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Programme of Events

Cotswold Magical Society - 2016 - 2017
Doors open at 7.30pm for a 7.45pm start time.

20 Mar 2019

Kieran Johnson Lecture

A lecture not to be missed.

A true eccentric with a flair for the theatrical, incredible awe-inspiring and often shocking magic, with no regard for the status quo – he’s electric. There’s beauty in this madness, but much more than being beautiful, it’s a magical journey you’ll want to ride again and again.

03 Apr 2019

Wayne Fox Dealer Dem

A dealer dem for World Magic Shop from one the country’s busiest close up workers!
This will be a great night of magic, even if you don’t want to buy anything!

17 Apr 2019


Viewing and PreSales followed by the auction of donated item to raise club funds, followed by the general auction.

There are always a few great items at bargain prices to be had.

01 May 2019

Martin Cox

Martin Cox is a very funny magician. Tonights lecture is all about finding the comedic potential in your magic.

22 May 2019

Pat Fallon

A chance to spend an evening learning from one of the nicest men in magic. Pat has done it all and worked with the best, don’t miss this evening.

05 Jun 2019

Paul Megram

This is Pauls new lecture. This time, it's all about the tricks.

19 Jun 2019

Fun and Games

Bring an item that you use in your show as a game, this might still involve magic but you sell it to the audience as a game! You can also just bring a game! Only one Kimmo Race Game allowed!!!

03 Jul 2019

Richard Pinner

A return to CMS for Richard Pinner this time with his magic for adults lecture.

07 Aug 2019

Punch and Judy

An evening all about punch from our resident “professor” Tom Foolery

04 Sep 2019

Marc Paul

Marc is a very busy Cruise Ship entertainer traveling around the world performing on luxury ships, with an act that fits in a briefcase!
A lecture not just for mentalists but for everyone who wants to make their act better!

18 Sep 2019

Mixed Bag Compitition

Small groups will be given the same bag of “props” who will come up with the best routine of the evening?

02 Oct 2019

Stand Up Compitition

Who will be this year’s winner of the Sylvester Wand

06 Nov 2019

New Recruit Night

Are you interested in magic, Why not come along to our open evening and see what the club is all about.  This event is Free.

Open Evening

04 Dec 2019

Christmas Party

It's December, It's a party!!!

15 Jan 2020

The Oldest Trick in The Book

What is the oldest book that you perform a trick from? The library has lots of old books, check one out and see what you can do with it!

05 Feb 2020

Close Up Competition

The Hugo Cup is up for grabs. Remember to bring you friends to make an audience!