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Skip the Line: The Gentleman Magician at Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Ticket

Skip the Line: The Gentleman Magician at Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Ticket
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Every weekend, Bruce Glen, The Gentleman Magician presents his Magical Soirées - entrancing evenings of magic and captivating Australian stories - at the five star Sir Stamford at Circular Quay - one of Sydney’s most beautiful historic hotels. .
Know before you go
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 35493P1
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • Glass of sparkling
  • Snacks
  • Live entertainment
  • Entry/Admission - The Gentleman Magician's Magical Soirees
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
Duration
2h
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Not recommended for child aged 12 and under
  • Dress code is smart casual / cocktail dress
  • Your tickets will be held at the theater box office for collection on the day of the performance
  • Seats are assigned by the theater box office and will not be known in advance of the performance date
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Inclusions
  • Glass of sparkling
  • Snacks
  • Live entertainment
  • Entry/Admission - The Gentleman Magician's Magical Soirees
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
Duration
2h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Not recommended for child aged 12 and under
  • Dress code is smart casual / cocktail dress
  • Your tickets will be held at the theater box office for collection on the day of the performance
  • Seats are assigned by the theater box office and will not be known in advance of the performance date
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Travel safe during COVID-19
Last updated: 12 Oct 2021
A note from Skip the Line: The Gentleman Magician at Sir Stamford at Circular Quay Ticket
Maximum of 25 people per show
What you can expect during your visit
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
What you can expect during your visit
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
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4.0
16 reviews
Excellent
9
Very good
2
Average
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Poor
3
Terrible
1

isuspgr
7 contributions
Pretty expensive for an average show
Mar 2021
Pretty expensive for an average show. One trick was flawed with an "oh well". Even I know how he could have covered the mistake
Written 24 June 2021
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Alfreda W
North Sydney, Australia1 contribution
A Sad Disappointment
May 2021
'The Gentleman Magician', variously described in the advertising literature as a 'captivating, entrancing magical soiree' was a huge disappointment. Upon our arrival at the hotel my group of 20 retirement village residents were required to navigate the labyrinth of below stairs laundry/food preparation areas since the hotel lift was inoperative and the only alternative to the stairs was to walk around the side of the hotel in icy outdoor temperatures. We were then directed to a somewhat tired and gloomy room where the light fittings were barely attached to the walls-no evidence of the splendid chandeliers featured in the advertisements. We sat in rows to receive two savoury and one sweet canapes and a glass of 'champagne'. No atmosphere whatsoever. The show itself was as tired as the decor.
The gentleman magician was elegant and courteous but his magic fell well short of baffling wonderment indeed, some of his tricks went awry. As we retraced our way through the laundry labyrinth many of us questioned the $95 price tag for tickets for the show. Personally, I would have preferred to remain in the comfort of my own home enjoying a Netflix night!
Written 2 June 2021
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Roger H
North Turramurra, Australia1 contribution
Underwhelming and disappointing.
May 2021
The show we saw in May 2021 was presented in the Old Ritz Carleton, now named "The Sir Stamford" in a downstairs room. Some other guests had problems with the stairs. This was not the splendid room in the publicity photographs.
Somehow the whole thing was disappointing and didn't live up to its publicity. The promised canapes (3) and the glass of bubbly was served to us sitting in our seats before the show began.
Bruce has a good chatter and the magic, though dated, was almost OK, but for a member of of any Magic Circle to fluff two "forces" in a 2 hour performance is unforgivable. This happened during his presentation to us.
His involvement with two of the members of the audience was well handled.
It bore the hallmarks of a Show which has been going for a very long time and now needs a rethink and revival about what it is actually presenting.
It is poor value for the admission price in its present form.
It should stop advertising that it is number 2 on the Trip advisor "Shows and concerts" as it is actually 11 or 28 depending on where you look on the trip advisor website.
We were underwhelmed and disappointed by our evenings entertainment.
Written 2 June 2021
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Greynomad_10
Sydney, Australia108 contributions
Not worth the Money
May 2021
We booked for the experience of a magic show with Bubbly and canapés beforehand. The event was held in a pokey room down a flight of stairs. Seating was in rows of chairs. Ambience was non existent. Canapés consisted of one prawn dumpling served on a spoon with soy sauce; one pizza , slightly larger than a 50 cent coin and one small tart. The Gentleman (which indeed he is) magician certainly had the patter but the show was underwhelming. The rope trick (using cords) is clever but dated. A couple of tricks were fairly obvious but another couple or so were indeed baffling. I have seen better magicians and tricks at a party for young children. Wish we had gone out for a meal instead. It would have been cheaper than this overpriced show.
Written 31 May 2021
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Gayle H
Ingham, Australia17 contributions
Definately save your money
May 2021
Bruce was a definitely a gentleman and a very kind man. The magic however was extremely old and not at all outstanding or baffling. He talked far far too much and did too little. No trick left you amazed or bewildered. For $95, I would want to be far more entertained and gobsmacked. He started with the equal length rope trick which has been around since Botany Bay was discovered ...one trick didn't work and another was faulty though he was quick enough to glaze over the mistake. I really think your money would be spent far better on a boat cruise or some other activity. I do not say this unkindly, but as one who cannot afford to throw or spend $190 on a night that is so ordinary. I honestly believe $20 for this hour would have been a fair price.
Written 1 May 2021
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
brucegM5830VI
This is the first time I have received such a negative review and I am so sorry you did not enjoy your experience. As with all performing arts reactions can vary considerably - after all, we are all different with different expectations. Though your review differs greatly from almost all the others I have received I absolutely respect your right to your opinion. I wish you well.
Written 2 May 2021
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Ben H
Clovelly, Australia68 contributions
A wonderful baffling evening.
Bruce is an amazing showman, his show really is a lovely step back in time. Baffling magic is interwoven with beautiful storytelling. It is a wonderful evening out, away from the norm.
Written 20 February 2021
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

