London Magician for Hire
Roger Lapin is one of the finest Close-up Magicians in London, who is the premier choice for entertainment at top venues across the city for weddings, parties & corporate events.
Member of the Prestigious Magic Circle.
A professional Magician providing close up magic in London for over 18 years.
Take a look at Roger’s 2019 showreel to see the WOW factor he could generate with your guests!
Hi, I’m Roger
I’m a professional magician and a member of the world famous Magic Circle. I have been performing magic professionally for over 18 years and I absolutely LOVE my job!
I am based near Southampton, Hampshire and available to hire across the UK.
Whether it’s a milestone birthday party, a garden party, your wedding or a corporate drinks bash to impress some clients and you are looking for some unique entertainment, then look no further! The close up magic and high energy personality that I can bring to your event will leave a lasting impression on your guests.
London Magician for Hire
As a member of the world famous Magic Circle, you can be assured that the magic I perform is of the highest standard. Whether it be a house party or garden party, corporate events, or a wedding, if you’re looking for London magicians for hire then you might have just found one of the finest!
With sleight-of-hand tricks and the occasional mind-reading, I am an absolute master table magician. For evnts where there is a meal I perform an 8-15 minute routine per table ensures that all guests get to be involved. Cups and balls, card tricks, elastic bands, rings, fruit and coins are all brought into play. A high octane piece of magic which oozes class and professionalism.
Whilst I am primarily a Magician for Adults, I’m more than happy to entertain any children with a few tricks and a bit of comedy.
However if you are looking for a dedicated children’s entertainer in London I can happily recommend a few.
If you are looking for the best magician in London I can guarantee you an amazing interactive magic performance that ensure all your guests will be amazed and entertained!
Close up Magician in London
If you are looking for some first class corporate entertainment in London hiring a Magician should be at the top of your list. As one of the finest London Magicians for Hire, Roger Lapin can guarantee you an amazing performance whatever the event. You are hiring a a magician with 1000’s of real world performances under his belt for parties across the UK for celebrities and lots of private parties.
Magician Hire London
Roger has been performing magic for over 18 years in London so you can be guaranteed of a great performance
If you are planning a black tie event or looking for after dinner entertainment, Roger is the perfect choice. Are looking for a private performance rather than mix and mingle magic, Roger can perform his award winning intimate parlour magic set.
This works best in side room of a hotel or in your house where there is a smaller number of people watching the show. 10-25 is a good number for this and the magic show usually lasts between 45 minutes to 1 hour. If you are arranging a ball and would like to have a magic show and wish to sell tickets, i.e for a charity fundraiser, Roger will perform his show and has a lot of experience in this area.
Or are you planning a trade show and looking for something to bring more people to your stand? Working as a trade show magician Roger has increased the footfall onto many stands over the years and is happy to speak to you about making the most of your stand and getting the most clients onto your stand as you can.
Do I need more than one Magician? If you are expecting over 150 guests then you are going to need to hire more than one London Magician. Roger can personally recommend other magicians to ensure everyone gets to see some magic,
Roger knows many other Magicians in London and can hire them on your behalf. For a typical 2 hour performance please allow one magician per 150 people.
If you are looking for the best close up magicians London has to offer Roger is up there with the best, with recent performances for celebrities such as Ross Kemp, Barbara Windsor, James Martin & Dec to name a few.
So now the big question is how much will it cost?
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 and I will give you specific price based in your requirements.
It all depends on what day your event is. Is it an afternoon or evening performance.
Magician for Hire Prices As a rough guide £250 for the 1st hour then £150 for every consecutive hour. Allow 1 hour per 50 people.
London Magician packages, performance for 1-3 hours mix and mingle magic
Roger will move around your party from room to room entertaining small groups with a short 5-10 minute performances. For this performance you don’t have to worry about a thing Roger will arrive and just start performing, he does not require any room and can operate from his pockets.
The Magic Room This performance requires the use of a room where there is nothing else going on and the door can be shut. This room will be called the magic room and your guests will be given a ticket with a time on it to enter the magic room. Roger will then perform a short routine to the small group of guests 4-8 guests are the perfect number. They will enjoy a private performance out of the way of the noise of the party. Once the performance is over they will be sworn to secrecy to not reveal what happens in the magic room. This will provide an air of mystery and guests will not know what to expect.
Typically at a private party your guests will see Roger moving between groups of people and will see some of the tricks being performed, this way nobody knows what to expect. The magic room can be added onto the end of a straight performance if required and a separate performance would occur in the room as to what is happening in the main party. This could either be some kind of psychological magic or a gambling routine depending on your guests.
