What makes Mark Townsend different is that he believes in magic!

His deepest passion is to re-introduce folk to the wonder and mystery that most have lost touch with yet, when re-discovered, makes their life so much richer.

For over twenty years his performances have captivated and mystified countless numbers across the globe, from Massai Warriors to Corporate Executives. He has read minds on international radio shows, performed miracles on numerous TV channels, written books on illusion and published articles in some of the leading magical journals.

Mark is an entertainer with a difference! He combines contemporary mind-reading with psychology and warm humour to create a shell shocking and unforgettable experience of mystery, be it in a close up, cabaret or theatre setting. Your life will not be the same after you’ve encountered him!

Mark Townsend is amaziing His performances are inspirational

"Mark Townsend is amazing.
His performances are inspirational"
Uri Geller


Mark has worked his magic for some of the most elegant wine bars and exclusive hotels across the land. Thus you can be sure that he is more than qualified to add a sophisticated sparkle to your special day.

He will mix and mingle with your guests leaving them in a state of pure astonishment. If you’re looking for something different, something that will break the ice between guests and add more magic to an already magical day, then look no further.

Mark specialises in the kind of magic that wedding guests adore - elegant, mystifying and romantic illusions that will keep them talking for months.

On top of offering close up entertainment for the reception and / or the wedding breakfast, Mark will also happily perform a full blown cabaret act for after the speeches if required.

"Wonderful and heart warming" The Independent

Mark has the ability to transform any corporate event into a unique experience of enchantment. Whether a sales conference, drinks reception or formal dinner his performance is guaranteed to leave your clients entertained and inspired.

Mark’s close quarter ‘Mix and Mingle’ magic is ideal for cocktail parties and receptions. He moves around the room leaving each person he encounters in a state of spellbound amazement. Everyone is treated to their own intimate performance. You will find this to be a perfect start to your event - breaking the ice, initiating conversation and evoking an atmosphere of expectancy.

Mark’s ‘Table to Table’ magic is ideal for corporate dinners and business lunches etc. He will perform at every table between the courses of the meal, giving each guest an experience they will not forget.

"Mark Townsend combined magic with mythology, and performed
his own brand of storytelling and humour, capturing the audience's
attention at the NEMO conference in Daventry."
Ann Renwick (NEMO)

private parties

Mark performs at all private functions, from birthday and garden parties to anniversaries and more. His unique and mesmerising style is absolutely guaranteed to make your event unforgettably entertaining!

"Mark performed his close up wonders at a dinner party for our local pub. We were all gob smacked!  This is not the case of sleight of hand trickery - it's just truly unbelievable."
Debbie Heath

Mark’s recent Christmas Theatre Tour ‘One Enchanted Evening’ was a huge success, with sell out performances at many of the venues. He can tailor make his stage show to suit any situation from village hall to grand auditorium.

In his stage performances Mark combines high powered contemporary mind reading with magical expertise and humour, serving his audiences an amazingly captivating form of entertainment.

His act is interactive and enchanting, taking the audience on a journey of jaw dropping mentalism that not only entertains but inspires.

Mark's stage or cabaret shows can last for anything from 20 minutes to a full two hour show, depending on requirements.

Stage show

"A magical experience that reaches heart and soul!"
Jeff McBride, Vegas Megastar of Magic

private parties

Mark is a highly popular after dinner speaker using his magical skills and oratory gifts to bring highly imaginative and motivating presentations to his clients.

His core belief is that every person is magic in themselves and he enjoys nothing more than bringing his listeners to that realisation.

""Beautiful world class magic!"
Romany - Diva of Magic