About

Considered to be one of the most exciting talents to have emerged from the magic industry, Richard Essien also known as Magical Bones, has been entertaining audiences across the globe for over 10 years.

Starting out his career as a professional hip-hop dancer, he was given the nickname ‘Bones’ because of his hard-hitting dance style.

An exceptionally skilled break-dancer and a gifted showman, Bones has gone on to establish himself as one of the most respected and prominent figures within the UK hip-hop scene.
He has also worked with some of the biggest names in the music industry including Madonna, Alicia Keys and Plan B, and is the featured dancer in the music video of Mint Royals’ No. 1 smash hit single, ‘Singing In the Rain’.

Now focusing primarily as a magician, Bones is the star of the TV magic series, Around the World in 80 Tricks, which is being shown to over 60 million homes globally. He regularly tours the globe with the hit West-end Magic show, IMPOSSIBLE,  and was also was selected as the closing act of the prestigious BBC1’s Bafta  TV Awards.