When people are standing around at a party, the host sometimes worries that they might be in an uncomfortable situation. A strolling magician ensures that they won’t be. A magician focuses attention on one entertaining thing, and in the process, guests get to know each other. They’ve gone through something together. The magician is considered a strolling or walkaround magician, meaning he walks around and entertains, strolling from one small group to another, entertaining
10 people here, 5 people there, 13 people across the way, 2 people there. Guests who would rather talk are not interrupted.