Marcel Oudejans

Location: Based in Cape Town


Artist Info



Marcel’s engaging personality shines through in a show that combines comedy with sleight-of-hand, mind-reading, psychokinesis & other surprises. The show is guaranteed to make audiences gasp in astonishment, burst into laughter & be fully engaged from start to finish!

By bringing as many people on stage as he can, Marcel ensures maximum audience participation & interaction. Let Marcel keep your audience entranced with his entertaining performance, while you sit back & relax – knowing that everyone is going to give awesome feedback! Whether you want to use the performance to inspire your audience, deliver your message, or simply entertain a large group, Marcel is certain to provide a ‘magic touch’ rarely seen on the South African entertainment market.

His masterful audience management techniques & instinctive ability to anticipate the audience’s needs not only guarantees that his material & script is appropriate, but also ensures that your guests will be talking about the show long after Marcel leaves the stage.

  • Packs Small, Plays Big
  • Duration from 20 to 60min (we recommend 45min)
  • Big visual magic & illusions
  • We provide you with comprehensive technical rider
  • Volunteers are the stars of the show!


Using his expert sense of timing, witty & comical humour, & audience-tested sleight-of-hand, Marcel will leave your guests astonished & in awe. Objects change inexplicably in your hands, watches are ‘stolen’, forks melt & twist, minds are read … indelible memories are created that your guests will talk about & thank you for!

Whether your guests are seated or standing in groups, Marcel travels through your venue eliciting powerful reactions of laughter & shock during an interactive performance that includes more audience participation than ever seen before. With 20 years of professional entertainment experience, Marcel has an incredible talent to interact & personally entertain your guests. He caters for individual tastes & actively encourages your guests to take part in the show, without having to leave their seats (perfect for those that are shy!).

  • The perfect ice-breaker
  • ‘Hands on’ miracles that happen within arm’s reach
  • Almost any length of time
  • No stage, microphone or AV required


If you’re looking for a sophisticated host who can still get everyone laughing & amazed, then here’s a great ‘package’ solution! Marcel is your partner in ensuring your event runs on-time, that speakers are welcomed onto stage with energy, & that everyone stays in a great mood for the entire duration.

You’ll still have everyone flabbergasted by on-stage & close-up magic, while Marcel opens the event, introduces the speakers, & manages any prize-giving or awards. He’ll intersperse comedy, illusion & suitable jokes in way that keeps everyone relaxed while reinforcing the importance of the event.

From pre-event planning & consultation, to pre-event venue safety checks & tailor-made comedy magic, Marcel will help you make sure that everyone remembers your prestigious event for all the right reasons!

  • Can be combined with other show options
  • Keep your event running smoothly & on time
  • Keep the audience both informed & entertained
  • Benefit from Marcel’s experience as an entertainer & speaker

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Event Services

  • Stand-up Comedy Magic Show
  • Interactive Mix-n-Mingle close-up magic
  • Magical Master of Ceremonies


Typical Budget for Marcel Oudejans is
R5000 - R35000.


Submit a booking enquiry directly with Marcel Oudejans, and the Artist or their manager / representative will be in touch with you soon!


Should you be unsure about which acts to enquire with, you can choose to SEND GIGSTER YOUR EVENT DETAILS and we will forward your enquiry to up to 5 suitable acts.

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