Roger Lapin is one of the finest Close up Magicians in Southampton who is the premier choice for entertainment at Weddings, Private Parties & Corporate events in Southampton, Hampshire and across the UK.
A professional Magician for over 18 years and a member of the prestigious Magic Circle.
Based near Hythe, Roger Lapin is the only choice for high quality magic! He has been performing in the area for over 18 years and has recently entertained guests at the Devere Hotel, Botleigh Grange Hotel, Rhinefield House and Chilworth Manor.
This page is focussed around events I have performed at in Southampton, If you are looking for more information about Roger – please visit the Magician for Hire page.
Watch Roger’s latest Showreel to see him in action.
Table Magicians in Southampton
If your event involves a sit down meal a Table Magician can move between the tables performing their close up magic to the seated guests.
Depending on how many guests you are expecting for your event please allow one Magician per 100 guests. Typically a sit down meal will last for up to 2 hours. In this time Roger would perform an 8-12 minute routine to each table of usually 8-10 guests per table. So based on a 12 minute performance with a few minutes between each table you only have 2 hours to ensure everyone got to see some magic.
If you are expecting 200+ guests, you can either reduce the time Roger spends at the table but this can then get down to as low as 5 minutes per table which is hardly enough time to say hello!
Roger works with many other local Magicians in Southampton area and can book them on your behalf. They will all be personally vetted by Roger and will always be members of the Magic Circle.
So if you are expecting 100 or 500 guests you can be assured that every single table will get to see the Magic!
The perfect entertainment for your adult dinner party!
Whilst Roger is primarily a magician for adults he can quite happily entertain any children you have at your event.
If you are looking for a dedicated childrens entertainer, he can recommend a few.
Close up Magician in Southampton
One of the most amazing types of magic I perform is close-up.
If you are looking for a Magician in Southampton, Roger is very local and lives a few miles from the city centre. He will have your guests rubbing their eyes with dis-belief with what they have just seen.
Party Magician Southampton
If you are having a Birthday Party, a Private Party, a Christmas Party or just a Party!
Roger has performed at 100’s of parties in Southampton over the last 18 years and can guarantee your guests will all be amazed with his unique close up magic.
If the weather is good there is nothing better than a garden party, dining outside and a close up magician walking around your garden entertaining your friends and family as they are enjoying their food.
If you are looking for something a little bit different, Roger has a concept he calls the Secret Room!
You allocate a room of your house to be turned into a Magic Room, small groups of guests ideally less than 15 are all invited to go into the room at certain times throughout the evening.
They will all experience a unique and engaging personal magic show, however they must be sworn to secrecy about what is in the room!
As the evening progresses, as long as everyone can keep the secret it’s a great way to provide some mystery to your party!
Roger’s favourite magic performance is as a Christmas Party Magician as spirits are always high and a great time is had by all.
Magicians for Weddings in Southampton
Getting married? Have you booked your wedding reception entertainment yet? Why not book a Wedding Magician.
Wedding Magicians are all the rage now as couples are looking for the next best thing to entertain your guests.
You can hire me with confidence as I have performed at 100’s of weddings in southampton over the last 18 years and can guarantee you an amazing performance of high quality magic.
A Magician at a wedding is the perfect entertainment for all your guests, young to old. Roger has been entertaining guests at weddings for over 18 years. Guaranteed entertainment for all ages.
Check out my Wedding Magician page.
As one of the only Magicians in Hampshire called Roger he will guarantee you a great performance.
Roger is a member of the world famous Magic Circle, view his profile here:
Roger Lapin Magic Circle Profile Page
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, 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.
Yes! Roger lives only 25 minutes from the city centre and has performed at hundreds of events in the city over the last 18 years. You can be sure you are booking a local magician for your event. Pictured below is Roger with Dec on board the Britannia
Yes! Roger has performed at hundreds of weddings in Southampton over the last 18 years so you can relax you are hiring an experienced professional
Yes! Roger is a member of the world famous Magic Circle, 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!
Southampton’s biggest claim to fame is the port that the RMS Titanic set sail for on it’s maiden journey and never returned. More recently it is mostly known as home to some of the larges cruise ships in the world
No, if your event is in Southampton or in fact anywhere within 75 miles Roger does not charge any travel expenses. You are hiring a local Magician and not having to pay for someone to come from 100’s of miles away
If you want to see what Roger is like in real life, just watch the video above to see his style of magic.
You can read all about the afternoon on board the Britannia here
Southampton Magician Reviews
“We booked Roger to entertain guests at a house party at your family residence in Hedge End, there were over 60 guests throughout the garden and in the house and Roger moved between groups providing amazing magic. I could hear where he was at all times by the shrieks of amazement from each group. I would not hesitate to hire Roger again for any party, we are also looking to hire him for my companies Christmas Party this year.
5 Stars! – Sarah & Phil, joint 50th Birthday Party, Hedge End,
Roger is based near Hythe, Hampshire in the SO45 postcode area and is a local Magician to cover any event in the New Forest.
Tel: 02380 243972 or 07813 799672
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