The Young Magicians Club, a Youth Initiative of The Magic Circle, held J-Day, their annual one day convention, on Sunday 23rd October 2011 at The Magic Circle’s headquarters at the Centre for the Magic Arts.
An event packed day featured lectures from Eric Jones from U.S.A. and Michael Vincent MIMC both of whom also featured in the evening gala show along with Elemental and Piff The Magic Dragon.
Very special guest on the day was Dynamo, who gave an inspiring talk, mixed and mingled with the Members and judged the stage competition alongside Alan Shaxon and Jay Gatling.
Award winners in the competitions were:
Close up competition (Mark Leveridge Cup)
Fletcher Ransberry
2nd place: Harry De Cruz
3rd place: Jack Tapperell
Stage competition (1st Home Counties Trophy)
James Wilson
2nd place: Joe Strickland
Special Awards:
Joe Strickland (Pete McCahon Originality Prize)
Fletcher Ransberry (Kaymar Komedy Cup)
Harry De Cruz (YMC Member of the Year)
The Young Magicians Club is open to young magicians aged from 10 to 18. Further information can be obtained from This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or


photo by Mandy Davis