Audition 2021

Audition procedure

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The auditions will take place in Tilburg, Netherlands, from 25th to 27th May 2021. The deadline to complete the online application form is 23rd April 2021. Only selected candidates are invited to the physical audition in Tilburg. Candidates will receive pre-selections results on 30th April 2021.

What can you expect from the audition?

The audition consists of one pre-selection and three rounds (divided over three audition days).


Pre-selection is organized via the online application form. Candidates must complete the online form, which includes a video. The video must contain:

Introduction video (max. 1:30 min)

In this video we want to know:

  • Who you are (First and Last Name)?
  • Where do you live and your Nationality(ies)?
  • What is your background? (Circus school, gymnastic, dance, theater)?
  • Do you have the required diploma to join a bachelor's program?
  • Which discipline do you want to do at ACAPA?
  • What is your motivation to join ACAPA?

Only selected candidates will be invited to the physical auditions in Tilburg (25th to 27th May 2021).

Candidates will receive the invitation to the physical audition on 30th April 2021.

Training/Performing video in your circus discipline. (max. 3:00 min)

We would like to receive a recent video. If you are presenting in the video a different discipline that you would like to do at ACaPA, please inform us in the introduction video.

The Introduction Video and the Training/Performing videos need to be combined in one video via a link on YouTube or Vimeo. The video shouldn’t be password protected.

Audition : (25th to 27th May 2021 in Tilburg)

The audition consists of three rounds divided over three audition days. After each round, a selection of candidates is made. The audition contains the following activities:

  • Individual act (max. 3 min.)
  • Acrobatics
  • Physical test
  • Individual motivation talk
  • Circus classes
  • Theatre
  • Dance
  • Medical examination

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