The Contemporary Circus & Immersive Arts Center (CCIAC) is proud to present the International Circus Awards!
October 9th, 2021 at 3 pm EST
Free; Streaming Access is free. Suggested donation of $5.
About the Ceremony:
The hour-long inaugural ceremony will celebrate this year's nominees and winners and will include guest presenters joining virtually.
About the Awards:
In the vein of the Academy Awards® comes the International Circus Awards, the only one of its kind where companies, artists, and circus producers from around the globe will have their shows recognized for their outstanding achievements. Beginning in July 2021, a committee of more than 30 voting members from 15 different countries began adjudicating 60 full-length circus shows submitted from 21 countries. The committee has nominated and voted to award achievements in 8 categories including:
The awards will also honor two special awards including:
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About the CCIAC:
The mission of the Contemporary Circus and Immersive Arts Center (CCIAC) is to promote, produce and present contemporary circus and other immersive arts; embracing the unique challenge of bridging the divide between this awe-inspiring art form and American audiences with generally less exposure to this world.
Founded in 2019 by Aaron Marquise, a graduate of Montréal's École Nationale de Cirque, The vision of the CCIAC is to transform Troy, NY into a US hub for contemporary circus by producing and presenting quality performances locally, nationally, and internationally. Through indoor and outdoor programming, the CCIAC strives to educate the community on the impact that circus can have as an art form.
For more information visit www.cciac.us