Cabaret Magic The final option is a cabaret performance, this would require an area where Roger can setup or a stage depending on the party venue. The performance would usually be 45 minutes and would require everyone to watch. This works well for some depending on guest numbers. If your party involves a meal and you are looking for some after dinner entertainment then this could be the perfect option. Again this could be combined with a straight performance of table magic or close up magic and or the magic room. All of this can be discussed with Roger to find the perfect performance for your private party in London find the perfect performance for your private party in London.
Are you looking for some unique wedding entertainment?
If you are reading this then chances are you are already engaged (Congratulations!) and looking to plan your wedding and want to find that unique idea that none of your friends have had before? A few people have been to a wedding where there was a Magician performing and we are sure that if you spoke to them they would say it was a great decision to book a Magician. I don’t think we have ever heard of anyone regretting booking a Magician for their wedding day. It’s the perfect solution for all your everyone, both young and old. Magic is the ultimate ice breaker and conversation starter. It can be performed during drinks reception or around the tables and even during the evening celebrations. Be aware if you only have one room and a loud disco this might be a bit of a challenge. Magic is always best performed during the daytime. Hiring a Magician to perform at your wedding reception is a great way to keep all your guests entertained throughout the day. With performances during the photos, during the wedding breakfast or into the evening celebrations – Having a Magician at your wedding in London will add an extra bit of Magic! The big question is “How much is a magician for a wedding?” This depends on how many guests and how long you want Roger to perform for.
Private Party Magician in London
Are you planning a house party or a garden party? Looking for some unique entertainment in London? Roger has performed across greater London and will certainly add to your party. He can either mingle with your guests moving between rooms and round the garden, or very popular now is the “Magic Room!” If you have a spare room that you could use, Roger can setup a private intimate show for smaller groups of people, they can come in at various times during the night and it means that the magic they experience is not the high energy noisy magic that would be seen in the normal party environment, but a very much more sophisticated and intimate performance. Hiring a Magician for your party ensures your guests get to see the very best in Magical Entertainment.
This varies depending on the event, the amount of guests and the day of the week. A party for 300 guest on a Saturday night is going to be more expensive than a private party for 15 guests on a Thursday afternoon. For a free quote to have a close up magician entertain your guests please get in touch using the Contact Page.
Yes, Roger is a full time member of the world famous Magic Circle in London.
Yes, Roger is more than happy to meet prospective clients before booking if he is performing in your area. Most people will watch the performance videos to get an idea of his personal style. If you want to meet for a coffee and see a few tricks that can be arranged
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Over the last 18 years Roger has performed at events all across the City of London at venues in Greenwich, Hackney, Hammersmith, Islington, Kensington, Chelsea, Lambeth, Lewisham, Southwark, Tower Hamlets, Wandsworth, Westminster He has also performed at weddings in Barking, Barnet, Bexley, Brent, Bromley, Croydon, Ealing, Enfield, Haringey, Harrow, Havering, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Kingston upon Thames Merton, Newham, Redbridge, Richmond upon Thames, Sutton, Cambden, Waltham Forest, Woolwich, Hackney, Bermondsey Bethnal Green, Battersea, Paddington, Wembley, Acton, Edmonton, Hornsey, Shoreditch, Romford, Hayes and Harlington Brentford, Chiswick, Mitcham, West Ham, Ilford, Barnes, Beddington, Hampstead, Chingford, Fulham, Finsbury Deptford, Camberwell, Poplar, Dagenham, Purley, Tottenham, Twickenham, Wimbledon, Walthamstow, Hendon Chigwell, Sidcup and Chiselhurst
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Magician West London
London is a big place and whilst Roger has performed at many many venues across the city, by far the most bookings have come from West London.
With boroughs such as Brent, Ealing, Hammersmith and Fulham, Harrow, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Kensington and Chelsea. There have been many parties and many corporate events, so if you are planning a wedding in Chelsea or a House party in Hammersmith, a close up Magician is a great choice for the best party entertainment.
Magician South London
Moving around the compass I have also performed a lot in south London, have performed in most of the south London boroughs, if you are planning a party, wedding or corporate event in Bromley, Croydon, Kingston upon Thames, Richmond upon Thames, Merton, Sutton, Wandsworth, Bexley, Greenwich and Lewisham chances are I have performed there and either know the venue are can advise on a great venue to have your party.
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