The World Festival of the Circus of Tomorrow in Paris, edition 2018

The Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain [World Festival of the Circus of Tomorrow] is back from February 1 to 4, 2018 for its 39th edition on the Reuilly Pitch at Cirque Phénix. For 4 days, the best of the Circus of Tomorrow gathers in Paris and faces each other with equally awe-inspiring acts. An exceptional show you shouldn’t miss!

Do you like great shows and breathtaking acts? If you do, head to Cirque Phénix for the 39th edition of the Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain [World Festival of the Circus of Tomorrow] running from February 1 to 4, 2018. Every young artist under 25 years old and coming from all over the globe gathers for this major event. Come along and discover circus acts among the best in the world.

Le Festival du Cirque de Demain 2016, Younes Essafy - sangles aériennes

The Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain was born in 1977 and since then, it never stopped revealing the best of circus arts across the world. It discovers and puts a light on artists from all horizons, whether they come from great circus families, higher school or they are simple self-taught artists.

These young people face off each other for 4 days under the watchful eyes of thousands of spectators, hundreds of professionals and 9 inflexible jury members who will name the stars of tomorrow. Precision, virtuosity and grace will decide between these artists who will devote 100% of themselves to the festival. A festival that perhaps will change their lives.

Presided by Alain Pacherie, this festival is now recognized by its peers and circus lovers. This years, circus is 250 years old, a quarter of a millennium during which hundreds of millions of spectators applauded horsemen and horsewomen, acrobats and clowns. Another reason to keep living and innovating and paying tribute to the youngest generation’s work. Not less than 23 acts will face off one another this year with artists form Portugal, Canada, Japan, Israel, Sweden and even China…

Discover this edition’s teaser:

Acrobatic lamp, diabolo, Russian bar, hand-in-hand, acrobalance, juggling, Russian frame, Korean board, strapping or trapeze, you’ll discover a bit of everything for four intensive days. How about discovering tomorrow’s talents?

Practical information:
Official website: 39th Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain
From February 1 to 4, 2017
Location: Reuilly Pitch
Thursday February 1, 2018 – 8:30 p.m., show A
Friday February 2, 2018 – 8:30 p.m., show B
Saturday February 3, 2018 – 2:30 p.m., show B
Saturday February 3, 2018 – 8:30 p.m., show A
Sunday February 4, 2018 – 3 p.m., Winners’ show

2 or 3-show pass from €30
Seats from €15 to €95

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Last updated on 20 December 2017

Practical information

Opening Time
From 1 February 2018 to 4 February 2018



    Pelouse de Reuilly
    75012 Paris 12

    selon placement: 15-95 €

    Recommended age
    For all

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