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Marrakech Magic Theater

419 Ofarrell St, San Francisco, CA 94102
+1 415-794-6893
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What an experience

We arrived an hour before the show and Peter greeted us promptly. He entertained us with magic... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2013
Mike C
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Fun for a great mix.

I was planning a trip for four to San Francisco and like many here was scouring Trip Advisor. At... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2013
Maple Shade, New Jersey
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This unforgettable evening begins as you enter into a historic speakeasy. The perfect setting for a remarkable evening of entertainment. Upon entering you will be escorted into the Oasis Lounge where you will witnesses world class sleight-of-hand magic prior to the main performance. A wonderful assortment of drinks and Moroccan appetizers are available for purchase prior to the show. You will then be escorted into our intimate showroom for Jay Alexander‘s unforgettable performance of magic, mentalism, and psychological feats such as human lie detection. This evening of entertainment will lift your spirits and leave a lasting memory. Find out why Bono of U2 called it “Astonishing” and Monty Python’s John Cleese said it was “Wonderful!" You'll witness intriguing feats of mentalism, sleight-of-hand miracles, and throughout, Jay Alexander’s clean comedy will keep you laughing! Get your tickets today!
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“card tricks” (79 reviews)
“peter morrison” (133 reviews)
“pre show” (103 reviews)
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Hours Today: 17:30 - 22:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
419 Ofarrell St, San Francisco, CA 94102
+1 415-794-6893
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Reviewed 1 June 2013 via mobile

We arrived an hour before the show and Peter greeted us promptly. He entertained us with magic tricks while we waited and did the same as others trickled in. Then, when the show was ready to start, he led each group into the theatre individually,...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 1 June 2013

I was planning a trip for four to San Francisco and like many here was scouring Trip Advisor. At the time this show was sitting at #1. I have never been to a magic show and it seemed a little pricey, but I took the...More

1  Thank tallgaloot
morrisonmagic, Owner at Marrakech Magic Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2013

Thank you so much for writing up such a wonderful and through review. I am glad that I made believers out of you and your friends. Magic up close does offer a unique experience even when individuals have seen larger productions magic shows. I am...More

Reviewed 31 May 2013

We went without children and still found the show really entertaining, good value, particularly liked the personal touch of being greeted by the magician at the door and his little card tricks that he went round the bar entertaining the audience with before the show...More

Thank phil-the-badger
Reviewed 29 May 2013

At first, I thought a Magic Show, really? The reviews were so strong, I thought that we should give it a chance. Glad that we did. Some cities are known for comedy shows, some are known for plays and musicals. San Francisco? Well why not...More

2  Thank wbaccus
Reviewed 28 May 2013

I took my 22 year old son. He went for my sake (good boy) but said he was pleasantly surprised at how real the "magic" seemed to be. We puzzled quite a long time about some of the tricks - it created good conversation. Lots...More

Thank Cindy C
Reviewed 26 May 2013

I was visiting San Francisco for 5 days and read some reviews for Peter's show on Tripadvisor before heading out from Scotland. I really can't agree with those who gave him a poor review as I thoroughly enjoyed the night. From the moment we entered...More

Thank 7,09,913
Reviewed 22 May 2013 via mobile

I loved the experience...the preshow service was a bit sketchy. but the show was fun an funny. seats weren't comfy but it all seemed to suit the experience. after the show the lounge upstairs was also lots of fun. if you go with just having...More

Thank rubyha
Reviewed 22 May 2013

It was only due to the excellent rating on Trip Advisor that we attended the Marrakech Magic Theater, and we are so glad that we did! We were a family of six, ranging in ages from 9 to 65 - and the whole family loved...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 16 May 2013

We just turned up and where lucky to get in as the seating is really limited, but the show, food & venue are intimate & fantastic. This event was one of the highlights of our trip to SF. My Wife & I loved it.

1  Thank Les P
Reviewed 16 May 2013

Based on the reviews and on the fact that we love magic, my wife and I decided to go to the show. We could not be happier. The show is excellent but more than that, the magician Peter make you feel happy. We have been...More

1  Thank EdgarSGuatemala
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Can we get group rates and how can I get in touch via email? When I click on Tripadvisor, it does not allow me to send an email
6 January 2017|
Response from morrisonmagic | Property representative |
Just visit our website for contact info.
My husband thinks this isn't in the safest part of town. Where would you suggest we park? And do you think that walking around the area of the theater is safe?
25 May 2016|
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Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
They say there is parking across the street however we took a taxi from the wharf and for the hassle parking and driving it was well worth it, My wife and I went to that area roughly 2 hours early and had cocktail at... More
Marsha V
What ages is this suitable for?
28 April 2016|
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Response from Jo L | Reviewed this property |
I agree with annafw1785NL. I also think that if a child is already into magic tricks, it wouldn't matter their age.