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Stacy Clark
Casting Director -Canada
A former gymnast and professional circus performer, Stacy Clark worked in marketing and communications before leaving it all behind to perform and teach circus around the world on stage, at festivals and on screen. Performance credits (circus and stunts) include Canadian Opera Company, Calgary Opera, Green Fools Physical Theatre, Circus Orange and High Strung aerial dance, a company she co-founded. She appeared in the Academy Award-winning film “Chicago”, “Mutant X” and numerous music videos.

Most recently Stacy was Director of Casting at Cirque du Soleil, leading a team of international talent scouts and advisors. Stacy began as a Talent Scout in 2007 where she recruited athletes and circus artists for the company’s shows worldwide. In 2011, she became Acrobatic Coach with Cirque du Soleil’s Amaluna. Previous experience includes communications at Bombardier Aerospace and creative account direction at Field Day, a strategic marketing agency.

Stacy holds a BAA and is completing a Leadership diploma at Concordia University. Previously, she co-owned FirePower Kids, a premiere youth fitness facility. Stacy teaches circus, fitness and spinning. She is a certified Performance Enhancement Specialist and a CrossFit Level 1 and CrossFit Kids Trainer.