Phone: (610) 717-2986
multi-talented family-oriented entertainment expert
The Amazing Spaghetti (magician Dan Freed) has been bringing the laughter, fun & amazement to thousands of family oriented special events and occasions since 1994. The main thing kids, parents and clients say about him above all else is that he’s really funny, the kids love him, and he keeps everyone really engaged and entertained the whole time.
He is the most popular magician for children of all ages in the Chester & Delaware County PA/Main Line/Brandywine Valley/Northern Wilmington DE area. He has all 5-star reviews on Google and Yelp.
Featuring any combination of: Comedy Magic & Puppet Shows for kids or the whole family, Close-up Strolling Magic & Quick Caricature Drawing. He is the only kids entertainment specialist in PA that can combine all those activities into one event – you don’t need to get multiple entertainers to have a variety of entertainment.
For many events he is asked to do only one kind of activity, such as caricatures for a company picnic, or a show for a summer camp, or strolling close-up magic for a school carnival. It’s up to you. He can easily and quickly switch from activity to activity as needed. He can entertain groups of any size, from 5 people to a few thousand people.
Rates and Details:
SHOWS: They can be 20-45 minutes long, depending on the needs of your event. For some events such as a festival or school carnival, because people are arriving and leaving at various times, he is asked to do multiple shows. He will discuss your event with you and recommend options that fit your event and budget. Rates vary depending on how many shows he is doing, the length of the shows, etc. Clients often have The Amazing Spaghetti combine show(s) with caricatures and/or strolling close-up magic.
The shows are customized to the age group, they can be just for kids or for the whole family. For older children, such as 8-10 year olds, he does more “cool” and amazing magic and may not use the puppets.
For younger kids between 3 and 7 years old, the show is extra silly and the mix of talking puppets and comedy magic has the kids completely entertained and engaged the whole time. It’s non-stop fun!
The adults often tell The Amazing Spaghetti that they had as much fun as the kids. It’s high energy and very interactive, having many audience volunteers as part of the show. He performs for groups of any size, indoors or outside. Please see the demo video.
The fee is usually 150 per hour. If Dan (The Amazing Spaghetti) is only doing caricatures, there may be a 2-hour minimum on weekends. He draws 15-18 people an hour in B&W on 11 by 14” paper and puts each drawing in a clear plastic bag. He can draw up to 20 people on a page together, including families, siblings, couples and coworkers. If you would like, time permitting, he can combine caricatures with strolling close-up magic for the same fee. He can also combine caricatures and/or close-up magic with the show(s). Dan has been a professional caricaturist since 1994. He’s probably draw at least 20,000 people! Click here for more information.
Strolling Close-Up Magic:
The fee is usually 150hr. If you would like, time permitting, he can combine strolling magic with caricatures for the same fee. He can also combine those activities with the show(s).
This type of performance is also called table-hopping or walk around magic. It features Dan (The Amazing Spaghetti) walking all throughout your location or going from table to table, mingling with your guests while doing very interactive, funny and amazing magic. Much of the magic happens right in your guests’ hands. He entertains small groups of people for 2-6 minutes at a time, using props that he carries with him such as cards, coins, sponge bunnies, etc.
He specializes in magic for children, but the adults love it also. This type of entertainment is great for a wide variety of events. Unlike balloon twisting or face-painting, it doesn’t cause kids to be bored waiting in lines…and it’s much more fun!
The Amazing Spaghetti has performed at hundreds of company picnics. He is a great choice because he can do so many activities to keep kids and adults engaged and entertained. For smaller picnics, if you book him for 2 or 3 hours, he might get time for 3 or 4 activities. For large events, he can do 1 or 2 activities such as a magic show plus caricatures, or just a 45-minute show, or strolling magic for a few hours. Caricatures are great for adults as well as children and are a very popular idea. Please click here for more info on party caricatures.
Secure your booking for The Amazing Spaghetti now and turn your event into a special experience for all.
Phone: (610) 717-2986
Dan Freed, The Amazing Spaghetti Magician & Entertainer