March 08, 2013

Check out the CLOWN LAB episodes!

Ladies and gentlemen, here’s the CLOWN LAB; a clown workshop with artists from Europe, the United States and Quebec organized by Casting team in Fall 2012. We think you'll love it!

Episode 1 of 4 : Meet the Team
Episode 2 of 4 : Getting ready
Episode 3 of 4 : Fine Tuning
Episode 4 of 4 : Showtime

February 08, 2013

ON VIDEO: Rick Tjia at World Dance Movement!

Here’s a television program by Italian channel Rai 5 about World Dance Movement! The 30 minutes program is featuring Rick Tjia, Dance Senior Artistic Talent Scout, explaining the principal elements he looks for in a dancer at Cirque du Soleil.


 Categories:  Special events | Training

October 08, 2012

Dance at Cirque du Soleil, on video!

Dance is an intrinsic part of our world, from hip-hop to classical ballet, contemporary dance to break dancing. Dance is an anatomical, poetic and physical art form that sets emotions in motion.

October 08, 2012

Auditions across the globe

Constantly seeking out new talent, we organize auditions all over the world every year! In the coming months, scouts will namely be seeking out talent in the United States, India, South Korea, Austria, Germany, Scotland and Iceland. Want to know how auditions work at Cirque? Here is a montage of many clips from athletic, acrobatic and stage performers auditions.
 Categories:  Auditions | Artists | Scouting | Training

October 05, 2012

Steven and Chris behind the scenes of Amaluna!

Steven and Chris from CBC Television had a ball visiting the artistic tent of Amaluna!

They met the Artistic Director and many talented performers from our newest show!

Watch this funny video right here!

 Categories:  Training | Media coverage

September 24, 2012

Curious on how Cirque du Soleil scouts talent?

Curious on how Cirque du Soleil scouts talent? Learn more by watching this video about Krista Monson, Director of Casting in Las Vegas. (Courtesy of CNN International)

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April 06, 2012

Supporting Athletes and Acrobats at CIRQUE DU SOLEIL


In this video, you will learn everything you need to know about the support that athletes and acrobats receive from our wide range of experts during their training at the international headquarters in Montreal.

September 08, 2011



Watch this video of parkour specialists Vincent Deplanche and James Stewart who are now training for Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour, a new Cirque du Soleil show that opens in October 2011. Learn more about their discipline, their career transition and their life at our international headquarters in Montreal.

August 24, 2011

Raj Bhavsar Blogs on New Life in Cirque, Part 2

Blogging from Los Angeles, world and Olympic medalist Raj Bhavsar describes his new life in Cirque du Soleil, which begins its newest show, "IRIS: A Journey Through the World of Cinema," Sept. 25 at the Kodak Theatre. Pictured: Bhavsar hits a handstand in LA's Runyon Canyon Park near the Kodak Theatre.`

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July 20, 2011

Husker gymnast now performing in Macau

Kathryn Howard ran off and joined the circus. With her college gymnastics eligibility exhausted, the All-American performer was finishing her advertising degree at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln when she got a call from Cirque du Soleil, the Canada-based circus company with shows on six continents.

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