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    • The Caricaturetainer

      Solo act for hire
      "...The Caricaturetainer entertained with his drawings and quick wit. Fantastic act!" ROB THE CARICATURETAINER will rock YOUR event, wedding or party with blazing fast caricature portraits that will definitely get your guest's talking and give them fun entertainment, a great memento of your ...
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      Fee from £210
    • Cull

      Solo act for hire
      Michael Cullen (born in Belfast, Northern Ireland) better known as the Award Winning, Human Beatboxer Cull. A top performer in the unique art form of Beatboxing Cull is an artist that creates and merges a variety of acoustic and electronic musical genres with just the use of his voice, ...
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      Fee from £250
    • Christine Van Loo

      Solo act for hire
      Christine Van Loo is a 7-time consecutive National Champion, Female Olympic Athlete of the Year, and Athlete of the Decade in acrobatic gymnastics. She was inducted into the USSA (acro-gymnastics) Hall of Fame and the World Acrobatics Society Gallery of Honor. She was a trainer and ...
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      Fee from US$3825
    • Words Work Wonders

      Solo act for hire
      Words Work Wonders brings a unique, memorable and personal twist to your evening through a spontaneous poem and performance bespoke to your celebration. Written on the night by published poet Alex Gwyther through interaction and input from your guests, Gwyther performs the poem with wit and ...
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      Fee from £150
    • Ivo the Caricaturist

      Solo act for hire
      Caricaturist for hire for the upcoming event you are planning - wedding, party, ball, proms, exhibition, dinner, or corporate entertainment. Book Ivo the Caricaturist to bring laugh and consolidate your crowd, creating wonderful atmosphere with constant caricature entertainment. Send your ...
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      Fee from £230
    • Scoop

      Magic act for hire
      Scoop is a multi-talented magician who can perform both close up and on stage. His close up magic guarantees gasps and giggles as the impossible happens right under your nose, even in your own hands. His cabaret show combines conjuring with comedy, juggling and mind control to create an ...
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      Fee from £315
    • Fredy Beats

      Solo act for hire
      One Man Show: Mixing beatbox, comedy, impressions and sound effects. Skill-set ranges from a James Brown impression to a realistic saxophone sound, only with the voice. Professional Beatboxing mentions: Spanish Champion 2015 Cardiff Champion 2015 All stars Champion 2016 (France)
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      Fee from £350
    • THE Opera Singing Waiters

      Duo act for hire
      The Fabulously Entertaining OPERATIC SINGING WAITERS are Professional Opera Singers for your dinner parties elevate your celebrations to AMAZING! Stunning Opera Singers - Soprano, Tenor, Mezzo and Bass Soloists and Ensemble Performers give entertaining performances for every special personal ...
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      Fee from £675
    • Spectre Strings

      Quartet act for hire
      Firing up crowds all over the globe, Spectre Strings brings entertainment to a new level. Eight virtuoso string players, all classically trained and with impeccable improvisation skills, surprise any audience beyond expectations. Spectre Strings is based in London, United Kingdom, where all the ...
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      Fee from £2000
    • BaraJolka Sand Theater

      Solo act for hire
      BaraJolka are scenic artists working in the genre of Sand Animation. Through the relationship of light, music and sand, we tell visual stories, created according to the rules of stage and animation art. Each of our shows has thoughtful plot, high quality performance and is full of respect for ...
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      Fee from £2500
    • Undercover Artists - Singing Waiters

      Winners of the “Best Musical Act 2019” in the West Midlands and National Finalists at "The Wedding Industry Awards", Undercover Artists combine the talents of West End performers to bring you the best in entertainment for your event. Covering all styles of music, each of our singing waiters has ...
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