Sheffield Magician

David Linacre is a leading close-up magician in Sheffield and one of the leading magicians in the South Yorkshire area.

Born and bred in Sheffield, David started working as a magician back in 2002 at the Republic nightclub.  He went on to hold a residency at the club when it transitioned to become the world-famous Gatecrasher One nightclub in 2003. Here David worked within the club’s VIP areas and circulated around the club’s floors meeting and entertaining guests.

He has a huge passion for his home city and went on to work with local businesses performing at a range of corporate events and functions.  He soon established himself amongst the top corporate entertainers in and around the area and more recently as incredible addition to weddings and special occasions.

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After 6 years working in the UK he then went on to gain experience across parts of the US, Europe and Dubai working at a range of high profile events and functions.

He moved to Leeds in 2009 and after spending over 10 years working for organisations such as Burberry and O2, David relocated back to Sheffield.  He continues to work with local businesses as well as multi nationals to deliver truly amazing experiences at events but also at special occasions such a weddings and birthday celebrations.

Find our more about his recent coverage on the BBC and read feedback from some of his regular clients on his homepage or if you’re considering booking David contact him now using the contact form or just send him a text or email!

Some clients commented:

“Fantastic!  We were all really pleased with the performance and how he went down at the reception.  All the guests were thoroughly entertained and were asking how we found him.  Very impressive!”

“We were really pleased with everything. The booking process was very straightforward and everyone at the party was saying that you were one of the best entertainers they had ever seen.  People were talking about my birthday for weeks!  Thank you!”

David constantly received fantastic feedback about his magic and performing style.  He is rates ‘Excellent’ on Trustpilot with independently verified reviews.  Please see David’s Trustpilot and facebook pages for numerous 5 star reviews.

Steel City magic

David relocated back to his home city of Sheffield in 2019 where his illustrious career in magic began back in 2002.  Whilst David spent some time living and working in Leeds, Sheffield is his true home.  The steel city is special place for him and he is an avid supporter of local businesses and raising the profile of the city across the wider region and the UK.


David performing in Leeds!


If you wish to contact David, please use the links at the top or click here.