Welcome to the website of East Sussex based magician Sam Jones!

Sam offers a wide variety of magical entertainment.

Close up magic, stage comedy magic shows, parlour performances and children’s entertainment are just a few of the things Sam can provide. With many years of experience in professional entertainment you can be assured that your guests will have a truly memorable and magical time.

With each performance being specially tailored to your event, Sam will provide a show like no other.

Please take your time to browse the website and find out more about what Sam has to offer!


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Sam has been performing magic from the age of 4. He performed his first show for his primary school when he was only 5 years old. At the age of 11 Sam started performing his first professional gigs and his reputation quickly spread through referral and word of mouth.

Sam is a highly experienced close up, sleight of hand magician. He has entertained people such as Peter James, Ronnie Corbett, Rav Wilding, Peter Andre, Conor Maynard, Steve Stamp (AKA Steves) and many others with rave reviews. Sam’s close up magic skills never cease to astound his audience. Whether it be at a wedding, corporate event, birthday party or just down the pub; Sam is always ready to amaze.

Sam doesn’t only bewilder people with his incredible sleight of hand magic, he also performs at various theatres with his very own one man shows that include comedy, magic and ventriloquism.

What makes Sam’s shows unique is that he also brings in the art of ventriloquism with his much loved puppet characters. Sam has spent many years developing his shows to make them astounding and to leave his audience not only amazed but also crying with laughter throughout.

Sam’s style of magic is diverse and unique. Mixing magic with comedy and ventriloquism, Sam’s shows are really something that you won’t want to miss out on.

Sam and his loveable puppet Baby Leo made it into the semi-finals of Britain’s Got Talent 2014. He is proud to say that he was one of the top 45 acts out of over 70,000 applicants!

Sam has also performed in pantomime as the lead comic role with record breaking ticket sales and incredible reviews.


To find out more about each section of entertainment please click the pictures below.

Sam is extremely versatile and able to adapt to your specifications. If you have something different in mind, please feel free to contact Sam and he will be happy to discuss with you the best way to make your event truly magical.

Close Up Magic

Close Up Magic

Close up magic is the ideal entertainment for weddings, birthday parties and all kinds of gatherings as it is a brilliant way of bringing people together. Let Sam work his magic as he mingles with your guests, breaking the ice and astounding them with cards, coins and borrowed objects. Sam’s sleight of hand magic is unlike anything you’ve seen. Sam goes above and beyond to make sure your event will be truly memorable; his experience in this field is second to none.

Stage Performances

Stage Performances

If you’re looking for something a little bit different that will entertain an entire room; whether it’s a town hall, function room, festival stage or even a theatre then Sam’s comedy magic show is the perfect fit. With magic, mind reading, audience interaction and laugh out loud comedy; Sam’s shows are ideal for all audiences of all ages. Sam will cater to your needs and can tailor his performance to your requirements and specifications.

Children's Entertainment

Children’s Entertainment

Sam is a highly accomplished and very popular children’s entertainer. He will make sure your child has the best party ever with his magic and puppet show. Your child will be the star of the show making magic happen for all their friends. For more information on Sam’s children’s entertainment and to see why Sam is one of the most popular kid’s magicians in the East Sussex area, please follow this link to be taken to Sam’s children’s entertainment website: www.samthemagician.co.uk


It’s Christmas!

I’m very much looking forward to performing my new one off Christmas show on the 14th November 2019. It’s the perfect festive show for all

My Latest DVD

Back in June I performed a very different type of show. It was a more personal look into my life as a magician, with close

New Website!

Hey everybody! If you’re reading this you are now on my brand new website. I felt it was time for a change…My previous website was

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Book Sam for your event to make it a truly unforgettable experience!
If you would like to enquire about a booking then please fill in the form below or email: samjonesmagic@yahoo.com

Please note: Sam will always try to get back to you within 48 hours. If you don’t receive a message back within that time please check your Spam or Junk email folder.