Lee Thompson the UK’s Only Pickpocket Head Hunted and Hired to be Headline Act by world renowned Cirque Du Soleil
Lee’s world Class international Comedy Pick Pocketing act has been performed in front of 1.8 million people over 1000 shows in only 18 months for Cirque du Soliel.
Lee is fantastic to watch live, unbelievable misdirection, perfect timing and engages the audience in a performance with Physical comedy and skill that is second-to-none! This fun high impact stage show takes you into the world of the pickpocket, with Lee as the perfect host.
You won’t lose your money, but may lose sleep trying to figure out how he does it! With a twinkle in his eye and a cheeky grin, your possessions will disappear and reappear when you least expect it!
Your guests will find their items have gone in less than 60 seconds! Incredibly all styles of Watches, Wallets, Belts, Cufflinks,Keys, Glasses, Mobile phones, Pocket Contents and even Neck Ties.
Lee’s professionalism and personality instantly puts his audience at ease, and of course every stolen item is returned to it’s rightful owner, to gasps of astonishment, laughter and disbelief!
Lee Has Pick pocketed members of The Royal Family, US Military, Police, customs and excise, As an expert in the field of Pick Pocketing, Lee has been called upon to give demonstrations and lectures to security companies and staff training systems. Cartier asked Lee to steal jewellery for staff training, and O2 Fraud and Security Events asked Lee to demonstrate his unique skills to their finest officers and investigators.
He has performed in many situations all over the world with 25 years professional performance experience. Lee has an impressive CV under his belt and his ability to “DELIVER” makes him the Worlds greatest Pickpocket. Lee also writes and creates new shows on a regular basis changing his act accordingly to the event or venue. Lee can theme to any era with movie quality costumes.
Lee Thompson’s mixture of humour, skill and pure showmanship is the ideal choice for any event, stage Act or close up, whether a formal dinner or more casual function.
Stage PickPocket Act Available in: English, Japanese and French. Any Theme, at least 5 different show lengths e.g 6 minutes, 10 minutes , 15 minutes, 45 minutes and full theatre show 90 minutes...
What the Media say:
Chris Moyle’s the saviour of Radio One “He’s Bloody Good”... Book Lee Thompson a Real, skilled, Clever, Funny Pickpocket. 100% guaranteed not to stooge or set up a Volunteer and a pleasure to watch.
VARIETY: The Second half of the show is by far the stronger with excellent Pickpocket Lee Thompson.
NEW YORK TIMES: Lee Thompson will steal the tie right off your neck, Many laughs featuring the comic pickpocket Lee Thompson, right out of a vintage English Music hall.
The Wall Street Journal: Pickpocket routine that could have been “Lifted” from an English music hall circa 1910 with startling Virtuosity and winning Verve.