expanding the boundaries of what is considered an industry. According to a survey conducted by the Babson Survey Research Group, more than 30 percent of high school students in the United States are taking at least one distance course using technology.
Technology provides a great opportunity for the industry
Internet and digital learning platforms provide performing arts companies with an amazing opportunity to showcase their skills. A live performance can be complemented by more engagement opportunities, and the ability to share information online maximizes the ability to deliver these opportunities in a more in-scale investment ratio. For example, an article or video can reach more people than a one-time speech. Using a digital learning platform allows for a better balance of work and study, there is no need to give up anything. This allows a person to maintain better time management skills while learning performing skills.
Technology is breaking down geographical boundaries and intensifying access to industry
It has greatly improved accessibility in the industry – from a financial and a logical point of view. People living outside of urban (rural) areas are now able to experience performances that were previously limited to urban areas only. It acts as a catalyst that enhances dialogue between different communities and helps people develop a broader understanding – and hopefully, a lifelong appreciation for the industry. In addition to doing all this, it has helped in the promotion of tourism.
In other words, people associated with the art industry today are presented with a gateway to creativity that is provided with sophisticated and complex, abundant techniques. People need to improve their skills and understand these strategies well to make the most of these offers. By doing this, a person not only saves time but also saves money that can be spent on other priorities. Digital classes are also available where there is an internet connection. He can take full advantage of it while traveling. For example, if a person studies abroad and wants to get a job online, this may be a good choice. There is no reason to leave work or study while traveling.
Digital learning encourages engagement
Busyness is one of the essential concerns for any classroom. In order to reach the maximum number of students performing arts, the learning activities should be interesting. Digital learning is the best way to engage and interest students in the performing arts. Students generate interest by viewing Google Slide presentations of popular art or evaluating them using Plickers. Going live is also considered a good way to get students’ attention.
Some advantages of the organization
Internet companies make it possible to market themselves more efficiently online, including: advertising and social media. This allows a company to reduce its budget and increase revenue by making effective use of online resources
Covid-19 effects on digital education
As a result of the global closure of Covid-19, schools have closed, increasing digital learning for each sector. According to a research by Sutton Trust, 30 percent of middle-class students who are learning performing arts read live or recorded online at least once per school day, compared to 16 percent of working students.
It can be concluded that technology has brought undeniable change for every sector including performing arts industry. It provides students and teachers with access to a wealth of educational resources that inspire creativity, critical thinking, communication and collaboration. Technology in the performing arts industry to stay here. It is safe to say that technology will change the way the performing arts industry operates in 2022 and beyond.