1st November 2018 Acts


CHRIS TENNANT

Chris is a mind reader from Devon who specialises in apparent psychic readings!  Known for combining magic, mind reading and comedy into an act which has taken him all across Europe. His hypnosis show has received many standing ovations from international and corporate audiences.

Always highly in demand, for three years he worked as a headline performer at the House of Illusion in Salou appearing in over 1000 shows and performs for audiences of all sizes, whether one on one or a stage for over 4000!

Chris was also recently invited to perform at the “Amsterdam Magic Show” for two years running, several magic conventions for his peers and regularly consults for TV. 

 


ELLIOT BIBBY

Elliot Bibby is the International Brotherhood of Magicians British Ring Close-Up Champion and has had sell-out shows at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe for five years running.

He’s had viral videos for BBC The Social, as well as regularly featuring on Scottish TV. He sold out at Australia’s Fringe World Festival and was nominated for the 2018 Australian Fringe World Comedy Award.

“the hot commodity of Fringe magical performances”
World Magic Review

“cheeky, charming magician”
Edinburgh Spotlight

“Slick and funny from beginning to end”
BroadwayBaby

 


JESTER STYLES

Jester Styles promises a different type of magic, taking inspiration from the places and people around him in Coventry. He infuses street magic and mind-reading to create an unforgettable experience. 

His unique approach is adaptable to any stage and we can’t wait to see what this dark performer has planned for the Edinburgh Magic Show. 

He is the official match night magician of the Coventry Blaze Ice Hockey Club who employ him to entertain their VIP guests and business partners at every home game. 

 


STEVEN BLAIR 

Born and raised in Kilmarnock, Scotland, Steven discovered his passion for magic at at a young age when he got a magic set for Christmas from his parents.

He quickly practiced and mastered the tricks in the set and started to show what he had learned to anyone who would watch. This was when Steven first discovered his passion for magic.

At the age of 10, he performed for the first time in public at a talent show in Kilmarnock and won the grand prize of £5. Since then, Steven’s love for the art has only grown, quickly getting him a reputation among friends and fellow magicians as a very entertaining performer.

 

IAIN CAMPBELL (HOST)

Iain Campbell is a stand up comedian, writer, resident compère at Monkey Barrel Comedy clubs ‘Project X’ and all round good guy. When he’s not saying stuff and everyone is totally laughing, Iain enjoys very short walks on the beach and drinking wine in small – medium quantities. He is much taller than you would initially think and has a full head of hair.

 

 

2nd August 2018 Acts

Edinburgh Magic Show

VINCENT GAMBINI

This thoughtful, playful and multi-layered piece will make you question how we watch and what we see.

‘Takes apart the clockwork mechanics of wonder in ingenious style’
Fest Mag

 

CHRIS COOK

Chris Cook wants you to know what real magic feels like. No capes. No rabbits. No top hats. Just pure astonishment. Chris Cook has been awarded “Best Show at the Fringe 2017” by World Magic Review and his TED Talk on magic has been seen by thousands around the world.
“An absolute master of his stage”BroadwayBaby
“Cheeky magician with the slickness of a stand-up”The Stage
“Top-tipped comedy show”Three Weeks

 

JACK BRISTER

Jack Brister is a slick and polished entertainer. He has had the great honour of performing for the world’s elite at their private events all across the globe. Specialising in truly astonishing card effects, the skill he possesses means that he is a true one of a kind performer – not to be missed!

 

DAVID CALLAN  (HOST) 

Edinburgh based comedian, David Callan was the first ever Top Banana Award Winner, Monkey Barrel Comedy and has previously reached the Scottish Comedian of the Year semi-final!

‘Callan is a natural; easy on the ear & the eye…..this guy can go far!’
Gag Traders

6th June 2018 Acts

Edinburgh Magic Show

LUKE EATON
A renowned magician and a popular fixture on the comedy & variety circuit. With a career spanning 10 years, Luke has developed a unique style of bizarre, stomach churning magic that will have you squirming in your seat or jumping out of it.

“He promised something unique from the fringes of the magic world; something wed never see anywhere else. He delivered on this promise.” – The Skinny


ELLIOT BIBBY

Scottish Comedy Magician of the year, Elliot Bibby, has had sell-out shows at the Edinburgh Fringe for four years running, viral videos for BBC’s The Social, hes featured on Scottish TV regularly, sold out at Australias Fringe World and been nominated for the 2018 Australian Fringe World Comedy Award.

“Polished and professional. Slick and funny from beginning to end” – BroadwayBaby.com
“One to watch” – Edinburgh Spotlight


BILLY REID

2 time Magic Circle Close-Up Magician of the Year Finalist, and CURRENT Scottish Close-Up Magician of the Year – Billy Reid is a force to be reckoned with. His cunning sleight of hand devilish charm will have you on the edge of your seats wondering: “How the hell did he do that!!”

***** Edinburgh Spotlight

 


CAMERON GIBSON

After receiving a magic kit for his Birthday, Cameron was hooked on magic. Performing simple magic tricks’ wasnt enough for him though, a problem solver, he wanted to delve deeper. So whilst spending 4 years studying Mechanical Design Engineering in Glasgow he took a keen interest in psychological mentalism. Hes never looked back since and is still on the dark side.


LUKE CLOSELY

Luke Closely is a jack of all trades and a master of fun. An entertainer, performer and storyteller. His unique performing style brings you a variety of magic.

“A fun act guaranteed to entertain!” – Joseph Cranford, Chicago Magic Lounge
“Luke is not only entertaining and engaging, but silly, smart and everything in between. He will tickle your funny bone and warm your heart.” – Peter Michael Marino, PM2 Entertainment