What’s a party without magic tricks? Here’s where to hire an awesome magician in Singapore for your child’s birthday or family gathering
If you’re wondering how to keep your child’s guests entertained at their birthday party, how’s about hiring a magician? Current pandemic restrictions may mean smaller bashes but you can still go all out with entertainment to make it memorable. While a lot of these magicians in Singapore offer in-person magic shows, balloon sculpting, face-painting and other exciting activities, there are some who offer virtual shows, too. Hosting a sit-down dinner with your circle of friends? We’ve got an option or two for magical roving acts to entertain your guests for the evening. Whatever you need, you’ll find it all in our handy guide of magicians in Singapore below!
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If you ask a mum for recommendations on where to hire a magician in Singapore, chances are they’ll tell you to call the Jellybean Party team. They’ve served thousands of clients over the years and are known for providing an array of entertainment options that are fun, vibrant and high-quality. Their children’s party talents are highly trained and there are various party package options to consider if you want a smashing birthday party without all the stress and hassle. There are plenty of interactive shows for all ages – yes, even for teens and adults! – and their offerings include Nerf parties, mermaid training sessions and even unique crafts or slime workshops. Don’t just take our word for it; check out Jellybean Party’s rave reviews from other satisfied parents on Facebook, too!
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When it comes to engaging children in person and virtually, Derek Magic is one of the most sought-after magicians in Singapore! His carefully crafted kids’ comedy magic show has been in popular demand for more than nine years now, and customers rave about his audience engagement. Derek Magic’s commitment to bringing fun and joy to children’s birthday parties has earned him more than 80 five-star reviews from satisfied parents on Google and Facebook. He uses a stunning backdrop with real curtains for every indoor party, and he’s also a master at tickling every child and adult’s funny bone. Derek Magic brings traditional magic illusions you’ll commonly see on stage into your home, allowing children plenty of wholesome entertainment with extra flair. The birthday child (or parent) will receive a magic trick with simple instructions that they can use to impress friends or colleagues. Want to master the trick? Derek Magic can also teach you the trick in person after the party.
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Derek Magic, Tel: (+65) 9061 0766, www.derekmagic.com
Aaron Leong Magic
You don’t just get a top-rated magician when you hire Aaron Leong. His birthday party package comes with puppets, games, balloons and a boatload of fun. His Funny Baby Magic Show is a hit with kids and parents alike, the show isn’t just a passive experience. The comedy is age-appropriate and has plenty of energy and excitement. Better still, there’s no confetti involved, which means there’s one less thing for you to clean up after everyone goes home!
Aaron Leong Magic, Tel: (+65) 9742 6273, www.aaronleongmagic.com
Offering customised birthday magic shows based on children’s ages (anywhere from 2 to 11), Captain Dazzle comes with massive bona fides: he’s a member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians in the USA, has more than 12 years of experience performing full-time for kids, and won three gold medals AND was named ‘Best All-Around Clown’ at the World Clown Association convention! Captain Dazzle puts a unique spin on traditional magic shows with his delightful brand of physical comedy, juggling, puppetry and ventriloquism, though he can also bring in popular features like balloon sculpting, face painting and even a bouncy castle. We love that he also offers fun and interactive magic workshops for kids 8 and up; in fact, he even teaches Magic CCAs at both Canadian International School and Australian International School!
Captain Dazzle, Tel: (+65) 9366 7156, www.captaindazzle.com
E Magical Moment
With a team of experienced wizards on staff, E Magical Moment is a popular kids’ party planner that’s been around since 2009. While the magic show is of course the main event at any party, their magical birthday packages can also include balloon sculpting, face painting, caricatures and more. Magic shows are lively and vibrant, with music and lots of action, and of course, the birthday boy or girl is always chosen to work closely alongside the magician and therefore become the star of the show!
E Magical Moment, Tel: (+65) 8235 1615, www.emagicalmoment.com
This all-encompassing kids’ party planner brings together some of the best magicians in Singapore, who can perform everything from the classic rabbit-out-of-a-hat) to educational science magic. Of course, Happier is your one-stop shop when it comes to birthday party planning, so they also provide outstanding face painters, balloon artists, decorations and fairy tale characters.
