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Apply now for YOUNG STAGE 2024!

International Circus Festival YOUNG STAGE Basel (CHE)

Call for participation

From now until 31 January 2024, artists can apply for the 15th edition of the YOUNG STAGE festival which will be held from 2-6 May 2024 in Basel.

Important regarding applications:

  • Applications are accepted from artists who are not older than 27 years in May 2024. For groups, the average age counts.
  • Artists that have already applied for one of the previous years but have not been selected can apply again. Please send us a new registration!
  • Artists who have already taken part in the festival may apply again but need to perform in another discipline.
  • The maximum performance time is 6 minutes. The video that you send may be longer, but in case you will be selected for the festival the performance will have to be cut.
  • Hotel and meals are free during the stay in Basel and travel expenses will be reimbursed.
  • All applicants will be informed about a possible participation around mid-February.

⚠️ Only applications sent by our OFFICIAL APPLICATION FORM will be accepted.

Dates of the Festival 2024

  • Arrivals: 26 April 2024

  • Rehearsals: 27 April – 1 May 2024

  • Shows: 2 – 6 May 2024

  • Departure: 7 May 2024

Technical information about the stage of the festival

  • The stage has a dimension of 12 x 8 meters.

  • It is covered with a dance floor.

  • It is generally possible to rigg chinese poles or other props.

  • We have a motor winch for aerials acts.

  • The rigging point for aerial acts is at a height of about 9 meters.

Any questions?

👉 You can reach us at info@young-stage.com.