papalotta
Sydney16 contributions
Unusual, magical and heart warming
Oct 2020
Perfectly located at the Sir Stamford Hotel this show was such a lovely and unusual thing to do.
Starting with Champagne and canapes, we were treated to a charming show of stories, magic and lots of laughs too.
Every trick was woven into a fabulous narrative by Bruce, the Gentleman magician, with a little Sydney history thrown in too. Magical and old worldy, a great night that I highly recommend.

Tip: Book a table in the whisky bar after the show dinner and drinks
Written 9 November 2020
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Luke P
1 contribution
Fun & elegant, haven't said those words during covid much!
Oct 2020 • Couples
Beautiful venue with a wonderfully elegant man in Bruce. It was a lovely evening with amazing magic.
I would highly recommend for anyone to attend one of Bruce's shows for a fun and classy night on the town.
Written 1 November 2020
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

LouBale
Sydney, Australia39 contributions
Keeping the Magic alive
Sep 2020
A fun, up close and personal experience of magic and mind reading. The organisation was good and took into account the COVID requirements ...the room lighting and seating lacked a little atmosphere, but this may have been in part due to these restrictions. Overall it was a fun way to celebrate our wedding anniversary ... keeping the magic alive
Written 14 September 2020
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
brucegM5830VI
Thanks so much for taking the time to post a review. It was a pleasure to share my magic with you on such a special occasion
Written 15 September 2020
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Kathleen J
222327610 contributions
Sydney for locals and visitors alike
Oct 2019
A wonderful evening of magic delivered by this aptly self titled Gentleman Magician.
Bruce entertains with wit, story telling, and the wonders of magic. His show took us ‘away from the everyday’.
If you’re looking for a night out at a show that avoids the queues and the hustle and bustle of seating, with the entertainer on a stage in the distance, give this one a go.
Written 8 September 2020
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
brucegM5830VI
Delighted that you had a magical evening. Thanks so much for your kind comments. May you never cease to wonder ...
Written 9 September 2020
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

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Curious629337
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Fun and unique night out
In the beautiful Stamford hotel this is a unique night out - funny and entertaining. Recommended for couples and gr
Michael H
Michael H
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Great Magic Show
We had the best night with a small audience - caopies and wine. The show itself was really engaging and the magicia
makaba3456
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The Gentleman Magician's Magical Soirees
A truly amazing night of superb storytelling and magic! We would highly recommend seeing this show. A very immersiv
lesMDeanS
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Our magical night
We had a wonderful evening. I took my 13 year old grandson to see the show and it was all smiles. He loves magic, h
natalyd1991
natalyd1991
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Great fun
Beautiful hotel and welcoming with a glass of Champaign. Exceptional show, very elegant and intimate. Loved it!
Annie90s
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Excellent night of bewilderment
Fantastic night being bewildered and enchanted by the world of magic!! Thank you for an excellent evening!
F4859XWantoniom
F4859XWantoniom
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Great show
The Gentleman Magician’s Magical Soirée was a good show, which relied heavily on this magician’s skills rather than
thewhereto
thewhereto
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Night of intrigue
We live in Sydney and continue to be impressed by the range of activities and experiences available. When we found
309bronwyn
309bronwyn
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The Gentleman Magician
Bruce is a fantastic story teller and magician. The evening took you on a journey to a different time and place. We
Tony Z
Tony Z
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Thoroughly Entertaining and Amazing
Not only did he show why he is a worthy member of the Select Magician's Club, when I thought I knew how he did some
becollo
becollo
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Great night out!
A great intimate and mind blowing night out! If your looking for something different, you won’t be disappointed.
Pongina2020
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Brain Teaser
While staying at the unique Sir Stamford hotel we decided to see the resident wizard. It was wonderful to particip
ozziemary1
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Fabulous and fun
My bestie and I loved this show from start to finish. Non stop entertainment for one and a half hours. Terrific sho
Lauchie
Lauchie
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Best show in Town
Bruce is an excellent magician and story teller. Before the show starts you are presented with champagne and canapé
kaswithak
kaswithak
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Absolutely fantastic!
We had a great evening at The Gentleman Magician! Bruce's blend of storytelling and magic was absolutely wonderful,
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