Circus Nexus

Emerging Artists Program

Circus Nexus is offering 4 emerging circus artists a paid opportunity to develop a new circus act and perform in their upcoming production on the 9, 10, 11 Sept.


Opportunity Details

Closing Date

Sep 12, 2022





Emerging Artists Program 2022

Circus Nexus (Melbourne) is offering four emerging circus artists the opportunity to develop a new circus act and perform in thier upcoming production on the 9th, 10th, and 11th of September. The Emerging Artists Program aims are to support the transition from student to professional or the development of a new discipline and act for a professional circus artist. Emerging artists will work collaboratively with Circus Nexus on the creation of Septembers production which, will also feature the Circus Nexuses performance Troupe. Individuals, duos and small ensembles are all welcome to apply.


Circus Nexus proudly supports and promotes diversity in circus and encourages people from diverse backgrounds to apply. 


The Emerging Artists Program is offering participants the following support.


      6 weeks free rehearsal space at Circus Nexus

      $1,500 performance fee

      $1,000 creation budget for a choreographer/director of your choice

      Professional promotional material from the performances

      Creative, administrative, and technical support from Circus Nexus

      Free attendance to any Circus Nexus classes


To apply please email an EOI and answer the following questions to Jeremy at Applications will be processed as they come in so don’t miss out.


1.    Tell us about your performance history and what and you would like to perform?

2.    Who would you like to work with on your act?

3.    Please send us a bio that we could use for promotional proposes.


Successful applicants will be expected to perform at all three performances and be available for technical rehearsals and media calls two weeks prior to the performances.