WHAT IS IT?
This Mentorship is designed to help rising Circus artists in Aotearoa New Zealand to achieve their professional career goals.
Once you've completed your application, we will match you with a Mentor that aligns best with the goals you have specified in your application.
Over the course of 9 months, you will meet with your Mentor regularly, who will provide guidance to set you on your path to your specific Circus Career goal!
WHAT MY MENTOR CAN HELP ME WITH?
Your Mentor will be there to share your insights and experiences, whether locally or internationally, on:
how to build a success Circus career
how to present yourself in the industry
how to start up and run a sustainable business and/or community organisation
how to maintain a health balance between performing arts and everyday life
This program will suit any Circus artists who wish to learn the tricks of the trade and leverage off the insights and experience of a more established artist in the Circus community, in order to further their career in Circus.
Successful applicants must be willing to learn and to commit to the full length of the programme.
Applicants must be a current paid member of ANZCA (join here)
The ANZCA Mentorship is free of charge! However, applicants should be a current paid member of ANZCA.
We will open for the next mentorship round after the AGM and feedback has been looked at from the first program.
"It's going great both as a mentor and mentee. I was really impressed with the clarity of the guide/ resource in setting the groundwork for professional development and still allowing room for it to follow its own path” Nick Davies
“I feel really supported and because I've been going through some big changes this year already I can not thank you enough for the opportunity!”