Last updated on May 21st, 2019 at 10:30 pm
Many of us have been fascinated with magic during childhood. So even in adulthood, magic is still a fascinating subject.
Well, the performers featured in this article were so fascinated by magic growing up, that they decided to make a career out of it.
Now, they are amazing magicians who entertain audiences from around the world with their dazzling display of mind-boggling tricks, mentalism, and baffling illusions.
Curious to learn more about them? Keep reading.
Quite appropriately called a “Jack-of-all-trades,” Rick Smith Jr. lives up to this moniker through his feat of mentalism, stage shows, and his iconic card throwing trick.
He managed to take the trick to new heights by achieving 3 Guinness World Records – for throwing a playing card the further than anyone ever could.
He appeared live on America’s Got Talent, showcasing a stern and confident personality that was bound to win the audience’s heart.
Ever since, Rick has made appearances on The Tonight Show, The Ellen DeGeneres Show where he makes the audience members rub their eyes in disbelief as he performs mesmerizing card tricks. They can’t believe it!
Rick’s act isn’t based on magic alone. He carefully combines it with humor and a dose of motivational speaking which grants him the public’s undivided attention.
Whenever you hear stories about amazing magicians, you always expect top hats and the usual hocus-pocus which is usually associated with them. However, nobody expects to see magic tricks done with a Rubik’s cube, of all things.
Well, that’s Steven’s routine, in a nutshell! During his unique performances, he entertains audiences with his amazing skills of manipulating Rubik’s cube. Steven gained international fame thanks to a YouTube video showing him solve a cube in 20 seconds.
The icing on the cake was when Steven solved the cube again in just 1 second – while holding it behind his back.
Following his viral performance, Steven went on to make an appearance on America’s Got Talent, where he won the judges with his close-up performances involving a mixture of cards and Rubik’s cube tricks.
Since then, Steven has continued to make a name for himself in the industry by performing shows at corporate events and private parties.
If you decide to book Steven for an event, the attendees will love his unique brand of magic, which includes a bit of humor, the wow factor and loads of awesome tricks for everyone to enjoy.
3. Mat Franco
Mat’s experience with magic goes all the way into his childhood when he first saw amazing magicians perform on television. This quickly hooked him. Since that moment, Mat made it a priority to learn and master magic.
He first started as an amateur magician, during his high-school days, and it quickly became apparent that Mat could make so much more out of it rather than a simple hobby.
In 2014, he entered NBC’s America’s Got Talent competition, where he showcased his skills in front of millions of viewers.
Soon after competing against many other talented performers, Mat became the first magician to win 1st place on AGT.
Thanks to his deep passion for magic, Mat managed to develop a style of his own which blends comedy with magic and allows him to deliver an interactive show that feels fresh and spontaneous.
John van der Put performs as Piff the Magic Dragon. Piff has a very dry sense of humor that remains corporate friendly from start to finish. He makes reference to his more famous brother whom he names as Bob. Hailing from the UK, he now resides in Las Vegas with his magic performing Chihuahua, who is affectionately named Mr. Piffles. Piff has appeared on America’s Got Talent and Penn & Teller: Fool us.
5. Dana Daniels
Dana Daniels has been a corporate magician for several years. He appears with his sidekick, Luigi, the psychic parrot. His routine is recognized as one of the best magic comedy acts today. Dana has appeared on Masters of Illusion, Stand Up Live and Evening at the Improv to name a few. He and Luigi have also won several prestigious awards including the Jimmy Durante Comedy award and Comedy Magician of the Year.
Puck is a combination comedy magician and hypnotist from Florida but is a native New Yorker. Puck’s act is divided into two parts; comedy magic and comedy hypnosis. His original routine with Hoppy the parrot took him all over the world and won him a prestigious 1st place at the World Magic Summit in Washington, DC. He was also a semi-finalist on season 7 of America’s Got Talent and he is regular on Monday Night Magic.
7. Bill Arnold
Bill Arnold is a celebrated comedian, comic magician, and emcee based out of Minneapolis. He has performed from New York to London and were the co-writer and co-star of Triple Espresso. Bill entertained audiences for seventeen years as Buzz Maxwell in the “highly caffeinated comedy”. Bill is available for corporate events, keynote speaking, fundraising, and corporate theater. The corporate show is a great way to engage employees by bringing them into the act and sending them off with a powerful message.
8. Justin Flom
Justin Flom is both a musician and a magician. Break-dancing animals and hilarious musical remakes are just a few tricks up Justin’s sleeve. He has visited The Ellen Degeneres Show and boasted over 5 million views on YouTube. He has appeared on MTV and the Today Show. Justin has performed all over the world and was a winner of The Peoples Choice Award at the International Magic Fest in Malaysia.
9. Jason Michaels
Jason Michaels is a premier corporate entertainer and of of the clean corporate magicians who has performed for Walmart, FedEx and Bank of America, just to name a few. He has also entertained college audiences and taken his act to cruise lines. Jason is a comedic and skilled illusionist. His humor and brilliance will leave the most sophisticated audiences enlivened and inspired.
10. Adam Trent
Adam Trent is electrifying audiences with energy and wonder. Trent’s energetic performances combine music, magic, and comedy into one innovative show. Factor in his charismatic stage presence and talent for working the crowd – Trent is a star on any stage. Adam Trent is A Small Venue Entertainer of the Year winner and the highest rated live entertainer for both Celebrity and Disney Cruise Lines. He has performed for such companies as State Farm, Time Warner Cable, McDonald’s, American Airlines, and many others. Adam sincerely believes that magic should be humorous and entertaining. GP4T magazine wrote, “Adam Trent is best described as Justin Timberlake meets David Copperfield”. All ages will enjoy Adams good, clean, comedic approach to magic.
Amazing Magicians and Many More Performers
The magicians featured in this article don’t just rely on smoke and mirrors. They are incredibly talented performers with a knack for getting the best reactions out of their audience.
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