Performing arts is an art form where artists express themselves through the medium of their bodies- they use their vocals, facial expressions, body movements and gestures. Performing arts is a field that can be divided into three categories- Music, Dance and Drama. Dance is the rhythmic movement of the body syncing itself to background sound and music. Music, on the other hand, is the knowledge of theories, notes, and principles of singing as well as composing music. Drama is essentially the depiction of a story with the incorporation of dance, music, gestures, language, speech and facial expressions. A person aspiring to go into the field of Performing Arts has to be highly passionate about their interests as well as possess enough talent and skill to build a sustainable future. India is a country with the largest producer of films across the globe, which aids in the prospect of a future in this field with a lot of scope for aspirants. Some several universities and institutions offer courses in performance at Certificate level, Diploma level, Bachelor’s level as well as Master’s level. The minimum requirement for certificate courses is the Xth board certificate; while for diploma and bachelor’s level it is 10+2 board certificate. If one wants to study at the Master’s level, Bachelor’s degree in relevant subjects is obligatory. One can be placed in theatre groups, entertainment companies, television, as well as the film industry or work independently as freelancers.