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Instrumentalists: Auditions in Budapest (Hungary) – May 2019 – Apply Now!
Instrumentalists


The Cirque du Soleil Casting team will hold auditions in Budapest (Hungary) in May of 2019 for Professional Instrumentalists with stage experience and versatility.
 

 
We will prioritize the following categories of instrumentalists (in all styles):
  • Multi-instrumentalists (for example: cello+keyboard, accordion+keyboard, saxophone+keyboard, guitar+keyboard, saxophone+guitar+keyboard, others)
  • Stringed instrumentalists (plucked and bowed instruments)
  • Bandleaders (keyboard, electric bass, drums, guitar)
  • Wind instrumentalists (brass, woodwind)
  • Percussionists
  • Multi-disciplinary artists (instrumentalists/actors, instrumentalists/dancers, instrumentalists/acrobats, instrumentalists/singers)
 
 
Required qualifications:
  • 18 years old and older
  • Male or female
  • Professional and versatile musician
  • Good stage experience
  • Ability to sing an asset
  • Excellent improvisation skills
  • Ability to blend together a variety of genres and styles
  • Willingness to work on a touring show


Must currently reside in Hungary, Croatia, Czech Republic, Austria, Serbia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Montenegro, Slovakia, Slovenia.
(If you do not currently live in these countries, please click here; your profile will be evaluated and you might be considered for a future audition in your area).  

 

Interested candidates must apply online and submit:
  1. A CV (resume)
  2. A photo
  3. A list of instruments played
  4. A video demo of their performance (YouTube links, personal website, etc.)
 
 
In order to see more about instrumentalists at Cirque du Soleil, click here to view our video.
 
 

Important informations:
  • Only complete applications (résumé/CV + video demo) will be evaluated
  • Only selected candidates will be contacted and will receive an email to confirm their presence


*** SUBMISSION DEADLINE: AS SOON AS POSSIBLE, PLACES ARE LIMITED ***
 
 


Please note that:
  • Cirque du Soleil will not pay for any expenses incurred by candidates attending this audition
  • This is a general audition for all roles in our current shows and upcoming creations
  • Candidates who successfully pass the audition will become part of our database of potential artists for future casting calls - we do not offer contracts at the audition
 
 
 Terms and Conditions of applying online:
  1. The profile information of candidates will be used by Cirque du Soleil and its related partners
  2. Candidates who submit their material via a video demo link agree that Casting will extract their material from these links if needed to add the material to the candidate’s profile
  3. Applications may be considered for one or more roles in all our shows in performance and in creation
 

Questions? Please write to Charles.St-Onge@cirquedusoleil.com           


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

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