Punch & Judy Close-up & Cabaret Magic Chelsea Pensioner

JOHN STYLES magic involves audience participation and is tailored to suit any occasion, be it at your dinner table, a cabaret presentation, a trade show exhibition or mingling informally with your guests at a party or company promotion.

JOHN has performed with great success at leading theatres, hotels, restaurants and entertainment establishments at home and abroad - often with international stars.

He has cruised on the world's luxury liners presenting his cabaret act to passengers and for over 20 years was the resident close-up magician at the fashionable Smollensky's Restaurant in London's West End.

JOHN is the Past President of The International Brotherhood of Magicians - British Ring and has been awarded the prestigious degree of Member of the INNER Magic Circle - with GOLD STAR He is also the recipient of the Carlton Award for Comedy in Magic and the Maskelyne- a top award from The Magic Circle for services to British magic. Honours of which he is most proud.

JOHN also acts as a compère having found from experience that a laugh and a trick is the best way of introducing the acts, whilst keeping the show moving at a brisk pace.

In fact JOHN is a versatile performer experienced in most branches of the entertainment business - as much at home entertaining small family gatherings as he is performing in, or advising for major TV productions, films and plays.


Close-up and Cabaret Magic

Unsolicited Testimonials

“... I have received so many compliments on your behalf, which only goes to show that everyone, young and old alike, enjoyed your performance tremendously. Thank you for coming and entertaining us all so magnificently”

Royal Thames Yacht Club

“... I can say without exception your entertainment was thoroughly enjoyed by everyone present and your fun style delivery was a bonus. Even when you were amazing small groups at other tables, one got just as much joy from seeing the wide-eyed astonished looks you put on their faces - always followed by those happy smiles”

Private function

     “…......Every act was superb – they being amongst the best Britain can offer.   Yet, even so, one person stood out for me – JOHN STYLES – he was magnificent.   He held together an already high quality show, and lifted it to another level – the sign of a true and experienced professional.”

                             National Gala Show review                                                                                     

"JOHN STYLES - was on first, an all round entertainer who could have carried his own show with his mixture of jokes and magic.

Warm and genuinely funny, he got the crowd in a good mood".


                                     Nottingham Post review

   Bronac McNeill    Photography

Bronac McNeill Photography