The Magic Circle Young Magician of the Year 2019 was held this evening at its central London HQ. In front a packed house, six competitors competed for the coveted title and we are delighted to announce that the winner is

ADAM BLACK From Dunblaine

Scott Penrose, our Club President said ‘It’s great to see so much fresh magic and the magicians of the future compete for this wonderful trophy. Adam will no doubt have a great future following in the footsteps of some many others who have gone on to establish a great career’ Brian Sibley, The Magic Circle’s Chair said, ‘‘Watching these young performers displaying so much talent bodes very well for the future of magic. Congratulations to all who took part and thanks to everyone who made the event such a success.’

Part of The Magic Circle's Youth Initiative, the Competition, which has been held every other year since 1961, attracts entries from some of the finest young magicians in the country, competing for what many regard as the best prize in British magic: the title 'The Magic Circle Young Magician of the Year', four years free membership of The Magic Circle (on reaching their eighteenth birthday), a trip to the McBride Magic & Mystery School and the award itself, the Derrick Speight Trophy. For a full list of winners, visit Click Here