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The Cirque du Soleil Casting team is seeking:
- a female circus performer specialising in aerial disciplines, for a new creation that will be premiere in May 2019.
Location: Hangzhou, China
*** DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: IMMEDIATELY ***
Cirque du Soleil presents live shows that combine, in an innovative way, acrobatics, theatre, dance, music and singing. Presented under Big Tops, in theatres or arenas, our 22 shows and original special events are all unique experiences.
Character traits of the role:
- Female of Asian heritage
- 18 years old and more.
- Ability to act and portray a main character
- High level of performance as an aerial circus performer
- Willingness to perform in an aerial duo with a male partner
- Excellent physical condition
- Strong stage presence
- Good understanding of English
- Willing to relocate to Hangzhou, China
- No fear of heights
- Ability to work as part of a team with a desire to contribute to a new creation
- Your CV/Resumé
- Two pictures (headshot + bodyshot)
- Video excerpts of the following elements:
- a one-minute maximum presentation to the camera: tell us your name, general background and the reasons for your interest in joining Cirque du Soleil
- a recent performance or rehearsal footage in which we can see you performing your main aerial discipline
- a demonstration of any special or unique talents you may have (dance, acrobatics, circus arts, sport, singing, music, etc.)
- Only complete profiles (must include video demo) will be evaluated;
- 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 Casting;
- 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 be considered for one or more roles in all our current shows and upcoming creations.
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Questions? Please email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
source: Cirque Du Soleil Casting Facebook