John King

Stirling, Stirlingshire
From: £250
Verified bookings: 107
Reviews: 36
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Price from: £250

John King offers premium quality entertainment and photographic services to special events throughout Scotland and beyond.

His services currently includes magic, hypnotism, photo booths, discos, live music, photography and videography. He is considered to be somewhat of a special event guru due to his peerless combination of talents, vast knowledge, comprehensive skillset and extensive experience in multiple areas. Together with his team of specialists, John is uniquely positioned to package multiple elite-level services together which can make your event planning easier and save you time, effort and money in the process.

Why Choose John?

• Having received Poptop's "Best Of 2019" and "Best of 2018" awards, John's services are among the most popular and reputable in their fields.
• John is vastly experienced having catered to thousands of events with over 100 of them via Poptop alone.
• John has an impeccable reputation on having received more positive reviews on Poptop than any other competitor - and all his reviews are unanimously 5-star rated.

36 Reviews
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Andrew Bailes

Feb. 15, 2020

Brilliant service great people fantastic photos, they was there all day at the wedding and after for the Kayleigh.

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Edward Tierney

Dec. 7, 2019

John put on a great show. Our guests said it made their night. They were trying to work out his tricks all night.

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JENNIFER HILL

Nov. 16, 2019

John couldn't do enough for me. Always kept me well informed. Very professional.
He has a lot of patience
Thank you
Jennifer Hill

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Rita Windham-Wright

Nov. 10, 2019

John did such a fantastic job at my boys’ birthday party! He travelled to us not a small distance, arrived well on time to set up and was professional. All kids and adults have enjoyed the show and the music was perfect.

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Fiona Davidson

Oct. 19, 2019

John was very professional and we were very impressed with him. Thanks again.

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Michelle paterson

Oct. 13, 2019

Absolutely brilliant. Such a nice person made my mums 80 th so special.

Services From John King

John King
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Singer & Guitarist - John King (SKU: P SG)

John King is a charismatic singer/guitarist who performs a broad music selection that appeals to a wide range of ages and musical tastes. His set is customisable to your needs and can contain well-known rock, pop, folk and Scottish music depending on your preferences. (You can find a full song list attached.) John can perform up to three 45-minute sets. It’s also possible to add a curtain backdrop, lighting, background music played in between sets and an after-performance disco for only £100 extra.
From: £249 per event
John King
(36)

Scottish Singer & Guitarist - John King (Code: PSSG)

John King is a charismatic singer/guitarist who performs a broad music selection that appeals to a wide range of ages and musical tastes. His set is customisable to your needs and can contain well-known rock, pop, folk and Scottish music depending on your preferences. (You can find a full song list attached.) John can perform up to three 45-minute sets. It’s also possible to add a curtain backdrop, lighting, background music played in between sets and an after-performance disco for only £100 extra.
From: £249 per event
John King
(36)

Childrens Magic Party (SKU: P CM)

John's children's magic show last approximately 45 minutes. This is a modern-style magic show suitable for primary school and older children and involves fun and unpredictable routines that range from getting kids to bend coins with their bare hands to witnessing objects vanish in front of their eyes only to impossibly reappear somewhere else in the room. The children would get actively involved in the routines. What's more, this show is also entertaining for adults too! This package also can include the option of a mini disco for up to 2 hours at no additional charge.
From: £199 per event
John King
(36)

Deluxe Discos - Gorgeous special event discos with amazing lighting effects

Dance the night away with our gorgeous special event discos that feature a stunning, professional light show. As standard you get: • Experienced, charismatic DJ. • Gorgeous backlit DJ booth. • Twin lighting effect rigs with gorgeous, synchronised lighting effects. • Bose PA (106Db - Suitable for most events) We can also customise our setup to your requirements. Please ask for details. Customisations can include: • Advanced Bose PA (115Db - Extra volume for large events, large halls, nightclubs etc). • Large LED backdrop curtain (Enhances the look of the disco setup). • Smoke carpet (Dry ice style smoke hovering above the dance floor).
From: £249 per event
John King
(36)

Photo booths - With inflatable room, selfie machine, props, complimentary prints and downloadable copies (SKU: P PB)

One of our gorgeous inflatable photo booths is the ideal way to add excitement and fun to your event. With our easy-to-use photo booths, guests can dress up and pose for hilarious photos that they can print off and keep. As standard you get: • Gorgeous new-style octagonal photo booth. • Easy-to-use touchscreen selfie machine. • Large box of props and costumes for hilarious dressing up possibilities. • Digital copies of all photos sent to you within 7 days. • Guests can print their photos at the touch of a button. • Fast printing - Photos are ready to collect in seconds.
From: £249 per event
John King
(36)

Folk Singer Singer & Guitarist - John King (SKU: PFSG)

