cirque du soleil seeking multi-instrumentalist for kooza

Cirque du Soleil Seeking Multi-Instrumentalist

Cirque du Soleil is seeking a multi-instrumentalist: keyboard-saxophone-guitar player to be part of their Big Top touring show KOOZA, touring Australia in 2016 - 2017.

Duration of contract: October 2016 – December 2017, with an annual renewal option.

• Aged 18 years or above
• Excellent technical skills on electronic keyboard, tenor saxophone, electric and acoustic guitar
• Excellent level of interpretation of jazz, big band, pop, rock funk
• Ability to perform improvised solos on tenor saxophone

• Good understanding of English or French
• Solid and varied stage experience
• Good physical shape
• Extensive musical vocabulary
• Experience with in-ear monitors a strong asset
• No fear of heights
• Ability to work in a constantly evolving context and environment
• Valid passport

If you meet the requirements above, please submit your application, including:
• your resumé
• two photos (one headshot and one full-body shot)
• video excerpts of the following elements:
--one-minute presentation to the camera: tell us your name, general background and the reasons for your interest in joining Cirque du Soleil
--recent footage of an actual performance or rehearsal, in which we can see you performing on electronic keyboard, tenor saxophone and guitar
--video recording of the KOOZA Keys/sax/guitar specific audition kit: use this link to access the kit:


Important information:
• Only complete applications will be evaluated by a talent scout from the Casting team
• Only selected candidates will be contacted

General terms and conditions of applying online:
• The profile information of candidates will be used by Cirque du Soleil and its partners
• The material submitted by candidates will not be returned
• The material of candidates who are not selected may be destroyed by Casting and will not be returned
• By applying online, candidates who submit their material via links to demo videos agree that Casting will extract material from these links if necessary to add it to the candidate’s profile
• Applications may be considered for one or more roles in all our current shows and upcoming creations.

Candidates can send questions to

For more information, click HERE. To submit, click HERE.