The Leicester Magic Circle

This is the website of the Leicester Magic Circle, one of the oldest magical societies in the world.

The Circle meets fortnightly in Braunstone's modern Civic Centre where it’s 30 plus members enjoy a full programme of lectures, guest speakers, demonstrations, charity shows, visits, performances and competitions. The Circle also takes magic out to the public with its very special and exclusive ’At Home’ magic performances.

The Leicester Magic Circle is into its 95th year and still going strong. The 2019 - 2020 President, Chairman and Secretary are Wayne Dobson, Adam Edgeley and Barry Martin. Read more.

Leicester Magic Circle
Upcoming Lectures
Christmas Party

Christmas Party

16th Dec 2019, 7:30pm - Braunstone Civic Centre

Every year we host a christmas party for members to get together, socialise, share magic tricks and enjoy a buffet. More details available nearer the night.

Jack Beavis

Jack Beavis

6th Jan 2020, 7:30pm - Braunstone Civic Centre

Jack Beavis is a highly entertaining world class comedy magician from London who has performed in shows all over the country.

Scot Jerram

Scot Jerram

20th Jan 2020, 7:30pm - Braunstone Civic Centre

Our own member Scot Jerram will be presenting his first lecture. The lecture will include card magic, sleights and some interesting ideas with a memorized deck.

Club Night

Club Night

3rd Feb 2020, 7:30pm - Braunstone Civic Centre

Come along to our club night to discuss magic, try out new tricks and learn from other members.

Chris Wardle - Crafty Conjuring

Chris Wardle - Crafty Conjuring

17th Feb 2020, 7:30pm - Braunstone Civic Centre

Chris is a teacher who spends his spare time devising magic effects. He has invented numerous tricks and has authored effects for a wide range of publications for the best part of 20 years.

Tony Rix

Tony Rix

2nd Mar 2020, 7:30pm - Braunstone Civic Centre

Tony Rix is widely acknowledged as one of the most talented entertainers in the field of magic. What started out life as a hobby has grown into a whole range of product options, using magic and the allied arts as a vehicle to entertain both adults and children.

Will Gray - Magic from a Matchbox

Will Gray - Magic from a Matchbox

16th Mar 2020, 7:30pm - Braunstone Civic Centre

Will Gray is one of the leading and most sought after professional close up magicians in the UK. Specialising in Close up magic, Will performs at many Weddings, Corporate events & Parties through the year.

John Carey - Reflections

John Carey - Reflections

6th Apr 2020, 7:30pm - Braunstone Civic Centre

In the past ten years, John Carey has built up a stellar international reputation for his streamlined and practical approach to card and close up magic. Having authored 3 critically acclaimed books, John's work is in the repertoires of working magicians worldwide!

Steve Faulkner - From the Wilderness Tears

Steve Faulkner - From the Wilderness Tears

20th Apr 2020, 7:30pm - Braunstone Civic Centre

Steve Faulkner is a world class close-up magician based in Sheffield. He was won many competitions and became the IBM close up champion in 2013.

Club Night

Club Night

4th May 2020, 7:30pm - Braunstone Civic Centre

Come along to our club night to discuss magic, try out new tricks and learn from other members.

Photo-Shoot Night

Photo-Shoot Night

18th May 2020, 7:30pm - Braunstone Civic Centre

Leicester Forest Photographic Society will be joining us for a photo-shoot night. This is a great opportunity to take some new promotional photos.

Liam Montier - Self-Working Shenanigan’s

Liam Montier - Self-Working Shenanigan’s

1st Jun 2020, 7:30pm - Braunstone Civic Centre

Liam Montier is well known for his magic creations and his effects are performed by magicians all over the world.

Annual General Meeting

Annual General Meeting

15th Jun 2020, 7:30pm - Braunstone Civic Centre

Support your club by attending this years Annual General Meeting.

Carl Royle - How I feed my Children

Carl Royle - How I feed my Children

6th Jul 2020, 7:30pm - Braunstone Civic Centre

Humorous, fun and renowned for his stunningly visual performances, Carl Royle is one of the UK’s leading magical entertainers.

Club Night

Club Night

20th Jul 2020, 7:30pm - Braunstone Civic Centre

Come along to our club night to discuss magic, try out new tricks and learn from other members.

Andrew Normansell - Real World Magic

Andrew Normansell - Real World Magic

7th Sep 2020, 7:30pm - Braunstone Civic Centre

Andrew Normansell has been well established as an entertainer, magician and mentalist for over twenty five years, and has performed extensively both in the UK and abroad.

Club Night

Club Night

21st Sep 2020, 7:30pm - Braunstone Civic Centre

Come along to our club night to discuss magic, try out new tricks and learn from other members.

The David Nixon Lecture - Steve Short

The David Nixon Lecture - Steve Short

5th Oct 2020, 7:30pm - Braunstone Civic Centre

Steve Short is a professional magician for weddings, corporate events and parties. He is a long time member of The Magic Circle and was recently awarded one of magic’s highest honours.

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