Expert Pickpocket

Looking for something truly unique, creative and unusual  to “Wow” your guests?

You’re in the right place to hire a pickpocket!

Perfect for corporate events, Weddings, private parties, community events, and a multitude of other social gatherings. Our acts can be specialised to meet the needs of your clients and can be customised to the desired time frame and space restrictions; Strolling, Atmosphere, & Custom Shows are available, adding colour, class and enrichment to your  event.

Pickpocket for Hire Lee Thompson tradeshow

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 PickPocketing act has been performed in front of 3.8 million people over 1000 shows in only 18 months for Cirque du Soleil alone.

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!

Lee and his team (optinal) mixes and mingles with your guests, his blend of humour, skill and pure showmanship is the ideal choice for any event.

Weather they are seated or standing, performing several intimate performances for small groups of guests around your event, pre dinner or in between courses.

With a twinkle in his eye and a cheeky grin, your possessions will disappear and reappear when you least expect it!

Incredibly your guests will find their items have gone in less than 60 seconds! Wallets, Belts, Cufflinks, Keys, Glasses, Mobile phones, Pocket Contents and even Neck Ties.

Lee’s professionalism and personality instantly puts your guests at ease, and of course every stolen item is returned to it’s rightful owner, to gasps of astonishment, laughter and disbelief!

Pickpocket for hire school for pickpockets

Lee has pickpocketed 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.



“I had no idea you had done that!”

Piers Morgan

ITV Good Morning Britain

“You’ve got ME watch!”

Matt Baker

live on The One Show

“Ha! Ha! Very good, I genuinely didn’t feel that!” 

Joe Crowley

Police 5 (On channel 5)

Ready to get started?

We are available for any event that you have in mind whether it be a Corporate Event, Wedding, Private Party, a Birthday, Special Occasion or even a Family Fun Day. 

Click the red GET IN TOUCH buton and we can tailor make an Elite Entertainment Package to suit your event and your budget.