Close Up Magician

Simon Vertue – Close Up Magician


Close up magic is probably the most popular form of magic overall. Close up magic is also described as Table magic, Table hopping, Strolling Magic, Parlour Magic, Party Magic, Micro Magic etc. This where Simon mingles with your guests whilst they are standing or whilst they are seated and entertains them in his usual cheeky style with visual baffling magic. Magic that takes place close up right under your own nose and very often in your own hand and sometimes with your own items! No Stage with lights and sound system required just Simon Vertue Magician!


Simon’s Close up Magic is highly suitable for Weddings, receptions, dinners, Galas, Functions, Parties, Award ceremonies, Balls etc. Simon’s close up magic brings laughter, gasps applause and sometime cheers ! Perfect for icebreaking, receptions, promotions, creating a party atmosphere. Weddings and Civil Ceremonies are popular causes for this type of close up and strolling magic as this keeps your guests entertained whilst photographs are taken and during the drinks reception, during the meal, any other gaps.

Simon has also been resident table magician at various restaurants and would consider this again.

Company and Corporate events such as award nights, parties, product launches, conferences, promotions and trade shows can all be catered for. In the case of larger company events Simon can bring a team of Magicians which makes maximum use of the time available and ensuring every table or group is entertained. Simon can of course also perform on stage after dinner and or put together an entire show with a variety of acts.

Close up magic is of course very popular on television and Simon has 3 television credits/appearances. Close up slight of hand shots, special effect to magic performances can be arranged. All television and Film work would be subject to Equity contract as a minimum.