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About Thomas Trilby

Thomas Trilby is a professional international circus entertainer based in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire.

Over the last 25 years, I have performed all over the UK, in Europe, Africa and the Middle East. Experiences have included circus-themed entertainment for major companies, at national sporting and cultural events and numerous festivals, as a stilt walker for hire, juggler and circus workshop leader.

Please get in touch for more information or to talk through the possibilities for any event

Thomas Trilby online shows circus skills performer

Online Shows & Workshops!

Thomas now also offers workshops and shows online.

Fast moving interactive shows over Zoom or similar formats tailored for all ages. Including juggling, plate spinning, magic, balloon modelling, hat tricks and more!

Please see Online Shows & Workshops for more information.

Thomas Trilby online shows circus skills performer

Circus-Themed Entertainment

Performing as Thomas Trilby, my speciality is providing entertainment and teaching of the highest calibre – always smartly turned out with the best equipment, highly detailed costumes and carefully chosen props.

circus-themed workshops for businesses or schools


For any event – ‘drop in’ for events, fairs, festivals and fun days or structured for team building, training and education. Have a go at juggling, plate spinning, diabolo, devil sticks, hula hoops, stilts, unicycles, tightrope and other circus equipment. Taught by a professional, international circus entertainer.

Thomas Trilby show - circus entertainer for hire


Thomas Trilby entertains all ages with his traditional show. Lots of circus skills, big visual comedy, audience participation, fire juggling and a big finale make a great show for everyone to enjoy. It can be tailored for street theatre, cabaret, parties or any event!

Walkabout characters and stilt walking

WALKABOUT characters and stilt walking

I offer numerous fully developed and finely detailed characters and costumes on and off stilts. Bespoke costumes can be created for any theme.


bicycle-themed entertainment for events

bicycle themed acts

From my travelling vintage bicycle travelling circus act, to my stilt bicycle via penny farthings and unicycles, I offer a unique combination of wheeled entertainment.

circus-themed entertainment for corporate events and businesses

corporate & business

I offer team building and activity sessions for any business environment, including workshops for the workplace or break out sessions for a conference. My workshops and circus-themed shows are suitable for family days. Meet & Greet, and Mix & Mingle for exhibitions and displays.

Thomas Trilby and other circus act performers

other performers

As part of a small group of performers I can offer solo, double act and trio versions of many of my walkabout characters. For larger events I have many contacts including stilt walkers, contact jugglers, hula hoopers, aeriel acts, acro balancers, contortionists, speciality acts, human statues etc.

happy customers

Thomas Trilby as the Greatest Showman Ringmaster
Fire Juggler at festival
Bicycle-themed entertainment for events - penny farthing

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