1. Market Research
  2. > Tourism and Leisure
  3. > Leisure Market Trends
  4. > Performing Art

Art Business: Key Trends & Latest Statistics

  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
2 votes

Performing Arts Industry Analysis

Performing arts (part of the leisure industry) are forms of the arts in which artists use their facial expression, voice and body language to communicate, generally in front of a live audience. Important functions in this industry include producing and presenting the performances and organizing, managing and promoting them. Managing and representing entertainers and providing artistic, creative and technical skills are also important performing arts businesses.

Key Market Segments

The major sectors within the performing arts industry are music, dance and drama.

Music performances include pop, jazz, classical instrumental and vocal, including opera. Of these, live music concerts are popular in most parts of the world. For instance in the USA more than 25 million people attend live music concerts each year. Other cities like Paris, Tokyo and London host more than 350 live music venues each.

Dance comes in various forms including ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, classical etc. One or more of these forms together play a key or a supporting role in commercial and subsidized theatre such as London’s West End musicals, opera, film, live music, corporate events, variety shows and many more. The widespread use of dance in various forms makes it a well-accepted art form and for this reason the UK, for example, has more than 200 dance companies.

Drama, another popular performing art, is typically designed for theatrical performance. Major cities like New York and Paris can have more than 400 theatres. The urban Asian population also supports significant levels of theatre-based drama; Tokyo, for instance, has more than 200 theatres.

Regional Market Shares

The key geographies for the performing arts industry are the USA, Europe and Asia.

The USA performing arts industry includes more than 8000 related companies and employs more than 120,000 people, not including the large numbers of self-employed artists. The industry includes theater companies, opera and dance companies, musical groups and individual artists, and circuses. More than 75 million people in the USA express interest in theatre, according to Statista. The Lyric Opera of Chicago, the Metropolitan Opera Association and The San Francisco Ballet are some of the major live performing arts companies in the USA.

Theatre, live music and modern and classical dance are all popular forms of the performing arts in Europe. Concerts and music festivals generate most revenue for this industry in this region, which is also the locale of the most-attended international festivals. For example, over 20 million people attend live musical events in the UK. La Scala in Milan and The Vienna State Opera in Vienna are some of the best known opera and ballet houses and companies, while The Royal Shakespeare Company, The Globe Theatre in London and Paris theatre companies such as La Comédie-Française are world-famous.

Read more ยป

Share
24/7 Customer Support

Talk to Sam

+1 718 473 0872

1-10 of about 600 reports

Global Performing Art Industry

  • January 2014
    12 pages
  • Art Dealer  

  • France  

    Australia  

View report >

Performing Art Industry in the US and the UK

  • July 2016
    6 pages
  • Performing Art  

  • United States  

    United Kingdom  

View report >

Performing Art Industry in France and Europe

  • January 2015
    42 pages
  • France  

    Europe  

View report >

Performing Art Industry in Japan

  • October 2014
    29 pages
  • Japan  

    South Korea  

    Asia  

View report >

Performing Art Forecast Statistics in the UK and France

  • October 2014
    15 pages
  • United Kingdom  

    France  

    Canada  

View report >

Performing Art Industry in Italy

  • October 2015
    7 pages
  • Performing Art  

    Art Business  

    Art Sale  

  • Italy  

    United States  

    Europe  

View report >

Performing Art Markets in the UK

  • March 2016
    74 pages
  • Performing Art  

  • United Kingdom  

    Europe  

View report >

Performing Art Industry in Russia

  • June 2016
    7 pages
  • Performing Art  

  • Russian Federat...  

View report >

Performing Art Industry in Nepal and India

  • March 2014
    6 pages
  • Performing Art  

  • Nepal  

    India  

    Asia  

View report >

Search in Performing Art Industry (About 600 reports)
Parent industry: Leisure
Related industries: Gambling, Amusement and Theme Park, Toy and Game, Sport, Sporting Goods, Sporting Facility, Musical Instrument, Marijuana, Motion Pictures and Movie, DVD, Blu Ray, Book Publishing, Music

About 200 reports

Purchase Reports From Reputable Market Research Publishers
(From $ 75 - $ 3 047)

Dance Studios & Halls Lines World Report

Dance Studios & Halls Lines World Report

  • $ 3 047
  • Industry report
  • June 2016
  • by PureData

DANCE STUDIOS & HALLS LINES WORLD REPORT The Dance Studios & Halls Lines World Report gives Market Consumption / Products / Services for over 200 countries by 6 to 10-Digit NAICS Product Codes by 3 Time ...

Miscellaneous Performing Arts Companies Lines World Rep ...

June 2016 $ 3 047

Miscellaneous Performing Arts Companies World Report

June 2016 $ 3 047

Fine Arts Schools World Report

June 2016 $ 3 047

Fine Arts School Lines World Report

June 2016 $ 3 047

Dance Companies World Report

June 2016 $ 3 047

Performing Arts Companies Miscellaneous Lines World Rep ...

June 2016 $ 3 047

Dance School Lines World Report

June 2016 $ 3 047

Opera Company Lines World Report

June 2016 $ 3 047

Promoters Of Performing Arts, Sports & Lines World Repo ...

June 2016 $ 3 047

ReportLinker simplifies how Analysts and Decision Makers get industry data for their business.