Welcome to Suitcase Circus.

Mr. Joe Bolton presents the world famous Suitcase Circus.

Offering inspiring performances, progressive skill training & unique interactive programs for both schools & festivals.

The original circus-in-education specialists, pioneering social-circus since 1975.

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Perfect for schools...

The Have-A-Go Show!

Our ever popular performance and hands-on skill session combined. A unique interactive show, tailored to suit all manner of groups. Entertaining - Educational - Engaging


Suitcase Circus Skill Day

A great reward day for larger groups or camps, available for either Primary or High Schools. A performance for everyone followed by dynamic circus skill workshops.


For more than 20 years Joe Bolton has facilitated special projects which culminate in a 'big circus concert' performed by groups of students or in some cases the entire school.

School Circus Troupe

Suitcase Circus has a proud tradition of helping schools & community groups to establish their very own ongoing student performance ensemble.

The Suitcase Circus Mini-Top.Festival Entertainment.

Suitcase Circus offers its remarkable brand of festival entertainment. Interactive family-friendly shows and hands-on circus skill activities for all manner of events.

Incomparable inclusive entertainment to enrich your festive celebration, carnival, fête or fair, big or small.

Camps and Fun Days.

Our interactive performances and hands-on skill sessions are ideal for school camps, orientation days and team-building events.

Junior Circus Time!

A range of unique cooperative circus activities and shows created especially for Pre-Primary groups and Early Learning Centres.

All The Good Gear.

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What's happening?

Family Fun! Performing at the Busselton Fringe tomorrow, Saturday 14th March, along with hands-on circus play sessions from 9am - 1pm.

Flying across the Indian Ocean soon to bring @SuitcaseCircus to the kids of Cocos Islands DHS. Circus-in-residency Kindy to Year 12. Weeeee!

Our founder Dr Reg Bolton will be acknowledged as his name is included on a new plaque in St Georges Cathedral. Come along this Sunday, 5pm.

A programme at Ardross PS for kids from households who speak a language other than English. Great show kids, today a reward with mini-bikes!

Suitcase Circus is at Cannington Leisureplex today, 1-5pm. Bring the whole family for a splash and a play when you're finished voting :)

Today Joe Bolton is packing his suitcases for a circus visit with the Deaf Foundation and later a performance for a Jewish Community Group.

We are back on the beach for the Dunsborough Arts Festival with shows and workshops today and tomorrow. Circus in paradise!

South Bunbury Rotary put together a wonderful Children's Fair each year. @SuitcaseCircus is proud to be a feature of this popular festival.

Lucky kids at Dalkeith Primary School enjoying Joe Bolton's 'Have-A-Go Show!'. A unique interactive performance and hands-on skill session.

Great term at Warriapendi in Balga, their first big circus concert. Pleasure working with a school of genuine, enthusiastic, helpful kids.