Michael is one of the UK’s most exciting entertainers, with over 25 years experience including many TV appearances and sell-out shows to his name.
He is one of very few magicians to be invited to Buckingham Palace where he performed for Her Majesty the Queen.
Michael can offer high quality, Cabaret, Close Up Magic & Children’s Entertainment.
Michael amazes his guests in his own inimitable way, he has his audience in fits of laughter and at the same time bewildered, as he performs miracles combined with his quick wit and sleight of hand. He creates an energy and instant rapport with his audience.
Michael’s magic of the mind has to be seen to be believed, and his incredible spoon bending in the show, has recently received compliments from Uri Geller and David Copperfield.
Michael is in great demand as a Close Up Magician for corporate events and private dinners. He is resident Magician in Gordon Ramsay’s Bread Street Kitchen, London and Forte Village, Sardinia.
The Super Roams are a stylish and accomplished group who never fail to raise a smile.
Their musical talent and ability to charm an audience is made evident through their great unplugged covers of pop, Motown and soul classics – to name just a few of the genres in their wide repertoire.
Vintage 90’s is a collective of London’s top session musicians brought together to form an incredible and unique band. Vintage 90’s takes the best songs from the 90’s to the present day and performs them with an exciting and individual twist. Dance the night away and listen as the three amazing vocalists layer intricate harmonies over classic vintage sounds.
The band perform dressed in their great vintage style, looking every inch as good as they sound!
Heather was first bitten by the performance buzz at the Globe Theatre, which compelled her to study music at Trinity College. Her musical prowess, effervescent personality, and charismatic presence has made her a sought after artist. She’s played with many big hitters on the jazz circuit including Roy Ayres, Marcus Printup, Michael Franti and Neneh Cherry.
Heather is clocking up air miles with invitations to play private parties for the likes of Michael Caine, Prince William, Richard Branson, Madonna, Al Pacino and Jodie Kidd.
For lively club crowds, she teams up with international DJs, including Norman Jay, Jeremy Healey or Kelly Marie lacing jazzy riffs with uplifting dance music. HedKandi, Café Del Mar and Soho House do’s in Cannes are regular haunts.
The MM Trio is an unplugged group comprising of guitar, vocals, bass and cajon. They perform easygoing acoustic covers of songs from the 50s to today. They can also perform as a roaming trio.
The trio have extensive performance experience, playing for private parties, corporate events and weddings in locations all over the UK and further afield, such as the Kensington Roof Gardens.
These former Cirque du Soleil fire performers have wowed audiences on the BBC, ITV and MTV, as well as for numerous private and corporate events across the UK and worldwide. They can also perform aerial shows.
They can perform ambient or choreographed performances.
“I was taken aback by the skill level you’re bringing to the stage. Not only stunning fire skills, but also great acrobatics and dance! Congratulations!”
– Alessandra Martines – Le Jury – The Best : Le Meilleur Artiste
“I honestly can’t put into words quite how amazing it was, it was everything I hoped it would be and more.”
– Karine Zegrir – Press Relations Hotel Royal Evian les Bains
“The duo was fantastic! Just the two of them filled the entire stage and kept our 5000 attendees on the edge of their seats.”
– Sky TV Production Team
The Travellers are a London based 5 piece roaming acoustic band, playing unplugged sets of classic songs and modern tracks.
They suit any event, from weddings and corporate events to private parties.
They have played at venues including Chillon Castle, The Ritz, The Langham, The London Boat Show, Grosvenor House, Hampton Court Palace and Altitude 360.
Past clients include Jaguar Land Rover, Help for Heroes, Epson, WH Smith and many more.
The London All Brass are a 5 piece brass band playing upbeat New Orleans Music and fun covers. They can perform roaming or static, and require no amplification!
Our Balloon Modellers are a fun, interactive roving or static act for your event – no matter what your age is!
The Mix and Mingle option includes two eye catching roving acts decorated with extravagant balloons which are sure to turn heads.
The Pop Up Boutique consists of two balloon experts who can deck your guests out in fabulous balloon creations from incredible fascinators to extravagant headdresses, making your guests the stars of the event!
