Entertainment Line Up


Mr Man

Mr Man has been bringing the Kids Day Out Variety Show to family's across NZ for many years. Each year he strives hard to bring an amazing mind-blowing mix of talent from across New Zealand and around the world and each year is a new lineup.We can't wait to see what in store for the next show.


Steve Wilbury

Steve Wilbury is a genre defying entertainer with a 15 year history of performing the weird and the wonderful. Combining magic, manipulation and audience participation his shows have wowed audiences on 4 continents. Steve loves to present magic that is fun and exciting with a dash of danger and a whiff of fart jokes.

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Paul Klaass

Paul Klaass is a multi-award winning comic juggler from New Zealand. His shows incorporate world
klaass juggling skills, stand-up comedy, skit comedy, charming and unique audience interactions, and a touch of danger. He is also an expert
juggling tutor, with lessons suitable for young and old, novice to expert.

In 2013 Paul won the award for New Zealand’s Best Overall Circus Act with his duo act The Blingling Bros. He has since gone on to win numerous
juggling, theatre, and entertainment awards and nominations, making him one of New Zealand’s most decorated circus entertainers.

While having a thriving career in New Zealand for the last 18 years, Paul has also performed in Japan, Greece, England, France,
Canada and Australia. Paul performs in music and busking festivals, corporate events, theatres, malls, resorts, casinos and theme parks. With multiple shows good to go, Paul Klaass is ready to rock the crowd!



Rama is a Wellington based, New Zealand circus performer.
Specialising in juggling and Chinese Pole, his performances deliver suspense and dynamic energy to the stage.
Rama's previous performances include 'The Menagerie' and sawdust at the Hannah Playhouse, NZ Juggling & Circus Festival and most recently Circus Aotearoa's 2020 tour.


Ashleigh Downing

Ashleigh is a passionate and experienced Circus Artist who grew up with a background in dance. Ashleigh is a graduate of the Whitireia Circus course, where she received her Bachelor in Performing Arts with a specialization in circus. In 2019 Ashleigh went on tour with Circus Aotearoa were she performed, Tight wire, Trio Adagio and a group acrobatic Toss the girl act. Ashleigh works to combine her dance background with her circus skills to create her acts. Ashleigh hopes to be bringing her skills and acts to the KIds Day out Variety show in 2020.