The Contemporary Circus Artist Course lasts two years and provides for the alternation between classroom training activities and professionalising activities, which allows students to approach the profession by participating in shows, events, productions promoted by the School’s professional partner companies.
This is the only two-year course for contemporary circus artist who issues a Specialization Certificate recognized by the Piedmont Region and the European Union.
The course includes 1200 hours for year, with compulsory attendance and will take place approximately from September 2021 to July 2023, from Monday to Friday, from 9.00 to 17.00 and on some weekends.
To participate in the selections it is necessary to be at least 18 years old (the beginning of the course is authentic), the high school diploma and the medical certificate of fitness for competitive sports.
From 12 April 2021 to 06 June 2021 it will be possible to send your application for the in-person selections. Please you should send the following documents:
1) motivation letter
2) curriculum vitae
3) copy of the qualification
4) full-figure photos
5) passport photo
6) medical certificate of fitness for competitive sports
7) copy of the identity card or passport
The procedures for sending the documents will be published on this page in the coming weeks.
Admission to the course is subject to passing the selection tests.
The selection tests will take place from 14 to 15 June 2021 in the presence – except for new provisions by the competent authorities due to a health emergency and of which timely notice will be given to the candidates – at the Cirko Vertigo Foundation, Le Serre Cultural Park, Via Tiziano Lanza 31 in Grugliasco (Turin).
In the first days of June, each candidate will receive a communication from the Foundation via e-mail, containing the date and time in which they must present themselves and the rules to follow for the anti-Covid-19 health provisions.
Selected students will have to complete their enrollment by June 25, 2021.
The selection process involves:
• Acrobatic, dance and theater tests.
• Physical preparation tests (strength, elasticity, resistance).
• Presentation of an individual artistic number (max 2 minutes), communicating first which tool will be used and if it must be made available to the school or if you use your own (the methods for sending the music will be published in a few weeks on this same page)
• Individual orientation interview: training course of the aspiring student, motivations and expectations, personal and professional targets.
The tests will take place in full compliance with the health regulations in force at the time of the selections.
Given the particular health situation, for all those who will be unable to reach our headquarters in Grugliasco, it is possible to participate remotely in the selections by sending, starting from April 12, 2021 all required documents in the seven points listed above and some videos.
The methods for sending documents and videos will be published on this page in the coming weeks. The content of the videos to be sent will also be published in a few weeks.
For any information you can write to firstname.lastname@example.org.
+39 011 07 14 488
Mayor (18 years old), high school leaving certificate, medical certificate for agonistic activities.
The admission depends on the selection test:
14 to 15 June 2021
Parco Culturale Le Serre
Via Tiziano Lanza, 31 - 10095 Grugliasco (Torino / Italy)
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