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“Why Hiring a Cheaper Entertainer is Not Always a Good Idea”

The entertainment industry is an exciting place. I have worked for over 30 years as a comedy magician, and in those years, I have discovered the diversity and uniqueness of every audience I’ve performed for. I have learned that what entertains one audience may completely put-off another.  And to ensure every audience leaves my event thoroughly entertained, I have mastered the art of “reading” an audience within about 5 minutes of starting the show.  Reading my audience ...
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“The Case for a Comedy Performer Who Works Clean”

As a veteran comedy performer—specifically a comedy magician—who has performed at the gamut of venues over the course of almost four decades, I’ve found that working “clean” is just good business.  It has nothing to do with being politically correct or even coming from a moralistic viewpoint.  It essentially boils down to one thing: if you offend your audience, you’re not going to be invited back and it could hurt your chances for future work due to ...
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“The Top 5 Reasons To Book A Magician for Your Party or Event”

A magician is simply a good choice of entertainment for any type of event. There. I said it. Keep reading and I’ll tell you why.  There are a lot of options for entertainment out there.  From solo musical performers, to bands and other variety acts like ventriloquists, you have a lot of choices today. And they can all be found online. The days of using the small talent agency are largely over.  Some agencies still exist but ...
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Corporate Magician

“5 Way to Use a Corporate Magician for Your Company Events”

Ok, so this article may be a bit self-serving about hiring a corporate magician for your company events, but bear with me for a bit. I’ll actually show you not only five ways to use a corporate magician but also why hiring a magician is the best bet for your corporate entertainment needs. Aside from the fact that magic is actually the second oldest profession (if you don’t know the first, simply Google it. 🙂 ), it’s ...
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Choosing a Magician or Entertainer

“5 Things To Look For When Choosing a Magician or Entertainer for Your Event”

The days of going through a talent agency to get a magician or entertainer for your event are long over.  Today most event planners and talent bookers find entertainers for their events by doing research online.  Although there are online talent websites where you can choose from a variety of entertainers, you still need to screen performers for your event even when booking on these websites. Whether your party or function is a corporate banquet, street festival ...
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