Craig James


Professional close up magician, Craig James is the natural and perfect choice for your event.
Craig is one of the most sought after UK and European close up magicians!
Not only has he performed for members of the British Royal family, plus some of the world’s biggest celebrities, he has also worked for some of the largest companies in the most exclusive venues around the world!

No matter what the event or occasion, from a private party to an International corporate event, either here in the UK or overseas, Craig offers the same level of dedication and professionalism to all of his clients. providing a blend of unique and mesmerising close up magic, Craig will leave your guests screaming with laughter and demanding more!

Forget what you've seen on TV, what Craig can offer is so much better as its personal, up close and more importantly not faked!

Along with performances at the worlds most luxurious and only 7 star hotel, the Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai, several performances for the world renowned Orient Express, Multi millionaires and Billionaires, Craig can offer you and your guests world class memorable and exquisite close up magic!
With his delightful sleight of hand and infectious personality Craig will leave your guests talking about your event for years to come.

Craig fully commits to the fact that whilst creating a fantastic atmosphere, he can back off at any moment and resume where he left off for speeches both planned and impromptu, or for any other reason. If you are looking for that world class, professional and experienced magician, then look no further, Craig is the one for you!

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Craig, Thank you so much for delighting our guests with your table magic at our conference dinner. After a long day in a conference, you pitched it just perfectly for our delegates to site back, relax and and enjoy your up-close trickery. You certainly created lots of laughter, huge amounts of applause and a big WOW!

Gemma Harwood, Business Manager, Participate Projects

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