The Ministry of Culture supports the Night of the Circus of which the 4e The event will take place on 11, 12 and 13 November. Run by the association Territoires de Cirque, which brings together some sixty places involved in the diffusion of contemporary circus, this event, now of international influence, celebrates the vitality and diversity of today’s circus, that they may be the forms. This support from the Ministry for the Night of the Circus is part of the policy of accompaniment of the sector by the Ministry of Culture, which aims to support the dynamism of creation, promote the careers of artists, as well as the deployment of a range of shows for all in all territories.

It is 158 shows or events in 144 structures throughout the country, but also in Germany, Belgium, Ireland, Latvia, Switzerland, Madagascar, Portugal or Morocco, that will be offered to the general public, for young and old, throughout the weekend. The event, with the theme that it is going through this year, «A corps et à cris», aims to illustrate how present time resonates in bodies as much as in words. For 72 hours, hundreds of bodies in all their states, vibrant with freedom found after the health crisis, will allow artists to take a sharp look at the world, and the “cry” of their abundant and singular aesthetics.

Circus Night is an event organized with the support of the Ministry of Culture and the support of the French Institute, Circostrada, Circusnext, Buzz (Germany), ProCirque (Switzerland).

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