Vintage Circus & Burlesque Regulations 2024


Vintage Circus & Burlesque Regulations 2024

The VINTAGE CIRCUS & BURLESQUE is a competition conceived by Mirco Fattore from his passion for circus and burlesque arts.
The goal of the event is to bring together and give an opportunity to the promises of these arts, giving them an opportunity to meet and grow, demonstrating their skills on stage in front of an exceptional and international jury.
The event will take place on November 23 and 24 in Abano Terme divided between a day of workshops, competition and awards and a day of gala.


In the Ninth Edition of the VINTAGE CIRCUS & BURLESQUE Competition, Performers from:

  • Burlesque
  • Boylesque
  • Circus Artists


FIRST PRIZE: Trip for one person to New York City with performance at The Slipper Room Theater in Manhattan.
NEXT PRIZES: Awarded directly by Sponsors to their favorite Artist.

How to Enroll

Fill out the dedicated form that you can find here and pay the registration fee.
The fee for single artists will be €35.00, for groups (2 people and up) instead it will be €60.00

Performance Requirements

The proposed act must not have been presented in the last 3 years.
Each selected contestant may perform a single act and possibly a second group act.

Materials and costumes

The performer will be responsible for providing the costumes and products needed for the event. During the contest, a style as compatible as possible with the theme of the event, namely vintage and the worlds of circus and burlesque, will be required.
More specifics regarding what types of costumes will be required to participate will be communicated by the event management following selection.


The Artistic Director, Mirco Fattore, will select and evaluate the artists and their performances.

Evaluation Criteria

  • Stage presence and music choice
  • Costume
  • Expressiveness

Enrollment Deadline

September 30, 2024

Registration Fees

Single Artist: €35.00
Groups (2 and up): €60.00


Payment Method

Bank transfer to ANIMA & MUSICA S.R.L.S.
IBAN: IT07H0898262320030000503464

N.B. Registration fees of those not admitted and withdrawn will not be refunded.