Ed Sumner is a smart, popular and upmarket close up magic specialist, who performs at events across the UK. With a background in stand up comedy, he is well placed to fuse the two art forms. His lively and upbeat performance is a great way to keep your guests engaged and bring everyone together through a unique shared experience. If people are seated Ed provides table to table magic entertaining each individual group. In a standing environment he provides strolling magic where he will mix and mingle with the guests gathering small groups to entertain, Ed can also provide stand up magic, either as a short piece at the end of an evening, alongside other acts or as a longer parlour show.
Ed has been performing magic since 2001 and has been booked for various private events throughout the UK and abroad. He's performed regularly as a special guest magician at Illusions Magic Bar in Bristol, and in 2010 was featured on Living TV as part of the programme Four Weddings. Continuing from this he has recently been commissioned to provide his magic on his on TV show, broadcast to over four million homes across the West Midlands. A leading UK wedding website (Hitched) said “Magician Ed is a master of interactive, engaging and close-up magic who will make your guests laugh, help them break the ice and amaze them with his unique performance art.”
Ed's previous corporate clients include some of the UK's largest companies including DHL, JCB, Heineken, GAP, Selfridges, Living TV, Eon Energy, Ernst and Young, Internet Central, The Mayor and Mayoress of Birmingham and many more. At your event Ed is there to share laughter and good times with you and your guests. As an experienced professional and a Member of the Magic Circle, by booking Ed, you can be sure of getting someone reliable and reputable to create something incredible for your event.
Ed is the perfect addition to add some fun, laughter & surprises to your special occasion, from private parties to weddings through to corporate events, his show length can be tailored to suit your requirements.