Our Founders

Roddy McGhie

Roddy is a professional close-up magician and creator with big fans among magic's big names. Renowned for his original, off-beat routines and crazy clever gimmicks Roddy has released several of his creations over the past ten years to great critical and commercial success.

Effects such as Flux, Little Door, FrankenDoh, CoinCeption and many more have been worldwide bestsellers and have cemented Roddy’s reputation as one of magic’s true “out of the box” thinkers. Over the years Roddy has consulted for several TV and theatre productions and has also stepped from behind the curtain to perform on Penn & Teller “fool us”.

As well as working regularly as an international close up performer Roddy lectures extensively, sharing his ideas and unique approach to magic with magicians around the world.

Noel Qualter

Noel Qualter, Member of the Inner Magic Circle with Gold Star, is a close up magic performer, digital illusionist, magic consultant for TV/stage and has released several creations to the magic community, including iDeck, Alarmed, BLISS and the instant worldwide sellout, The Fall.

Noel has lectured at The Magic Circle, Magic Castle in Hollywood and at the Blackpool Magic Convention and has performed in 20 countries around the world, including several stints at The Magic Castle.

Noel is 3 x winner of The Magic Circle Originality Award, he won The Magic Circle Cecil Lyle Award and in 2021 he fooled P&T on Fool Us with a method that Penn has described as "one of the greatest methods ever.