Josh Routh


Joshua Routh is a nationally recognized entertainer and the founder of the performing troupe Circus Kaput. He is an accomplished showman who performs magic, juggling, hypnosis, sword swallowing, acrobatics and more.

He has performed in wide variety of capacities and venues including films, TV commercials, Ripley's Believe it or Not, the Smithsonian, The New Pickle Circus, The St. Louis Shakespeare Festival, Major League Baseball's World Series, Governors and even the President. Currently he is touring with his newest show Mental Mayhem.

When he is not performing Joshua is a professional speaker, writer and educator. He has lectured for many corporations like Google, as well as elementary schools, universities, theater groups, clubs and circus organizations.

In 2003 he was awarded a CAT Fellowship through the St. Louis Regional Arts Commission for his work as a social artist.