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Media Statement: “Performer gets shot in the head by crossbow bolt at National Arts Festival”

Performers Brendon Peel & Li Lau AKA “One Crazy China” share their side of the story & address several errors published in the media regarding the recent incident in which Lau was injured by a [...]

Matt Tarrant set to wow audiences at 15th Jive Cape Town Funny Festival

Australian magician Matt Tarrant appears at the 2019 Jive Cape Town Comedy Festival at the Baxter Theatre, Cape Town. We interview Matt to find out about his experience as a touring magician & what Capetonian audiences can expect to see on stage.

Magic At Events: So Much More Than You Ever Imagined

Magical entertainment is an extremely effective & fun way to communicate your company's message to your audience or to introduce prospects to your product & brand. In this article, we provide examples of how magical entertainment was used by our clients in various industries for activations, roadshows, conferences and other meetings.

10 Things You Wouldn’t Expect To Learn When You Start To Learn Magic Tricks

Do you like to learn about magic? Here are 10 unexpected things that professional South African magician Marcel Oudejans has learnt during his 25 years of learning & performing magic.

How To Apply Psychology For Event Success

Using psychology when planning your function can have a profoundly positive impact on how your guests' experience & remember the event. Industry expert Marcel Oudejans shows the power of using Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs in your planning process.

Cape Town’s popular Children’s Magic Festival returns in June 2019

Be whisked away to a world of “Fantasy” at the College of Magic's 2019 Traditional Children’s Magic Festival in Cape Town, South Africa.

An Insider’s Insight into the Business of Professional Entertainment

Understanding the cost of professional entertainment & why it's worth your money. Industry expert, Marcel Oudejans, shares his insights into how professional entertainers price for value.

Expert Advice on booking Entertainment for your Company Function or Important Event

How do you book the best entertainment for your company event or important function? An event specialist with 25 years of entertainment experience shares his expert advice that will help you find the best entertainers for your important event.

The Citizen: “SA magician gets his own show on Boomerang”

"Boomerang has teamed up with South African magician Wian van den Berg to launch a brand new and exciting local show that promises to give viewers magical moments. Launching on April 1, Wooala! is DStv channel Boomerang’s latest short-format show that celebrates young Africans’ sense of wonder and belief in magic.