Matt Knox full-time professional close-up magician and pickpocket will entertain your guests with incredible sleight of hand magic, surprising them with his unique pickpocketing skills. (Matt can even steal someone’s tie and put it on himself without them knowing!) Whether it’s an intimate private function or a large corporate audience, you can be assured that your guest’s entertainment is in good hands. His mixture of magical laughter always helps to make YOUR event memorable.
All this after pursuing a career choice as a graduate in Law with an MBA. This magician, pickpocket has appeared on TV worldwide and has also entertained royalty, celebrities, Premiership footballers plus top businessmen. Matt Knox has been flown out to events in Monte Carlo, Dubai, Qatar, Hong Kong, Istanbul, Berlin, Jersey, Le Touquet – to name but a few exotic places – entertained on board cruise ships and at the infamous Magic Circle.
Matt has promoted numerous companies and products at Trade Shows throughout mainland Europe and UK. He has also retained the post of resident magician at Manchester United since 2000. Additionally, Matt Knox has a unique accolade of maybe being the only person to have picked the pocket of a member of The Royal Family – yes, his head is still intact – for now.
At company dinners he will entertain as a close-up and table magician, performing during reception drinks as an ice-breaker to lift the atmosphere, grouping guests together to enjoy the entertainment. Everyone is guaranteed to be laughing from the start. Once seated Matt will perform close-up table magic for the guests, with an introduction in turn to each table, bringing laughter and his magic touch to your event.
“The feedback from my colleagues has been that Matt the Magician was astounding.” Debbie Young, Group Finance, British Telecom.
“My tip for the top, the next big thing, is none other than Magician Matt Knox!” Sky One TV National Talent Quest “Next!” Mark Radcliffe (Host & Radio 1 DJ)
Matt has had the honour of entertaining in excess of 2000 functions with highly skilled sleight of hand techniques and his own variety of magical effects. Performing at large corporate events to exclusive private parties he has appeared as both close up and table magician throughout the UK and overseas – since 2000 as the resident magician at Manchester United. Finally, he performs a unique after dinner comedy-magic show which combines a variety of stunning visuals, comedy, audience participation, pick-pocketing and mind-reading. Matt goes the extra mile to ensure your guests are well and truly entertained.