This professional development workshop is intended for professionals and graduates wishing to improve themselves as artists in a discipline. An up-to-date resume and a recent video will be requested upon registration.



Monday to friday
AM or PM


2 weeks
15 hours per week


  • Workshop 1: June 19th to June 30th 2023
  • Workshop 2 : July 3rd to July 14th 2023
  • Workshop #3 : July 17th to July 28th 2023


Available disciplines (limited spots)

You can only choose 1 main discipline per workshop.

Aerials (lyra/hoop, straps, tissu/silks, dance trapeze, fixed trapeze) | Chinese hoops | Handstands | Tight wire | Juggling | Hand to hand* | Chinese pole | German wheel | Cyr wheel | Trampwall | Trampoline | Acrobatics

* Disciplines in duo are offered only to those who register with their partner.


  • Workshop 1: $1 200 CAD
  • Workshop 2 : $1 200 CAD
  • Workshop 3 : $1 200 CAD

* Fees are adjusted for holidays.


Deadlines for registrations :

  • Workshop 1: May 5th 2023
  • Workshop 2: May 19th 2023
  • Workshop 3: May 26th 2023

Registrations canceled before the respective registration deadlines for each course will be eligible for a full refund. For any cancellations made after these deadlines, please see our refund policy below.


You must submit your application by email and include the following:

  1. An up-to-date resume
  2. A recent video of a performance in your circus discipline. Send a YouTube link or transfer the video via
  3. A short paragraph mentioning your objectives & motivations for following this specialized course

Please then send everything by email to [email protected]

An acknowledgment of receipt of your file will be sent to you within 24 to 48 hours. When your application has been analyzed and deemed admissible by the ÉCQ, you will receive a new confirmation by email with all the details and access for your registration on the Qidigo platform.

Please note: All attendees will be required to adhere to health and safety rules relating to COVID-19 at the time of the workshop.


Cancelation by École de cirque de Québec

If one of the workshop is canceled by ÉCQ, the registered participant will receive a full refund of his registration fees.

Cancelation by the participant – before the deadline

Any participant who cancels his registration to a workshop before the respective deadline of the workshop in question will be eligible to receive a full refund of his registration fees.

Cancelation by the participant – after the deadline

Any participant who cancels their registration for the course after the registration deadlines but before the start of the course will be eligible to receive a refund. However, an administrative fee of 20% will be deducted from the invoice.

Cancellation by the participant – after the start of the course

No refunds will be made, except in exceptional cases. Any cancellation request made after the beginning of the course will be subject to an evaluation.