Melbourne Magician, Nick Nicholas walked away with half the gongs awarded at the Australian Convention of Magicians in 2004, winning four of the eight awards handed out at the event. Competition was intense with 300 magicians from around the world taking part.
"This was my first time performing at an Australian Convention and am enamoured to have received this recognition from my peers" Nick Nicholas said.
Original twists to the ancient cups and balls routine, combined with a warming wit, won him.
Nick Nicholas from Melbourne who has been performing professionally worldwide for 20 years received 4 of the 8 awards.
"Best Close-Up Show" and "Best Line" of the Magicians Convention... The comedic variety of his magical performances also got him the prizes of... "Most Entertaining Act ", and he won "Best Moment " with his hilarious appearance as an added Ozzy Osbourne.
Nick Nicholas, who started performing on the Streets of London at 15 calls himself a magic comedian. He is also the best Ozzy Osbourne look-alike ever...
WINNER - Best Comedy Act, The European Championships of Street Magicians in Germany 2009
WINNER - Street Performer of the Year, TREV Awards, Melbourne 2006
WINNER - Comedian of the Year, TREV Awards, Melbourne 2005
WINNER - Best Close-up Show, 2004 Australian Convention of Magicians
WINNER - Best Line, 2004 Australian Convention of Magicians
WINNER - Best Moment, 2004 Australian Convention of Magicians
WINNER - Most Entertaining Act, 2004 Australian Convention of Magicians
WINNER - Pub Comedian of the Year Wellington New Zealand
WINNER - Pub Comedian of the Year Auckland New Zealand
As a corporate comedian and magician
Nick Nicholas can use his unique combination of magic and comedy to make an impact and boost the motivation of your audience leaving your event as an unforgettable experience in their minds.
You'll find yourself laughing at his satirical views and stories of everyday life and guaranteed to howl at his hilarious "one-liners" and topical quips.....
Very, very funny, bring a tissue!
- Salient Magazine
Nick Nicholas is versatile enough to adapt his humour to fit any situation and if you have a particular theme or message for your event, he can adjust his act to suit.
Whether you want to spice up a meeting, create a memorable conference, have a "Slam Dunk awards" presentation, or a hit trade show booth, Nick Nicholas can custom make the perfect solution for you.
Thank you! we have received nothing but praise for the diverse and extremely high quality performances you presented!
- Vancouver Comedy Festival
Even after 8 months people are still talking about him!
- Cambridge Soccer Club
More than a comedian, a one man entertainment event!
- Gulf News
Non stop fun. The audience were clamouring for more
- Roger Clark, Chief Exec, Export Institute of NZ
You won't see a better comedy stage act
- Internet News, Xtra.co.nz
Great stage show, a professional MC, brilliant auctioneer. Nick created the right atmosphere throughout the whole night
- Kim Wallis, GM, NZ Retail Awards
Ingenious as possible
- Time Out, London
Previous seen at
Vancouver Comedy Festival
Montreal’s Juste Pour Rire
Comedy Explosion, Holland
Pulp Comedy TV2, NZ
Melbourne Comedy Festival
Opening Act Dave Dobbyn "Lament for the Numb": NZ Tour
Opening Act "Hello Sailor": New Zealand Tour
Opening Act "An Evening With George Best"
Mountain Rock Music Festival
Perth Royal Show
Auckland Royal Easter Show
Fiji Showase tour
Plus a whole variety of clubs, pubs, army camps, R.S.A's, theatres etc...around the planet.
As a comedian for festivals or one of the funniest support / opening
acts for Rock Bands
From village folk festivals to being the opener for rock bands, Nick Nicholas has conquered a wide variety of venues in his varied career.
Guaranteed to deliver 100%, whether working in a field of mud at Glastonbury, under a swarm of bees in Fiji or in front of a 10,000 strong crowd.
Confidently taking the microphone with his ascorbic razor sharp wit and versatility Nick Nicholas can fend off any surprise obstacles leaving his audience gloriously gob-smacked!
Nick is also a highly successful street performer and is a superb impersonator of Ozzy Osbourne to MC your function or perform a comedy spot.