Rodd Hogg is 'The Irish Magician'.
Rodd Hogg is a full time professional magician and pickpocket, who's internationally acclaimed performances have garnered him a reputation as one of the most respected names in magic.
A household name in his native Northern Ireland, Rodd is one of the most unique and talented performers ever to grace the art of magic. He has blazed his own enchanted trail. His repertoire is as unique as it is legendary. He is in constant demand and is often stopped on the streets of Northern Ireland by adoring admirers of his work.
Rodd is a one-of-a-kind performer. Armed with as little as a deck of cards, he can entertain a small group or a packed theatre. He earns his laughs and his living on stage with card-sharking, street-swindling, and pickpocketing.
Rodd’s TV Show, ‘The Irish Magician’ which aired on SkyTV in 2016, paved the way for him to take his magic all over the world. Rodd has performed in over two dozen countries, both for notable businesses such as Apple, Microsoft, and Google, plus celebrities like Carl Frampton, Jude Bellingham, and Lady Gaga. He is also a favourite amongst premier league footballers, and the corporate elite, who frequently fly him out to places such as Monaco and Barcelona to entertain on their yachts.
Rodd is Northern Ireland’s only professional pickpocket. A unique and mind blowing skill that has to be seen in the flesh to be believed.
Fast on his feet and quick with his wit, his signature is to make you laugh so hard you won’t notice your watch, your wallet, or even your tie missing.
Do not be alarmed, he returns every item that he steals, much to the amazement of all onlookers.
Rodd is also an author and lecturer. His pickpocket skills are in high demand at magic circles throughout the UK and beyond. Since 2022 Rodd has been teaching magicians all over the world the skillset of a lethal pickpocket.
Rodd’s book ‘Stealing a Living’ has been a surefire hit at his lectures. After his lecture at The ‘famous’ Magic Circle in London, he was instantly promoted to Associate of the Inner Magic Circle.
Rodd Hogg is one of those special performers, who can take you on a wonderful journey, a magical journey, not just through the mind, but through the heart.