Laurels
Best Magicians
in Hollywood
2017

Why These Magicians?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored magicians on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best magicians in Hollywood, CA.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Bow Tie Magician

Henok, the Bow Tie Magician, is based out of Los Angeles, California where he regularly performs. Available for engagements worldwide, his magic and mentalist show features Henok's charismatic personality as well as his contemporary and stylish interpretation of traditional tricks and feats of illusion. Henok offers three types of shows with varying run times based on the size of the audience and type of event. Since 2008, the Bow Tie Magician has performed at the Hollywood Magic Castle and appeared on television shows like "Penn & Teller: Fool Us." Henok's admirers, including actors, fellow magicians, and clients, remark on the humor in his shows and the skill with which he practices his craft.

Los Angeles, CA(619) 277-1335

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Chris James Magic

Chris James Magic has been putting on magic shows for almost 10 years. Services are available for everything from intimate dinners and wedding receptions to other large events, and interested parties can learn more about the group's style by watching videos from past performances via a gallery right on Chris James Magic's website. Audiences are always wowed by the magician's unforgettable acts, and people can even sign up for a newsletter online to receive upcoming performance dates along with exclusive videos and photos. Mr. James is local to the Los Angeles area but has performed around the world for millions and boasts a loyal fan base of 180,000. For additional show details, availability, and pricing, individuals can phone, email, or submit an online form.

Los Angeles, CA(805) 231-0894

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Magic Bob Weiss!

Business meetings are rarely fun, which is why the Magic Bob Weiss! extends his services to companies to present their meeting material in an amusing yet succinct manner. He studied marketing and knows how to understand and explain information. He performs for a wide variety of personal and professional events such as weddings, birthday parties, trade shows, corporate events, and sales meetings. Mr. Weiis customizes all of his performances to suit the time frame, area, and audience desires of each show. He primarily works in Los Angeles but enjoys traveling throughout California and will gladly go to different locations for events within reason. Customers outside of the region who would like to hire him should schedule performances in advance, although Mr. Weiss takes pride in being flexible and affordable.

Los Angeles, CA(888) 654-6244

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Magician Extraordinaire

Magician Extraordinaire is a professional magical entertainment company located in Los Angeles, California that prides itself on the provision of sophisticated and elegant entertainment that is often classified as world class. Owner and magician, Louis, has the ability to combine the perfect parts of his character, style, and personality to provide the ultimate magic show experience, as well as put on a show that captivates the audience. Louis has many years of experience performing for many different types of events and functions including trade shows, corporate events, public and large stage shows, VIP events, and much more. Customers who wish to proceed with show bookings and other inquiries and complete those actions on their website, by email, or by phone.

Los Angeles, CA(818) 554-6577

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Majickstar

Majickstar is the company of Rich "The hands" Freeman, a seasoned entertainer who has been named "One of the Best Magic Castle Magicians Los Angeles." No matter the customer’s plans and needs, the magician is ready to provide an unforgettable experience for the whole audience, whether it’s a crowd of two dozen kids or a banquet hall of executives. Kids, teens, and adults of all ages and background love the magician’s close-up magic tricks, amazing illusions, and professional charm, and happy clients have left rave reviews about the way the magician made their event or party come alive. Store openings, carnivals, holiday parties, and more, any event can be a unique experience with an experienced and accomplished performer like Majickstar Rich Freeman.

Los Angeles, CA(818) 266-7488

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Mr. Glen's Magic

Mr. Glen’s Magic is an accomplished, award-winning performer who has a passion for amazing audiences of all ages. No matter the venue, audience size, or type of event, Mr. Glen has a special talent for making kids and adults feel like part of the show and takes people on a magical adventure of laughs, fun, and illusions. Magic shows are available for birthday parties, holiday gatherings, and events like dinners, corporate meetings, and church outreach events, all customized to suit the audience and event whether it’s in a dining room or a park. Customers can call or contact Mr. Glen on the website to learn about the various types of shows he performs, such as walking close-up magic that lets the audience interact and participate, and stage shows for a more formal setting.

Los Angeles, CA(310) 480-7125

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Mystic Marlow

Mystic Marlow is a premier magical entertainment act located in Hollywood, California that strives to provide the ultimate mystical experience while focusing on the values of professionalism and personal attention. There are two types of shows provided, the first being a strolling show where the magician utilizes a broad range of props including cards, silks, coins, rings and more to come face to face with each guest and personally mystify them. The second type of show is a stage performance in which the magician uses a larger set of [ros to pull off larger and more complex tricks as well as [provide a grand atmosphere that is perfect for company functions and employee banquets. Bookings and inquiries can be completed by either phone or email.

Los Angeles, CA(213) 290-0872

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Sam Shazam's Children's Parties

Sam Shazam Children's Parties is an entertainment service that incorporates magic, colorful characters, face painting, and balloon work in the Los Angeles area. Sam combines slapstick comedy, improv, and magic tricks to keep up with the high energy of traditional children's parties. Birthday celebrations incorporate a variety of activities depending on the party size. During magic tricks and gags, the birthday child will get an opportunity to a star in the show. Activities include dance parties, puppet shows, caricaturists, face painting, and balloon animals with clowns. In addition to birthdays, shows for bar and bat mitzvahs, school parties, corporate events, and picnics are available. Previous clients speak highly of Sam Shazam's professionalism and ability to entertain and keep children attentive throughout his show.

Los Angeles, CA(323) 788-4677

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Steve Wastell

The magician Steve Wastell works in Los Angeles and the surrounding region with performances at private and public shows. He specializes in unusual and dramatic tricks and stunts which are far from the traditional magician fare, meaning fewer rabbits out of hats and edgier work instead. Customers can be professional or personal, and one of Mr. Wastell’s offers is for after dinner shows at restaurants or lounges. Previous customers compare him to David Blaine and other modern performers, and recommend him because of his years of experience, professionalism, and ability to entertain crowds of all ages, though he mainly works for adults. Mr. Wastell does most of his work at the World Famous Magic Castle, and customers can purchase tickets for his shows when they visit.

Los Angeles, CA(405) 237-8383

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Steven Himmel Magic

Steven Himmel Magic is a small company owned and operated by Steven Himmel himself. Mr. Himmel is a current member of the Academy of Magical Arts at The Magic Castle in Hollywood and has almost 15 years of experience as a professional performer and entertainer. He can work for private and public parties of any size and customizes all of his performances to meet the interests and budget of each customer. Mr. Himmel has worked in the United States as well as overseas and likes to incorporate new tricks and acts into his performances to make each one unique. He works throughout the United States and has no problem traveling to meet new clients, although some might be asked to help cover travel expenses based on the distance.

Los Angeles, CA(708) 323-8067

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