Circus Star USA talent competition is an annual event sponsored by The Aerial Classroom circus school in Los Angeles in which talented acrobats from across the globe compete for cash and prizes and showcase their performance to industry leaders, peers, and potential clients. Our panel of celebrity judges from the circus and entertainment industries weigh in on every act, and the audience votes for their favorites. Every vote counts!
Choreographer, director, acrobat, celebrity judge
Sebastien Stella is a choreographer, director, acrobat, celebrity judge, and creative movement artist who has created memorable circus acts for huge international artists including P!nk, Katy Perry, Britney Spears, Cher, and Reese Witherspoon.
Julien Panel, Cirque du Soleil head of casting – resident shows
Julien Panel has been doing high-level artistic gymnastics for more than 15 years. With nine years of Cirque du Soleil stage experience under his belt, Julien joined the Las Vegas Casting team as Head of Casting and Advisor – Resident Shows.
Director of casting, Le Rêve – The Dream
Louanne Madorma-Williams is an accredited and accomplished choreographer / director, casting director, and creative consultant. Louanne is currently the Director of Artistic Implementation and Casting for Wynn Las Vegas where she is responsible for the evolution of the show, Le Rêve – The Dream.
Circus Star USA would not be possible without support from our amazing sponsors! There are many ways to get involved. Visit the Circus Star USA site to check out all the sponsorship options.