Cirque du Soleil Open Auditions for Dancers in Las Vegas and online for singers

02/21/2014

Paid Jobs for performers – Cirque Du Soleil is seeking performers for their new and existing shows.

Dancers: Classical, contemporary and jazz – Open Auditions in Las Vegas, 2014 and  online for singers and vocalists

Cirque du Soleil or “Circus of the Sun” is a dynamic, circus, theater and performance group that has become one of the most well known touring companies on the planet. Their shows are describes as a “dramatic mix of circus arts and street entertainment”. The company is based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, but has shows touring all over the world as well as staples in Las Vegas and other cities. The shows use powerful theatrics, circus performers, acrobatics, music dance and other forms of performance art combined with elaborate costumes and makeup to create a magical, fantasy effect on stage.

The theatrical group is now holding auditions for performers who would like to join Cirque Du Soliel. Open auditions for dancers will be held in Las Vegas while singers can audition online through a self made video.

Cirque du Soleil will be holding an open casting call for dancers who are interested in joining the company. The company is currently seeking experienced classical, contemporary and Jazz dancers for existing shows and also shows that will be produced at a later date. Are you a professional dancer that has dreamed of touring the world as part of a live production? Here is your chance to audition for Cirque du Soleil, the largest touring theater companies in the world .

If you want to perform while travelling the world with one of the most recognized companies around, this may be your chance!
Check out the title cards to some of their spectacular shows:
Alegria show now casting
Totem Cirque performers and dancers wanted

Cirque du Soleil is known for extravagant sets, stunning visuals, amazing costumes and lots of acrobatics.

Cirque du Soleil is seeking professional dancers for its current shows and upcoming creations. The are also seeking to fill the role of Mr. Piggy for the Beatles Love

Mr. Piggy is a frustrated, despicable Englishman – an aristocratic traditionalist dead set against the new culture being brought on by Rock n’ Roll. He eventually partakes in the tea ritual, getting more and more sucked into the youthful revolution of love and freedom. His curiosity got the better of him and he ended up trying this “magic tea”.

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Auditions for Singers

Singers: Auditions in Las Vegas, NV, United States – April 2014

Cirque du Soleil is seeking professional singers (male and female, all voice types and styles) for live performances in its existing shows and upcoming creations. We will be hosting auditions in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States in April of 2014.

Qualifications:
Candidates must be at least 18 years old at the time of the audition;
Candidates must currently reside in Nevada, California, Utah, Arizona, Idaho or Oregon (if you do not currently live in this region, please click here to apply on line; your profile will be evaluated and you might be considered for a future audition in your area).

Interested candidates must submit:
A CV (resume)
A photo
A video demo of one song from their repertoire
A video demo of at least one piece of a Cirque du Soleil song as per the list in the following link: http://www.box.net/shared/2uucuu22o0

In order to know more about the process of auditioning for Cirque du Soleil, click here to view our video.

Important information:

All complete applications (résumé/CV, photos and video demo) will be evaluated by a talent scout from the Casting team. Only selected candidates will be contacted and will receive an email confirmation about two weeks before the audition containing all details and location.

Submission deadline: April 3, 2014.

You can go here to see more specifications on how to get your video submission in to the casting team.

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 Auditions for Dancers

The Casting team will be hosting auditions in Las Vegas, NV, USA on February 25, 2014 in the following categories:

  • Classical
  • Contemporary
  • Jazz

The audition will take place at:

The Rock Center for Dance
8210 S. Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89123
United States

All candidates must arrive at 8:00 a.m. to register (candidates that arrive after 9 a.m. will not be admitted). Auditions will begin at 9:00 a.m. and end around 4:00 p.m. We recommend you bring your own drinks and lunch to the audition.

Callback session for all dancers is on February 26, 2014, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Qualifications:
Candidates must be at least 18 years old at the time of the audition.
Important information to attend the audition:
In addition to being taught a series of challenging combinations, dancers should be prepared to perform their own 2-minute piece. Please bring music and appropriate dance attire.
Click here to download the Audition Registration Form. We ask you to complete the top part, to carefully read the second and third parts and to sign it. It is essential that you bring a printed and signed copy to the audition.
Candidates must also bring a photo and a resume;
Please note that Cirque du Soleil will not pay for any expenses incurred by candidates participating in these auditions;
This is a general audition for our current and upcoming shows. Candidates who successfully pass the audition will be entered in our database of potential artists for our next artist searches; no contracts are offered at auditions.
Since this is an open audition, DO NOT APPLY ONLINE.

For more information about the audition please send us an email at auditions.lasvegas@cirquedusoleil.com

Dancers at Cirque du soliel for Vegas

 



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