Do you want to experience amazing close-up magic in Reading, Berkshire?
As the name suggests, close-up magic tricks are those which are enacted right in front on your eyes, usually in an intimate setting, such as in front of seated guests.
Because they’re not performed in an easily scrutinised way, these magic tricks require high levels of skill and dexterity not required by stage magicians, with an incredible sleight of hand absolutely essential.
A history of close-up magic.
First written about by the Roman philosopher Cillica and depicted in a painting in the 1500s, close-up magic nonetheless didn’t gain its name until the 1920s. It probably started after being performed by street magicians since the 17th century diarist Samuel Pepys mentioned ‘conjurers’ making their living in such a way.
Where can I find a close-up magician in Reading?
If you want to experience incredible close-up magic in Reading, Berkshire, Ian Souch is a close-up magician that’s been rewarded ‘The Home Counties Most Entertaining Magical Act’, and regularly performs at a variety of events in Reading.
His close-up magic is ideal for all sorts of events, from weddings and graduation balls to birthday parties and corporate events. He can create a fun and entertaining atmosphere for all your guests and ensure that everyone feels included.
If you fancy experiencing close-up magic in Reading, why not discover more about Ian Souch today?