Martin John - Close-up Magician | London
Based In: London
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With such extensive performing experience Martin has mastered the art of witty, comedic Close-up Magic!
Martin will approach each group or table and perform magic with cards, coins, ropes, sponge balls, bank notes…even borrowed and everyday objects! Signed cards appear in Martin’s pockets, impossibly into his wallet and impossibly change in the spectators hands. Coins fall UPWARDS, sponge rabbits have a mind of their own and borrowed notes change in value! If gasps, smiles & laughter sound appealing for your next event, Martin John is the perfect choice.
A world class group and table ho ... pping Close-up Magician for all corporate, weddings, birthday parties, Christmas / Xmas parties and private events with added charisma and personality!
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
... ot on the stage which he accepted by developing and performing a double-act dove and parrot magic act, followed by making a 16 metre long Lear Jet Aeroplane magically appear on the stage…now known as the World’s largest stage illusion. Gaining a large amount of experience in visual stage magic & illusions, Martin decided it was time to develop two full shows coupling visual magic with comedy, which proved a huge success. At the age of 25 he was approached by various cruise lines, where he baffled and brought laughter to audiences on over 100 cruise ship contracts for 5 years.
At 31 years old and now based in London, Martin performs Close-up & Comedy Stage Magic at corporate events, weddings, private parties and more in London, throughout the UK & worldwide upon request.
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5 Years headlining over 100 of the World's largest and most prestigious Cruise Ships.
5 Years Resident Magician at The Benidorm Palace, Spain
Various Corporate Functions, Banquets & Parties throughout the UK & Spain.
Canal 5 TV
Royal Caribbean Cruises
Seabourn 6 Star Luxury Yachts
Azamara Cruise Line
Holland America Cruise Line
Regent Seven Seas Cruises
Fred Olsen Cruise Line
5 Years Resident Magician at the Benidorm Palace, Spain.
Rocroft Cancer Research
TLH Leisure Resort, UK
And many more...
Wedding Reception Entertainment Birthday Party Entertainment Private Parties Corporate Events Cocktail Receptions Christening Entertainment Product Launches Trade Shows Christmas Party Events Bar Mitzvah Bat Mitzvah Gala Dinners Jewish Weddings After Dinner Entertainment.
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