Marcel Oudejans

The “Wow, That’s Amazing!” Magic Show (George)

Expect wonder, laughter and mind-boggling surprises when magician and corporate entertainer Marcel Oudejans performs in The "Wow, That's Amazing!" Magic Show at the Oakhurst Insurance George Arts Theatre on Saturday, 28 September 2019, at [...]

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.

“What Was Your First Magic Trick?”

Everybody has to begin somewhere and for magicians and illusionists, it’s no different. 3 magical entertainers recall the first magic trick they learnt to perform and how it led them into a performing career.

If Professional Magicians Could Be Hogwarts Magicians, What Would They Do?

What if, just for a moment, professional magicians could perform “real” magic, in the style of, say, Harry Potter and his friends? 3 South African magicians - Marcel Oudejans, Magic Man & Greg Gelb - imagine the possibilities.

A Success Story for Magic Africa Productions

Our vision as an organisation is to grow the community of magic enthusiasts & performers in Africa. We managed to achieve "both" those goals with Sebastiano Olla. Through one of our productions, we were able to nurture his enthusiasm for magic into becoming a Surprise Guest in our "Monday Night Magic" show.

Referee’s Match Report: “Magic vs Mentalism” on 9 October 2018

For centuries there has been the constant debate amongst conjurers, namely “which is better: Magic or Mentalism?” On Tuesday 9 October 2018, Magic.Africa decided to put an end to this debate. "Match referee" Greg Gelb reports.

Magic vs Mentalism : a show that shows the difference

Magic is magic is magic, right? Well, yes and no. At Café Roux Cape Town on Tues 9 Oct 2018 you’ll get the chance to get a closer look at – and gain a better understanding of - two significantly separate disciplines when veteran Marcel Oudejans pits his years of visual illusion and sleight of hand skills up against the mentalism and mind-reading of the award-winning Brendon Peel.

Season 7 Of Monday Night Magic Pops Up At Artscape This Spring

The number seven is believed to be lucky in many cultures and it is indeed a special one for Monday Night Magic, which returns for its seventh season on October 1, 2018. This time around, the pop-up theatre will be in a new location – the Opera Bar at the newly-renovated Artscape Theatre Centre on Cape Town’s Foreshore.

Marcel Oudejans Plays Like An Artist, Thinks Like A Businessman

From performing in restaurants while juggling a day job in IT to initiating a continent-wide production company, Marcel Oudejans has created a life in magic – for himself as well as others.