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London Magician Christopher Howell:

Close-up magician for hire

London magician Christopher Howell is for hire as a Member of The Magic Circle who performs as a 'close-up magician' or 'table magician' as well as after dinner shows. His charming and friendly presentation style will help give your event a mark of distinction that will long be remembered - whether you're planning it in London or anywhere in the UK. Christopher has also created a unique vintage stage magician act and illusionist show that can be sized up or down to suit audiences of any size. Christopher is based as a magician in London however he performs throughout the UK and internationally.

A magician for private, corporate, and high profile clients across the board. His performance style as a London close-up magician is engaging and sophisticated. He has appeared on such prestigious stages as The Barbican Hall, The Hackney Empire and most recently he opened the premiere of the Edinburgh International Film Festival live on stage at the Festival Theatre.

Originally from the U.S., Christopher performs as a London wedding magician and for civil partnerships, as a corporate magician, for private events, and after dinner shows. Whatever your event, if you'd like to better understand how Christopher's magic, be it close-up or on stage, could help make your event unforgettable, click here to get a quote about how much it is to book him as your magician.

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Professional magician Christopher Howell


What are 'table magicians' or 'close-up magicians'?

Table magicians, wedding magicians, close-up magicians, corporate magicians… people use many different names to describe what Christopher Howell can offer your guests or clients...

However you describe it, Christopher will provide you with interactive high-impact magic that happens right under your guests' watchful eyes. Our close-up magicians page is the best place to read about having Christopher as your magician, whether in London or further afield…

Make an enquiry to discuss having Christopher as your close-up magician.


London Magicians and UK Illusionist availability

As Christopher is sometimes already booked when clients ring him to be the close-up magician or UK Illusionist at their event or trade show. In which case, he can help supply you with other excellent close up magicians or UK Illusionists; many of whom are also Magic Circle magicians.

Also, if you have an event with more than a hundred guests depending on your needs it’s sometimes advisable to hire close-up magicians to work with Christopher or even a team of magicians. Leave it to us - we can oragnize it all for you. All such situations can be catered for, regardless of how many magicians you may wish to have.

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London Magicians and UK Illusionists availability

Christopher is sometimes already booked when clients ring to hire him to be the close-up magician or UK illusionist at their event or trade show. In such cases, he can help supply you with other excellent close-up magicians or UK illusionists.

Also, if you have an event with more than 80-100 guests, depending on your needs, it’s often advisable to have more than one magician working with Christopher or even a team of magicians. All such situations can be catered for, no matter how many magicians you might want to hire.



Professional highlights:

(Performances as a London close-up magician)
: Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester, Earl's Court Trade Show, China Tang, The Magic Circle, Science Museum, Serpentine Gallery, and many more...

(Performances further afield):
Festival Theatre and Dundas Castle (Edinburgh), Windsor Castle Hotel (Magicians in Surrey), Derby Convention Centre (Derby), Greenbelt Festival (Cheltenham)...


Corporate magician for:

Christopher has been hired as a corporate magician for hundreds of corporate events - most recently for Pfizer, Burberry, BBCi, HSBC, Handpicked Hotel Group, John Lewis, JP Morgan, Pizza Express, and many more corporate magician clients.

A corporate magician represents the brand and image of your company so you expect a full-time professional magician such as Christopher to perform for you. Please click here for more details of how we could help you supply one or more corporate magicians for your upcoming corporate event.

Christopher Howell has made appearances in public performances as an award winning UK stage magician in venues including the main stage at Barbican Hall (London), Hackney Empire, Leeds City Varieties Theatre and the Newbury Corn Exchange…
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He is a member of Equity, the International Brotherhood of Magicians and is a Magic Circle Magician (Rank: A.I.M.C.)

Corporate Magician


Enquiries and bookings...

If you’re interested in booking Christopher Howell as the close-up magician or your Magic Circle magician for hire at your event or trade show; email or give us a ring. If we can't answer immediately then we’ll get back to you as soon as possible…
Telephone: +44 (0)20-7993-4544

References and testimonials...

All testimonials below have been received from clients in writing who have hired Christopher's work as a London close-up magician, trade show magician, or corporate magician...

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CABARET MAGICIAN SHOW: "I wanted to say a huge thank you for last night, you were amazing. I have had people ask me about you who weren't even there. You will be a very hard act to follow (for our event) next year, as the bar is now set very high."
- A. Jones, Blackheath Cricket Club, Commenting on Christopher's after dinner magician act

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CORPORATE MAGICIAN PERFORMANCE: "I recently booked Christopher to perform as close-up magician at our business party and everyone was blown away.  We’ve had magicians before but Christopher was a cut above, both in the quality of the execution of his tricks as well as the rapport that he built with the guests.  I would not hesitate to book him again."

-E. Stanbury, Santon Group
Commenting on Christopher's work as a close-up magician at a London corporate event (as their Corporate Magician)

WEDDING MAGICIAN PERFORMANCE: “A huge thank you for making our wedding so very special, you are a fantastic entertainer. We loved the way you mingled with the guests but was also very discreet and professional. Your tricks are amazing and you were enjoyed by all. Initailly Your magic is different thant he rest:  pure class and very sophisticated. I would recommend you to anyone organising a special event to be their close-up magician. Absolutely brilliant- thanks so much.”

-E. Intavarant
Commenting on Christopher’s London close-up magician performances at their wedding

TRADE SHOW MAGICIAN REPORT: "We decided to use Christopher as we felt that his style of magic was personal and engaging; he has a natural charisma. He was quickly able to link in key product messages and the benefits of CNA Europe into his magic, which he delivered with grace and a high degree of fun. He delivered our concepts tongue-in-cheek that made the clients laugh and enjoy themselves! I hope that we get the chance to work together again.”

-J. Bray, Marketing Manager, CNA Europe
Commenting on Christopher’s corporate magician work with them as their trade show magician

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Why hire a Magic Circle Magician?

A Magic Circle magician has passed the examination necessary to enter The Magic Circle. First a magician must sit an interview to demonstrate his or her skill on a basic level, and then the examination performance is booked for a future date. Christopher has earned membership as 'Associate of the Inner Magic Circle with Silver Star', which is a ring above basic Member status.

When you hire a Magic Circle magician you know s/he holds this endorsement from one of the most prestigious societies for magic in the world which can be of assurance to people interested in booking a magician. We also recommend viewing the magician's video to get a feel for their performance style which is very important when booking the right magician entertainment for your event - whether it's a corporate magician or for a private event.

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Christopher's recent magic news & articles

December 2013 - Christopher wrapped up 2013 by performing as close-up magician for Christmas guests at the prestigious Coworth Park in Ascot, Berkshire.

Coworth Park Magician

Sept to October 2013 - Christopher's alter-ego Amazing Norvil made appearances at the King's Cross Journeys Festival, the Candlelight Club and Conjuring at the Court.

May 2013 - International engagement: Christopher presented his work as a corporate magician at a conference in Istanbul.

February 2013 - Christopher spoke about his work as a magician at a national conference in Athens, Greece.

October 2012 - We just launched the magician videos page so you can watch more videos of Christopher's various acts and magical escapades right here on the site.

September 2012 - The new showreel has just been released, featuring my all-new close-up magician material as well as my cabaret/after dinner show.

February 2012 - Christopher's stage magician act appeared as the feature UK illusionist at Salon Rouge at The Junction | He also presented his lecture "Scripting Magic Powerfully" to magicians at the Anglian Magic Society (Norwich).

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