5º Iberoamerican Circus Festival
The fifth edition of FIRCO
It will be held in collaboration with Teatro Circo Price in Madrid during the 30 of September, 1 and 2 October 2022. They will meet him 8 art proposals selected among 23 Latin American countries, to compete and showcase their new creations before a jury of international prestige.
This edition had the support of the Iberescena aid from the Ministry of Culture and Sports.
As in previous editions, we hope there will be a warm reception from the public, being able to fill Teatro Circo Price in Madrid.
In this issue we find
250+Requests to participate sent from the 23 Latin American countries
13Participants in the 8 selected proposals.
The information will be updated as it is published on our social networks..
The winning numbers were:
- First prize (1000€): Nicholas Montes de Oca (Verticals – Mexico)
- Second prize (700€): Cía Punto Zero (Korean squad – Chile/Costa Rica)
- Third award (400€): Alonso Gonzalez Barria (Juggling – Chile)
- Audience Award (500€): Cía Punto Zero (Korean Draw – Chile/Puerto Rico)
- Circontinentes Prize (400€): Mar Meza (Aerial hoop – Mexico)
- Cirque Du Soleil Premium: Alonso Gonzalez Barria (Juggling – Chile)
- Jury Special Mention Award: Jose y Gaby (Hand to hand)
- CircusTalk Spotlight Award: Juan Carlos Panduro (Verticals - Spain)
- Mention to the guest artist: Marica Marinoni (Rueda Cyr - Italia)