Frequently asked questions
What is the difference between the show A and B show ?
The annual selection of the festival is presented in two totally different shows, A and B, each presented two times, during which the jury noted the artists. We are attached to balance up these two shows, on the technical, artistic or innovative ways.
What is the Show of the Awarded ?
The Show of the Awarded the show that closes the festival on Sunday when all the numbers are noted and awarded. It includes numbers from both show A and show B. This show presents the top rated artists and is followed by the awards ceremony during which artists discover the winners along with the public.
How long are the shows?
The shows usually last 2:30, including intermission.
Do you propose reduced fare ?
The Festival provides discounts for the students of circus, dancing, theater schools and all students under 25 years old (elementary schools, high schools, universities etc .).
Is the big top accessible to people with disabilities ?
Special and priority access is provided for disabled people, as there are no steps between the entrance and the place dedicated to wheelchairs. Thank you for informing the reservation office when booking your seats.
How can we access to the Cirque Phenix ?
You can come to the Cirque Phenix via public transport:
By subway : line 8, stations Porte Dorée or Liberté, by tramway line T3a station Porte Dorée.
By car : exit the ring road :
- - Porte de Charenton from the South
- - Porte Dorée from the North
Is there a Car Park close to the Festival ?
It is easily possible to park right at next to the big top.
Where to eat during the festival ?
A snack food type is proposed by Cirque Phenix with snacks, hot drinks and popcorn, and a bar with sandwiches and toasts.