Close-Up Magic vs. Group Magic Shows

March 22, 2024

In the realm of corporate events and team building activities, the allure of magic shows has become increasingly popular among business owners and HR professionals in the US. These captivating performances not only entertain but also foster team bonding and create unforgettable experiences for employees. 

But when it comes to selecting the right type of magic show for your company, you are faced with an important decision: Close-up magic or group magic shows.

Close-Up Magic

Close-up magic shows, also known as table magic or in–person magic shows, involve a magician performing tricks in an intimate setting, often mingling with small groups of people. It is a highly interactive type of magician show. Here are some benefits of incorporating close-up magic into your corporate event:

– Personalised Experience

In-person magic shows offer a personalised and interactive experience for each individual or small group, allowing for direct engagement and participation.

– Icebreaker

It serves as an excellent icebreaker, sparking conversations among colleagues and breaking down barriers in a relaxed atmosphere.

– Memorable Moments

Close-up magician shows or illusionist shows, create memorable moments as employees witness astonishing feats of magic up close, leaving a lasting impression on their minds.

Group Magic Shows

Group magic shows, on the other hand, involve a magician performing for a larger audience, typically on stage or even via virtual magic shows. It is also interactive, but not as intimate as close-up magic. Here are some advantages of opting for group magic shows or virtual magic shows for your company event:

– Entertainment for All

Group Magic Shows provide entertainment for a larger audience, ensuring that everyone can enjoy the performance together.

– Team Bonding

Watching a mesmerising magic show as a group fosters camaraderie and strengthens bonds among team members.

– Shared Experience

It creates a shared experience for employees to enjoy and discuss afterward, further enhancing team cohesion and morale.

Professional Magician at Your Service

When it comes to choosing between in-person magic shows, group magic shows, or even virtual magic shows, why settle for one when you can have them all? The Magic of Coby offers a versatile range of performances tailored to your company’s needs. With his extensive experience and captivating illusions, Coby ensures that your event is nothing short of extraordinary.

Whether you prefer the intimate charm of a close-up illusionist show or the collective excitement of group magician shows, Coby delivers a memorable and enchanting experience for your company or group. Do not miss out on the opportunity to elevate your event with the magic touch of Coby!

Ready to witness the magic for yourself? Book a demo call with Coby Jacobs today and discover the perfect entertainment solution for your company or group event!

About Coby

Professional magician and mentalist Coby is based out of Toronto Canada. He has performed for many heads of state including Prime Minister Harper and for the Prince of Morocco. He has been invited to perform by world renowned illusionist David Copperfield. Coby performs over 500 magic shows a year -more than any other magician in Canada. His blend of magic and mentalism intertwined with his charm and charisma make him the perfect choice for Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, Trade Shows, and Corporate events. For more details please visit