June 23, 2011

Bhavsar Blogs on New Life in Cirque du Soleil

"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," next month at the Kodak Theatre." (...)

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April 13, 2011

A day in the life of Raj Bhavsar, artist on IRIS

Watch this video of former USA Olympian and NCAA All-Around Champion Raj Bhavsar talking about his post-competitive career transition at Cirque du Soleil.
March 04, 2011

Dance workshop in Las Vegas in March 2011

Experience a Cirque du Soleil dance workshop led by Artistic Talent Scout Giulio Scatola.

Learn more about what we're looking for through:

Contemporary and Jazz Combinations
Acting and Team Building Exercices

Sunday, March 27 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m
Monday, March 28 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m

For more information and to register please email: therockcenter@gmail.com

 Categories:  Training | Artists | Special events

February 28, 2011

Clowns and Physical Actors at Cirque du Soleil from a Casting point of view


Here's our most recent video! Everything (well almost...) you always wanted to know about Clowns and Physical Actors at Cirque du Soleil but were afraid to ask. Starring, among others, Daniel Passer, Wayne Wilson, Pippo Crotti, and Gordon White.

 Categories:  Artists | Auditions | Shows | Training

February 09, 2011

Interview with Kevin & Andrew Atherton


Watch this video of Kevin and Andrew Atherton interviewed at Cirque du Soleil's international headquarters. The former British gymnasts are training for IRIS, a new Cirque du Soleil show that will be presented at the Kodak Theatre later this year. This is Kevin and Andrew's second creation with the company.

December 16, 2010

Moving on after the Olympics

Watch this video of gymnast Raj Bhavsar, courtesy of the Houston Chronicle

 Categories:  Artists | Media coverage | Training

August 23, 2010

Singing with Cirque

Nicola Dawn, currently on tour with Saltimbanco, shares with Voice Council Magazine and vocalists what it is like to sing in Cirque du Soleil.

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August 23, 2010


2004 & 2008 US Olympian Raj Bhavsar shares his recent news with GYMNASTIKE at the 2010 Visa Championships

March 08, 2010

Meet Cirque Du Soleil Celebrity Cowboy Will Roberts

SOP & Newsblaze Columnist Robert Paul Reyes interviews fellow SOP & Newsblaze contributor, and world-renowned celebrity, Will Roberts, "America's Favorite Cowboy Humorist."

Roberts is the country's preeminent Will Rogers Tribute Artist, he produces an audio podcast and a political humor column "Will Says" in several syndicated newspapers around the world.

Roberts dream has come true after 27 years of blood, sweat and lots of hard work as he is now a cowboy performer in the new Cirque Du Soleil show "Viva Elvis".

February 16, 2010

Not the Same Old Shpeel

Dance Magazine features Banana Shpeel Choreographer Jared Grimes in the February issue.