Pick pocket Lee Thompson was seen all over the UK last week Performing his Victorian street Thief act.
On Sat the 4th December Lee presented 4 shows at Europe’s biggest German Market , in Victoria square In Birmingham UK. Birmingham’s Frankfurt Christmas Market has become a huge favourite with both residents and visitors to the city from all over the UK and Europe. It is now the largest outdoor Christmas Market in the country, Birmingham has been twinned with Frankfurt for more than 40 years.
Now in its tenth year, the Frankfurt Christmas Market is the centerpiece of the city’s annual Christmas events calendar.
Birmingham’s own traders offer an entirely different selection of beautiful hand-crafted items at the Christmas fair, created by local artisans, as well as ethnic goods imported from all over the world. Traditional stalls offered the usual array of beautiful handmade toys, Christmas decorations, original jewelery and craft goods as well as a carousel to keep younger visitors entertained.
Visitors can enjoy the delights of German mulled wine (Gluhwein), grilled sausages, vegetarian options, pretzels, German beer, and for those with a sweet tooth, gingerbread, crepes and marzipan sweets.
At the heart of the market in Victoria Square each year is a traditional bandstand where musicians perform every lunchtime and evening. Groups of local carol singers and school children also stage special performances throughout the festive period.
Local performer Lee Thompson’s Pickpocket act is a favourite for Family audiences and international visitors , Lee can present his Pickpocket show In English, German, Spanish, French, Japanese and still remains the UK’s ONLY pickpocket head hunted and hired by Cirque du Soleil.
Also business partner Rags the clown was booked to mix and mingle performing impromptu comedy magic and balloons through out the day specializing with smaller children with the hugely favourite Rags fun time singalong where Rags takes the children on a fun imaginary journey with comedy fun songs, puppets and Maketon sign language and physical interaction great fun to keep you entertained for the whole weekend.
Visit Lee Thompson and Charley Farley and Rags to see what entertainment they can offer to help make your next event amazing!