Introducing David Penn
Elite Magician | Illusionist | Tech iPad Magician
Britain’s Got Talent's David Penn is a seven times national award-winning magician and illusionist, whose amazing style of magic will be sure to enhance your next important event.
The entertainment options that David offers include close up tech magic, after dinner cabaret and illusion shows. His large scale illusion show won him the title of ‘British Magic Champion’ and also secured him a place in Britain’s Got Talent's live final stages.
As a close-up magician, David has also been awarded the title of the 'Magic Circle Close Up Magician Of The Year’ and the International Brotherhood of Magicians ‘Close Up Magician of the Year’ for his Close Up Magic. This makes him the number one choice for discerning individuals booking entertainment for weddings, corporate, and private events.
David’s magic has been seen in six major TV series which include ’Britain’s Got Talent’ on ITV, ‘FREAKY’ on Channel 4, ‘Astounding Celebrities’ on ITV and ‘The Sorcerer’s Apprentice’ on the BBC. David has also been booked to work internationally alongside performers such as Andrea Bocelli and Il Divo and he has entertained various celebrities and heads of state from around the world, including The Sultan of Brunei and Her Majesty The Queen.
David is a leading corporate magician whose clients include Sony, BMW, Tesco, Bentley, Time Magazine, 3M, Npower, and Hanbury Tennison. He is often engaged to create bespoke illusions and effects for specific events to impart his client’s key message at trade shows and conferences.
David Penn’s unique style of magic has to be seen to be believed and he can be booked for corporate dinners, weddings, conferences, and private events. Whether performing close up magic, cabaret or his illusion show, David will entertain, astound and leave your guests utterly amazed.
“Ever since I was about eight years old, I have only ever wanted to do one thing - be a magician. Magic and performance is my passion and if you have an important event coming up, send me a message, and I would be honoured to share it with you and your guests.”
David Penn, Criss Angel & Paul Romhany of Vanish Magazine
Where Does David Perform?
David Penn is the first choice for individuals, companies, event organisers, and leading entertainment agencies who are organising memorable entertainment for corporate events, weddings, awards nights, private parties, product launches, networking events, exhibitions, and conferences.
The gallery below is a selection of images featuring David in action. Every event is different so please don't hesitate to get in touch and discuss your individual requirements.
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In the magic world, David is recognised as an innovator and creator of a number of effects and presentations that have been used by other well-known TV magicians worldwide, including Criss Angel, Mind2Mind, Maddox, Sean Heydon and Dynamo. David has been engaged as a consultant for high-end product launches for CISCO, PANASONIC, SONY, and Procter & Gamble.
David has lectured all over the world, including at the world's largest magic convention in Blackpool UK, which attracts five thousand registrants, and at 'Magic Live' in Las Vegas where he shared the stage with Lance Burton and David Copperfield. The way David creates presentations and effects that resonate with an audience can also be applied to business and is the subject of his entertaining and inspirational conference keynote:- 'The Man Behind the Magic'.
The Man Behind The Magic
Performing for The Queen
David Penn was booked to perform his unique style of close up magic at a private party in Buckingham Palace hosted by Her Majesty the Queen and attended by the Duke of Edinburgh and Princess Anne. David amazed Her Majesty's guests with his magic and metal bending skills and was truly honoured to meet The Queen personally.
Multi International Award Winner
David's first major competition was when he won the prestigious Magic Circle's Close-Up Magician of the Year" award. Over the next decade, he continued his competition success by winning the title of 'British Magic Champion', The International Brotherhood of Magicians 'Close-Up Magician of the Year', 'The British Champion of Illusion', and the Magic Circle Cecil Lyle Award. David was also presented with the coveted 'Best of British Magic' award in recognition of his unrivalled level of performance.
David's unique style of magic has been featured on ITV1, Channel 4, ITV2, BBC1, BBC2, and SKY ONE. in ITV1's show 'Astounding Celebrities', he was invited to perform for some of the UK's leading television and film stars. On 'FREAKY' on Channel 4 David's magic shocked and freaked out unsuspecting members of the public.
David Penn was the first magician in history to receive any level of success on the show 'Britain's Got Talent' and achieved two standing ovations for his perfomances.
Cabaret for 'TIME' magazine
David was flown out to Istanbul, Turkey to entertain the international editor of 'TIME' magazine and his guests. During the cabaret show, David correctly predicted a single word from the current issue of 'TIME'. Amazingly this was the exact word that the editor was simply thinking of!