Out of the applications the selection committee will select in June 2018 the acts for the competitions of the European Youth Circus 2018.
The selection committee based its decision regarding the participation upon the criteria given below:
- Quality of the artistic performance
- Variety of genres
- Representation of different nations
The judges were Lisa Rinne (Artiste from Germany), Peter Kremer (Circus Expert from Germany), Jonas Zeller, (Artiste from Switzerland), Arlette Hanson (Director Wintercircus Martin Hanson, the Netherlands) and Frank Zammert, cultural office in Wiesbaden.