Hi! We are thrilled you are interested in taping for The Works Entertainment Vegas Cirque Show! Please read this full page on the project and putting together a submission for either a Dancer or Singer Track for all of the information…
CIRQUE DU SOLEIL, Las Vegas: CASTING DANCERS & SINGERS
Las Vegas, NV
Producer: CIRQUE DU SOLEIL
Director: NEIL DORWARD
Casting: WOJCIK/SEAY CASTING
Rehearsals Begin: MARCH 2022, Las Vegas
Opening: MAY 2022
Contract: 1 Year from Opening
Auditions: Self-tape initial
Callbacks: Self Tape and Virtual Callbacks
This 75-minute variety show will be a ground-breaking live entertainment spectacle like no other. A breath-taking and heart-stopping production including never-before-seen circus acts, hilarious comedians, a live band, and a featured ensemble of singers and dancers, all infused into a melting pot of art, fashion, music, and culture.
Performers must be willing to relocate to Las Vegas for the contract but will be offered a transitional housing option.
CIRQUE DU SOLEIL is committed to creating an atmosphere that engages and promotes diversity and inclusion in all areas. We strongly encourage performers of all ethnicities, races, gender identities, ages, body types and abilities to submit for this project. We are actively seeking a cast which is inclusive and strive to promote a process and production that expresses the multidimensional society in which we live.
STRICT COVID PROTOCOLS AND GUIDELINES WILL BE FOLLOWED FOR AUDITION/ REHEARSAL PROCESS AND PRODUCTION. CIRQUE DU SOLEIL IS PROMOTING A FULLY VACCINATED ENVIRONMENT FOR THE CAST, CREW AND CREATIVE TEAM.
WE WILL BE ACCEPTING TAPED SUBMISSIONS FOR INITIAL APPOINTMENTS WITH VIRTUAL OR SELF-TAPE CALLBACKS AS NEEDED.
SEEKING ALL ETHNICITIES, GENDER IDENTITIES AND ABILITIES FOR THE FOLLOWING TRACKS
[SINGERS] (All Gender Identities/All Ethnicities) The Creative team is seeking the most charismatic and versatile singers to be part of the featured ensemble. Lead singers who are comfortable with various styles including one or more of the following: Pop, R&B, Soul, Rock, Jazz, Rap & choral. Must be confident movers. Any dance, acrobatic or specialty skills (including instruments) are a plus as we look to showcase features within our all-star ensemble cast. Especially seeking unique, authentic singers with surprising style and pop sensibility. Talent should feel modern, forward and cool. This show will be highly interactive, so talent should feel comfortable performing in a controlled, but immersive atmosphere.
[DANCERS] (All Gender Identities/All Ethnicities) The Creative team is seeking the most athletic, well-rounded, and versatile dancers to be part of the featured ensemble. We are looking for stand out personalities skilled in commercial, hip hop and contemporary dance. Any acrobatic or specialty skills are a plus including Tap and B-Boy as we look to showcase features within our all-star ensemble cast. Dancers should feel raw and edgy while demonstrating incredible technique and style. This show will be highly interactive, so talent should feel comfortable performing in a controlled, but immersive atmosphere.
HOW TO SUBMIT:
If you are submitting as a dancer, the two combinations are included below. Please tape a slate – Name, Height, Location and tell us what interests you about the project. Include in your submission the two combinations below PLUS a dance reel. Please send this our way as an easily downloadable link (no YouTube or external links, please) ON or before December 20th at 2pm – [email protected]
DANCER COMBINATION 1:
MP3 for “Another Lover” Track to tape the dance:
DANCER COMBINATION 2:
If you have been asked to submit a callback tape, here is the additional combination…
MP3 for “Sexy Please” Track to tape this combination:
If you are submitting as a singer, the song cuts are included below. Please tape a slate – Name, Height, Location and tell us what interests you about the project. Include in your submission the the song cuts below PLUS a singing reel or clips of your singing that are representative of your style. Please send this our way as an easily downloadable link (no YouTube or external links, please) ON or before December 20th at 2pm – [email protected]
Below is all of the materials needed for the SINGER submissions. If you have any questions please reach out to us at [email protected]
“Empire State of Mind” Instrumental:
“Empire State of Mind” mp3:
NOTE FROM THE TEAM ON FEMALE SINGER PREPARATION: Women should prepare two versions of the chorus from the song. Version 1 should be their normal interpretation of the piece, version 2 should focus on showcasing ad libs, riffs, rapping a verse, anything they are feeling and having fun with!
NOTE FOR MALE SINGER PREPARATION: Men should prepare 90 seconds of the song. Feel free to have fun with it and ad lib, riff, etc. where appropriate. If you rap, you may also include a rap verse from Empire State of Mind (MP3 included above for this track.)