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Circus Performers: Audition in Rio de Janeiro (Brasil) – March 2020
Athletes/Circus Performers


The Cirque du Soleil Casting team will be hosting audition for circus performers (except clowns) in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil, in March 2020.


Circus performers, are you ready to pursue a challenging and dynamic career in live entertainment? Your journey toward a Cirque du Soleil stage begins with an audition…


Audition: March 11, 2020
 


Male and female, if you are 18+ years old, please prepare your virtual audition including:
  1. A CV/resumé;
  2. One photo;
  3. Videos required (ideally put your material on a single demo of maximum 10 minutes):
  • Introduction to the camera (name, age, training, experience) in English if possible – max. 1 min.;
  • Full circus act in your main discipline, in a rehearsal space or live (make sure you are easy to identify. Please keep video editing to a minimum);
  • A demonstration of flexibility and strength including:
    • flexibility: the three splits, bridge, shoulders, pike position;
    • strength: no leg rope climb, chin-ups, picked leg lifts;
    • basic floor acrobatics (if applicable): handstand, walkovers, handsprings, standing flips.
  • A second high-level discipline or additional skills, if applicable – max. 2 min.


SUBMISSION DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 9, 2020


Important information:
  • Only complete application (with demos) will be evaluated;
  • Only selected candidates will be contacted and will receive an email to confirm their presence at the audition;
  • Artists invited to audition must bring their own equipment (apparatus, hardware…etc).
 
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.


Terms and Conditions of applying online:
  1. The profile information of candidates will be used by Cirque du Soleil and its related partners;
  2. By applying online, candidates who submit their material via a video demo link agree that Casting will extract their material from these links if needed to add it 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 click here to visit our “Help” page

Or write to catalina.aguilar@cirquedusoleil.com
 
We can’t wait to discover your talent! Thank you for your interest in Cirque du Soleil.
 

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