TRAPEZE LAS VEGAS ANNOUNCES PARNTERSHIP WITH Le PeTiT CiRqUe®
LAS VEGAS (Jan. 7, 2019) – Trapeze Las Vegas, Nevada’s longest-running circus school, has been named the first regional training and casting center for Los Angeles-based youth circus production group Le PeTit CiRqUe announced TLV founder Lisa Cote.
The unique partnership will give Le PeTiT CiRqUe a new hub in Southern Nevada as Trapeze Las Vegas will host workshops and hold auditions in conjunction with the famed circus-based performance company. The ground-breaking alliance will allow for an expanded casting base for Le PeTiT CiRqUe and provide additional opportunities throughout the Southwest region.
Located in the Entertainment Capital of World, Trapeze Las Vegas is comprised of both a full- size outdoor flying trapeze rig and a multilevel studio (Trapeze Las Vegas – The Studio) offering more than 100 classes per week and is home to the youth performance troupe the Aerial Angels.
“This is a perfect partnership for two of the country’s most highly visible circus organizations,” Cote said. “The ease of travel in and out of Las Vegas gives Le PeTiT CiRqUe a regional outlet while Trapeze Las Vegas will benefit greatly from an exchange of ideas and coaching resources along with enhanced camp and performance opportunities for students from both organizations. This is a big step in the continued growth of Trapeze Las Vegas.”
Le PeTiT CiRqUe creator-director, Nathalie Yves Gaulthier: “We are thrilled to be collaborating with Trapeze Las Vegas as we continue to offer international and national performing opportunities as well as film and television exposure to elite young cirque artists.”
Trapeze Las Vegas
The longest-running circus school in Nevada, Trapeze Las Vegas was established in 2012 and offers training in both modern and traditional circus arts for students of all ages and skill levels. It is comprised of both a full-size outdoor flying trapeze located off the World Famous Las Vegas Strip and Trapeze Las Vegas, The Studio – an indoor space offering more than 100 classes every week of the year, a youth performance troupe, workshops, youth camps, corporate events and private parties for all occasions.
Le PeTiT CiRqUe®
Founded by award-winning director and show creator, Montrealer Nathalie Yves Gaulthier, the former owner/talent agent to Gaulthier Artists Inc., which has represented Oscar, Golden Globe, Emmy and Tony award nominees/winners including Ryan Gosling, Elisha Cuthbert, Hayden Christensen, Jay Baruchel etc, Le PeTiT CiRqUe® has entertained millions with some of the most unique, innovative and INSPIRATIONAL shows. This multi-award winning, awe-inspiring and mystifying production company of young world champions/Guinness Book record holders and prodigy contortionists, cirque artists, martial artists, singers, and musicians features elite pro-level youths ranging in ages from 6-17 that are raising the bar in family entertainment. Le PeTiT CiRqUe® has performed internationally including 21 shows in Dubai, Australia, Canada, Europe and across the USA and have entertained world leaders; including the Dalai Lama, the Sultan of Brunei, European royalty and have received standing ovations and sold-out houses on international stages, television, and events as well as the recipient of 14 National Youth Awards.
Le PeTiT CiRqUe® recently received a rousing standing ovation with 10,000 people at the Nobel Peace Prize Concert in Oslo, Norway, and was crowned as the very first Young Talent Act in 22 years for the Nobel Peace Prize Concert, which was televised in over 100 countries with 350 million viewers at Telenor Stadium. The humanitarian aspect of LPC and elite talent level is what has made them stand apart, having raised over $6.1million in the past 58 months for international charities. As seen on: numerous international stages (including arena theatres, Telenor Arena, Place Des Arts Montreal), NBC’s “Little Big Shots,” Ellen’s-GAP ED KIDS commercial campaign, Australia’s “Little Big Stars”, “The Greatest Showman” and “Saving Flora” feature films, A&E’s Emmy-winning “Born this Way,” morning talk shows, Home and Family Hallmark Channel, Radio Disney, Good Day LA, Fox’s Career Day, NBC, ESPN, international news , the cover of American Youth Circus magazine and recently in an editorial in South Bay Magazine. Their inspiring swag is also featured yearly in the Oscars, GRAMMY, Emmy and AMA Presenter & Nominee gift bags since 2012.