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Close Up Magician Russ

Described as the best close up magician alive today, Russ blends stunning sleight of hand with clever presentations into one amazing package. You will not believe your eyes when you experience Russell's brand of magic up close and personal!

Price from £385 +VAT + travel

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8 Customer Reviews

Performance quality: 5 stars
Sound quality: 5 stars
Behaviour: 5 stars
Communication before and at your event: 5 stars
Audience engagement: 5 stars
Value for money: 5 stars
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He promised the WOW Factor and he definitely delivered!

5 stars - Close Up Magician Russ are Highly Recommended booked Close Up Magician Russ for their Wedding

“We cannot thank Russ enough for the brilliant entertainment he gave at our wedding reception. I must say that guests were mesmerised by the magic tricks he preformed and the bride & Groom, Abby & Scott, loved their surprise. Russ arrived early to our event, ready to receive our guests and worked continually for 3 hours. I would certainly recommend Russ to friends and family who are looking for that wow factor. Thank you Rus for your professionalism and regular contact leading up to our booking.”


Guests are still coming up to me to say how amazing the entertainment was!

5 stars - Close Up Magician Russ are Highly Recommended booked Close Up Magician Russ for their event

“Absolutley amazing!! From the first point of contact to talk details the whole experience has just oozed warmth & true professionalism. The show and the close up magic was everything it says on the can & more and made a great night an absolutely fantastic night. Thank you all so much. Have already given your details to a couple of friends & would not hesitate to use you again. All the best.xx”


Better than expected

5 stars - Close Up Magician Russ are Highly Recommended booked Close Up Magician Russ for their event at Lyde Court in Herefordshire

“Russ is a person who can communicate with all ages [we had 9 to 80 year olds present] and his close up skills are unbelieveable – definitely good value for money. We received numerous comments during and after the event as to how good [and personable] that he was. We would recommend Russ without hesitation.”


WOW.... Russ was absolute quality!

5 stars - Close Up Magician Russ are Highly Recommended booked Close Up Magician Russ for their Wedding

“WOW.... Russ was absolute quality, his tricks were fantastic and he was very entertaining, all my guests loved the magic so I would just like to say a massive thank you”


I couldn't have chosen better

5 stars - Close Up Magician Russ are Highly Recommended booked Close Up Magician Russ for their event at Cedar Court Hotel in West Yorkshire

“We were all delighted at the performance on Sunday. I have my two great grandchildren showing me tricks with rubber bands. adults were also verycomplementary on his performance .. I couldn't have chosen better George and Stella ”

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Prices

Price from £385 + VAT + travel from Staffordshire

Based on 1 person performing up to 2 hours of close up magic

  • East Midlands From £385 + VAT
  • North West From £385 + VAT
  • West Midlands From £385 + VAT
  • Yorkshire and the Humber From £449 + VAT
  • East of England From £449 + VAT
  • South East From £449 + VAT
  • South West From £449 + VAT
  • Wales From £449 + VAT
  • North East From £577 + VAT
  • Scotland From £705 + VAT
  • Republic of Ireland From £1,090 + VAT
  • Northern Ireland From £1,218 + VAT

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Up to 3 hours close up magic


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* As seen on ITV1 and SKY
* ...groundbreaking, fresh and original The Stage Newspaper
* British Magical Society Close up Magician of the Year 2015
* Close up magic duo also available!
* Comedy Illusion Show also available!

Described by top bookers and celebrities as the best close up magician alive today, Russ blends stunning sleight of hand with clever presentations into one amazing package. From coins jumping from one place to another, cards flying through the air, to rubber bands melting through each other - you will not believe your eyes when you experience Russell's brand of magic up close and personal.

At only 26 years of age, Russ has become one of the best known perfomers in the UK. As well as making numerous television appearances, he is one of the youngest performers ever to represent England in the European Championships. The Stage Newspaper described him as groundbreaking, fresh and original and he has worked all over the world for companies such as Hilton, MG, Nokia & BMW.

In the last 12 months, Russell has been invited to perform on the Alan Titchmarsh Show (ITV 1), Cruising With The Stars (Sky TV) and performed on German television. He has also published a number of instructional DVD's, which have been released to the magical fraternity. His first DVD 'Banding Around' concentrated on his unique style of Elastic Band Manipulation and was acknowledged as one of the to selling DVD's of 2009. In February 2009, Russ spent three days performing for over 5000 magicians at the world's largest magic convention and produced rave reviews!

As a senior member of the 3SM, a member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians and a member of the British Magical Society; Russell's vast experience in the entertainment industry means that, no matter what the event, he will provide the perfect entertainment.

VIP Production (see booking options)
Russ can kick start your even in style by magically producing the CEO of your company, a VIP or even the Bride or Groom on stage! Imagine the astonishment of your guests as you appear from nowhere to get the evening going!

Close Up Magic Duo
What's better than one amazing close up magician? Two! Russ also performs within award winning magic duo Craig and Russ.

The Comedy Illusionists Show
Perfect for after-dinner entertainment, Russ can also provide a Comedy Illusion show that you will remember forever! Original and exciting, this unique act will leave your guests in astonishment with amazing illusions and laugh out loud comedy. For more information check out The Comedy Illusionists profile here.

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