May 15, 2016 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
All that Glitters Burlesque
4135 SE Gladstone St
Portland, OR 97202
Jetsetters Survival Skills @ All that Glitters Burlesque | Portland | Oregon | United States

Jetsetters Survival Skills

Tour the world and make it count! Drawing on over 30 years of experience as a performer, director, producer and & educator, Armitage Shanks shares his insights from traveling the world almost non-stop for the last 15 years, as well as his knowledge from years as a travel agent and booking manager.

If you aspire to see the world, and let your career take you there, this is the workshop for you! Going beyond the standard advice, Armitage will share with you his trade secrets for touring the world.

Topics will include:

• How to connect with producers, both national and international

• How to sell what you do

• How to create a successful tour

• Creating opportunities once you are there

• Getting asked back

• Booking the best flights

• How to get the best prices and the best seats

• Ground Transportation

• Luggage, Packing… and more packing!

• What to bring and what to bring… not.

• Flying under the radar with customs agents

• Thrive in style on a performer’s budget

90 min. $35