Foreign Organizations

  • Founded with support from Cirque du Soleil in 2013, the Asian Social Circus Association connects and empowers youth art-based organizations (social, community, and for-profit) in Asia.

  • Femmes du Feu is a contemporary circus and dance company based in Toronto, run by Holly Treddenick and Sabrina Pringle. Our mandate is to develop, explore, and promote contemporary circus and to build new audiences for this upcoming genre. Femmes du Feu creates work that blurs the boundaries between circus arts and contemporary dance.

  • The North American Circus Competition is a prestigious event hosted next in 2014 in Toronto.

    With eyes set on becoming the continent’s most recognized competition, this will be an event for the artists, run by those who are and understand the needs of artists, and judged by qualified and unbiased industry professionals.

  • Momentum Aerial & Acrobatic Troupe is Winnipeg’s premiere aerial circus arts performance company, offering aerial choreography on silks, hoop, trapeze, rope, slings, and harness for gala events and full-scale original productions. 

  • Master teacher, Sigfrido Aguilar founded the Research Studio of Pantomime Theater in 1972. His distinct method for creating physical theater, Pantomime-Theatre, is a playful, organic process. Each individual performer can integrate it with their own experience, achieving a unique comic sense and style.

  • Katharine Kavanagh is a UK-based circus explorer who runs critical review site.