Selection 2023

Applications are now closed.


Step 1 • National Preselections
The national juries (composed of professionals and local artists) meet to study the applications received in each country. Each national jury is free to choose as many projects as it wishes for the 2nd step of selection.
Applications for the call for projects are now closed. After 119 applications received, 36 projects from 14 countries have been selected in this first step.
Step 2 • European Preselections
November 14 & 15, 2022
The European Preselection takes place in Paris: all members of the circusnext Platform meet to select a maximum of 12 shortlisted projects from the 36 projects selected during the 1st stage. The shortlisted projects will be announced on November 18.
Step 3 • Selection Week
May 15 to 20, 2023
The 12 shortlisted projects are presented on the stage of the Théâtre de la Cité internationale (Paris) to professionals and the artistic jury during the Selection Week. The artistic Jury will then select the 4 2023 circusnext laureates.
To discover the members of the artistic jury, click here.
SAVE THE DATE · The 4 laureates projects will perform for the general public on May 25 & 26, 2023 at the Théâtre de la Cité internationale. 


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