If you’ve ever gone to a Cirque du Soleil show and walked away thinking “Hey! I could do that!” Now is your chance! Auditions are being held for a BRAND NEW SHOW in development. Cirque du Soleil is looking for a Mime or physical actor to play a non-speaking role. If you’re interested check out the requirements below!
Tall, slim man
Plays the piano
Height 6’00” (1.83 cm) and up
Ability to portray character’s traits
Extensive training and professional experience in mime or physical acting
Piano skills, a strong asset
Experience working with or comfortable performing alongside kids between 10 and 12 years of age
Be available starting November 2019 for a minimum of two years.
If you meet the above requirements, please submit an application. To include in your application:
A CV/resumé (including years of training and professional experience, height, weight, date of birth, citizenship, etc.)
2 photos (one headshot and one full-length photo)
A maximum one-minute presentation (slate) to the camera in English: tell us your name, your age, your city of residence, general background and your reasons for wanting to join Cirque du Soleil
1 video (maximum 5 minutes) of a physical acting performance on stage or in a studio
1 video about any other skill that you may have (maximum – 3 minutes).
Submission deadline: November 27, 2018.
All complete profiles (including a resumé/CV, photos and video demo) will be evaluated by a talent scout from the Casting team.
Only selected candidates will be contacted.
General terms and conditions of applying online:
The profile information of candidates will be used by Cirque du Soleil and its partners.
The material submitted by candidates will not be returned and may be destroyed by the Casting team.
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.
Applications may also be considered for one or more roles in all our current shows and upcoming creations.
If you think you fit the bill, you can apply by creating an account and submitting the required resume/cv here. Bon Chance!