Javier Jarquin: Card Ninja
Date: 12th October 2019
Location: Studio, Royal Spa Centre
WARNING: This show contains Ninjas, not magic. Card Ninja is a show like nothing you’ve ever seen before!
Riotous fun and a sweep of high-flying card tricks can only mean one thing; Javier Jarquin, otherwise branded as Card Ninja, is back in town. Expect deadly and risky fun as he performs his extreme card-flicking stunts.
Using genuine playing cards, comedian Javier Jarquin dazzles audiences with displays of decks as weapons. Extreme precision, impeccable timing and astonishing speed/distance – you will not believe what you’re seeing.
“Jarquin is seriously talented when it comes to working a crowd… the real aces up his sleeve, however, were his winning, charismatic stage personality, and some genuinely hilarious comedy material” – The Stage
“Brilliantly entertaining performance” – The Edinburgh Reporter
“Excelled at ninja standard card-trickery” – The Evening Standard
“Jarquin is beyond talented… draws the audience in like an industrial magnet” – SG Fringe
“I have never seen such an engaged, reactive and eager audience” – Three Weeks
“In his lethal hands harmless playing cards become ninja stars of spinning destruction” – Broadway Baby
“Who would have thought a man throwing playing cards could be so much fun? Card ninja Jav Jarquin is a fresh, funny and fantastic!” – The Press (NZ)
A clip of the Ninja in action here and as part of Pepsi Max’s Unbelievable series – racking up over a million views online.
Hilarious fun suitable for family audiences aged 6+
Running time 60 minutes