Tickets are available for the CN Series workshops at the Chicago Contemporary Circus Festival. Individual sessions are only $15 each. Or pick up a CN Ideas Pass, for access to the whole series for just $50! CLICK HERE for the full schedule and details! CLICK HERE to purchase a pass and HERE for individual tickets. There are so many reasons to come […]CONTINUE READING →
Calling all Canadian youth performers! This Fall École Nationale de Cirque, Montreal’s National Circus School, embarks on a pre-selection tour in a cross-Canada quest for talented young people between the ages of 9 and 17 from November 4 to 16. Each year the school visits close to 20 cities coast-to-coast; Moncton, Halifax, Gatineau, Val-d’Or, Amos,Trois-Rivières, […]CONTINUE READING →
Bundle up! This January Circus Now will be heading to Chicago for the first ever Chicago Contemporary Circus Festival, the first national festival in US history dedicated to elevating the perception of and promoting the artistic view of circus performance in America, to present CN Ideas, an unprecedented series of 23 professional and participatory workshops, to help educate, inspire, and connect the US circus community.
This January, Circus Now will host Speaking Circus Chicago, a four-hour long seminar for Chicago-area journalists and presenters. Through presentations and discussions with contemporary circus artists, experts, and advocates, the event will supply journalists with the tools and contexts to better understand contemporary circus in an environment of rich critical exchange.