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Best Magicians in Los Angeles
2021

Why These Magicians?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Los Angeles Magicians on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

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

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Carl Christman

Carl Chirstman performs throughout Hollywood, California and is the author of How to Read Minds & Influence People. Carl plays with language, body language, and psychology to entertain his audiences. He is a member of Hollywood’s famous Magic Castle as well as The British Society of Mystery Entertainers. He has become remarkably popular in recent years as audiences marvel at his master mentalist performances. Carl Christmas performs a variety of shows, from Mind Over Magic and Strolling Magical Entertainment, to Trade Shows and Crowd Building.

Hollywood, CA 90028

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Fiesta Fantastic Entertainment

Fiesta Fantastic Entertainment is a traveling magic show that is based in Buena Park, California. They perform at birthday parties and special events and offer face painting, magic shows, and balloon twisting. Each of the magicians at Fiesta Fantastic Entertainment have worked at Disneyland and provide clean, family-friendly entertainment. Shows can run for 30 minutes, 45 minutes, or an hour, depending on the age of the audience and the event’s needs. In addition to birthday parties, Fiesta Fantastic Entertainment has also done performances at corporate events, grand openings, holiday parties, school functions, product promotions, fundraisers, fairs and festivals, and block parties.

Buena Park, CA 90620

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Jersey Jim Comedy Magician

Jersey Jim Comedy Magician is located in Los Angeles, California. He is known as a great entertainer who captivates audiences of all ages. He is available for all events, including birthday parties and kids shows, school and library shows, fundraisers, corporate events, and adult parties. Jim has been fascinated by magic since the age of 12, and has worked tirelessly to create a show that uses magic and illusions. He is multi-talented, holds two California teaching credentials, is a member of the Writers Guild of America, earned his BA in film production from UCLA film school, and has a Master’s Degree of Fine Arts in screenwriting.

Los Angeles, CA 90066

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Joseph Tran Illusionist & Comedian

Joseph Tran brings back the tradition and past variety acts and incorporates it into 21st century entertainment. He combines a high-energy performance with magic, humor, and personalized audience connection to capture and amaze his viewers. Joseph is theatrically trained in theatre and illusionary arts, but he is also immersed in pop culture and social interaction. His performances are the perfect blend of great entertainment and fantastic illusions. His business is located in Northridge, California, but he can be booked for any event throughout all of the Los Angeles, area and abroad. Joseph Tran has performed for corporate events, campus events, and private events, and previous satisfied clients include Warner Brothers, Disney, Microsoft, Hilton Hotels, CBS, Toyota, and much more.

Northridge, CA 91343

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Justin Willman

Justin Willman is both a comedian and magician who is based in Los Angeles, California. He has made a name for himself in the entertainment and magic community by being hilariously funny, interesting, and inventive. He has moved away from traditional magic and variety shows, and has created a unique experience that uses modern teachings and techniques. Justin has made appearances on The Tonight Show, Ellen, and Conan, and he has also performed live at the White House. Justin has toured the country and has brought magic and illusion to audiences of all ages. He can be booked for corporate and private events, and tv and film appearances.

Los Angeles, CA 90048

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Magic by Todd

Magic by Todd is a traveling magic show that is based in Van Nuys, California. Todd services most of the Greater Los Angeles area, and was recently named one of the Best Family Entertainers by CBS Los Angeles. Todd is an award-winning entertainer with over 25 years of experience. He is a family magic specialist who provides his services for birthday parties, as well as corporate events and fundraisers. Past satisfied customers have said that Todd created a special and entertaining experience, and they would recommend him for any event. Todd can captivate audiences of all ages, and is professional, reliable, and delightful.

Van Nuys, CA 91406

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Misty Lee Magician

Misty Lee is a professional magician, voice actress, and writer who is based in Burbank, California. She is a bold performer who has a taste for the “dark arts”. She relocated to Los Angeles from Detroit in 2005 and has since become the go-to-girl for all things freaky, and she demonstrates her skills through magic, stage performances, hosting, and magical consulting. Misty is a Second City graduate, and she has been successful in her entertaining, yet terrifying, career. Misty Lee can be booked by phone or through email.

Burbank, CA 91506

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Nick Paul Magical Comedy

Nick Paul is an award-winning magician and comedian who is located in Hollywood, California. He is known for his combination of comedy, mind reading, and magic. He has performed worldwide for fortune 500 companies, theatres, and cruise ships. He specializes in stage shows, and walk-around close-up magic. Past satisfied clients include Disney Cruise Line, Microsoft, Pepsi, State Farm, and the Navy. Nick’s 2015 and 2016 “Impossible Feats of Fake Magic” shows were awarded Best Variety Show and were voted one of the Top 10 Shows to See by Time Out LA.

Hollywood, CA 91601

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Rmax Goodwin

Rmax Goodwin is located in Los Angeles, California. He is known to be witty and charming, a captivating entertainer, and a world-class sleight of hand performer. Rmax joined Magic Castle at the age of 14, where he was mentored and guided by some of the brightest magicians in the world. He is available for a wide variety of events, including corporate retreats, birthday parties, holiday parties, charity fundraisers, film premieres, and other private events. He is innovative and experimental, and is known for his sleight of hand maneuvers. Rmax can be contacted by phone, email, or through the online inquiry form.

Los Angeles, CA 90065

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Taylor Hughes

Taylor Hughes is a magician that is based in Los Angeles, California. He is a full-time entertainer with over two decades of performance experience. He was one of the only magicians to perform at all three showrooms at the Magic Castle before the age of 21. Taylor was recently presented with awards for Best Illusion, Best Comedy Magic, and Best Showmanship. He offers several different types of performances, including stand-up, close-up magic, and stage shows. Taylor is available for all events, including trade shows, sales meetings, social gatherings, and film and television appearances.

Los Angeles, CA 90028

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The Arty Loon Show

The Arty Loon Show is located in Whittier, California and services all of the surrounding counties. They combine comedy with magic, illusions, juggling, balloon sculptures, puppetry, and audience participation to create a show suitable for any occasion. Arty also features a spooky Halloween magic show as well as a charming Christmas show. The Arty Loon Show has performed for organizations such as the Boy Scouts of America, The American Cancer Society, Walt Disney, Google, and Warner Brothers. Hiring can be done over the phone or through email.

Whittier, CA 90601

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The Magic Ian Tour

Ian, who commonly goes by magician, is a professional magician and illusionist who performs throughout all of Orange County, California. He has toured the country and delivers a show that is sure to amaze audiences of any age. He has performed at weddings, corporate events, birthday parties, and school events. He specializes in strolling magic that incorporates fire magic, comedy interaction with the audience, and even levitations. Satisfied clients have said that Ian is wildly entertaining and also professional, and that they would recommend him for any event.

Anaheim, CA 92806

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The Wacko Show

The Wacko Show is a traveling magic performance that appears throughout the Los Angeles area. The show is highly creative and incorporates magic and illusion. Wacko has performed for celebrities, troops overseas, royalty, as well as Michelle Obama. He specializes in birthday party magic, but also offers balloon art, stage craft, and manipulation. His original routines are guaranteed to entertain audiences of any age. The Wacko Show can be booked through text or email.

Los Angeles, CA 90064

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