Newsletter | January 8, 2020


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Good news for expatriates !

October 21, 2019

Since October 17, Emploi-Québec's criteria have been loosened! Temporary foreign workers, established in Quebec, who hold an open or closed work holiday permit are now eligible for the subsidized rate for training and the Skills-Career and Training Support programs.

Unfortunately, asylum seekers, full-time students and foreign workers participating in the Seasonal Agricultural Workers Program are still not eligible.


Welcome Paola!

October 16, 2019

We are pleased to present Paola Dugit-Gros who has been part of the En Piste team for more than 2 months. She replaces Amélie Primeau-Bureau as the Administrative and Member Services Assistant.

Do not hesitate to contact her for any information or simply, to welcome her;)

Contact information
Paola Dugit-Gros, Administrative and Membership Services Assistant
514-529-1183 #121


The team grows!

October 16, 2019

En Piste has initiated a major digital shift and welcomes a new employee in his team to support this shift. Valérie Bineau thus occupies the new position of Assistant Communications and Digital Strategies.

After completing her Bachelor's degree in Communications at UQÀM, acquiring experience in audiovisual production at and working as Program Assistant Quebec Without Borders, she joined En Piste to develop and optimize communication tools that will serve our members as well as to the circus community!

To communicate with her:

Contact information
Valérie Bineau


Circus news

Donate happily, so that the dream is everywhere!

October 16, 2019

Clown Sans Frontières is looking for used circus equipment for a group of circus artists in Haiti that they have been supporting for many years.

Bowling, unicyles, diabolos, wick for fire club, rola bola, makeup, they take everything!

Give a second life to your circus equipment and support a circus team in Haiti!

Montreal people, they move to pick up your equipment

514-495-1287 | contact@clownssansfrontiè | 105, rue Ontario Est


TOHU presents Humans

October 16, 2019

TOHU will present the Humans show from November 5th to 10th of the famous Australian company Circa. In his innovative interpretation of contemporary circus, under the direction of Yaron Lifschitz, Circa admirably blurs the boundaries between movement, dance, theater and circus.

En Piste members receive 20% off performances.



The Diamond presents Per Te

October 16, 2019

The Compagnia Finzi Pasca at the Diamond

From October 30th to November 1st, The Diamond presents Per Te of the Compagnia Finzi Pasca. Halfway between circus and theater, Per Te portrays in a poetic, musical and sensory way the imaginary world of a woman who has disappeared too soon. Created by Daniele Finzi Pasca, also known for his creations with Éloize and Cirque du Soleil, the show is dedicated to his spouse, who died in 2016. A dazzling hymn to life and love.

Meeting with Daniele Finzi Pasca at the Diamond

On October 28th at 7pm, the public is invited to an exceptional meeting with the founder of the Compagnia Finzi Pasca, which will be led by the Director General and Diamond Programming, Bernard Gilbert.


A first in Paris : Machine de cirque

October 16, 2019

A first in Paris

The show Circus Machine will be presented for the very first time in Paris: La Scala Paris (19 October to 3 November) and the legendary Olympia (7 December) will host the production. These performances are part of a busy European autumn tour with more than thirty performances.

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