Magician Midlands - Close Up Magician

Magician Midlands – Close Up Magician

As a magician, I perform all over the UK (and the world). I’ve based myself in the Midlands as this seems the best place to be. Many think it might be London (I did too for a while) but now I have realised that the Midlands is the perfect place for a magician to live. […]

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Mind reading magician

The Mind Reading Magician

One of the most popular questions any magician gets asked is “can you read minds?”. Often followed by “what are the lottery numbers?”. It’s a reasonable follow up. I mean, let’s be honest, if you really were a mind reading magician then surely you’d use your powers to get rich? But even if you could […]

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Trade Show Magician

Trade Show Magician

If you’re looking for a truly unique and brilliant way to attract visitors to your stand, you might want to think about a trade show magician. But not just any magician. Any magician can do tricks. In fact, any idiot can learn a few tricks in a matter of minutes. What you need is someone […]

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Vanishing Car

The Vanishing Car

I’ve always loved the show Taskmaster on Dave. Just in case you’ve never seen it, the brief summary is that celebrities are given tasks to do. They only have a short amount of time to complete them in. Usually the results are really funny and it shows how different people can think about a similar […]

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Hire a Local Magician

Local Magician Near Me

I’ve noticed many people, when searching for a magician, are often looking for a local magician. This might make sense to some (ie local = cheaper right?). But it’s not necessarily the best way to hire a magician for your event. Let me explain why. You might think that if you get a local magician, […]

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Carlton Comedy Award Magician

Carlton Comedy Award

Last night was the annual awards ceremony at The Magic Circle. I last performed there 3 years ago where I got Dynamo to help me on stage. This year, I got asked again and got to say the words that a 15 year old me could only dream of ‚Äúplease welcome my assistant, the lovely […]

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Comedy Magician Showreel 2019

After Dinner Showreel

This year I got someone to come and film one of my corporate after dinner shows and edit it together. Then, mixed it in with a few of the television appearances I’ve done. And voila – my 2019 Showreel. Showreels are tricky. As a performer you want to put more in. But I realise people […]

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The Magicians Podcast

The Magicians’ Podcast

Podcasts have exploded in the last 10-15 years. With the help of Ricky Gervais and a few other famous people, they have become part of the norm. Strange that before then they didn’t really exist and now I wouldn’t want to live without them. Around 10 years, me and my friend did a small podcast […]

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He’s got the look

A while back I wrote how I was chuffed that I’d made the cover of The Magic Circle’s magazine, The Magic Circular. Well, I’ve now made the cover of UK’s leading magic magazine, MagicSeen Now on issue 84, it’s had everyone on the cover from David Copperfield, Penn & Teller to Dynamo. And now Hudson! […]

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The Magic Circle, Circular

Magic Awards Host

Over the last few years I’ve been asked to host a lot of awards ceremonies. After I perform my stand up, after dinner magic act I’ve been asked to hand out the company awards. I’ve now worked out a way of doing it well, with a few magic touches, that makes it really fun and […]

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