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Call for candidates: Grands Rendez-vous...
The Ministère des Relations internationales et de la Francophonie (MRIF) and Wallonie-Bruxelles International (WBI) have launched a call for candidates for the 3rd Grands Rendez-vous[...]
Circus training on TV for La Semaine des 4 Julie!
Rosalie Vaillancourt, comedian and reporter for La Semaine des 4 Julie, challenged herself to learn trapeze in just a few hours. It was Guillaume Blais who had the privilege of giving her this[...]
La Nuit du Cirque will shine for 3 days on the...
Carried by Territoires de Cirque, this second Nuit du Cirque was to be held over 3 days on November 13, 14 and 15, 2020 in more than 100 venues and 260 shows or events. Instead, it will shine for 3[...]
The spleen of performers
"If the whole world is turned upside down, one sector is hit hard by the current pandemic is the performing arts. In an already precarious environment, the health crisis has amplified the insecurity,[...]
Cocktail Cirquantique @Home
Don't miss the 3rd edition of Cocktail Cirquantique @Home on Sunday, November 15 at 6.30 pm and 8.30 pm. 7 artists, 2 shows, online ! Starring: Daïna Michaud, Camélia Michaud, Mélodie Martin[...]
Building a more inclusive Canada
"The Honourable Bardish Chagger, Minister of Diversity and Inclusion and Youth, highlights 13 anti-racism projects in British Columbia that address systemic barriers faced by racialized[...]
Cirque du Soleil sells land
"Cirque du Soleil has just disposed of a 200,000 square-foot lot strategically located along the A40 highway in Montreal for the princely sum of $4.5 million. Left abandoned, the unpaved land was[...]
Cirque Hors Piste: 2020 Bell Cause pour la cause...
Cirque Hors Piste, a national leader in social circus established in Montreal since 1995, has been selected as a 2020 Bell Cause pour la cause recipient. Social circus allows us to listen to the[...]
Assistance in support of Quebec shows...
As previously announced on October 2, thanks to an additional $50 million in funding from the Government of Quebec as part of the Economic Recovery Plan for Culture, the Conseil des arts et lettres[...]
Red-zone restrictions prolonged until November 23...
"After hinting for weeks that public health restrictions in COVID-19 red zones might continue past the end of October, Quebec Premier François Legault has announced they will be prolonged into[...]
Lèche-vitrine: a new one-off initiative in...
"Like all performing artists, Gen Morin and Antoine Carabinier Lépine can no longer practice their profession "in person" since the beginning of the pandemic. The two members of Cirque Alfonse have[...]
MICC's circus coffee hours at CINARS Web
The International Market of Contemporary Circus (MICC) will have a virtual stand at the CINARS Web online market. Stop by from November 9 to 13 to experience their all-new circus coffee hours, a[...]