Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation Industry
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Industry Analysis


The Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation sector includes a wide range of establishments that operate facilities or provide services to meet varied cultural, entertainment, and recreational interests of their patrons. This sector comprises (1) establishments that are involved in producing, promoting, or participating in live performances, events, or exhibits intended for public viewing; (2) establishments that preserve and exhibit objects and sites of historical, cultural, or educational interest; and (3) establishments that operate facilities or provide services that enable patrons to participate in recreational activities or pursue amusement, hobby, and leisure-time interests. Some establishments that provide cultural, entertainment, or recreational facilities and services are classified in other sectors. Excluded from this sector are: (1) establishments that provide both accommodations and recreational facilities, such as hunting and fishing camps and resort and casino hotels are classified in Subsector 721, Accommodation; (2) restaurants and night clubs that provide live entertainment in addition to the sale of food and beverages are classified in Subsector 722, Food Services and Drinking Places; (3) motion picture theaters, libraries and archives, and publishers of newspapers, magazines, books, periodicals, and computer software are classified in Sector 51, Information; and (4) establishments using transportation equipment to provide recreational and entertainment services, such as those operating sightseeing buses, dinner cruises, or helicopter rides, are classified in Subsector 487, Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation.

Industry Activities

Broadway theaters
Burlesque companies
Comedy troupes
Community theaters
Dinner theaters

Geographic Segmentation

See where the Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation industry is concentrated geographically and research companies by financials and key corporate data.
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation Companies in this Country/Region:
Top Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation Companies:
$1,112,906.61M | United Kingdom
$680,642.50M | United Arab Emirates
$103,564.00M | United States
$69,812.96M | Switzerland
$65,388.00M | United States
$61,913.47M | United Kingdom
$46,658.29M | United States
$40,664.91M | United States
$35,469.90M | Switzerland
$34,021.00M | United States
Movers And Shakers
E Cantle, Chief Executive Officer at Nottingham City Council
Anita, Administrator at XTREME BODY FITNESS
Klaus Christian Engberg, Branch Manager at Man Energy Solutions, Filial af Man Energy Solutions Se, Tyskland
Brian L Roberts, Chairman of the Board and President and Chief Executive Officer at Comcast Corporation

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