Who is Magician Roger Lapin?
Roger Lapin is a professional Magician performing magic & entertainment at Weddings, Private Parties & Corporate events in Bournemouth, Dorset.
If you are looking to hire a Bournemouth Magician for your next event, hire somebody with over 20 years experience who is a member of the Magic Circle & Equity.
I’m available to hire as a Close up Magician, Wedding Magician, or for Corporate Event Entertainment.
With 5 star reviews and numerous celebrity testimonials,
hire one of the only Magicians in Bournemouth called Roger.
If you are looking for a Magician for hire near me – Bournemouth Magician Roger Lapin is your choice!
Close-up Magician for your Wedding Reception, Dinner or Private Party?
Looking for a Close up Magician in Bournemouth?
If you are planning your 50th birthday party, 21st, 30th, 40th or even 60th or 70th birthday party. Or are you planning an amazing Christmas Party? Then you need some first class entertainment.
A Close up Magician is a brilliant way to engage guests of all ages and can perform to 1 person or a small group!
I have been performing as a Close up Magician in Bournemouth area for over 20 years and can guarantee you and your guests and amazing experience!
If you are looking to hire a Close up Magician near Bournemouth Magician Roger Lapin has been performing at Weddings and Parties in the area for many years. Looking for party entertainment ideas? Hire one of the premier Magicians in Dorset
If you have never booked any Magicians in Dorset before or a magical entertainer before and are not sure of the process simply give Roger a call 07813 799672 or drop him an email. With 100’s of satisfied clients you can be sure of a great show. For larger events of over 100 guests Roger can hire a second Magician and regularly works with some of the best Magicians in Bournemouth and can recommend or hire them on your behalf.
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Tell him for what event you are planning and a rough number of guests and he will give you a personalised quote.
Magic is charged by the hour with a decreasing scale the longer he performs for.
If you are looking for Local Magicians in the Bournemouth area Roger is only a 45 minute drive away and regularly performs in Bournemouth and across Dorset.
Primarily a Magician for adults, but if you have children at your event Roger will happily entertain them with some magic, with a variety of tricks for all ages. Teenagers are a different story!
Close up Magician Bournemouth
Table Magician Bournemouth
If your event involves a sit down meal a Table Magic is perfect. Table Magician Roger Lapin will perform a short 5-15 minute magic show to each table, this is a high energy magic routine that involves the whole table. He can move between the tables performing close up magic to the seated guests. Roger is equally at home performing Table Magic or a Close up Magic mingling with guests at a drinks reception or private party.
One of the most amazing types of magic Roger performs is close-up. If you want to hire a Close up Magician Roger has been performing at events in Bournemouth for over 20 years and can guarantee you and your guests and amazing evening of magic whatever the occasion or function.
I have also been hired as a Card Magician, Coin Magician, Parlour Magician, walk-around magician and a private event magician. If you are looking for a Close up Magician please get in touch.
Christmas Party Magician Bournemouth
If you are having a Birthday Party, a Private Party, a Christmas Party or just a Party in Bournemouth! A Magician is the perfect entertainment to keep all your guests amused. Roger’s favourite magic performance is as at a Christmas Party as spirits are always high and a great time is had by all.
Wedding Magician Bournemouth
Roger Lapin is one of the premier Close up Magicians for Weddings in Bournemouth and is guaranteed to give all your weddings guests an amazing magic show.
Wedding Magicians in Bournemouth are becoming very popular with couples wanting to make sure everybody has a great time at their wedding. If you want to hire a Magician for your wedding reception entertainment I perform at over 50 weddings a year, so you can be assured of a great performance.
Getting married? Have you booked your wedding reception entertainment in Bournemouth yet? Why not book a Bournemouth Wedding Magician for your Wedding Reception Entertainment.
Magic at a Wedding is the perfect entertainment for all your guests, young to old. Watch the video on the right to see the reactions Roger gets! Perfect for friends and family of all ages.
