James Harkness, Greentop Circus, Sheffield

I’ve worked with Tess for two years and I can honestly say that she is very professional, she engages her audience and her style is funny! Book her for your event!

James Harkness, Greentop Circus, SheffieldUK


Tess has been teaching and performing all over the world, from a circus theatre tour and workshops in Chicago to an international tour of Beatrick in 2011 with Vid Warren, and performing the Ebb and Flo show with Lucy Spielberg throughout Europe and the UK.

Tess is also known as Miss Popularity, the balloon artist superstar! She can transform balloons into anything while making people laugh. Tess offers unique and engaging workshops, creatively stimulating community projects and physically comedic performances.

Tess Cartwright is a Canadian native now based in Bristol, UK. After obtaining a Bachelor of Arts in Drama in Education she graduated from the Professional Training Program at the Dell’Arte International in Northern California in 2007.