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 711510 Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers

This industry comprises independent (i.e., freelance) individuals primarily engaged in performing in artistic productions, in creating artistic and cultural works or productions, or in providing technical expertise necessary for these productions. This industry also includes athletes and other celebrities exclusively engaged in endorsing products and making speeches or public appearances for which they receive a fee.

Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--

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Corresponding Index Entries
7115107115107929Actors, independent
7115107115107929Actresses, independent
7115107115108999Animated cartoon artists, independent
7115107115108999Announcers, independent radio and television
7115107115108999Art restorers, independent
7115107115108999Artists (except commercial, musical), independent
7115107115108999Artists (i.e., painters), independent
7115107115108999Authors, independent
7115107115107929Ballet dancers, independent
7115107115108999Cameramen, independent (freelance)
7115107115108999Cartoonists, independent
7115107115108999Celebrity spokespersons, independent
7115107115107929Choreographers, independent
7115107115108999Cinematographers, independent
7115107115107929Comedians, independent
7115107115108999Composers, independent
7115107115108999Conservators, independent
7115107115107922Costume designers, independent theatrical
7115107115107929Dancers, independent
711510711510 Directors (i.e., film, motion picture, music, theatrical), independent
7115107115107819Directors, independent motion picture
7115107115108999Directors, independent music
7115107115108999Disc jockeys, independent
7115107115107929Entertainers, independent
7115107115107929Ethnic dancers, independent
7115107115107929Film actors, independent
7115107115107819Film producers, independent
7115107115107929Folk dancers, independent
7115107115108999Ghost writers, independent
7115107115107929Interpretive dancers, independent
7115107115107929Jazz dancers, independent
7115107115107383Journalists, independent (freelance)
7115107115107819Lighting technicians, theatrical, independent
7115107115107929Magicians, independent
7115107115108999Models, independent
7115107115107819Motion picture directors, independent
7115107115107819Motion picture producers, independent
7115107115108999Motivational speakers, independent
7115107115108999Music arrangers, independent
7115107115107929Music directors, independent
7115107115107383Newspaper columnists, independent (freelance)
7115107115108999Orchestra conductors, independent
7115107115108999Painters (i.e., artists), independent
7115107115108999Painting restorers, independent
7115107115107929Performers (i.e., entertainers), independent
7115107115107929Performing artists, independent
7115107115108999Photo journalists, independent (freelance)
7115107115108999Photographers, independent artistic
7115107115108999Playwrights, independent
7115107115108999Poets, independent
7115107115108999Political cartoonists, independent
7115107115107929Producers, independent
7115107115108999Radio commentators, independent
7115107115107929Record producers, independent
7115107115108999Recording technicians, independent
7115107115107383Reporters, independent (freelance)
7115107115107922Scenery designers, independent theatrical
7115107115108999Screenplay writers, independent
7115107115108999Script writers, independent
7115107115108999Sculptors, independent
7115107115108999Set designers, independent theatrical
7115107115108999Sketch artists, independent
7115107115108999Song writers, independent
7115107115108999Speakers, independent
7115107115107819Special effect technicians, independent
7115107115108999Sports announcers, independent
7115107115108999Stage set (e.g., concert, motion picture, television) erecting and dismantling, i
7115107115107929Standup comedians, independent
7115107115107929Storytellers, independent
7115107115107699Taxidermists, independent
7115107115108999Technical writers, independent
7115107115107922Television producers, independent
7115107115108999Wildlife artists, independent
7115107115108999Writers of advertising copy, independent
7115107115108999Writers, independent (freelance)