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Meet the Casting team: Melanie Bayol

Acrobatic Casting Advisor, resident shows

Mel Bayol was an Internationally competitive Power Tumbler from the U.K. before beginning her performing career with Cirque du Soleil in early 2000.

Melanie Bayol Cirque du Soleil Casting Acrobatic Adviser

Her 18-years as an artist with Cirque du Soleil kicked off with Mystere, where she was hired as a Teeterboard Flyer, Tumbler and Chinese poles artist. In 2003 she joined the cast of La Nouba as a Powertrack/Trampoline artist, and eventually became an Acrobatic Character in the show.

Mel finished her performing career in 2017 at the close of La Nouba, and in January 2018 was offered a spot in the Casting Team. No longer on stage herself, Mel is now continuing her passion for live acrobatic performance as an Acrobatic Casting Advisor; connecting great talent with great shows.