John King is a charismatic singer/guitarist who performs a broad music selection that appeals to a wide range of ages and musical tastes. His set is customisable to your needs and can contain well-known rock, pop, folk and Scottish music depending on your preferences. (You can find a full song list attached.) John can perform up to three 45-minute sets. It’s also possible to add a curtain backdrop, lighting, background music played in between sets and an after-performance disco for only £100 extra.
From: £249 per event
John King
(36)

Beautiful wedding videos (SKU: PWV)

As standard, you would get two amazing videos telling the story of the wedding from start to finish - a short "music video” and a longer feature film. Both videos would contain everything from guests arriving and bridal preparations, to the capturing of family photos, the cake cutting and, of course, the first dance. The music video can be set to the music of your choice and can vary in length depending on how many songs you wish to include. The feature-length video contains various other clips captured on the day and enhanced audio. The length of the feature video is typically around 30 minutes. We aim to have both of your videos ready to be delivered on disc or digitally within 14 days of the wedding.
From: £799 per event
John King
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Event Photography (SKU: P EP)

Fantastic Photos, Digital Retouching, 7 Day Delivery. Our photographer would be on hand to capture photos at your event the way you want, expertly adapting to your event’s requirements by capturing candid photos, posed shots, or whatever type of photos suit your event’s requirements. Should your event require it, we can also provide a pop-up backdrop for more formal photos or for less formal events we can provide props and costumes for guests to pose with. All your photos would be expertly retouched individually after your event so they look their brilliant best and your photos should be ready for you to download within 7 days.
From: £249 per event
John King
(36)

John King - Special Event Magician (Code: P EM)

John King is Poptop's leading professional magician with over 100 verified bookings and dozens of unanimous 5-star reviews. He performs unique, fun and interactive routines that range from bending borrowed coins with his bare hands to reading peoples private thoughts. It's unlike anything you will have seen before. Whilst John’s skills are elite, he remains humble & likeable and injects his own personality into his performances. Booking John is an ideal way to create a talking point for years to come. This package includes either a magic show for all your guests at once or strolling magic whereby John performs for your guests in small groups at a time.
From: £249 per event
John King
(36)

Amazing hypnotism & mind control show (SKU: PMC)

Please note that if you have the facility to promote and sell tickets to this show, the show fee can be waived subject to a ticket sale agreement Contact us if you wish to discuss this option. "John King's Mind Control" is an interactive audience participation show featuring unbelievable hypnotism and mind control demonstrations unlike anything you have seen before. The show includes hypnotising volunteers, demonstrations of suggestion, mind-reading, impossible predictions and a stunning and thrilling finale whereby John impossibly predicts what numerous randomly selected members of the audience are merely thinking of. The show is safe and family-friendly and typically lasts about 90 minutes. Optional Features (No additional charge): • Promotional material including numbered tickets and printed and digital posters. • Theatrical style lighting during the performance (when hired with our Deluxe Disco service). • Large backdrop curtain to enhance the look of the performance area.
From: £399 per event
John King
(36)

Amazing event videos (SKU: P EV)

With our event videography service, we would be on hand to capture video clips throughout your event and thereafter compile the clips into a video (or videos) according to your requirements. With typical events, we usually provide both a ‘highlight video’ (a music video telling the story of the event) as well as a feature-length montage of clips but we can customise your video to your own event's requirements. Editing time may vary, but we work diligently and aim to have your video ready within 14 days of the event.
From: £249 per event
John King
(36)

Magic Lessons & Coaching

John King is Poptop's leading special event magician. He specialises in close-up magic whereby John performs unique, fun and interactive routines that range from bending borrowed coins with his bare hands to reading peoples private thoughts. With this package, John offers face-to-face lessons on magic via Skype or Facetime on the topics of your choosing. John can offer instructions and personal coaching on a range of topics such as: • Sleight of hand skills • Stunning, professional level magic tricks • Business secrets to help you earn money from magic
From: £40 per event
John King
(36)

Amazing wedding photos (SKU: P WP)

Fantastic wedding photos, expertly retouched so they look their brilliant best and ready for you within 7 days! John would be on hand to expertly capture your wedding day from start to finish. As standard, he would capture the ceremony itself as well as various posed family and couple photos during the drinks reception period. John would also be on hand as needed throughout the entire day, capturing everything from your guests arriving to the first dance. Photos can be delivered digitally or posted out to you on a disc, according to your preference.
From: £799 per event
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FAQ
  • Do you have your own PA and lighting?
    Yes, I can provide both PA and lighting.
  • Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?
    Yes
  • What type of magic do you perform
    I perform strolling magic, intimate shows for up to 30 people at once, or stage hypnotism shows for larger audiences.
  • How many people will you perform for?
    John can cater from small intimate events to large events of up to 500 people.


Set List/Services

Magician
Hypnotism show
Deluxe Discos
Photo booths
Photography
Videography
Candy Carts
Studio hire (Photography studio with green screen wall & whitewall)
CD/DVD & Blu-ray production

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