Based in Walsall but covering the West Midlands, Owen is a unique magic entertainer, performing at a wide selection of special occasions. His style of personal, close-up magic will astonish and amaze any guest at your event.
With heaps of experience as a magician working in bars and clubs, Owen has been entertaining audiences with his magic for years and has now made himself available for private hire!
Using playing cards, money, jewellery and borrowed objects, he loves to get your guests involved in his magic. His specialty is the magic happening in the guests own hands, with many laughs thrown in for good measure.
This is not like magic seen on a lot of TV programmes that arouses suspicion. This is close up in front of people's own eyes and often using their own objects!
Owen is also a member of the World Famous Magic Circle and has £10 million Public Liability with Equity, the actors Union.
Owen has won many awards for his fantastic work, such as Prestigious 2018 Wedding Industry Awards for “ Special Touch” This follows on from winning the same competition in 2017 for Best Wedding Entertainment for the Midlands Region. (They amalgamated the two categories this year and called it Special Touch).
This is the most prestigious award in the Wedding Industry, as it is voted for by Brides and Grooms whose Wedding's Owen has performed at during the previous 12 months.
Owen regularly holds corporate events at Venues such as The Belfry, The ICC, Ardencote Manor, Jury’s Inn Hinckley Island and otters. He is also the recommended magician at Venues such as Moor Hall, Swinfen Hall, Alrewas Hayes,Aston Marina, Calderfields Golf and Country Club, Hogarths Solihull and for Walsall Council Events.
Owen has also attended events for big brands such as the Royal Army, University of Birmingham, PSSA, IKEA, FASET, BMW, Birmingham City Football Club, University of Oxford, NHS, Cafe Rouge, Walsall Coucil and Wolverhampton Wanderers.
Your wedding day is one of the most important days in your life. Not only do you want a perfect day but you want your guests to have an amazing time as well! Weddings are a specialty of Owen's and he is renowned for wowing weddings in the Midlands.
Owen provides fun, laughter and entertainment that will remain in memories long after the day has ended, ensuring you have a magical day.
Owen can perform at Various times during the day, each with its own benefits.
Whilst the happy couple have their very important photographs done away from guests, walk around magic is the perfect ice breaker for two families who have possibly not met before. Owen will involve guests in every trick he does and create a great talking point as people wait for their meal.
Owen will perform at each table during the wedding breakfast with tricks for the whole table, and guests being involved in all of them if they wish to. This is done around the meal so no one is interrupted whilst eating. Owen also performs some special tricks for the Happy Couple that leave them with some special keepsakes from their already magical day.
There is always a natural “lull” between the end of the wedding breakfast and evening reception.
This is a very popular time for Owen to walk around the guests and show them some brilliant close up magic to pass the time before the evening festivities.
As evening guests arrive what better way to get them in the mood of the day than with some magic happening in their hands. Close up magic is a great accompaniment to an evening DJ or Band and will keep guests talking for months.
Owen is always a popular addition to corporate events or exhibitions! Using his style as a close-up magician, Owen will be able to entertain your delegates and clients.
Due to the beauty of close up magic, Owen can mingle with guests in a cocktail drinks setting, or perform table magic at large banquet occasions.
The beauty of Owen's act is that he does not require any space, special equipment or lighting. Only his amazing magical ability!
If you are planning a party, event or function, then Owen Strickland Magic will make it an event to remember. As a Close Up Magician, he can perform for a wide variety of party sizes, such as small dinner parties or large parties with hundreds of guests.
Owen loves to mingle with guests throughout the course of the event getting to know each of them personally and astounding them with his sleight of hand and amazing tricks. He will use playing cards, coins, bank notes and borrowed objects and perform miracles with them. His style and humour is suitable for all ages.
Contact Owen today for an unforgettable magical performance at your event today on 07742 263000.
We were very grateful to the wedding venue for recommending Owen as from the first moment we contacted him he was brilliant (even though I emailed him about 11pm!!) Owen is very personable, couldn't be...
We had Owen booked to perform at our wedding which was supposed to take place back in April 2020, from the start of the pandemic Owen has been nothing but understanding and moved to several different dates...
Would like to say a huge Thankyou to Owen for making our day extra special during such an unusual time. He was very flexible with moving our wedding day. Due to our wedding being cancelled such short notice...
Owen is brilliant, he's been so accommodating during the pandemic and nothing has ever been too much trouble. He's a genuine person and is extremely talented. Would 100000% recommend.
Wow how good is this man! Entertained a group of golfers in a pub quite easily for a couple of hours. Golfers are generally amazed when they make a par but to see some of the faces of disbelief when Owen...