Chris is based in Newcastle upon Tyne, though he performs both nationally and internationally for countless corporate, celebrity, wedding, and private clients each and every year
Combining multi-award winning sleight of hand, quick witted comedy and an abundance of banter,
he entertains, amuses,and astounds your guests at your event. Chris always succeeds in delivering top end entertainment whatever the audience or occasion.
Chris performs at around 50 weddings a year!
He's fresh, funny and fast! Nothing is old hat here - Multi-Award winning tricks for all ages. Chris adapts his chat, jokes and tricks for the ages of his audiences too, getting on the right level with each and every person up-close and unforgettable. Ensure your wedding is talked about for years to come by adding a touch of magic to your big day!
Need something to fill that big gap between your wedding breakfast and your evening reception?
Want someone to break the ice between your guests and serve as the perfect conversation starter?
Want all your guests to talk about your wedding for years and years later?
Chris is THE perfect ice breaker and conversation starter at any event!
His close-up magic is not only a standalone entertainment piece, it's also a tool to encourage interaction between your guests ... a catalyst for conversation, a lasting memory talked about after the event. A REAL highlight to any day!
Chris is the resident preferred magician at the following venues;
The perfect solution to break the ice during cocktails, receptions or
gatherings as a mix & mingle act.
Great entertainment for your AGM, Awards Ceremony, Christmas Party, or just to entertain your staff in a social situation! These are tricks in the palm of people's hand and right under their noses! Chris can brighten up any event with his highly enjoyable blend of quick wit and comedy fused with baffling award winning magic tricks!
Want to draw the biggest crowd of the trade show to your stand?
Chris can customise his act to suit your company's needs in a trade show environment, pitch a product, and he's even been known to notably increase sales and traffic to the stands of many businesses.
Chris is in popular demand with the rich & famous!
Chris has performed for lots of celebrities - from Boy George's 50th in London and Alice Cooper's press conference, to being named the 2013 Hard Rock magician! He's also supported bands such as Bloc Party, Pendulum, Bonnie Tyler,
The Stanton Warriors to name a few! He's also performed at multiple music festivals and numerous VIP parties...
For over a decade now, the night life of Newcastle upon Tyne has been a vibrant playground for Chris Cross and his tricky business!
Bars & clubs use Chris to entertain guests gathered in Newcastle from all around the country, ensuring they have the most memorable (or unmemorable!) night out they can offer!
Tried and tested tricks that work specifically in bars using shot glasses, wine glasses, lighters, cards, borrowed watches and tricks with cards & poker chips in casinos! If you have a venue and you're on the lookout for an experienced, fresh & dynamic entertainer, STOP. You need look no further...
Chris has also worked in lots of restaurants in the North East. He makes the wait for a table or for the food arriving a much more fun experience! Working his magic and fun table to table for the kids and big kids alike, creating a unique entertainment experience for all and getting a good buzz and vibe going around the restaurant. Chris' multi-award winning close-up magic will impress and entertain, and is the perfect addition to the atmosphere of the room.
Go on, treat your customers to something they'll love and come to see each week at your eatery!
Mr. Cross has performed at dozens of stately homes and castles around the UK for the British Monarchy (HRH The Prince of Wales, Prince Harry, and The Duchess of Northumberland) and the likes...
"HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS VERY MUCH ENJOYED YOUR TRICKS DURING HIS RECENT VISIT TO NORTHUMBERLAND."
Secretary to HRH The Prince of Wales
"CHRIS HAS PERFORMED SEVERAL TIMES AT ALNWICK CASTLE AND HAS ALWAYS IMPRESSED OUR FRIENDS AND FAMILY. HE IS VERY PROFESSIONAL WITH A WONDERFUL SKILL FOR ENTERTAINING HIS AUDIENCE AND HIS NATURAL ABILITY TO KEEP PEOPLE FASCINATED THROUGHOUT HIS PERFORMANCE IS QUITE UNIQUE."
Her Grace, The Duchess of Northumberland
Chris has also entertained International Royalty, including The Prince of Bahrain at the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix.
Chris respects confidentiality, so no further details can be shared, though all of the clients have been more than happy with the service provided and have even used Chris on repeat bookings too!
For the best in entertainment at your soirée, use Chris Cross for 100% satisfaction in superb entertainment, charming etiquette and client confidentiality. Available for dinners & garden parties, drawing room entertainment, parlour magic, Birthday celebrations, Christmas get togethers, charity events and annual gatherings.