Cirque du Soleil celebrates 30 years

Three decades ago, Cirque du Soleil was the dream of a small community of travelling performers in Quebec, Canada who would do anything to share their love of the circus. The family has grown since then and now includes ...

NICA Showcase 2014 – ROUGE et BLANC

Solo acts, a singing MC and circus spectacles that will keep you on the edge of your seat, form part of the annual Circus Showcase at the National Institute of Circus Arts (NICA) in Prahran from 2 – 5 July. This ye...

Circus Under My Bed

Direct from a sell-out season at Sydney Opera House, and performed by the young artists (aged 9 – 19) of Australia’s world famous youth circus, Flying Fruit Fly Circus – this unforgettable show is a stage exp...

Circus Oz extends its creative activities

With over 35 years of experience and an extraordinary ensemble of multi-talented performers taking its contemporary circus show to the international stage, Circus Oz continues to extend its creative activities across a r...

Funding secures NICA’s future

The National Institute of Circus Arts (NICA) has secured an historic $12.9 million funding agreement from the Australian Government’s Office for the Arts. The new four-year funding agreement locks in Commonwealth support...

NICA announces auditions for 2014

From Cirque du Soleil to King Kong The Musical, if you see an Australian circus artist working today on the professional stage anywhere in the world, chances are they began their career by auditioning for the NICA Bachel...