Max Francis is a professional close-up and stage magician, performing nationwide. Whether you are after mix & mingle entertainment, a cabaret style stage show or would like to have your boss appear form nowhere, Max Francis can tailor a package to suit your event.
Magic is becoming very popular, as magic is such a great ice-breaker, it gets attention, creates atmosphere and adds that something different to your party. Magic really adds that “magic factor” to any event. Not only is Max Francis sleight-of hand amazing to watch but Max also has the entertaining quality very few magicians have. Anyone can perform trick, but when Max Francis is brought to the table, his charming and funny personality will always win the most Cynical of people over. Max finds nothing more satisfying than entertaining people. That is why he has been working in the entertainment industry since the age of 12! As well as being a keen hobby magician from a young age, he also had an interest in acting and performed in a number of theater productions and pantomimes. At the age of 19, Max moved to Salou and worked as an entertainer. he was then lucky enough to work at the prestigious 'House of illusion' as an illusionist and compere.
Max spent the next few years touring the canary islands and mainland Spain, with his own comedy and magic cabaret show before moving back to England in 2009.
Max now performs nationwide, at weddings, corporate events, private parties, restaurants and grand openings.
Since moving back to England Max has worked with many large companies; including Frankie & Bennies, Old Orleans, Jongleurs comedy store, Aston Villa football club, Harvey Nichols, Thomas Cook, First Choice, Sainsburys, ASDA, Cafe Rouge and The RAF.Birmingham
Close up or table magic works fantastically at weddings as it can be performed anywhere and never fails to draw a crowd.
The most popular requests are as follows:-
During photos. As not everybody is involved, Max can keep the rest of your guests entertained and break the ice, leaving you to totally relax and enjoy creating memories!
Champagne reception. Max entertains guests as they arrive at the reception keep guests happy.
Before and during the wedding breakfast. Max will spend time with your friends and family keeping them entertained between courses. Max works closely with the venue staff, so that in the event of a delay, Max will be there keeping your friends and family entertained.
Evening reception. During the evening as more guests arrive, Max mix and mingles with guests, ensuring everybody gets in the party spirit!
Max is often asked if he can perform a special trick for the bride and groom. If this is something you would like, please let us know!
Most people opt for close up, or table magic at their parties. This works well for both formal and informal gatherings as max mix and mingles with guests, amazing them with close-up illusions. Your guests will be left truly amazed as the magic happens literally right in front of them. The reason this is becoming so popular is because it is a great ice breaker and really gets people involved. Max makes a point of noticing where guests don't know each other and involves them in what he is doing. Max guarantees to leave them with something to talk about! There are many options Max can offer for any private function, so feel free to call us to discuss your requirements.
When it comes to organizing an event it is always important to have the right entertainment for your event.
Max Francis will help in tailoring his magic to suit your needs. Max’s versatile performance ability means more choice for you. Have him perform close-up, cabaret or even a stage illusion show. In the past Max has for clients, made appear company’s CEO’S, employees, guest speakers all with custom built illusions. Max can also incorporate your companies’ products in his magic, have things appear and disappear or even levitate. Whatever it is you might have in mind, Max will make it happen. Whether you need Max to entertain a small group of clients or an entire function you can always guarantee that Max’s professional approach will leave you and your guests with a lasting memorable experience they won’t forget.