This Feb 2019 CaPT News includes National and International updates on the sector.
Wrap up – Circus & Beyond: Arts Workers Forum in Sydney, Jan 2019
TNA attended the two-and-a-half day event which brought together the professional and youth circus sectors for discussion, debate, provocation and collaboration. Read the wrap up.
20 Feb – Chookas and Chats: Circus Performers Meetup, Adelaide Fringe
Free event for emerging to established circus artists. Facilitated by working artists, this is a chance to imagine, plan and connect, not an arts market! No bookings. Presented by South Australian Circus Centre with support from TNA. Dates: 20 Feb & 6 Mar, 3pm – 4pm at Fringe Club, Adelaide.
10-14 Jun – Open Call: Residency for Contemporary Circus Artists, Münster, Germany
The research project Zirkus | Wissenschaft invites applications for contemporary circus artists. Offering the chance to develop new work in collaboration with the students from the University of Münster. Open to artists interested in dramaturgical reflections. Apply by 15 Feb 2019. More info here.
15 Feb – Women’s Circus seeking board member
Women’s Circus are looking for an individual who is attracted to the mission and values of the organisation. Applicants must also possess one or more of the following skills: Accounting (ideally CA or CPA); Financial management; Not for Profit treasurer experience. Applications close 15 Feb. More info.
2019 Australian Circus Festival – Professional Performers
Deadline for applications extended. Held from 25 Nov – 1 Dec 2019 at Hudsons Circus, Brisbane, QLD. Read more here.