Uptown Events provides only the very best close-up and cabaret magicians, mindreaders, pickpockets and illusionists to entertain at private and corporate events.
Matt Baker has been a professional magician for years and has worked for many high profile companies including Vodafone, Jaguar, SAAB, Nike, Adidas and Coca-Cola. Starting out as an actor, Matt soon realised his passion for magic after using a ‘dancing cane’ for a special performance of the sell-out ‘National Tour’ of Girls Night Out. Many books were bought and read and in no time Matt was delighting corporate audiences with his close-up magic and mind-reading. He gained a residency at a private members club in London’s west end and is a regular feature at the high profile casino, Fifty.
Steve is one of the most decorated magical performers in the world with 19 international awards to his name. These include, ‘UK Close Up Magic Champion’ as awarded by the International Brotherhood of Magicians – a title Steve has now held on two occasions. Steve also made magic history in 2007 by becoming the only magician to win The Rovi Trophy – presented to the UK’s best card magician – three years in a row. Before Steve no performer had ever won this award more than once.
Steve began performing magic professionally at the age of 16. Just one year later ‘The Magic Circle’ awarded him the prestigious accolade of ‘Young Magician of the Year’. He also gained automatic entry to this world famous organisation and within just two months was promoted to an “Associate of the Inner Magic Circle’ with silver star (for exceptional performing ability). Steve still holds the honour of being the youngest ever recipient of this degree and later went on to become the youngest EVER council member of ‘The Magic Circle’.
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It is said that the power of a truly great magician rests in style, sophistication & charm … and Rajan is master of all three! Rajan began his apprenticeship in the secret art of ‘Ledgerdemain’ at the tender age of 9. Through his school days & University life he stayed loyal to his first love – magic. Today Rajan is one of only (approx) 300 people in the entire world currently honoured with the highest and most coveted degree of ‘Member of The Inner Magic Circle with Gold Star’. An evening with this spellbinder promises more than just a bag of old tricks. Vibrant humour, polished showmanship and dazzling illusions are the vital elements in a brilliant night of magic.
Award Winning London Magician Darryl Rose MIMC has been performing around the world for the past 20 years with his unique, creative and entertaining magic.
He has performed in and around London for royalty and rock stars, politicians and public, and his approach to magic has earned him Life Membership of the Magic Circle, together with the honoured position of being a Gold Star Medal recipient and Member of the INNER Magic Circle. The highest Accolade a member can achieve.
Nick has been a performing magician for over 20 years and during this time he has been at the forefront in making magic popular both in the corporate and private markets establishing himself as one of the UK’s leading magicians.
Traveling countrywide and Internationally Nick’s laid back, engaging and friendly style has seen him employed by companies, organisations and individuals around the world which has led to performances across different continents. He has performed at venues as diverse as Premiership football clubs to Buckingham Palace and for clients that have included Royalty, Heads Of State and major celebrities.
Daniel Alexander has worked throughout the world, from the bright lights of America to the raw underground scene in St Petersburg. Onlookers have been dazzled on the barges of Venice and in the bars of Dublin. Daniel Alexander has performed in many inspiring locations from Buckingham Palace to the Kremlin. Daniel’s unique, flexible and tailor-made performance will be perfect for your event.
Clients include the Hilton group, and many of London’s top gastronomic venues. As well as appearing on CD:UK and MTV, he was resident magician in Harrods for over a year.
If you need a strolling magician at a drinks reception or someone to be the focal point of the evening as a stand up or cabaret artist, Daniel’s unique, flexible and tailor-made performance will be perfect for your event.