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Circus acts offer a wealth of fantastic performance options that can bring your event to the next level. Soar to new heights with stilt walkers or aerialists, or mix things up with jugglers, LED performers, or hula hoopers. Whatever it is, we've got you covered. Simply want to turn the heat up? We've got acts who work with fire, too.

Whatever circus entertainment you might desire, Headliner can help deliver the best live entertainment!

You can check out some of our favourite circus troupes and circus acts for hire, below.

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    • Christine Van Loo

      Solo act for hire
      Christine Van Loo is a 7-time consecutive National Champion, Female Olympic Athlete of the Year, and Athlete of the Decade in acrobatic gymnastics. She was inducted into the USSA (acro-gymnastics) Hall of Fame and the World Acrobatics Society Gallery of Honor. She was a trainer and ...
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      Fee from US$3825
    • Bezerkaz Circus

      Circus act for hire
      Having started out as a community project 20 years ago, we have grown into an eclectic organisation which has visited 4 continents, countless high profile UK events, many smaller, but equally important village or town events across the UK, as well as Glastonbury, WOMAD, even the dizzy ...
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      Fee from £350
    • Lucy Francis

      Circus act for hire
      Lucy Francis is accomplished in multiple circus disciplines. She can provide a number of different acts or a complete show. Acts offered: Acrobalance Aerial Hoop Solo or Duo Aerial Silks Solo or Duo Triples Trapeze Fire
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      Fee from £375
    • Kat Collett

      Circus act for hire
      Back in 2001 Kat picked up a pair of poi for the first time. She loved it! It took less than one rotation to her hooked. So she spent all her free time spinning! In 2003 Kat set up an award winning Circus Skills Society. Through this Kat went on to learn many different circus skills and ...
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      Fee from £375
    • Evelyn de Vos

      Circus act for hire
      Evelyn started her Dance training at the young age of 2 and a half. After completing all grade exams of the RAD© as well as Elementary and Intermediate at her Mothers Dance School, she was accepted at the Elmhurst Ballet School in the UK, where she spent 2 Years in full time training ...
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      Fee from €500
    • The Magic BallMan

      Circus act for hire
      Internationally acclaimed contact juggler and flow artist The Magic Ball Man amazes audiences with his mesmerising performances that enchant people of all ages and transcend language barriers. Offers a variety of costumes for themed events.
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      Fee from £600
    • Norvil & Josephine

      Magic act for hire
      Norvil & Josephine is a show that blends spectacular comedy magic with amazing acrobatics and singing. This mind-boggling award-winning double act has performed on London’s West End, throughout the UK, internationally, on live television and at the Magic Castle in Hollywood.  It's an energetic ...
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      Fee from £1200
    • Abibiman Acrobats International

      Circus act for hire
      We are a group of entertainers From Ghana. Based in London, over the years we have been performing across Europe making every occasion memorable. We do all kinds of events, corporate events, festivals, wedding receptions, birthday parties, anniversaries, school workshops, African drumming ...
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      Fee from £1500


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