Magicians have become the subject of a surge in popularity in recent years, and have become the perfect entertainment choice for corporate events, wedding receptions, dinner parties and birthdays in Hucknall. They are still extremely popular for children's parties, but owing to TV programs such as, Britain's Got Talent, magicians are often on the short list for audiences of a more mature nature.
There's something special about seeing a talented magician up close and personal, especially when you can't work out how they did it.
From performing impromptu magic tricks while mingling with guests, to a full-blown stage show; a good magician will have all the guests at your party looking on enthralled. But what kind of magician do you need?
CHOOSING THE BEST PROFESSIONAL MAGICIAN IN HUCKNALL
Before doing anything, take a look at the list of people attending your party. It goes without saying that a dinner party will require a different type of magician to a kids party. Picking the best magician, and asking them the right questions will be easier when you've some idea of what you're expecting from them.
It can be easy, if you fail to do your groundwork in knowing what you require, to hire the wrong style of magician for your event. You could be mistaken by booking a magician if you don't do this research. If your party is a mixture of adults and children, or a formal corporate function, you'll not want to hire the sort of risqué magician who may go down a storm at a hen or stag party. On the other end of the scale, a magician who usually performs at children's birthday parties will probably not have the finesse for a wedding function or a corporate event, causing embarrassment for all concerned.
Informal occasions and parties are ideal for close-up magic, sleight of hand magicians and street magicians who will mix with guests as they perform. For those more formal gatherings you should consider an after dinner cabaret, corporate or stage magician.
Mentalists and mind readers are also extreme fun and are certain to leave an impact on all of your guests, not only the selected targets. Mind reading is a timeless classic, however a contemporary twist has audience members reading the magician's mind and transforms it into something totally new.
PERSONALITY & EXPERIENCE
In magic, as with many other things in life, confidence is king. Hucknall magicians with many years of experience behind them will be more able to change and adapt with the different personalities of a group than a magician just getting going in the business. From time to time magic tricks go awry, and you need somebody who can turn these mistakes into part of the act and not dry up. This is part and parcel of the skills a professional and experienced magician brings to the table as they perform.
Working the audience and making sure everybody is included is another skill that is gained from experience. If your Hucknall magician can't accomplish this it is probable that you'll wind up with a cringeworthy experience that is simply embarrassing. A skilled magician should be able to interact with all of your guests, regardless of background or age. They should be able to engage with all of your guests and put them at ease during the performance.
While the workings of some magic tricks can be guessed at, a professional magician shouldn't ever disclose the real secrets behind their magic. They cannot rely on a script, unless it is a set cabaret style act, and even then it must be ready for adaptation should the need arise. A true magician will be a performer at your party in Hucknall, who offers your guests with an unforgettable "OMG" moment, not someone who thoughtlessly walks around doing the odd magic trick before leaving with his wages.
FINDING A QUALITY HUCKNALL MAGICIAN
If you search online you will find many magicians in and around Hucknall available for hire. You can choose from individuals or book through an entertainment company to try and find the best value for your money. If you have neighbours or friends who have hired a local magician in the past it's a good idea to ask them for their recommendations and advice. When given testimonials, remember to enquire about the age groups and kind of gathering that the magician attended so as to compare it to your function.
Get quotes from two or three management companies or magicians in Hucknall when you make your preliminary enquiries. You'll be looking for the following answers from each one:
Suitability - Do they regard themselves more as a children's entertainer, or are they suited to more mature, older audiences.
Performance - Will it be a one-off performance (cabaret style), or will it be broken up to supply a whole evening of magical entertainment?
Style - Are they stage show magicians or do they perform close up magic as they mingle with the guests.
Experience - How long have they been practicing as a professional magician and do they have a portfolio of functions and events where they've put on shows.
Once you have your replies, and of course, the quotes - you can pick out your event's magician. You should now be able to take it easy, with everything organised entertainment wise, and enjoy the magical performance on the big day.
AFFILIATIONS & QUALIFICATIONS
With no official qualifications or possibility of career advancement, magicians learn their art in total secrecy, or in many cases are self-taught. There are lots of locally based magic clubs scattered around the UK that share the tricks of the trade and offer support, however the largest and most exclusive honour for any magician is to be accepted as a member of The Magic Circle.
Only those magicians in Hucknall who've proven themselves worthy candidates get the chance to become members. The Magic Circle is extremely particular about its membership, and any magician wanting to apply must be endorsed by two currently active members to take an interview and prove their magic skills.
Only when they've passed these two stages will the decision be made by the Council of the Magic Circle on whether to approve them as members. Only when these steps have been taken can a magician enter into the famed halls of magic and have pride in knowing they are at the pinnacle of their profession.
KIDS MAGICIANS HUCKNALL
Entertaining children isn't always straightforward and a professional children's magician will understand fully a request to view any background check documents and references before booking. All individuals who work with children are required to have a DBS background check completed, and kid's magicians are among those that do.
A talented kid's magician in Hucknall can keep a group captivated and entertained. Some may have particular age ranges that their material is more suited to, and they ought to ask about the age range at your party. With the age-old problem of keeping children amused and entertained, the magician should also be a great performer who can readily adapt to changing environments.
