2023-2024 Call for Projects : discover the dates

It will be open from February 1 to April 17, 2023.


For circusnext, 2023 begins with the launch of the new circusnext Platform call for projects (edition 2023-2024). The first step of the selection process is an application form, to which candidates will have to attach a video of their project and a creation schedule. See you in the next few days for all the information!

info-sessions will take place online from February to April: register now. The applications received will then be studied by the national juries.


The circusnext 2023-2024 selection process is composed of 3 stages: 


Step 1 – National selections

April to June 2023

The national juries (composed of professionals and local artists) meet to study the applications received in each European country.

Step 2 – European pre-selection

November 2023

The European pre-selection is held in Paris: all the members of the circusnext Platform meet to select 12 shortlisted projects among the projects selected in the 1st stage.

Step 3 – Selection of the laureates

May 2024

The 12 shortlisted projects present on stage a work-in-progress of their show at the Théâtre de la Cité internationale (Paris) to professionals and the artistic jury during the Selection Week. The artistic jury then selects the 4 circusnext 2024 laureates projects.To discover the members of the artistic jury, click here.


SAVE THE DATE – The 4 laureates projects will perform for the general public in May 2024 at the Théâtre de la Cité internationale.

More info on how to apply coming soon!

Have a question? Contact us at info@circusnext.eu.

Want to discover the past laureates? Click here.

Discover the former open call and application form.

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