Steve Cousins – entertainer, street artist and educator has performed to tens of thousands across the globe. At world-class arts festivals from Auckland to Edinburgh – he has taken smiles and mischief to people in 14 countries and counting.
Specialist in family entertainment, Steve enthusiastically promotes active participation and imagination. He presents a repertoire including comedy, giant balloon ‘inscapology’ (The Balloonatic), fire-manipulation, toothbrush-twiddling, juggling, whip-cracking, stilt-walking and sideshow fakir.
As a creative producer Steve develops programmes of street arts and participatory activities for festivals and events. As a managing partner of Let’s Circus, he produces street/circus events featuring shows, training opportunities and commissions of community street-art.
As an educator, Steve combines live performance with non-traditional teaching methods. His educational theatre projects engage audiences and promote fun learning experiences. A formal background in science continues to inspire his range of works.
Based in Newcastle Upon Tyne in the North East of England, Australian Steve takes a personal approach to his entertainment business. He is amenable, charismatic and warm, both on and off the stage. His fundamental belief, that contact with the arts can bring important personal development and positive social change, inspires him to continue delivering meaningful projects and activities.
Welcome to the world of Steve Cousins, International Street Artist.