Working events was exhausting but, it was also a lot of fun. I have alway enjoyed feeding off the energy of crowds, it pumps me up.
Pros: it was really fun to work with the public and crowd.
Cons: the attitudes of some artist, and having to deal with the bad behavior of an attendee could be troublesome, lack of income between assignments, and having compensation difficulties was very frustrating.
My typical day involved checking in with my boss, the artist and or mgmt. at the venue. This was to better determine exactly what needed to be done, to make each days event or performance a great suggest. Most business events started in the mornings, while most artist performance were at nights.
With business event evenings were for mostly for reflecting, – more... analyzing and organizing for the function or behind the scene functions (travel, setting up, breaking downing etc. ). These duties highly affected the success of events and achieving the goals.
As with artist performances (nights normally), the day hour were mainly to maintain the artist condition (meals, appointment, rest, etc.). Making sure the artist is in peak condition for performances and for meeting their day obligations were my primary duties. – less