Being able to give someone an opportunity to open up and talk can be a small step to supporting someone’s mental health or with a potential creative collaborator. Listening skills are useful and transferable but is a generous act that requires energy. Here are some tips before you start lending your ears.
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Community and mental health support with a focus on multiple-language services within the Greater Toronto Area.
In recent years, there has been more visibility for trans people with celebrities such as Laverne Cox, Elliot Page, Demi Lovato and shows like Pose getting more media attention. It has led to more diverse castings and opportunities for trans artists. At the same time, there are still barriers faced by many of us in the arts sector, such as finding appropriate opportunities, mentors, casting agents, photographers, and producers. This is not to mention the gender disparity that still exists in the arts. Combining years of experience of attending various artist development programs and trans led mentorships, here are some tips that I have gathered that helped me in the early stages of my career that may prove useful to you.
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