Chris Cross 
Wedding Entertainer, Magician, Escapologist, Host & Compere, Close up Magic, Street Shows & Stage Shows, Photo Booth, Sweetie Cart, Cookie Cart
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Chris Cross Wedding Entertainer
Close up Magician and Entertainer in Tyne & Wear  
Equity Member
* Weddings, Corporate Events, Celebrity Bookings, Private Parties, Royal Performances *
Chris Cross Performs at around 200 Events every year - He's a Social Butterfly!
He's Performed Worldwide from New York to New Zealand, Bahrain to Dubai, London to Paris and Most places in-between!
Appearing at Corporate Events, Festivals, Weddings , Awards Ceremonies and so on - Amusing & Entertaining everyone in his path!
Nothing is old hat here - He's Fresh, Funny and Fast! He's Pretty too.
Close up Magician...
Chris Cross 2014 Award Winner
Chris is based in Newcastle upon Tyne but he travels... He has performed both Nationally and Internationally for over 100 corporate, celebrity, wedding and private clients over the years.
He is a 'Master' of banter.  He Entertains, He Amuses, He astounds guests at All his events!
So whether you're booking for a big wedding or a corporate show, Chris always succeeds in delivering Top Quality Entertainment, whatever the audience of occasion.
His Close-up Magic is not only a stand-along entertainment piece, but also a tool to encourage interaction between your guests.  A catalyst for conversation. A lasting memory that people will be talking about for ages after...
Escape Artist...
Escape Artiste and Entertainer Tyne & Wear
Chris Cross has performed his Escapology Stunt Shows Worldwide.
Whether it be an after dinner cabaret act you require or a large scale PR Stunt of an upside down straitjacket escape hanging over a river from a bridge - Chris Cross is the man for the job! He's performed his show Internationally for thousands of people from all walks of life. He can perform his act for anytime, for anyone and anywhere - Theatres, Comedy Clubs, Schools, Corporate Events, VIP Events, Awards Ceremonies and Even in the Middle of the Street!
A Critically praised show that's toured the World. Combining Quick witted comedy, Impressive Escapology Stunts & Silly Magic Tricks, Chris delivers a Show like no other that packs a punch at any event!
Photo Booth for Weddings, Student Balls...
Photo Booth for Weddings, Student Balls
The Photo Booth is a big hit at every Wedding so far... the guests (& yourselves) make use of the fancy dress box  then pile into the photo booth to get their pictures snapped!  Strike a pose... pull a face, & have FUN!
The photo's can be personalised with the date of your Wedding and a message from yourselves, your guests get a great a keepsake from your Wedding.
A copy of every picture taken gets put into a photo book along with handwritten messages and well wishes from all of your guests next to their pictures, which you get to keep to remember how much fun everyone had at your BIG DAY! 
You will received 3 or 4 hours of booth hire with Chris or a member of staff to assist your guests at the booth, and all paper & inks provided for unlimited photo's plus a unique photo book made on the night in a presentation box & 2 digital discs with all of the pictures taken on the night for you to do with as you wish!
Also available for Corporate Events
A Cart of Pure Imagination - Sweetie Cart
Willy Wonka Sweetie Cart
The sweetie cart idea is becoming ever popular at Weddings year after year.
Jars and jars of splendid pick & mix treats for all ages, fascinatingly stacked on a distinctively unique Willy Wonka Themed wooden cart!  Great for the kids (and big kids) alike! [The cart is also available in classic White & Gold too]
Guests help themselves to pick & mix bags and fill them up with their favourite confections.  Old favourites and fad sweeties too.  Perfect to nibble at the Wedding reception or int he car home!
Everything is provided.  Pick & mix bags, scoops, sweets and so on... it's totaly self contained, so go on... treat your guests and yourselves!
Cookie Cart also available...
Trays of cookies for all your guests to indulge themselves - Chocolate Chip, White Chocolate, Double Chocolate Chip & more... The cart is decorated with a cookie theme too of course... they can cater for any amount of cookies and any kinds of cookies desired, so again, go on... great your guests and yourselves!
Also available for Corporate Events
Some Notable performances have been...

* He has performed for The Prince of Bahrain at the Bahrain International Circuit Formula One

* When HRH The Prince of Wales visited Northumberland he was entertained by Chris's Close up Magic Tricks in Bambrugh

* In 2012 alone Chris challenged The Former Undisputed Heavyweight Champion on the World 'IRON' Mike Tyson to a Contest of Strength and managed to rise to the Challenge and succeed in a daring feat of Escapology! He went on to Challenge Boxing Legend Sugar Ray Leonard in a Contest of Speed 'Hand vs. The Eyes' Demonstration and beat Ray too!

* He Consulted for 'The Hairy Bikers' on their recent 'Larger than LIVE' Stage Tour of the UK

* He Has Supported Britpop Band 'Ocean Colour Scene', Beardyman, Pendulum, Bloc Party, Aluna George, etc.

* Chris was the "Hard Rock Magician 2013" and performed for Hard Rock Calling's VIP Area at last year's Festival at the Olympic Park, London
Most recent Awards were for
 2014 Magician of the Year award
Hard Rock Magician 2013 - plus he performed for Hard Rock Calling's VIP are at the 2013 Festival at the Olympic Park, London and was awared the 2014 Wedding Industry Award for 'Best Wedding Entertainment' in the North East of England
Book now for Weddings, Corporate Events, Trade Show Stands, Student Union's, Annual General Meetings, Award Ceremonies, Charity Events, Golf Days, Team, Product Launches, Product Promotions, Marketing Campaigns, Cocktail Receptions, VIP Events, Private Shows, Celebrity After Parties, Red Carpet Shows, Table Magic, Meet and Greet, Support Act, in fact - virtually any event!
Reviews about Chris Cross...
'Chris Cross has performed several times at Alnwick Castle and has always impressed our friends and family.  He is very professional with a wonderful skill for entertaining his audience; and his natural ability to keep people fascinated throughout his performance is quite unique'
(Her Grace - The Duchess of Northumberland)
''Chris Cross ROCKS - That's Coming from us!'' 
(Hamish Dodds, CEO/President of The Hard Rock Cafes, Casinos, Hotels and Brand)
May 2014