Lanternists

If you are interested in arranging a lantern show, search our list of active lanternists to see if there is a suitable performer near you.

Many members of the Magic Lantern Society regularly use original equipment and slides to present lantern shows to clubs, organisations, Universities and special interest groups, as well as at our own Society meetings.

East Anglia

David Cozens – Cambridgeshire

Andrew Gill – performing anywhere in U.K.

The Time Machine  (Richard and Jan Rigby) – performing anywhere in East Anglia

John Robinson – Essex and East Anglia

Midlands England

David Bayley – Worcestershire

Andrew Gill – performing anywhere in U.K.

Mirror Mirror  (Claire Cooke) – performing anywhere in Midlands England

Peter Spencer – Birmingham and West Midlands

Kevin Varty – Northamptonshire and Bedfordshire

Northern England

Andrew Gill – performing anywhere in U.K.

The Magic Lantern Man  (Robin Lidster) – Yorkshire and the North East

South East England

Trevor Beattie – Brighton, Hove and South Sussex

Stephen Beaumont – Surrey, parts of Bucks., Berks. and Greater London

Alan Brindle – Hampshire and south of England

John and Thelma Burgess – West Kent and East Sussex

Aileen Butler – London

A Touch of Glass  (Gordon Casbeard and Tony Brown) – Buckinghamshire and surrounding counties

Andrew Gill – performing anywhere in U.K.

Pepper's Ghost  (Allan and Irene Marriott) – East Sussex but no distance is too far

Mirror Mirror  (Claire Cooke) – performing anywhere in South East England

South West England

David Bayley – Gloucestershire

Andrew Gill – performing anywhere in U.K.

The Travelling Light Magic Lantern Company  (Keith and Jennifer Utteridge) – performing anywhere in South West England

Wales

Andrew Gill – performing anywhere in U.K.

David Shankland – Cardiff area