Our Acrobatic Jugglers are a hugely entertaining duo combining thrilling acrobatics with impressive juggling!
They are perfect for an event which requires interactive, roaming entertainment, and can dress for the occasion.
Claudia Contortionist, recently proclaimed ‘Britain’s bendiest woman’. (This Morning ITV, Daily Mail Online, The Sun Online), is one of the most highly skilled contortionists performing in the UK today, having trained at The National Centre for Circus Arts where she was awarded a first class honours degree.
Her performances include amazing handstands combined with unbelievable moves such as the triple fold. For top events the marinelli bend (considered to be one of the most difficult and dangerous contortion positions) can be included. Claudia can offer walkabout ambient sets, spectacular acts, or for something completely different a comedy Granny, either act or ambient. These performances take contortion to a new level, leaving the audience feeling they have witnessed the impossible.
Past clients include This Morning, Asda, Toni & Guy, Barbican, The Savoy Hotel, One Marylebone to name just a few!
Our contact jugglers are a perfect roaming act for events large or small, private or corporate.
They can dress to suit the occasion, and even have stilts as an option to really give their performance that wow factor. They combine graceful performances with surreal juggling to astonish audiences.
Previous clients include Audi, Bloomberg, Arsenal FC, Capital FM, Jameson Whisky and Swarovski.
They have performed all over the world from a Microsoft event in Cannes to the Siemens building opening in London.
The Solid Steel is a highly experienced Steel Band that has been running for over 30 years. They have played at numerous Weddings, Corporate Events and Parties in London and abroad, for clients such as Levi Roots and ITV’s This Morning.
They can play 21st Century pop covers such as Pharrell Williams’s ‘Happy’, to traditional reggae, ska, Island Songs, Soca and Calypso, and can even cover Cuban and Brazilian styles.
Within London, they have played at venues such as Clardige’s, Chelsea Physic Garden, HAC, Kensington Palace, Kensington Roof Gardens, Kew Gardens, the Natural History Museum and many more.
The Old Dirty Brasstards are a 10 piece band, who have gained an enviable reputation for their bold and innovative approach to introduce brass music to brand new audiences.
“Old Dirty Brasstards won over the crowd instantly with people pleasing covers of ‘Uptown Funk’, Taylor Swift’s ‘Shake It Off’ and ‘Happy’ by Pharrell.”
The tweed-clad 10-piece brass and drum collective comprises of some of London’s leading freelance musicians, playing an eclectic fusion of pop, rock, hip hop, R&B, funk and soul covers that never fail to get any dance floor jumping with joy.
ODB has brought its uniquely entertaining and energetic style to several major music festivals across the UK, including Bestival, Glastonbury, Latitude and Secret Garden Party. Other top venues include Fabric, the Forum, Hammersmith Apollo, Koko and Scala, along with residencies at Brooklyn Bowl and the Brixton, Camden & Shoreditch Blues Kitchens.
“If you’ve never heard Take That’s ‘Never Forget’ blasted through a trombone, frankly you haven’t lived.”
— Time Out
Get yourselves down to the best drum ‘n’ brass night in town!
Our Strongmen acrobats bring a touch of the Victorian era to any event with their take on the classic Victorian Strongmen Circus Act. They are firm believers that there is nothing in life that cannot be improved by the application of a good moustache. These three intrepid fellows set out to entertain, dazzle and amaze…
Hailing from the golden age of music hall they are indeed proud to present the strongmen ‘Victor’, ‘Ian’ and their younger brother ‘Barnaby.’
Both on the ground and up in the air on the high trapeze the ‘Strong Brothers’ will perform extraordinary feats of strength, daring and balance.
They are sure to leave any audience stunned with appreciation. Roll up, Roll up for the Greatest Show on Earth!
Victor and Ian are also able to offer a comedy duo trapeze act.
The City Slickers
Forget about balancing the books, these guys are able to balance on just about anything.
Their cohort of “City Slickers” is ideal for creating a stir at any event.
Dressed in business suits and splendid bowler hats, they blend in with the crowd until they begin incredible displays of acrobatics.
