Company Artists

Ken Fanning

Ken Fanning

Senior artist and co-founder of Tumble Circus. Ken has written and directed circus work and acts for the company and for many other artists and companies. He trained and qualified from Circomedia circus school in Bristol. He has performed all over the world in group shows and in solo projects as an artist, acrobat, clown and film maker. His award winning work has appeared under big tops, on the street and on the screen, all over the world.

Tina Segner

Tina Segner

Senior artist and co-founder of Tumble Circus. In 1995 Tina came to Ireland and got involved with a street theatre company. It was here that she was first introduced to circus. Tina was immediately hooked, and this passion for physical skills was to take her to Circomedia in Bristol.  Since then she has performed nationally and internationally from fields in Sligo to deserts of Australia

Associate Artists

Angelique Reckless Ross

Angelique Reckless Ross

Living in caravans and big tops Angelique has toured internationally with shows such as No Fit States’, “Bianco”.

When she’s not being stood on and thrown about by Tumble Circus, she can be found touring her award-winning solo show SPIT. Angelique Ross is also a two-time Australian axe-throwing champion.

Ali Stanger

Ali Stanger

Comes from a mysterious part of Eastern Europe called Essex. She is a graduate of the National Circus School in London. She has toured internationally as an aerialist, acrobat and clown. 

Henrik Gard

Henrik Gard is an acrobatic performer, whose focus is on weaving acrobatic movement with abstract everyday narratives, which yoyos between dramatic irony and sincerity. He divides his time between Dublin, Belfast and the rest of the world.

Grant Goldie

Grant Goldie

Juggler and master manipulator, Grant has performed  in over 30 countries, from intimate one offs, through to 1400 people twice a day. He has won a variety of awards, from “Best Haircut” to “Peoples Choice” (at 1 festival, 7 years in a row) and  “Best Circus” at the Perth  Fringe World in Australia (third largest Fringe in the world).

Neil Hainsworth

A dancing designer, developer and filmmaker, making art with friends in Belfast.

Paul Bucky Taylor

Paul Bucky Taylor

Is a clown, shaman and Londoner. His Harley-Davidson broke down outside Queens University in 1995, so he stayed. He is still waiting for his bike to be repaired and he fills his time clowning in hospitals, big tops and the streets.

Board Members

Matty May

Paul Malone

Paul Malone

Paul has been working in the graphic design industry for over 20 years. He has worked with a wide range of organisations both locally and internationally including roles as Senior Designer for Dutch Company Vister Van Pennings and Senior Designer for Time Out Magazine in Amsterdam and Prague. He also lectures in Armagh College. In 2003 he set up his own company Paperjam Design, of which he is the director and senior designer.

Stuart Campbell

Stuart is Public Engagement Manager for Hillsborough Castle & Gardens. Prior to that he was the Programming Manager for the MAC from its opening in 2012 to 2019. He has been a freelance producer for music and arts events on the Island of Ireland for over 15 years, creating and promoting events such as the Willowstone Arts & Music Festival.