What is your most memorable wedding?
I don't often do stand- up shows for weddings, rather for the corporate world. One couple wanted a cabaret which I was happy to do. However to get changed for the stand up show, I I had to use the hotels large walk-in fridge as they had no other space. It was pretty chills.
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
I like using a variety of material in my performance, from cards and coins, to pens, currency, elastic bands and even books.
I also do mentalism, the illusion of mind reading. This incorporates psychology into the magic.
What about your business are you most proud of?
It has grown steadily form strengtht to strength over the years, mostly from word of mouth.
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Plan well ahead and get everything done because it is Your Special Day! You want to relax and and enjoy this day. You can in the knowledge that you have prepared for it.
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
I always like to do a personal trick for the happy couple
Describe your typical process with a couple.
It's very easy. if you are interested we can discuss your requirements such what period you are looking for eg. Reception or Breakfast or both. I then take details down about the schedule, venue address and numbers attending etc and put these onto a booking form for you to confirm at your leisure. This can all be done online , but it is also nice to chat over the phone regarding any questions you may have.
What is your No. 1 top tip for keeping a crowd entertained?
I believe entertainment should always be accompanied with a good sense of humour.
Where is the most memorable place you have performed?
I have performed for 3 weeks at the Edinburgh Tatoo with a show.
Quote: ‘Ian performs feats so impressive they make him appear psychic’.
Three Weeks Edinburgh review
I also was the guest stage magician aboard a cruiseliner.