Roger has performed at most of the main wedding venues in Bournemouth, so if you are still searching let him know he might have a few suggestions.
Wedding Magicians are becoming very popular now with couples looking for the next best thing to entertain their guests on their wedding day.
Wedding Magicians Hire
So now the big question is how much will it cost to hire a Bournemouth Magician? Roger charges by the hour and prices are dependent on where and when your event is. For a personalised quote simply call or email, let him know how many guests you are expecting at your event and he will give you specific price for your event. It all depends on what day your event is. Is it an afternoon or evening performance.
He will normally perform as a close up magician. This is where he uses sleight of hand magic to perform tricks literally inches from your eyes. A lot of people think magic can only be performed on TV where they can do camera tricks. But once you have experienced close up magic performed right in front of your eyes – you might start to believe!
Bournemouth Magician Prices
The big question is always how much does it cost to hire a Magician?
Typically expect to pay between £300-£500 for a 2 hour performance at the weekend depending on location.
More Bournemouth Magicians
If you are expecting over 150 guests at your event it is highly recommended to hire more Bournemouth Magicians to ensure everyone gets to see some Magic, during Mix and Mingle Magic Roger can perform to about 70-80 guests an hour. So for larger events and if there is only limited amount of time i.e during a dinner there is no way he is going to get around to 300 guests, hiring a second entertainer (or third) will ensure that everyone gets to see some magic. Roger is able to hire more magicians on your behalf, they will all be vetted by Roger and members of the Magic Circle.
Make your next big event a Magic one! Bournemouth Magician for Hire – Roger Lapin
Roger is available to hire as a:
- Table Magician
- Corporate Magician
- After Dinner Entertainment
- Christmas Party Magician
- Magician for Hire
- Cabaret Magician
Close up Magician Hire for Parties Bournemouth
If you are looking to hire a Magician in Bournemouth or an illusionist then please give me a call on 07813 799672 or send me a message via the Contact page. Looking for a Table Magician for Hire in Bournemouth Roger will circulate between the groups, performing an 8-10 minute routine per table. The routine will involve all the guests. Card tricks, cups and balls, elastic bands, rings, fruit and coins. Will all feature in this fast pace high energy magic tricks spectacular piece of entertainment. He has even been known to try some Mind Reading, mentalism and hypnosis! If your event has over 100 guests Roger also works with some of the top Magicians in Hampshire. Which can booked them on your behalf, please allow 1 Magician per 100 guests for a 2 hour performance.
For large corporate events a stage magician can entertain the entire group at once and normally perform larger illusions.
Local Bournemouth Magician Hire
If you are searching for Local Magicians to hire in Bournemouth, I am available to hire for all events. Private parties, birthday parties and corporate entertainment across the city.
Wedding Magicians Bournemouth
Bournemouth Party Magician
Roger Lapin is a Bournemouth Magician for Hire and is available to perform at private parties across Bournemouth, he is the top choice for party and event planners in Dorset
Christmas Party Magician Bournemouth
Stage Magician / Cabaret with Bournemouth’s Premier Magician!
“We hired Roger to perform at our wedding and were absolutely blown away by his close-up magic skills! Our guests were raving about him for days after the wedding. One of the best Wedding Magicians in Bournemouth!
Not only was Roger a pleasure to work with, he also brought an incredible energy to the event. He quickly established a rapport with our guests and had them laughing and gasping in amazement within minutes. His tricks were so mind-boggling that people were literally shaking their heads in disbelief.
One of the things we appreciated most about Roger was how he was able to personalize his performance for our wedding. He incorporated our names, wedding date, and even some of the details of our love story into his act, which made it feel all the more special and unique to us.
Another thing we appreciated was how he was able to move seamlessly through the guests, engaging groups of guests in conversation and performing his magic right under their noses. His easy charm and professionalism put everyone at ease and made for a truly unforgettable experience.
