Theatre, Magic

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Ben Hart: The Nutshell

Lee Martin for Gag Reflex West End star and multi award-winning magician Ben Hart makes a triumphant return to Edinburgh (due to phenomenal demand) with a show that shines a light on magic, life, the universe and the darkest corners of your imaginations. Total Edinburgh Fringe sell-out show 2014/2017/2018. Best Magic…

Gilded Balloon Teviot, Edinburgh

Thu 8 Aug

Dining Room

£10.50 (£9.50) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 9 Aug

Dining Room

£12.50 (£11.50) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 10 Aug

Dining Room

£12.50 (£11.50) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 16 more dates until 26 Aug

Joyce

Turtle Company presents this heart-warming tale about a father who goes on a journey through a children's storybook with the family hamster, melding puppetry, music and live magic.

Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Jul

Central

£10 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 1 Aug

Central

£10 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

Central

£12 (£11) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 24 more dates until 26 Aug

A Night in Soho: The Stars of London Cabaret

Soho's most infamous characters come together for a very secretive show.

Phoenix Arts Club, London WC2H

Sun 23 Jun

£10–£30 includes cocktail / 020 7836 1077

  • 20:30 – 22:30

Sun 30 Jun

£10–£30 includes cocktail / 020 7836 1077

  • 20:30 – 22:30

Sun 7 Jul

£10–£30 includes cocktail / 020 7836 1077

  • 20:30 – 22:30
…and 25 more dates until 29 Dec

Colin Cloud: Sinful

Lee Martin for Gag Reflex in association with Kilimanjaro Live Are you an honest person? And did you just lie to yourself? Colin Cloud knows the truth – and the truth is that we're all sinners. In Sinful, Cloud will charm the demons in your head and reveal whether you are saint or sinner. He'll listen to those…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Jul

The Grand

£10 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 1 Aug

The Grand

£10 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 2 Aug

The Grand

£10 / 0131 556 6550

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 25 Aug

Abracalabrador

Magic Mastiffs Join three-time Magicians’ Circle Very Good Boy nominee Rory the Retriever as he delights and surprises with his magical repertoire of tricks and illusions. Featuring new and inspired takes on traditional classics like The Unthrown Tennis Ball, Mystery Noise and Which Hand’s the Treat In? ‘Astounding!…

Custom Lane, Edinburgh

Fri 2 Aug

The Beagletent

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

The Beagletent

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

The Beagletent

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 26 Aug

The Gentleman Cheater Magic Show

An interactive magic show from Christian Gambin.

The Soho Hotel, London W1D

Fri 28 Jun

£27.50 / 07774 797777

Fri 26 Jul

£27.50 / 07774 797777

Fri 30 Aug

£27.50 / 07774 797777

…and 4 more dates until 27 Dec

Allsorts Cabaret

Cabaret mix-up featuring songs, comedy, burlesque and escapology.

Katie's Bar, Glasgow

Tue 9 Jul

Free / 0141 237 3030

  • 19:30 – 22:00

Tue 13 Aug

Free / 0141 237 3030

  • 19:30 – 22:00

Tue 10 Sep

Free / 0141 237 3030

  • 19:30 – 22:00
…and 3 more dates until 10 Dec

Best of Variety

Not So Secret Society / PBH's Free Fringe Ben Dali ('Unbounding professionalism and confidence' (BroadwayBaby.com)) and Frodo Allan ('Godfather of Scottish Cabaret' (Time Out)), return to present the very best of Fringe cabaret. Expect comedy, magic, circus, burlesque, music and all manner of world-class variety in…

Fingers Piano Bar, Edinburgh

Sat 3 Aug

Fingers Piano Bar

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Fingers Piano Bar

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Tue 6 Aug

Fingers Piano Bar

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 17 more dates until 25 Aug

A Christmas Carol

404 Productions and Royal Victoria Country Park reimagine the Dickens classic.

The Chapel, Southampton

Fri 20 Dec

Times to be confirmed / £8.50 (£5.50–£6.50) / 02380 641882

Sat 21 Dec

Times to be confirmed / £8.50 (£5.50–£6.50) / 02380 641882

Sun 22 Dec

Times to be confirmed / £8.50 (£5.50–£6.50) / 02380 641882

…and 2 more dates until 24 Dec

The Conjuror Live: Oracle

When you look into your future what do you see? Have you ever wondered what it would be like to encounter a person who is trained to read your mind? Would you like to witness impossible illusions and explore the untold mysteries and possibilities found within a pack of cards? Multi - Award winning Conjurors Matthew…

The Bacon Theatre, Cheltenham

Sun 18 Aug

£10 (£8) / 01242258002

  • 19:30 – 22:00

#Dave Alnwick: Literally the Best Magician

Dave Alnwick / PBH's Free Fringe Thirteen full-house Edinburgh Fringe runs. Three national tours. One TV special. Arrive early to avoid crushing disappointment. 'Ninja wizard' ★★★★★ (ThreeWeeks). 'Completely f*cking awesome' ★★★★ (Skinny). 'Genuinely impressive illusions' ★★★★ (FringeGuru.com). 'Incredible… daily…

The Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh

Sat 3 Aug

Ballroom

Free / 0131 556 7060

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Ballroom

Free / 0131 556 7060

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Mon 5 Aug

Ballroom

Free / 0131 556 7060

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 25 Aug

Elliot Bibby – Magic in a Jiffy

Join Scottish Magician of the Year 2018 in this fast-moving show full of laughs and surprises. Current International Brotherhood of Magicians British Ring Close-Up Magic Champion and nominated for the 2018 Fringe World Comedy Award in Australia.

The Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh

Fri 2 Aug

£8 / 0131 556 7060

The Ballroom

£8 / 0131 556 7060

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 3 Aug

£8 / 0131 556 7060

The Ballroom

£8 / 0131 556 7060

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

£8 / 0131 556 7060

The Ballroom

£8 / 0131 556 7060

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 18 more dates until 25 Aug

Enterteasement: Comedy! Magic! Burlesque

A spell-binding mix of comedy, magic and burlesque.

The Hold (Underneath The Admiral Bar), Glasgow

Sat 13 Jul

£10–£14 admits one to venue. / 0141 221 7705

  • 20:00 – 22:30

Sat 10 Aug

£10–£14 admits one to venue. / 0141 221 7705

  • 20:00 – 22:30

Sat 14 Sep

£10–£14 admits one to venue. / 0141 221 7705

  • 20:00 – 22:30
…and 3 more dates until 14 Dec

Magic at The Grand Café

Cabaret and close-up magic alongside a three-course meal.

Grand Café, Southampton

Thu 18 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 02380 339 303

The Magic Cavern

Long-running intimate and atmospheric magic show for the whole family. Ages 6+.

Barons Court Theatre, The Curtain's Up, London W14

Sun 23 Jun

£13.20 some concessions / 020 8932 4747

Sun 30 Jun

£13.20 some concessions / 020 8932 4747

Sun 7 Jul

£13.20 some concessions / 020 8932 4747

…and 30 more dates until 5 Jan 2020

Magic Goes Wrong

Evening of illusions with Las Vegas magicians Penn & Teller and Mischief Theatre.

The Lowry, Salford

Tue 6 Aug

Quays Theatre

£20–£38.50 / 08432 086000

Wed 7 Aug

Quays Theatre

£20–£38.50 / 08432 086000

Thu 8 Aug

Quays Theatre

£20–£38.50 / 08432 086000

…and 3 more dates until 11 Aug

Vaudeville Theatre, London WC2R

Sun 15 Dec

£26–£96 / 0844 482 9675

Tue 17 Dec

£26–£96 / 0844 482 9675

Wed 18 Dec

£26–£96 / 0844 482 9675

…and 72 more dates until 15 Mar 2020

The Magic Hour

An evening of magic and illusion presented in the style of the Victorian Masters. Prepare to be baffled as Tony Middleton performs sleight of hand and mind-reading.

Sheraton Park Lane Hotel, London W1J

Thu 20 Jun

£33–£45

  • 20:00 – 22:00

Fri 21 Jun

£33–£45

  • 20:00 – 22:00

Thu 27 Jun

£33–£45

  • 20:00 – 22:00
…and 55 more dates until 3 Jan 2020

Phillip Northfield: Mind-Reader?

One man show full of entertainment, mystery, laughter and a spot of mind reading.

Blue Boar, Ludlow

Sat 22 Jun

Over-15s only

£8 / 01584 878989

Ada Campe and the Psychic Duck

Ada Campe / The Stand Comedy Club Sometimes it’s the most unexpected and delightful moments that shape your future. Join award-winning variety artiste Ada Campe and her Psychic Duck for a show about wonderful women, strange encounters and a fairground mystery. ‘Ada Campe made me laugh more than anyone on the circuit…

New Town Theatre, Edinburgh

Sat 3 Aug

Studio

£10 (£9) / 0131 558 7272

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 4 Aug

Studio

£10 (£9) / 0131 558 7272

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 5 Aug

Studio

£10 (£9) / 0131 558 7272

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 25 Aug

Ashton Carter: Mysteriosa

Ashton Carter / PBH's Free Fringe Mysteriosa blends Ashton’s love of storytelling, stage magic and the paranormal to create a world where ancient objects show their secret powers and spirits make their presence known. Wonderfully spooky magic with a bizarre edge. Ashton is influenced by the ghost stories of the early…

The Street, Edinburgh

Sun 4 Aug

The Street

Free / 0131 556 4272

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Mon 5 Aug

The Street

Free / 0131 556 4272

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Tue 6 Aug

The Street

Free / 0131 556 4272

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 17 more dates until 24 Aug

At Home with the Magic Circle

An evening of mystery and wonder featuring some of the country's top magicians.

The Magic Circle, London NW1

Tue 3 Sep

Sold out / 020 7387 2222

Tue 17 Sep

Sold out / 020 7387 2222

Tue 8 Oct

Sold out / 020 7387 2222

…and 4 more dates until 19 Nov

Ava Beaux: The Mysterious Tales of Poe

Ava Beaux / PBH's Free Fringe Enter the macabre minds of Beaux and Poe. Follow Ava into a web of Gothic tales brought to life through magic, dark humour and thrillingly captivating storytelling. With Beaux's quirky, slick and enchanting magic and mischievously creepy humour, you'll become seamlessly immersed into a…

Revolution, Edinburgh

Sun 4 Aug

Function Room

Free / 0131 220 5679

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Mon 5 Aug

Function Room

Free / 0131 220 5679

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Tue 6 Aug

Function Room

Free / 0131 220 5679

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

…and 15 more dates until 23 Aug

Ben Hart: The Nutshell

Lee Martin for Gag Reflex West End star and multi award-winning magician Ben Hart makes a triumphant return to Edinburgh (due to phenomenal demand) with a show that shines a light on magic, life, the universe and the darkest corners of your imaginations. Total Edinburgh Fringe sell-out show 2014/2017/2018. Best Magic…

Gilded Balloon at the Museum, Edinburgh

Sun 18 Aug

Auditorium

£12.50 (£10.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 24 Aug

Auditorium

£12.50 (£10.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 25 Aug

Auditorium

£12.50 (£10.50)

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Billy Reid: Carousel

Evening of magic, storytelling and music from Billy Reid.

Gaiety Theatre, Ayr

Sat 12 Oct

£17–£20 (£16–£19) / 01292 288235