They are very interactive, often persuading people from the crowd into helping them out with their acrobatic antics, usually to the delight of all around!
If the boardroom has to meet gender equality targets then they can arrange for a couple of acrobatic business-women to join the team.
Roll up, Roll up for the Greatest Show on Earth!
The amazing, fantastic and acrobatic “Strong Brothers” have entertained royalty all around Europe.
They have tumbled for William the Conqueror! They performed handstands for King Louis X of France! They balanced on their heads for King Mohammed III of Spain!
They really are the most talented acrobats in all of Medieval England!!
Available in larger groups of up to six acrobats!
Our intrepid seamen are perfect for any event with a nautical theme.
No crows nest? No problem, as their astounding sailors simply balance on top of each other in a human tower.
Walk the plank? Not likely as their guys will tumble and somersault on it.
Blistering Barnacles, these guys are good, salty fun!
Shiver me timbers, but they could even offer a pirate or two to spice things up with a bit of “yo-ho-ho!”
Oooooh I say… Splish Splash!
These talented chaps are perfect for making a splash at any event, with their quirky blend of cheeky humour and amazing acrobatics.
With twirly moustaches and lots of banter, the bathers simply ooze with both charm and hair gel.
The bathers also have a couple of female bathing companions who can join them at events if required.
Spring into action with Mario, Luigi and the villainous Wario.
The crafty Wario can often be seen picking up a damsel from the audience with an amazing lift, while the cheeky Mario and Luigi are more likely to steal a quick kiss on the cheek!
For larger events they can also supply other Nintendo Characters from a fire breathing Bowser to an acrobatic mushroom!
The Strongmen Acrobats can offer up to 3 x spiffing, 45 minute sessions of walkabout acrobatic entertainment.
A completely unique pop duo combining traditional instruments and sampling technology, known for stunning audiences with their carefully constructed medleys of fresh musical wonder, from grime to 90s dance hits, they’ll take you on a musical journey!
Truly Medley Deeply met while playing together at Cambridge University. They were pulled up for working hard in school on both Britain’s Got Talent in 2012, and two sell-out runs at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. The group are now based in London where they continue to play at beautiful weddings, numerous residency slots, raucous house parties and sharpshooting corporate events.
A great alternative to a party DJ, they are also available as a roaming duo.
A portable, acoustic roaming band, perfect for weddings, corporate event or parties where you want the guests singing at the top of their voice, shaking their bums or tapping their feet.
The Movers pride themselves on their interesting arrangements, fun mash-ups and medleys with four-party vocal harmonies, but also enjoy playing the song in its original form too. They have a number of sets to choose from or can mix them up according to your preference.
The Movers repertoire includes some of the best hip songs from the 90’s/00’s (and some of the ones you don’t want to admit you know!) whilst making sure not to leave out classic songs from the motown, soul and funk eras to create original and classy set lists.
Our LED Hula Hooper has been causing a storm with hula hoops since 2013!
Watch out because she electrifies the night with some high speed LED hula action… and sometimes on roller skates! She is a corporate entertainer, festival performer, international hoopstar and has entertained crowds at Diesel, Sky Sports, Bestival, Selfridges, Jack Wills, Shoreditch House, Disco Loco, taught at Reebok, Sweaty Betty and has performed in Paris, Barcelona, Italy and Egypt.
She has mastered the hula hoop as a performer and instructor with Marawa the Amazing’s troupe of amazing world-record holding hoopers, who inspire and entertain new hoola hoopstars all over the world.
Can perform as a solo act, duo or with a group.
Acts can be customised to match the event’s theme.
With over thirty years’ experience and having notched up thousands of miles of travel performing around the world, Zap has earned his reputation as a truly international performer. He has entertained thousands of people from all walks of life, with some of the most memorable being Prince Philip, Prince Andrew, Hugh Grant, Margaret Thatcher, Sir Richard Branson, Sir Philip Green, Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Henry Cooper, George Michael and Chris de Burgh.
