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Close up Mingling Magic


Close up magic or as many call it “strolling magic” or “walk around magic” is a very popular option with all types of corporate events. This is for several reasons. Firstly, the magic is done up close and personal with usually everyday objects that many can relate to. Magic Tricks done with objects such as cards, or coins are very popular. Also the beauty about close up walk around magic is that no professional stage, sound, lighting, or productions is necessary. This makes walk around magic a great option for cocktail hours, pre or post dinner, or any mix and mingle event. In fact walk around magic will complement any part of the event -except for speeches. This can be offered as a stand alone corporate entertainment option, or as part of an entire company entertainment package. 

coby performing close up magic
coby performing some close up magic for actress Rachel MacAdams

Walk Around Magic - A Great Ice Breaker!

Walk around magic is also a great ice breaker for corporate event where many of the guests may not know each other. It’s a proven form of entertainment that works because it is intimate and interactive and highly relatable. It’s great for groups of 3-10 where the Coby will entertain them for about 5-10 minutes. The general rule of thumb is that for every 100 people Coby will need about an hour or so to get across to everyone. 


Here are some of the key benefits of walk around mingling magic:


  • Its a natural Ice Breaker as everyone gets involved 

  • It makes the cocktail hour fun and engaging.

  • Makes the line at the buffet fun.

  • No special production is required.

  • Audience and Guest involvement 

Toronto Mayor John Tory and Magician Coby

Coby perfomring close up magic for Toronto Mayor John tory 

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