Roger’s performance was one of the highlights of our wedding day and we couldn’t be more grateful for his talent and expertise. We highly recommend him to anyone looking for a top-notch close-up magician who can add a touch of magic to any event!”
One of the best Wedding Magicians in Bournemouth!
“We hired Roger to perform at our company’s annual conference and were blown away by his close-up magic skills! His performance was a huge hit with our employees and executives alike.
Roger was a consummate professional throughout the entire process, from the initial planning stages to the event itself. He worked closely with us to tailor his performance to our specific needs and audience, and his attention to detail was truly impressive.
On the day of the event, Roger arrived early to set up and ensure that everything was in place. He moved seamlessly through the crowd, engaging groups of guests in conversation and performing his magic right under their noses. His tricks were so mind-boggling that people were literally shaking their heads in disbelief.
What we appreciated most about Roger was how he was able to personalize his performance for our company. He incorporated our branding and messaging into his act, which made it feel all the more special and relevant to our employees. He even managed to work in a few references to our specific products and services, which was a real crowd-pleaser.
Roger’s professionalism and easy charm put everyone at ease and made for a truly unforgettable experience. He was able to create a sense of excitement and wonder that carried through the entire event and left a lasting impression on everyone who attended.
Overall, we couldn’t be more pleased with Roger’s performance at our corporate event. He truly went above and beyond to ensure that everything was perfect, and his magic was the highlight of the day. We highly recommend him to anyone looking for a top-notch close-up magician who can add a touch of magic to any corporate event!”
Mix and Mingle Magician Bournemouth
Magician for Drinks Reception
“Roger performed at our drinks reception and left us all amazed by his close-up magic skills! He mingled seamlessly through the crowd, engaging groups of guests in conversation and performing his magic right under their noses. His tricks were so impressive that people were left shaking their heads in disbelief.
What we appreciated most about Roger was how he was able to create a sense of excitement and wonder throughout the entire event. His easy charm and professionalism put everyone at ease and made for a truly unforgettable experience. He even managed to work in a few jokes and witty one-liners, which kept the atmosphere light and fun.
Overall, Roger’s performance was the perfect addition to our drinks reception. He was able to create a sense of magic and mystery that made the event feel all the more special. We highly recommend him to anyone looking for a top-notch close-up magician who can add a touch of magic to any drinks reception or social gathering.”
What does a Close up Magician do?
A close-up magician performs magic tricks in close proximity to the audience, typically using everyday objects such as cards, coins, or even smartphones. Their performances are designed to create illusions and amaze those watching, and the tricks are performed in a way that involves the audience and creates an intimate atmosphere. Close-up magicians are known for their versatility, as they can perform their tricks anywhere and everywhere, from the bar to the dinner table. They are also experienced entertainers who have honed their craft over many years, and can handle any situation that arises while performing. The goal of a close-up magician is to entertain and engage the audience, creating a truly unforgettable experience.
Who is the best Close up Bournemouth Magician?
Some of the most well-known and respected close-up magicians include David Blaine, Dynamo, Penn & Teller, Paul Daniels, and Criss Angel. The “best” close-up magician is subjective and can vary depending on individual preferences and what type of magic a person enjoys. Ultimately, the best close-up magician is one who can entertain and engage their audience, creating a truly memorable experience. My gran thinks the best close up magician is Roger Lapin!
What are the different types of Close up Magicians?
I would not say there are different types of close up magician, rather all close-up magicians have their own unique style. So it depends if you like old school magic, modern magic with smartphones, magic with comedy or children’s magic. When hiring a Close up Magician you need to let them know what sort of magic you are looking for.
What is the Magic Circle?
The Magic Circle is one of the most prestigious magic society’s in the world. Based in London it has over 3,500 members worldwide with the most famous being King Charles!