Today, Zap is one of the busiest, most talented and creative magicians in the business, providing close-up and intimate cabaret magic and entertainment of the highest order. He consistently demonstrates that amazing skills have strong and enduring appeal for audiences and he is a mystifying magician who creates a real presence and a wonderful sense of fun at every event. He presents a unique and modern style of magic which is guaranteed to captivate and amaze. He knows exactly how to set the tone, build the excitement, captivate and involve his audience in a masterful and engaging manner and he will always excel.
Mirabelle’s act is an audiovisual experience to remember, combining the sounds of virtuoso electric violin with a dazzling human mirror-ball look, making for a truly modern twist on traditional violin.
Bespoke music for your event can be arranged, or Mirabelle can perform her own ‘A Brief History of Dance Music’, a six minute musical journey through time taking in Donna Summer through to Daft Punk and all performed on the electric violin. It begins with classical-crossover disco tune ‘A Fifth of Beethoven’ by Walter Murphy and continues through the history of dance showcasing top tunes delivered with sparkling verve.
She has recently performed for at venues including The Natural History Museum, The Science Museum, The Victoria & Albert Museum, The Royal College of Art and for clients including Porsche and Silent Noise in Goa.
Dan is one of London’s top magicians. He specialises in close up and table magic, astonishing audiences with his use of different techniques such as traditional sleight-of hand and psychological prediction. Tailored magic for individual events is also available.
Dan has performed at lavish French weddings, rustic music festivals and celebrity parties (including Sir Nick Faldo’s birthday party). He has performed at over 1000 events all of the UK and abroad, entertaining CEOs, royalty, politicians and celebrities alike.
“Hugely entertaining! He totally confounded a bunch of very suspicious accountants!” PWC
“The guests thought you were fantastic and were still talking about you and your tricks the next day.” Morgan Stanley
Aelfwyn is guaranteed to capture attention with her breath-taking LED performance, delivered a performance in full costume which is both musically and visually stimulating. Her performances can be tailored for any event and she can deliver either a roaming performance amongst guests or appear as a star soloist.
She has recently performed with legendary rockers Muse, and at high profile venues including The Henley Festival and The Victoria & Albert Museum.
Ruth is extremely versatile on the violin and has a flair for improvisation and a knack for playing a wide range of musical styles from Latin, pop, chill out, and rock, to classical, romantic, contemporary and baroque.
She has performed across the UK and Europe as a soloist, as a duo with saxophonist Heather Hoyle, and also teaming up with DJs to provide entertainment at numerous functions and parties. Ruth is equally at home in the concert hall having performed at Wigmore Hall, The Cadogan Hall as leader of The Southbank Sinfonia and at the National Theatre.
Ruth has performed with the English Mozart Ensemble, Britten Pears Orchestra, the John Hardy Syndicate and Orchestra Europa with Rick Wakeman. She has recorded sessions at the National Film and Television School, and also for bands such as FiN, Empire, The Siegfried Sassoon and Coronajones.
Libby has been lucky enough to meet and work with some extremely talented musicians, performing for Her Majesty The Queen and at concert venues such as the O2 Arena, Shepherd’s Bush Empire and the Royal Albert Hall. Corporate events have seen her at Somerset House, the Royal Academy of Art and The Gherkin, while her work on the club circuit with Hed Kandi has taken her to the hottest clubs and festivals around Europe.
Whilst much of her time is spent performing and recording with pop, funk, soul and jazz outfits, as well as dedicating time to classical music, in recent years Libby has also enjoyed the increasingly popular genre of working alongside DJs, playing anything from the latest house tracks to chilled out background music.
Whatever the style, Libby is a skilled performer who never fails to engage with her audience.
Jonty is a professional model and session drummer/percussionist. He is in high demand across London, performing at Morning Gloryville London as well as with a number of London’s top bands including the 11-piece SUPERTONES.
His credits include Weekend Wogan, F1Rocks event in Milan supporting The Stereophonics, and with Radio 2 airplay for their record of the week on Ben Montague’s Overcome’.
His energy and personality are always a hit at any event and with his good looks and great rhythmic talent he is guaranteed to get the crowd going.
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