“ SHIFT ” (Working Title), is a new kind of fundraising performance for a new kind of circus: innovative, integrative, and interactive. Premiering November 2018 at PNCA, SHIFT is a week-long collaborative event series which seeks to change the conversation around philanthropy; blend the genres of visual & performing arts; and dissolve the barriers between street kids, wealthy patrons, budding young philanthropists, and artists.
The Circus Project is Seeking Professional:
Taiko Drummers ~ Hip Hop Dancers ~ Break Dancers ~ Indian Dancers ~ African Dancers ~ Native American Dancers & Drummers ~ Butoh Artists ~ Rappers ~ Spoken Word Artists ~ Acrobats ~ FreeRunners ~ Physical Theatre Artists ~ Clown/Buffoon Artists ~ Multi-Disciplinary Circus Artists +
We are particularly seeking artists interested in expanding their personal repertoire and artistic community through a process in which professionals come together as learners to co-create as a diverse ensemble through a rich, extensive rehearsal process.
Performance Director: Noah Veil (DreamAwake Productions)
Circus Trainer: Russ Stark (Cirque du Soleil & ARC in Movement)
Choreographer: Alicia Cutaia (Body Vox & ARC in Movement)
Artistic Director: Jenn Cohen (Circus Project)
Deadline to submit initial materials: October 22, 2017
The Circus Project Performance Troupe books per gig in order to hire the best artist for the event or show. Accomplished circus performers with a contemporary aesthetic are encouraged to submit videos along with contact information and/or website to be considered to email@example.com