Magicians are available for performances in Hucknall and also nearby in: Giltbrook, Papplewick, Blidworth, Calverton, Butlers Hill, Watnall, Bestwood, Arnold, Underwood, Nutall, Old Basford, Berry Hill, Nottingham, Aspley, Bulwell, Linby, Ravenshead, Rainworth, and in these postcodes NG15 6JQ, NG15 5EE, NG15 0WF, NG15 6FR, NG15 6DE, NG15 5DP, NG15 6DS, NG15 6FB, NG15 6AZ, NG15 0WW. Locally based Hucknall magicians will probably have the postcode NG15 and the telephone dialling code 0115.
Types of Magic Trick
- Levitation Magic - Gravity defying tricks where something is made to float in mid-air.
- Penetration Tricks - Tricks where a solid object passes through another solid object.
- Production Tricks - Magic acts where an object is produced out of thin air.
- Vanishing Acts - Tricks where an object is made to disappear completely.
- Transformation Tricks - Magic acts where an object is transformed into a different object.
- Restoration Acts - Magic tricks where an item is destroyed and then restored to its original state.
- Escape Acts - Magic tricks where a magician or their assistant escapes from a restraining device.
- Transposition Tricks - Magic acts where two or more objects swap places with each other.
- Suspension Tricks - Magic tricks where an object floats in the air aided by another object.
- Transportation Tricks - Tricks where something is made to move from one location to another.
There is a wide range of magic that can be performed by your local Hucknall magician including party magic, comedy magic tricks, wedding magic tricks, contemporary magic, street magic tricks in Hucknall, mind reading, mechanical magic, magician quotations, mentalism in Hucknall, kid's magic tricks Hucknall, shock magic acts in Hucknall, quick change magic tricks, stage illusions Hucknall, transportation magic acts Hucknall, escapology Hucknall, magical illusions, pickpocket magic acts, card tricks, and more. Just submit an enquiry and find out what we can provide for your party or event.
Magician Enquiries Nottinghamshire
Recent Nottinghamshire magician requirements: Georgia Aitken and Oakley Aitken recently enquired about the possibility of a 45 minute show for a party in Rainworth. Eren and Lorelei Jewell asked about booking a thirty minute magic show for a kid's party in East Markham, Nottinghamshire. Elizabeth Mohamed and Bobbie Mohamed asked about the cost of booking a 40 minute magic show for a party in Beckingham, Nottinghamshire. Darcy and Leo Parry asked about booking a magic show for a wedding event in Upper Saxondale, Nottinghamshire. Esmee Vaughan and Orson Vaughan asked about booking a 30 minute magic show for a corporate event in Harworth, Nottinghamshire. Erik Jardine recently asked for a price for a one hour show for a wedding event in Huthwaite, Nottinghamshire. Eesa Mcdonald asked about the cost of booking a twenty minute magic show for a corporate event in Bleasby. Amina Paton recently requested a price for a 40 minute magic show for an event in Lambley, Nottinghamshire.
In Nottinghamshire you will also find: Gamston close-up magic, Nuthall magicians, Bestwood St Albans close-up magic, Mansfield Woodhouse close-up magic, Edwinstowe professional magicians, Huthwaite magicians, Warsop professional magicians, Hodsock magicians, Huthwaite professional magicians, Barnstone professional magicians, Eastwood professional magicians, Blyth professional magicians, Eastwood magic acts, Annesley magicians, Farnsfield magic acts, Nuthall professional magicians, Awsworth close-up magic, Collingham close-up magic, Babworth close-up magic, Nuthall close-up magic, Newstead close-up magic, Walesby magic acts, Selston magic acts, Colwick magicians, East Markham professional magicians, Southwell professional magicians, Cotgrave magic acts.
All throughout Nottinghamshire you should be able to find magicians who'll offer various services for different functions and events. If you cannot find the ideal magician in Hucknall itself then you will surely be able to find one close by.
Magicians Near Hucknall
Also find: Berry Hill magicians, Watnall magicians, Rainworth magicians, Bulwell magicians, Blidworth magicians, Bestwood magicians, Calverton magicians, Aspley magicians, Linby magicians, Papplewick magicians, Butlers Hill magicians, Old Basford magicians, Giltbrook magicians, Nutall magicians, Nottingham magicians, Ravenshead magicians, Arnold magicians, Underwood magicians and more.
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Magicians have recently performed in these Hucknall streets - Auckland Road, Dale Close, Braunton Close, Tyne Gardens, Storth Avenue, Norman Drive, Ruffs Drive, Linnet Way, Tennyson Court, Roman Crescent, Park Avenue, Titchfield Terrace, Railway Close, Edale Close, Portland Park Close, Albany Close, Spey Close, Private Road, Kiwi Close, Park View, Henry Street, Maple Leaf Way, Montague Road, Walk Mill Drive, Lovelace Walk, North Hill Avenue, Woodford Road, Leen Close, Lilac Road, as well as these Hucknall area postcodes: NG15 6JQ, NG15 5EE, NG15 0WF, NG15 6FR, NG15 6DE, NG15 5DP, NG15 6DS, NG15 6FB, NG15 6AZ, NG15 0WW.
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Professional Magician in NG15 area, and dialling code 0115.
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