Shep Huntly

Master Showman

Shep Huntly is a producer, programmer and performer with twenty five years experience. He has worked in venues, festivals events and TV in 28 countries around the world, four separate seasons in the Sydney Opera House and an invitation to perform at the National Theatre in London are noteworthy highlights.  Shep can tailor a performance specifically for your event, construct a program of talent for your event or even produce the event from inception to delivery.
Shep is also one of Australia’s finest Master of Ceremonies. He is the resident host of the Circus Big Top at Glastonbury Festival in the UK and was the MC of the Main Stage of Moomba in Melbourne for many years before he moved to Byron Bay to become a parent.

From Community Carols by Candlelight to Corporate Christmas parties Shep can turn an average event into an excellent one.




The Dark Party is a theatrical masterpiece. Placing sideshow stunts in theatrical contexts The Dark Party has been described as “what Beckett might have written if he ran away with the circus” and “visual gothic poetry”


THE LEAGUE OF SIDESHOW SUPERSTARS  is an elite collection of Sideshow artists from around Australia.

When you book The League for your event Shep will select the best four artists for the occasion.

You can rest assured the stunts will be second to none and the energy will be electric.

Dark Party Video
Sideshow Superstars video
Shep has been talking on stage for more than half his life. He is a natural communicator.

He has an instant rapport with his audience

He is charming and charismatic.

All of these traits combine to make Shep one of the best MC’s in the country.

Australian Circus Festival 2000 – 2014

Glastonbury Festival UK 2004-present

Mainstage Moomba Melbourne  2006-2012

Burlesque Bar, Fitzroy 20010-2012

Sydney Easter Show Ampitheatre 2007-2014


“ Shep and his team were a pleasure to work with. Their professionalism could not be faulted and I was incredibly happy with the show .”

Sophie Gibson, Director, Hoopla Festival, Darling Harbour