Updated on March 19, 2015
Why should you be interested in hiring a magician for your home party?
Hiring a magician for your home party is going to definitely add a lot of surprises to your party. You see, everyone is a sucker for magic. Your guests’ ages may range from 3 to 60 and they’d still be totally pleased with some magic tricks performed right before their own eyes.
Hiring a magician for your home party is also very easy nowadays, especially if you know your way around the internet (I’ve just found Nick Crown the leading Magician in London. Magicians are artists first and foremost, and performers second; and they love being in front of a crowd showing off their special skills.
Now, there are many types of these magicians online advertising their skills and you need to make sure you choose the right one for the occasion. As a basic rule of thumb, get a magician who exudes a type of charisma that is non-threatening in appearance and one who requires little to no equipment set up to perform his or her tricks.
These types of magicians are usually the ones who specialize in sleight of hand tricks, card tricks or street magic which usually involve illusions without specialized equipment. If you were to take the example of great street magicians like David Blaine and Criss Angel, you’d know that these magicians go over so well with crowds with their simple tricks that can astound crowds no matter what age group they belong in.
The next thing you have to consider when hiring a magician involves the price of course. Some magicians may charge up to a thousand dollars for a certain number of hours entertaining your guests. This price range is usually reserved for the more popular magicians who already have a cult following or are performing on stages here and abroad. To save on costs, you might want to consider some of the lesser known practitioners who are just as capable of entertaining your guests. Not only are you saving money, but you’re also helping in advancing their careers.
And last but not the least, try to make sure you talk to the magician you are about to hire just so you have a clear idea of what they can do and plan to perform for your guests.
If everything goes well, your party should turn out to be a blast and be talked about for a long time!