Happier Singapore, Tel: (+65) 9271 7106, www.happier.sg
Jason Tan Magic
A certified educator with over 20 years of experience performing magic, Jason Tan is a huge hit with kiddos of all ages (including adults – he regularly appears at corporate functions as well!). He was even featured on the Mediacorp TV programme Super Family as a mentor to an aspiring magician, and is a fixture on the Singapore charity circuit, raising money for organisations like Hair for Hope and the Children’s Cancer Fund. He’s also performed at Science Centre Singapore. His greatest hits at birthday parties include magic tricks and balloon sculpting – and he’ll even throw in (or pull out) a live rabbit free of charge!
Jason Tan Magic, Tel: (+65) 9876 5544, www.jasontanmagic.com.sg
The Magic of Joe Yu
Joe Yu is a multi-award winning illusionist and magician in Singapore. Joe is the original creator of the Live Animals magic and illusion show in Singapore (since 2001). Their dazzling array of magical entertainment features well-trained birds (AVA licensed), grand champion and show breed rabbits. LED light illusions, fire effects, bubbles, flashy costumes, and other high technology props such as the World’s First Magical Animatronic Talking Little Tree, theatrical LED and 3D cartoon backdrops, which provide a great photo-taking session with the animals. The Magic of Joe Yu is a fab entertainer for birthday parties of all ages and his show has been seen by many international celebrities and royalty alike.
The Magic of Joe Yu, Tel: (+65) 9769 5857, www.joeyu.com
Magic of Markson
Fancy a magician in Singapore that’s a hit with celebs? Markson is popular with local families and has performed for 350 events annually, from birthday parties to shopping mall events, carnivals and even on international cruise ships. His impossible illusions with (AVA-licensed) live trained birds and rabbits are hard to look away from, especially with the unique combination of LED lights, special effects, comedy and animatronics! Complete with other popular services such as bouncy castles, balloon twisting, face painting, popcorn, candy floss and exciting games, Magic of Markson will be perfect for your kid’s next party.
Magic of Markson, Tel: (+65) 9369 4164, www.magicofmarkson.com
Magicians of Singapore
They don’t specialise in children’s parties, but if you’re hosting a family dinner at home, then Magicians of Singapore are the guys you want. They provide online virtual magic shows, and the experience can be interactive, too. If you want something in person, there’s a great roving magic act option to consider.
Magicians of Singapore, Tel: (+65) 9745 975, www.magiciansofsingapore.com
Mr Egg Magic
If you’re thinking of throwing your child a birthday party to remember, call Mr Egg Magic! After all, he has been entertaining children for more than a decade now. Mr Egg isn’t just a skilled magician in Singapore. He also provides plenty of party-ready services such as cotton candy machine rentals, bouncy castles, game booths, mascots, face painting, balloon animal twisting and more.
Mr Egg Magic, Tel: (+65 9795 5766), www.mreggmagic.com
Parents rave about magician Jasper, whose 60-minute show has wowed kids of all ages. Party Empire has served more than 120,000 clients, with birthday party packages that include balloon sculpting, interactive games and cake-cutting in addition to the super-popular magic show.
Party Empire, www.partyempire.sg
This Singapore-based events planner specialises in children’s entertainment and is headed up by full-time magician Donovan (no last name required!), who oversees a dedicated team of passionate entertainers. Donovan is a multi-award-winning magician in Singapore! Besides popular kids’ party features like balloon sculpting, face painting and glitter tattoos, Party Heart can go above and beyond with bouncy castles, popcorn, candy floss and even cuddly mascots!
Party Heart, Tel: (+65) 9736 8494, www.partyheart.com.sg
Themed parties are loads of fun, and Party Mojo has a range of packages to help you host one successfully. They just don’t a stellar superhero or princess party; their Mojo Magical party package is quite the hit, too. There’s a 30-minute interactive magic show, complimentary balloon sculpting and their magician will gather the kids to cut the birthday cake when it’s time.
Party Mojo, Tel: (+65) 6569 6992 or (+65) 8160 6655, www.partymojo.com.sg
Tricky Patrick is another sought-after magician in Singapore. He’s great at on-the-spot situational comedy while wowing guests with magic. As seen on local TV shows and a top choice among celebrities, make sure you book the ‘King of Children’s Magic’ early – we heard his availability is often limited!
Tricky Patrick, Tel: (+65) 9846 6609, www.TrickyPatrick.com