James Phelan – Troublemaker
‘One to watch in the world of magic’ ★★★★ - The List
Extraordinary! (The Mirror). Viral sensation and star of BBC Radio, James Phelan presents a unique magical prank show that is both jaw dropping and laugh out loud funny!
Troublemaker is a mind-blowing rollercoaster filled with mystery and hilarity – from mind-reading outrageous confessions from members of the audience, to risking the safety of iPhones.
Nephew of the great Paul Daniels; and with several million video views under his belt, plus a flagship BBC radio show – James is now tipped as one of most anticipated magical performers in a generation.
He presents Trickster: Live, the BBC’s ground-breaking new radio magic show, and Celebrity Troublemaking, an upcoming TV programme that uses magic to get up close and personal with superstars.
“This guy is a legend” – The Sun
“Without a doubt one of the most exciting new acts of the year” – The Prince’s Trust
“He was extraordinary” – The Mirror
“James has a real cheeky charm” – Radio Times
“You’re funny, you look good, all your tricks work, if you were anyone else I’d hate you” – Paul Daniels
‘Big laughs…stunning tricks’ ★★★★★- Voice Magazine
‘Will leave even the more seasoned magic-show-goers flabbergasted’ ★★★★★«- Fringe Review
‘One to watch in the world of magic’ ★★★★- The List
’This experience is not to be missed’ ★★★★ – Edinburgh Festival Magazine
‘James has stage presence by the bucketload’ ★★★★ – One4Review
Sunday 6th - Chequer Mead Theatre, East Grinstead
Friday 18th - Seagull Theatre, Lowestoft
Sunday 27th - Frog and Bucket, Manchester
Thursday 7th - The Pavilion, Weymouth
Saturday 16th - The Pyramid, Warrington
Sunday 24th - Komedia, Brighton
Saturday 7th - Beggars Theatre, Millom
Thursday 19th - Nuffield Theatre, Southampton
Saturday 8th - Beck Theatre, Hayes
Sunday 16th - Capitol Theatre, Horsham
Friday 27th - Mill Arts Centre, Banbury
Saturday 4th - Festival Drayton Centre, Market Drayton