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Private Party Magician

Rua (Paul Gleeson) is the star of TG4’s ten part magic, mind reading and escapology TV series ‘Draíocht’. He co-curated Science Gallery Dublin’s ILLUSION exhibition in 2013, and also had a sellout 4 star show in the Dublin Fringe Festival. A student of magic history and the psychology of illusions, he is regularly hired to perform and speak for companies and Universities across Ireland. He has been featured on RTE’s The Saturday Night Show, TV3’s Morning Ireland, the BBC and every major radio station in Ireland. Rua has a BA and Masters degree in Communication studies from DCU, and currently makes a living performing Close-up magic at Weddings, Corporate Events and Private parties across Ireland, Europe and US.


Private Party Magician for hire


So, it looks like you’re planning a Private Party, and you’re in need of something special to really make your party stand out from the crowd. Well, you’ve come to the right place! Private Party Magician and illusionist extraordinaire, Rua, is the star of his own 10 part TV series ‘Draíocht’ on TG4, and has appeared on RTE, TV3 and the BBC as well as on radio stations across the country, and is one of the busiest professional magicians working in Ireland today as a result.



Private Parties come in all shapes and sizes. Companies often hold parties for their staff for a variety of different occasions, be it team building or just a good old fashioned celebration, and a Private Party Magician like Rua is the perfect addition to this. Everybody’s seen Magic on television at some stage, but very few have actually seen a Magician perform for them personally, right under their very noses. Why not give them this incredibly unique experience by hiring a Private Party Magician for your company party today. Rua’s client list is constantly growing, and he regularly performs for Accenture, Standard Life, BMW, Irish Cancer Society, RTE, LIDL and QBE. Add your company to the list and let Rua show you why he’s the go-to Private Party Magician for the top companies in Ireland.



As well as corporate and company parties, a lot of people like to have their own in-house private parties at their homes, and Rua is no stranger to these either. Whether it’s a surprise 50th, an anniversary or a celebration of any nature, Rua’s done them all. These parties can sometimes be the most fun, because of the relaxed, familiar nature of the environments.



So what exactly can you expect from a Private Party Magician like Rua?


Private Party Magician Rua’s speciality is called Close-up magic, which means going from group to group and performing some absolutely jaw-dropping magic, impossible illusions and revealing mind-reading to anybody who’ll let him. This garners huge reactions from screams to laughter, and sometimes to tears as well. Alternatively, Rua’s regularly holds short parlour shows in peoples homes, where guests can make themselves comfortable in their living rooms, and watch Rua do the impossible right before their very eyes.



So, if you’ve seen something you like here, why not get in touch via the enquiry sheet here, and get a free, no-obligation quote within the hour! Do bear in mind that Rua is one of the most sought after Magicians in Ireland at the moment thanks to his debut series, and is quickly getting booked up for the year, so book early to avoid disappointment.


In the mean time, why not watch Rua’s interview on the Saturday Night Show here to get a taster as to what you can expect: