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Do You Really Need a Circus Agent?

As a circus  artist, how do you sign up with an agency? Which agency would get you the types of jobs you are looking for? Is an agent even necessary in this day of DIY marketing and social media?
We spoke with two agencies known for working with circus artists to see what advice and insight they had and how they feel about the changing times and what benefits an agency can offer to a circus agent. Alexandre Hourdequin director of Talent & Productions, and Applause Entertainment run by creative director and co-founder Daniel Tusia. Applause Entertainment (based out of Melbourne, Australia) has been around since 2005 providing variety entertainment for corporate and private events in Melbourne and surrounds. Talent & Productions, situated in Monaco since 2004, has worked on many prestigious projects, and prides itself on providing entertainment for high end clients. ...
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Kim Campbell

Kim Campbell has written about circus for CircusTalk.News, Spectacle magazine, Circus Now, Circus Promoters and was a resident for Circus Stories, Le Cirque Vu Par with En Piste in 2015 at the Montreal Completement Cirque Festival. They are the former editor of American Circus Educators magazine, as well as a staff writer for the web publication Third Coast Review, where they write about circus, theatre, arts and culture. Kim is a member of the American Theater Critics Association.