Close up Magic: Miracles that are performed right under your nose. With close up magic there are no camera tricks or special effects and yet some of the most powerful magic is done in this setting.
Matthew J Dowden is an expert in Close Up Magic and has performed his incredible award-winning sleight of hand all over the world including the world famous Magic Castle in Hollywood. Miracles with playing cards, money and generally anything he lays his hands on happen right in front of you.
A renowned pick pocket, Matthew relieves even the most sceptical spectators of their watches (he also gives them back), all of which combine to create an exceptional entertainer.
Why Close Up Magic?
One of the main advantages of Close Up Magic is that it can be performed in any situation and doesn't require any complicated logistics. If you are looking for wedding magic, corporate magic or perhaps a mix and mingle magician to perform at a drinks reception and dinner, Matthew J Dowden works around you to provide tailor made entertainment.
Whatever the occasion, Matthew J Dowden is a magician who will bring world class entertainment to you. For a no obligation quote simply click here. Please try to include as much detail about the event as possible such as the event type, date, location and the number of guests you are expecting.
Matthew J Dowden
Matthew is hugely respected among his peers. He has released 3 best selling instructional DVD's and was recently asked for the use of one of his close up magic creations on the new David Blaine TV Special. He has also lectured on close up magic at the Magic Circle in London
Edinburgh International Magic Festival 30th June - 6th July
A February Party Near You!
Matthew headlines the farewell show on
Royal Caribbean's "The Independence of the Seas"
Matthew Wins "STAGE MAGICIAN OF THE YEAR!"
Matthew returns to perform at the Family Extravaganza
Matthew performs at Theatre Royal Newcastle
March 13th 2011
Matthew finishes his run of shows in Edinburgh.
Matthew Performs for the Stars
at The 2010 Edinburgh Film Festival
Blackpool Magic Lecture
April 2010 - "Wayne Dobson - A Life in Magic"