Entries by Stefan Ebinger

Magic Mentors 2

Tommy Wonder Tommy Wonder was the stage name of Jacobus Maria Bemelman, a Dutch magician, inventor and author, who performed close-up and stage magic. He has published 2 major books, the books of Wonder. Born in 1953 in Lisse near Amsterdam he, unfortunately, died way too early in 2006, after a brief battle with lung […]

Inspirations and Mentors

In the next couple of posts, I will introduce you to people, the magic mentors that have inspired me to become a better performer. You’ll meet people who have offered advice, or acted by example, to help develop and direct my career as a magician. Some of them are alive, some have passed on and […]

Performance at event in Bangkok

t Magic show in Bangkok Event: Feb 27 – Regional Sales Awards – QiagenVenue: Renaissance Hotel BangkokPackage: Close Up & Stage Show Last week I performed at an event in Bangkok at my clients’ regional Sales Award dinner. The audience consisted of about 200 guests from countries in Asia, Australia, the UK, and the United States. […]

Magic Show Corporate Event

Still Eating Cards Event: Dec 7 – Corporate Xmas Party – Heidrick & Struggles Venue: Grand Hyatt – Party Room Package: Close Up & Personal Show Last weekend I performed at my residency at the Heidrick & Struggles Xmas Party. The new party room at the Hyatt is a great venue for parties and events. Below […]

Halloween Magic

Halloween Magic at Lulu’s Lounge Event: Oct 27 Club Performance – Venue:  – Lulu’s Lounge Package: Close Up Magic & MC to introduce late night acts Lulu’s Lounge hosted a special event for Halloween called the Carnival of the Absurd. I was hired to do roving magic and to introduce the burlesque acts. Below some snapshots […]

Close Up Magic at Wonderland

Close Up Magic at Alice in Wonderland Event Event: Oct 18 Corporate event – IQVIA Venue: Gardens by the Bay – Flower Field Hall Package: Close Up Magic Oct 18 I was performing at the IQVIA  annual Dinner and Dance, themed ‘A Night in Wonderland’. All the guests were wearing a theme related costume. Since I […]

Roving Magician venues

What are the types of venues and events that can make use of a Roving Magician? Last week I performed close up magic at 3 different events and each of them was set up differently. The first engagement was a performance for Givenchy at Bar Rouge. It was basically a cocktail event leading up to the […]

magic convention

Magic Convention – How magicians improve their skills The question I am asked the most, apart from how did you do that, is how did you learn your craft and how do you improve your skill. Like with any other business, there are conventions. There you can attend lectures held by famous or not so […]

Event Entertainment Roving Magic

Event Entertainment Roving Magic When it comes to event entertainment roving magic, also called strolling magic, close-up walk around or sometimes street magic seems to be a very popular option for cocktail events, private or corporate dinner parties. What are the advantages of a roving magician? Your guests will socialize better because magic is a […]