Sleight of Hand Magician, and Illusionist

Tom Stevens, often performing as trickster-magician “Chicago Tommy” has worked his wonders at corporate functions, fund raisers, weddings, engagement parties, and dinner parties. Tom Stevens can perform his magic at standing parties or at seated events. Watching the skill of this close-up magician is a thrill like no other, as impossible “happenings” are undeniably witnessed before your very eyes. The atmosphere improves, the mood is lightened, and the electrical charge becomes tangible, as everyone gets excited about the unbelievable demonstrations being seen at close range.

Tom offers the following:

Close-up  Magic

Close-up magic, also called roving magic, close up magic (in some countries it may also be referred to as strolling magic) is performed in situations where the performer is to mix and mingle at an event. This type of entertainment is works well at open houses, cocktail parties, company picnics, holiday gatherings, hospitality suites, picnics and other events.

Stage and Stand-up: 30 minutes, 45 minutes, or one hour.

Bookings: please call 0411 326 257

Tom has been hired by: ANZ, AMP, MARS Corporation, TAC, Ernst and Young, ALH group, Glaxxo Smith Kline, City of Melbourne, Chanel 9, Foster's Group, Clive Peeters, The Swiss Club of Victoria, Maritime Union of Australia, RACV, Red Rooster, Centro Properties Group, Australian Retailers Association of Victoria, Emmoleum, Freehills lawfirm, Deacons lawfirm, Canon Australia, Hill and Knowlton, Rialto Observation Deck, Sunbeam, Galactic Circus, VECCI, City of Kingston, Shire of Yarra Ranges, Banyule City Council, City of Casey, Guide Dogs Victoria, OfficeWorks, Servcorp, Funtastic, St Kilda Luna Park, Oracle, The National Trust, Peninsula Events, The Adidem Group, AFL, Queenscliff Music Festival, Apollo Bay Music Festival, Hockey Victoria, IGA, VIP Media, Monash University Students Association, Richmond Tigers, The Morris Register of Victoria, Genesis Fitness, VICSUPER, AMGEN Australia, Sparfacts, Sudler and Hennesey, Alinta Network Services. Tom was also chosen as one of the select few to provide magic entertainment at the Lord Mayor's Charitable Foundation 85th Anniversary Charitable Lunch 2008. Tom also appeared on Channel 7's today Tonight several times, where he gave advice on how to avoid pickpockets which included a live demonstration.

Absolutely incredible. Has to be seen to be believed. What this guy can do with ordinary objects is anything but ordinary.

Gabby Williamson, Oakley South Pacific

We have frequently employed Tom to provide magic entertainment. Both for store openings and staff events. We found him to be reliable and easy to work with.

Dave Bocarro, Red Rooster

Great job. Tom is always a highlight at our annual event. It was a pleasure working with him.

RACV Club Melbourne

Tom captivated the imagination of the museum’s visitors with his magic. We were very impressed with his reliability and ability to adapt to the circumstances. Highly recommended.

Simon Gregg, Curator, City Museum, Melbourne


Very easy to work with, we were very pleased with his performance and will be inviting him again.
Connie Ioannidis, Melbourne Motor Show

We invited Tommy and Anthony to entertain our Melbourne staff at the Tapis Rouge event after our final Melbourne Cirque Du Soleil show. They were very easy to work with and made a very good impression on everyone. I wish you success and Magic!

David Olivier, Cirque Du Soleil

Stunning! Tommy made our event an absolute success. I can recommend him and magic Anthony to event planners.

Roberta Peroni, Oracle

Fantastic job. We are very pleased that Tommy performed his close magic at our event at Eureka Tower. Impressive skill and outstanding ability.

J. Hogarth, Origin Energy

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