Are you looking for something extraordinary to entertain and inspire your guests? How about a two-time Dutch champion of magic - Rafael Scholten?
In his parlour show, Rafael lets you take a look into his brain, his world where everyone wears a top hat and everything is possible. He makes a peach tree grow and blossom in seconds, and objects from the audience move to an impossible location, maps materialise and your thoughts are no secret. Rafael explains a trick himself... or does he? Central shows are Rafael's speciality. He presents a wonderful act with unique tricks and stories from 5 to 60 minutes in which you will laugh and be amazed.
SBS 6, Heart of the Netherlands : "Raphael is stoneware!"
Stage act THE ROSE
This is a unique stage act of international level. Simple objects like a yellow ball, cards and roses form the basis of this spectacular act. The act ends with a storm of rose leaves that appears out of his hand. This form of magic is called manipulation. It is the purest form of magic and requires years of training. Rafael has received many prizes for this act. A.O. at the Monte-Carlo Circus festival. He also became Dutch champion twice.
Volkskrant : "Rafael has a small-scale magic act with balls, cards, flowers and fire that is so staggering that he holds a big room in his grasp. Scholten has the classic class of Dutch magic icon Fred Kaps and a fine cheeky look in the eyes! "
Stage act TAPDANCE - MAGICIAN
More and more theatre is interwoven in variety and magic acts. Looking for more than just an average magic act, Rafael is working on a theatrical act in which he combines the glamour and class of Hollywood tap dancers like Fred Astair and Gene Kelly with modern magic!
Premiers August 2019 at www.clowns.ch
THE MARVELOUS ORANGETREE ILLUSION
Rafael is one of a few magicians who present this trick at the moment because its very strange to find.