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berlin
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los angeles
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THIS VARIETY SHOW WILL BE THE TALK OF YOUR EVENT!

Theatrical magic, circus acrobatics & singing!  Your event should be what everyone keeps talking about. You want to make it different than any event you have done before. And only the most unusual special guests can make that happen! Lucky for you, you have found a comedy double act has thrilled audiences worldwide for 15 years. If you have missed them so far, it is time to enter the world of Norvil & Josephine!

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Norvil & Josephine look like the predictable old fashioned couple but just wait. You better prepare for the unexpected. They are unlike any other act on the circuit today. As your comedy double act they will entertain your guests with jaw dropping acts and dazzle with impeccable style.

Get in touch about your enquiry so they can propose a show that will guarantee people will be talking about your event! Different versions can be performed on stage or off. Based in London, they are available for hire worldwide. Here is a selection of the multidisciplinary acts on offer:

Norvil and Josephine have appeared on prominent stages on the West End, throughout the UK, internationally and on live television. Apart from numerous private and corporate entertainment bookings, other past venues include...

INTERNATIONAL

Wintergarten
Berlin
The Magic Castle
Los Angeles
Al Mayassa Theatre
Doha
Istinye Park
Istanbul

UK

City Varieties
Leeds
Festival Theatre
EdinburgH
Eden Project
Cornwall
Corn Exchange Theatre
Newbury

LONDON

Hackney Empire Theatre
The Magic Circle
Koko
National Centre for Circus
Leighton House
Old Billingsgate Market
Grosvenor House
Café du Paris

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MEET THE VARIETY DUO WITH MORE

Each booking of this show is bespoke to fit your time and space requirements. The performance area can be a clear space such as a dance floor or stage.  They have a variety show full of ideas to fit all sorts of situations.

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TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT THE ACTION. . .

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CRITICS AND CLIENT REACTIONS


A beautifully paced and spellbinding act.” 

The Stage

The show just kept getting more and more bewildering!” 
 
Stagetime
(Swiss entertainment magazine)


Very entertaining and most polished! ” 

- Johnny Dennis  
Chairman, Leeds City Varieties "Good Old Days "

"I have had so many positive comments from my colleagues. The show was action-packed, lively, energetic and fun! Everyone thought the act was fabulous!

- E. Sampson  
Montanaro Asset Management

I love this fun-filled personality-driven act... (with its) fresh, unique and entertaining presentation.” 

- Joanie Spina  
MAGIC Magazine

The show was incredible... I had the best view in the house (on stage) for the trick that made Houdini famous. He would have loved it! ” 

- Bob Loomis  
Author of Houdini’s Final Incredible Secret


It's not just a fabulous magic act, it's a fabulous show! ” 

- Brian Miller  
IBM, British Ring no. 25

"The show was the highlight of our event. A perfect mix of magic, humour, glamour, and acrobatic skill make for a great show. I'd happily recommend this duo to anyone.

- M. Kent 
Event Organizer, St. John’s Wood Medical Practice

The feedback from everyone I spoke with after the show was, to put it simply, awesome! Thank you so much, just brilliant! ”  

- Mr. P. Songora 
Private Party

It’s an act that’s different from other UK illusionists. We are very happy we found you! ” 

- L McDonnell  
Business Continuity Institute

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BEHIND THE CURTAIN

“Norvil” 

is 
Christopher 
Howell

Christopher Howell is Norvil

Christopher is from the United States but has spent most of his life in England, Spain and Italy. He studied theatre (Richmond University, London) and classical singing (Accademia Filarmonica, Bologna). 

Theatre and magic being lifelong passions, he creates magical multidisciplinary shows weaving theatre, magic and music together into one. He has appeared on television internationally and collaborated with Punchdrunk and Single Shoe Productions. He is an associate of the International School for Acting and Creativity, and has trained with Jeff McBride and Eugene Burger among others. 

Christopher also supports the charity Breathe Arts Health Research teaching magic as a form of occupational therapy for children with hemiplegia. 

More on christopherhowell.net

“Josephine”

is 
Desireé 
Kongerød

Desireé Kongerød is Josephine

Desireé is from Norway.  She moved to London to study dance at London Contemporary Dance School and Laban Centre. 

She has had a successful career as a circus performer and a contemporary dancer touring throughout Europe, Asia and the States with, amongst others, Yolande Snaith Theatre Dance, S.O.A.P. Dance Theatre Frankfurt, Rui Horta, Robert Tannion and Klaus Obermaier. 

She has gone on to choreograph for dance, circus, theatre, and commercials. Her choreographic credits include San Diego Dance Theatre, Klaus Obermaier’s Apparition, Aurora, Luminous, and commercials for Bacardi Mojito and the British Heart Foundation as well as numerous circus events. 

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CAN THIS SHOW FIT YOUR EVENT ?

Norvil & Josephine is a versatile variety act...  They have delivered shows in many different kinds of venues. Here are some ideas of performance area sizes that can be worked with…

smaller

At least 3 metres wide and 2 metres deep. 

Smaller magic shows can always be done if your space is restricted. You will be able to enjoy most of the show's acts.

LARGER

From 5 metres wide and 4 metres deep. 

The big illusions usually require that size. You will be able to enjoy the full potential of this magic and variety show.

any OTHER size!

Is your space too small, too narrow, too shallow or you are thinking of having the show in your living room or any other space?

Contact us to tailor the show for you.

For these shows you usually will need to provide a sound system and a well-lit performance area. There are lots of tips for that if you need help.

1) Get in touch about your space, venue and plans.
2) You will receive a bespoke technical document with bespoke packages and quotes.
3) Get back in touch with any questions.

Get in touch to receive a technical document with more information.

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