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The Magic Circle is a prestigious organization dedicated to the promotion and advancement of the art of magic. Founded in London in 1905, it has since become one of the most respected and influential groups in the world of magic.
The organization’s headquarters, known as The Magic Circle, is located in London’s Euston district and features a museum, library, and theatre. It is home to over 1,500 members from around the world, including some of the most talented and innovative magicians of our time.
Membership in The Magic Circle is highly selective and requires an extensive audition process, as well as a commitment to upholding the organization’s ethical standards and code of conduct. Members are expected to adhere to strict guidelines regarding the use of props, performance techniques, and audience interaction, as well as maintaining a high level of professionalism and respect for the art of magic.
The organization’s motto, “Indocilis Privata Loqui,” translates to “not apt to disclose secrets,” which reflects the emphasis placed on secrecy and confidentiality within the world of magic. The Magic Circle is known for its strict rules regarding the disclosure of magic secrets and has been instrumental in preserving the integrity of the art form for over a century.
In addition to its membership requirements, The Magic Circle is also involved in a wide range of activities designed to promote and educate the public about magic. It sponsors lectures, workshops, and exhibitions, as well as publishing a quarterly magazine and hosting a variety of public events throughout the year.
The organization is also home to a number of sub-groups, including the Young Magicians Club, which is open to aspiring magicians between the ages of 10 and 18, and the Inner Magic Circle, which is reserved for members who have made significant contributions to the art of magic.
One of the most famous traditions associated with The Magic Circle is the initiation ceremony for new members, known as the “Passing of the Wand.” During the ceremony, new members must perform a magic trick for the existing members, who then vote on whether to accept them into the organization.
The Magic Circle has played a pivotal role in the development of the art of magic, helping to elevate it from a form of entertainment to a respected art form in its own right. Its commitment to upholding ethical standards and preserving the secrecy of magic secrets has been instrumental in maintaining the integrity of the art form and ensuring its continued growth and evolution.
In summary, The Magic Circle is a highly respected organization that has played a crucial role in the development and promotion of the art of magic. Its commitment to professionalism, secrecy, and education has helped to elevate magic to a respected art form and ensure its continued growth and evolution for generations to come.
How do I book a Close up Magician / Wedding Magician?
Simply contact me using the button below, we can have a quick discussion about what you are looking for and take it from there. If you are looking for a Magician for Hire near Bournemouth hit the contact button below!
Bournemouth Magician Reviews
Close up Magician near Bournemouth
We hired Roger for our wedding in Bournemouth, we had over 200 guests and over 3 hours he managed to get around to everyone and even stayed a bit longer to show us some more Magic, We would recommend him to anyone if you are looking for a Close up Magician Bournemouth.
Sarah & Phil,
Bournemouth Highcliff Marriott Hotel
Wedding Magician Bournemouth.
Close up Magician for Golden Wedding Anniversary
Roger, what can we say – but Thank You for your performance at our Golden Wedding Anniversary celebration. We weren’t sure if a Magician would be right for our guests, but you were attentive to our requirements, and performed intriguing and amazing card magic to most of the Bournemouth bridge club who were totally amazed! If you want to hire a professional Bournemouth Magician just hire Roger!
Marion & David,
Private Party Magician Bournemouth.
Close up Magician for House Party
Thank for your performance last night at our house party, I know it was a small group and a tough crowd, but you fooled them all, exactly what I wanted!! Definitely one of the best Magicians in Bournemouth
Phil & Sienna
House Party Magician Bournemouth.
Excellent as always Roger! So entertaining, one of the finest Table Magicians in Bournemouth!
Stephen & Alfie
Corporate Event Magician Bournemouth.
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Frequently asked questions
Roger charges by the hour and prices are dependent on where and when your event is. For a personalised quote simply call or email Roger your first choice for party entertainment! Typical price range from £250 – £750 depending on the size of the event and the day of the week.
