Martin John - Close-up Magician - Bromley Common, London

Martin John


Close-up Magician

(28 Reviews)5.0
Also Performs As: Wedding Magician, Comedy Cabaret Magician, Cabaret Magician, Stage Illusionist
Country: United Kingdom
Based In: Bromley Common, London
Performs: Nationwide
From: £495
As seen on BBC 1 & LIVE on Channel 4, Martin John is one of the UK’s most experienced Magicians. With experience performing at over two thousand events worldwide, Martin performs a highly entertaining Comedy Magic Stage Show & 'Close-up' Magic.
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With such extensive performing experience Martin has mastered the art of amazing visual Magic & comedy Magic, both on Stage & Close-up:
Join a consummate showman for a night of magic, illusion and comedy! Martin will spellbound you with his visual magic productions…parasols appear from thin air, silks turn into canes and objects seamlessly levitate around the room!
Witness the outcome of a trick that ‘apparently’ needs no rehearsal, followed by a 3 year in the making routine inspired by his great grandfather! With a unique talent to combine magic with comedy, you are g ...


Although interested since a young child, it wasn’t until the age of 18 that Martin began learning the art of ‘Close-up Magic’. At the age of 21, Martin flew to Spain attempting to make a living in Magic, performing his close-up act in bars for tips. After two months of performing seven nights per week he had been noticed by the management of the largest variety show venue in Spain. There he became the resident magician & illusionist for five years performing close-up magic on spotlight, table to table in front of audiences of over 1000 nightly. Recognising his talent, he was offered a sp ...

Reviews     (28 Reviews)

Martin John - Cabaret Magician - Bromley Common, London Event Location: London Event Type: 50th Birthday Party 15th August 2021
We wanted to thank Martin John for his magic stage show at my husband's 50th Birthday. It really made the evening! If you would like us to add a review to other places as well we will be glad to.
Reviewed by: Mrs R Lingford
Martin John - Close-up Magician - Bromley Common, London Event Location: Egham Event Type: Wedding 21st May 2021
Hi Martin, Wanted to say a massive thank you for Friday!!! You were incredible and you’re so talented. That table trick was so stunning and I totally believed in magic seeing that one. Wrote a glowing review but let me know if you need me to write you anymore anywhere else. Will send you pro photography when it comes through!! Thanks, Susi
Reviewed by: Susi
Martin John - Close-up Magician - Bromley Common, London Event Location: London Event Type: Private Party 28th February 2020
We wanted to say thank you again to Martin for a fantastic performance at our party at the Shard. His magic close up had us all gobsmacked! Will certainly be in touch for our future events.
Reviewed by: Paul C


*20 Years of Experience
*Member of the Prestigious Magic Circle
*Performed on BBC1’s ‘The Apprentice’
*Performed LIVE on Channel 4’s ‘The Last Leg’
*Performed the World's Largest Stage Illusion with a 5 Ton Lear Jet
*Headlined over 100 Cruise Ship Theatres Worldwide
*As Seen at over 2000 Events Worldwide
*Professional Close-Up & Comedy Stage Magic

Previous Clients

Channel 4
Canal 5 TV
Celebrity Cruises
Royal Caribbean Cruises
Seabourn 6 Star Luxury Yachts
Azamara Cruise Line
Holland America Cruise Line
Oceania Cruises
Regent Seven Seas Cruises
P&O Cruises
Saga Cruises
Fred Olsen Cruise Line
Princess Cruises
5 Years Resident Magician at the Benidorm Palace, Spain.
Rocroft Cancer Research
TLH Leisure Resort, UK
And many more...

Suitable for

Anniversary Party Awards Ceremony Bachelor / Stag Party Bar / Bat Mitzvah Birthday Party (Adult) Birthday Party (Teen) Casinos Charity / Fundraising Event Christening Christmas Party Club Party Cocktail Party / Drinks Reception Community Event Concerts / Tours Conference / Meeting Corporate Event Cruise Ships Dinner Party Engagement Party Festival / Outdoor Event Grand Opening Party Halloween Party Hanukkah Celebration HM Forces/Army/Navy/Military Event Holiday / Theme Parks Hotel Event Jewish Wedding New Year's Eve Party Nightclub Event Private Party Product Launch / Promotion Restaurant / Bar / Pub Event Retirement Party Social Club Trade Show / Exhibitions University / College Event Wedding Cocktail/Drinks Reception Wedding Reception

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