How to Become a Clown!

How to Become a Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® Clown
If you are interested in finding out more about how to become a Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® clown, please forward a portfolio/resume, head and full body shots and a video clip featuring a thorough representation of your skills to [email protected].  Please include a full length head to toe shot of yourself during your video introduction.

In your email, please be sure to state your full name, height, where you are currently located and the date and length of the attached video.

Most importantly, the video should include sufficient information to allow for an understanding of your physical appearance, ability to display exaggerated facial expressions, display of your athleticism or any unique physical skills, an understanding of your comedy, as well as a sense of your personality and why you want to be a clown with The Greatest Show On Earth®.

For information about upcoming clown auditions, please visit our website at  You can sign up to attend an audition on this website.  Check back often as we update our audition page on a regular basis.
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