A little bit about Wisconsin and Illinois
Magician Magic Mark
If you're like most people, you like to have a little background information on the magician, balloon artist, or other variety entertainer that you are inviting into your home, library, or special event. Wisconsin magician Magic Mark has been involved in the entertainment business most of his adult life, including being a magician, balloon twister, and public speaker.
Magic Mark is widely recognized as one of the Midwest's finest family and children's entertainers.He has presented his magic teaching programs at many elementary schools, libraries, scouting events, high interest nights, and theaters, including Cedar Rapids, Iowa's Youtheatre and the Sunset Playhouse in Elm Grove, Wisconsin.
Magic Mark's Birthday Party Showsare sure to bring smiles and laughter to the faces of your child and guests! All of his children's shows are interactive and get the kids involved and excited, at the same time maintaining control.
His Zany Inventor program is a popular library and school show. It targets the elementary school age levels, and introduces the concepts of self-discovery and scientific investigation. Many of the experiments and hands-on activities can be duplicated at home!
Magic Mark spent 6 months as the Resident Magician aboard the Diamond Lady Mississippi Riverboat Casino. Countless restaurants in Wisconsin, Iowa, and Illinois have used Mark's talents, including 13 years heading the magic program at the Chancery restaurants in the Milwaukee area. Mark has spent over 20 years performing in northern Wisconsin's northwoods summer resort area. Many residents recall Mark's daring straitjacket escape while suspended by his ankles 50 feet over the Chain of Lakes in Eagle River, Wisconsin.
Magic Mark is highly respected among his peers in Wisconsin and across the country. He spent seven years as a monthly columnist for the Society of American Magicians' national publication. He has authored several books and programs for his fellow entertainers.
One of Magic Mark's most recent projects was his recently published souvenir magic book, The Blue Book of Magic. Mark both wrote and illustrated this fun book of magic! It's full color throughout, and teaches 15 magic tricks and stunts. Attractively priced at $6.95, Mark offers specially reduced pricing for the books at his shows. The Blue Book of Magicmakes a great "gift bag" item, prize, group gift, or souvenir.
If you are looking for a great entertainer in Wisconsin or Illinois for your child's next birthday, a school event, summer picnic or other special event, you can't miss with Magic Mark. If you have an adult audience, Mark also provides a hilarious banquet program as well as strolling "close up" magic for cocktail parties and other events.