Neil Kelso is an experienced character actor, musician and variety artist. Neil originally trained in Juggling with Arcadii Poupon at L’Ecole de Cirque de Bruxelles. He holds Grade 8 and Performers Diploma in Piano, having trained with several world-renowned Pianists. As a soloist, Neil won the Philip Reder Trophy for Grade 8+ Classical Recital at the Portsmouth International Music Festival, and as an accompanist he was awarded the Margaret Jewell Diamond Jubilee Prize for Accompanying. Member of The Magic Circle, and holding a BSc Honours degree in International Management, Neil performs internationally as a bilingual (English and French) Cabaret Artist, Compere and Keynote Speaker. Neil also works as a Magic Consultant to large-scale theatre productions. Neil’s book “Astonishing!” is available on Amazon, the cast recording of “These Trees Are Made of Blood” featuring Neil is available on iTunes, and “The House of Q” the cabaret collective Neil co-founded present regular shows in London and perform internationally.