Yes! Roger is a member of the most prestigious Magic Society in the world. He is also a member of the Associated Wizards of the South, which is the local Magic Club. One of the oldest magic society’s in the the country of which Houdini was a former member! Your first
This depends on where and when the party is and how many guests you are expecting. Expect to pay from £150 – £450 depending on the number of guests. If you are expecting over 150 guests it is recommended to hire more. Roger knows and works with the best Magicians and can book them on your behalf.
For larger events of over 100 guests it usually recommended to hire a second Magician, Roger knows and works with some of the best magicians in Bournemouth and can recommend them and or book them on your behalf for your event in Bournemouth
A Roaming Magician is someone who walks around at a drinks reception or party or at a wedding during the photos performing close-up magic tricks to small groups of guests. They would perform for 5-10 minutes and then move onto the next group, also known as mix and mingle magic, mingling entertainer, close quarter magician, wandering magician, walk around magician, roving conjurer, roving magician or a strolling magician!
A wedding magician is a professional magician who specializes in performing at weddings. They are typically hired to provide entertainment for guests during the reception, drinks, photos, or other parts of the wedding day.
Wedding magicians use a variety of techniques and tricks to entertain guests, often performing close-up magic, which involves interacting with guests in small groups and performing tricks right under their noses. This type of magic is particularly well-suited to weddings, as it allows guests to be part of the action and adds an element of surprise and wonder to the event.
Some wedding magicians also perform stage shows or illusions, which can be a great way to engage larger groups of guests and create a sense of excitement and spectacle. These shows can be customised to fit the theme of the wedding or to incorporate the happy couples personalities and interests.
One of the benefits of hiring a wedding magician is that they can help to break the ice and get guests talking and mingling. By performing magic tricks and engaging with guests, wedding magicians can create a sense of fun and excitement that can help to get the party started and keep the energy level high throughout the event.
Another benefit of hiring a wedding magician is that they can provide a unique and memorable experience for guests. While weddings often feature many traditional elements, such as speeches, dances, and cake-cutting ceremonies, a wedding magician can add an unexpected and unforgettable twist to the proceedings.
In summary, a wedding magician is a professional magician who specializes in performing at weddings. They use a variety of techniques and tricks to entertain guests and create a sense of fun and excitement at the event. By hiring a wedding magician, couples can provide their guests with a unique and unforgettable experience that will be remembered for years to come.
Types of Bournemouth Magician
|Type of Magician||Description|
|Close up Magician||As the names says Magic performed close up inches from your eyes.|
|Cabaret Magician||Usually performed on a stage to an audience|
|Wedding Magician||A magician for hire who specialises in performing at weddings|
|Table Magician||Magic performed during a meal using the table for the tricks.|
|Street Magician||Someone who performs on the street, also known as a busker.|
|Mentalist||Someone who performs magic with the mind, think Derren Brown!|
|Corporate Magician||Perfect for black tie events, awards dinners etc|
|Trade Show Magician||Someone who specialises in drawing people to a stand at a trade show using magic.|
Local Bournemouth Information
Bournemouth is a coastal resort town on the south coast of England. The current metro area population of Bournemouth/Poole in 2022 is 514,000 With Poole to the west and Christchurch in the east Bournemouth is one of top beach destinations on the south coast and the perfect location for a wedding or party!
So, if you are planning a wedding, party or corporate event in Bournemouth, look no further for your entertainment.
Planning an event at the BIC you need a Magician Bournemouth, do you need a corporate magician?
So, if you are looking for a Magician Bournemouth please get in touch with your requirements.
Roger also performs across the South East with recent performances in Southampton and Portsmouth and as far as Surrey and regularly as a London Magician.
Bournemouth is a large town and local government district located on the south coast of England in the county of Dorset. According to the United Kingdom Census 2021, the population of Bournemouth is estimated to be around 187,000. It is the largest settlement in Dorset and is known for its sandy beaches, Victorian architecture, and lively nightlife.