Edition 2018-2019 of CircusNext, the European platform for emerging authors in the field of contemporary circus, has entered its final stage: the 6 laureates are selected. From now on they will work on their project with support from CircusNext.
And the laureates are:
– Collectif Rafale (BE)
– Familiar Faces (NL) (picture by Tom Van Mele)
– Laura Murphy (UK)
– Mismo Nismo (SL)
– Andrea Salustri (DE)
– Joel Marti & Pablo Molina (ES)
CircusNext PLaTFoRM is the only circus project of the European Platform program. 18 partners from 12 European countries, a renewed ambition to identify the most singular emerging creators, the will to program them in Europe and beyond: CircusNext is much more than a project. It is a way to imagine and build together a European contemporary circus!
Circuscentrum (B), Espace Catastrophe (B), Circus Futures (UK), Cirqueon (CZ), Sarabanda (IT), Festival Circolo (NL), Subtopia (SE), Room 100 (HR), Cirkorama (HR), Cirkusfera (RS), Cirko (FI), Perspectives (DE), STAMP (DE), Centro Cultural Vila Flor (PT), La Brèche (FR), La Cascade (FR), La Grainerie (FR). Platform coordinator is Jeunes Talents Cirque Europe (FR).
Jeunes Talents Cirque Europe is supported by the French Ministry of Culture and Communication, the city of Paris, the regional council of Île de France, SACD and Institut Français. Circuscentrum is supported by the government of Flanders. CircusNext is co-funded by the Creative Europe Programme of the European Union.
Picture on top: Cie La Migration, one of the laureates of CircusNext 2015-2016 (c) Hippolyte Jacquottin