2012 Edition

national industry 711190

Other Performing Arts Companies


This industry comprises companies or groups (except theater companies, dance companies, musical groups, and artists) primarily engaged in producing live theatrical presentations.

The immediate parent of national industry 711190 is international industry 71119: Other Performing Arts Companies

Illustrative Examples

  • Carnival traveling shows Ice skating companies Circuses
  • Magic shows

2012 NAICS Edition Cross References

  • Establishments, such as comedy clubs or nightclubs, primarily engaged in providing food and beverages for consumption on the premises and that also present live nontheatrical entertainment are classified in Subsector 722, Food Services and Drinking Places;
  • Establishments primarily engaged in organizing, promoting, and/or managing ice skating shows, circuses, and other live performing arts presentations without producing their own shows are classified in Industry Group 7113, Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events;
  • Theater companies and groups (except dance) or dinner theaters engaged in producing musicals; plays; operas; and comedy, improvisational, mime, and puppet shows are classified in Industry 711110, Theater Companies and Dinner Theaters;
  • Dance companies or groups are classified in Industry 711120, Dance Companies;
  • Freelance producers and performing artists (except musicians and vocalists) are classified in Industry 711510, Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers; and
  • Musical groups and independent musicians and vocalists are classified in Industry 711130, Musical Groups and Artists.


The NAICS editions in which this code was present are indicated below. In the event that a code was changed from the prior edition the equivalent value in that edition is provided for reference.

Edition Value
2002 711190 -
2007 711190 -
2012 711190 -
2017 711190 -

Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Mappings

  1. 7999 - Amusement and Recreation Services, Not Elsewhere Classified

Insurance Industry Mappings

The US Property and Casualty Insurance Industry may use the following classification descriptions which might encompass national industry 711190, Other Performing Arts Companies:

  1. amusement and recreation service not otherwise classified
  2. amusement circus carnival travelling company
  3. amusement device operated in connection with carnival and fair
  4. amusement device operated in connection with carnival or fair other than
  5. amusement device operator carnival or circus traveling
  6. art entertainment and recreation
  7. carnival circus or amusement device operator traveling
  8. carnival circus travelling amusement company
  9. carnival or circus company
  10. carnival or circus in tent
  11. carnival or circus in tent nfp
  12. carnival outside
  13. carnival outside nfp
  14. circus carnival travelling amusement company
  15. entertainment performed on other premises
  16. equestrian
  17. other performing art company
  18. parade
  19. parade not otherwise classified
  20. performing art company
  21. performing art spectator sport and related industry
  22. recreation not otherwise classified
  23. travelling amusement company circus carnival


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