Definition: Magic that is performed for small groups of people who are standing or sitting nearby. Close-up magic typically uses common household objects such as cards, coins, handkerchiefs and more.
A magician who performs close-up magic is a close-up magician.
Still another variation is restaurant magic, also known as table-hopping, which is "close-up" magic that's performed in restaurants or events where spectators are seated in preparation for or after a meal. Here, the magician walks around a restaurant and performs close-up magic on the tables for patrons.
Examples: While in the office, Ted performed close-up magic with playing cards for a few people in his cubicle.