Joseph Ashton
Joseph Ashton
Place of birth:Sydney
Acts/ Skills:

Wheel of Death, Catcher of Flying Trapeze, presents 2 horse acts.


Joseph Ashton, a 6th generation circus performer, is the CEO, founder and manager of Circus Joseph Ashton. Growing up in a traditional circus family, Joseph learnt many skills both inside and outside of the circus ring which helped him to go out him go out on his own and start his own show. Throughout, his career Joseph has performed various acts including High Wire, Bareback Riding, Trampoline. He is currently one of the best ‘Wheel of Death’ performers in the world (not bad for a balding man going through a mid-life crisis!) Joseph is married to Michelle Jarman and they have two children, Jordan and Merrik Ashton.