"The modern voice of classic magic

Rafael Scholten (1993) is an enthusiastic and enchanting performer. He has developed a style that is both modern and classic. Not for nothing, Rafael has won several international awards over the years, including at the prestigious Circus Festival of Monte-Carlo.

  • The Jury Prize and "Prix Special club Amici del Circo", International Circus Festival of Monte Carlo, MC

  • Audience Award in Winter Circus Martin Hanson, NL

  • 2x Dutch Champion Magic, NL

  • Junior Master of Magic Award, NL

  • 2nd European Hans Clock Trophy, NL

  • Preis des variety Neues Theater, European Youth Circus, the

From an early age, Rafael has been preoccupied with various performing arts including circus, theatre and acting. He fell under the spell of magic when he was given a book of magic at the age of 10. It quickly became clear to him that he wanted to make magic his career. After graduating from secondary school, he devoted all of his time to becoming a successful magician. Besides refining his techniques and his very own style of performing, Rafael has been taking acting classes and dance classes. Much has been said about him but actually no words are needed, the advice :

Go and see it, experience it and let yourself be amazed.


Tv Show:

French TV2 and TV5Monde "Le Plus Grand Cabaret du Monde"

Live TV talk show HLF8 - SBS6
Dave's Winter Variété, RTV Rijnmond
Swiss Talk Show "Stammtisch - TVO
Swiss national TV "City, Country, Talent" 2023 - SRF1

Circus and variety performances in Europe:

"A Circus Symphony" KKL Lucerne Concert Show, CH 2022

Dave's Winter Variety, NL 2020

Clowns & Calories Dinner variety, CH 2019/2020

Clowns & Calories Dinner variety, CH 2018/2019
UNIKAT das Weihnachts Variété, CH

Winter show Deutsch National Circus Carl Busch, DE
Circus cascade at the Utrecht Municipal Theatre, NL
A season with travelling Circus/Variety Fantasia, UK
Circus Barum Christmas Show, DE
Winter Circus Martin Hanson theatre tour, NL
Varieté des Neues Theater Frankfurt, DE
“This is Rotterdam” Dinner Show HAL 4, NL
Casablanca Variety Amsterdam Christmas Show, NL
Guest act in Christian Farla’s show, NL


Festival Internatinale du Cirque de Monte-Carlo, MC
European youth circus festival, DE
Feux de la Rampe, Variety festival, FR

Galas and events in Europe for:

Variété Foundation Netherlands, NL Lions club Cote D'azur, FR
Le Meridiën Hotel Monte-Carlo, MC
Show for Siemens, Bosch and Neff, NL
Kees Janssen Theatre Productions, NL
Royal Netherlands Air Force, IPC Flight Dinner, NL
Magicians Convention Dynamite Day Gala, NL
EJC Juggling Convention gala, NL
Muac Productions, SS Rotterdam, NL
Roateryclub international gala’s, NL
Enterpreneurs Gala North Holland, NL
Geni d’Or Magic Gala, Barcelona, SP
Roateryclub international gala’s, NL
Master of magic, IT
Lary D ór show, FR
Bruxelles Burlesque Festival, BE
Magica festival council Almelo, NL

Magic Consultant for:

Topkapi Films BV - Kidnep (maps expert)

Topkapi Films BV - The Secret (Div. magic effects and hand model)

Tall Tales company - Square 2.1 (disappear illusion design)

Clowns&Calories - Act development

Tappan BV - Hand model