MERLINS MAGIC FESTIVAL
Merlins of Wakefield are hosting a fantastic one Day Magic Festival. The day will consist of lectures, workshops, surprises and finish with a Gala Magic Show in the evening.
Sunday May 14th, 2017
If you would just prefer to come along and see some of the best professional magic, comedy and variety acts, then the evening show is for you. If you would like to see everything, then get the special discounted ticket for the whole event. Ideal for the whole family, with a minimum age limit of 10 years old, and concessions for under 16 year olds. There is plenty of free parking, a cafe/bar in the venue and other places to get refreshment nearby. The venue is also a few minutes walk from Wakefield Westgate railway station.
Full details of events and performers are listed below!
Day event is from 10.00am - 5.30pm
Evening show is 7.00pm - 9.30pm
Artists booked include :
Dr Diablo has been performing sideshow feats since he was a teenager after a keen interest developed into a career. He is now one of the forefront performers in this industry and is known extensively in the bizarre world for his talent and knowledge. Ultimately professional and 100% authentic traditional performer he has amazing feats that have to be seen to be believed!
Amethyst's escape show features some of the most spectacular and daring escapes ever created. Presented in a modern, dynamic style, with plenty of audience participation. This thrilling show is jam-packed with action and suspense. Danny and Stephanie had the honour of being invited to perform at the World Escape Artists Convention, held in California, where they performed several new escapes which had never been seen before.
Other attractions including Dealers, Workshops, Side Show.....plus others.....
Darren Mac is one of the country's funniest and most amazing magicians. He has been performing magic now for over 20 years and has won an array of awards including the title 'British Magical Champion.' Darren has been trusted to work for clients such as Hilton Hotel Group and Arla Foods and has performed at Leeds United Football Club. Darren has the rare skill of being able to entertain his audiences with hilarious comedy magic without loosing the amazement.
High Jinx is a truly Award Winning Magic and Illusion act. Michael started the act in 2004 when he created an illusion act for the Magic Circle Young Magicians Club stage competition, which he won. Since then he has continued to build on the act performing in many prestige places including ‘The Boston Plaza Hotel’ Boston, USA for the Society of American Magicians, ‘Blackpool Opera House’ to an audience of 3500 people. Their act is a thrilling mix of Magic, Illusion, Escapology and Circus Skills delivered in a way that will leave you amazed, puzzled even scared but above all entertained.
In 2011 High Jinx were placed 2nd in the European FISM championships in Blackpool.
Antonio Zip is more than just a mime act… bringing together an exciting fusion of jaw dropping magic and jaw closing mime, Antonio Zip is amazing crowds around the U.K. An experienced magician Antonio has been the toast of many a party and corporate event for years
How does he do it?! He can’t say, but he’s sure to make you laugh and wonder how!
Carl Royale is humorous, fun and renowned for his stunningly visual performances, and is one of the UK’s leading magical entertainers. For over 20 years, Carl has delighted audiences with his unique, entertaining performances. A full time professional magician, he can engage an audience of any size, for any occasion, including corporate events, weddings and private parties. A proud member of the world famous Magic Circle in London, Carl Royle has also acted as president of one of the largest magical societies in the world, The Manchester Circle of Magicians.
Due to last years successful event, there has been a lot of interest, so please book early.
Entry is by ticket only - We will email you a ticket to print off and bring on the day, along with timings and directions to the venue.
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