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Physical Actors, Clowns & Puppeteers: Auditions in Russia - May 2019
Physical Actors / Clowns


The Cirque du Soleil casting team will hold auditions in Moscow and St-Petersburg (Russia), in May 2019 for the following disciplines:
 
  • Contemporary clowns
  • Physical actors 
  • Comedians
  • Contemporary mimes
  • Puppeteers
 
 
All physical types are welcome, including giants towering two meters or more, and little people measuring under one meter.

Additional skills are an asset.
 
 
Moscow: May 21

St-Petersburg: May 23-24
 
 
 
 
Men and women (18+ years old), please prepare your virtual audition including:
  1. Your resumé
  2. Two photos only (one headshot and one full-body shot)
  3. A video presentation with your name, age, general background and the reasons for your interest in joining Cirque du Soleil – max 1 min.
  4. One or two video clips, on stage or in the studio demonstrating your physical acting skills – max. 8 min. each
  5. Other videos: if you wish to show us a particular skill, now’s the time!
 
 
*** SUBMISSION DEADLINE: APRIL 29TH, 2019 ***
 
 
 
Next steps:
  • All complete profiles will be evaluated;
  • If you are selected to attend the live audition, you will receive an email invitation with additional details (and exact date of auditions).
 

Please note that:
  • Cirque du Soleil will not pay for any expenses you incur by attending the audition;
  • This is a general audition for all roles in our current shows and upcoming creations. If you successfully pass the audition, you will become part of our database of potential artists for future casting calls - we do not offer contracts at the audition.
 
 
General terms and conditions of applying online:
  1. The profile information of candidates will be used by Cirque du Soleil and its partners;
  2. By applying online, candidates who submit their material via links to demo videos agree that Casting will extract material from these links if necessary to add it to the candidate’s profile;
  3. Applications may be considered for one or more roles in all our current shows and upcoming creations.


Questions? Please click here to visit our “Help” page.
 

We can’t wait to discover your talent! Thank you for your interest in Cirque du Soleil.
 

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