|2012 Convention Update – GREAT Performers
HAVE WE GOT A SHOW FOR YOU!
Several shows, in fact, with outstanding performers from around the world. Their creds are top-notch. You want want to miss a one! Register for TAOM 2012 on Labor Day Weekend at www.taom2012.com
MICHAEL WEBER | California
Michael Weber may just as well be one of the most influential thinkers in the magical arts today. His work has influenced thousands and continues to grow year after year. He’s an accomplished magician, mentalist, speaker for Fortune 500’s, and a film/television consultant with business partner and long-time friend, Ricky Jay.
BEN JACKSON | Texas
Ben Jackson is quickly becoming the go-to choice for event planners around the country as a two-time international champion of magic. Whether it’s demonstrating elegant sleight-of-hand at private parties or keeping audiences captivated as the master of ceremonies, Ben brings his fresh and creative approach to make any event unforgettable.
CHARLIE FRYE | Las Vegas
For the last twenty-odd years (some odder than others), Charlie and his wife Sherry have been delighting audiences worldwide with their singular blend of silent comedy, magic, juggling, slapstick, and acrobatics. Charlie is often compared to classic comedians such as Charlie Chaplin, Buster Keaton, Stan Laurel and Dick Van Dyke.
CHAD LONG | Florida
A multiple award winner and all-around ‘cheesy’ guy, Chad Long takes a few days out of his busy corporate schedule to remind us what it feels like to be a layman again. His newly released effect “FLASH” has been a SELL OUT at conventions around the U.S. and shows us just how creative and unique Chad Long actually is. Come and find out why people around the world are saying, “Chad Long is so street”.
JAY SANKEY | Canada
Jay Sankey is a true magician’s magician and is widely considered to be one of the most original thinkers and finest magic teachers alive today. He is also one of the most prolific magic creators on the planet. While many of his DVD’s have a few dozen original routines to their credit, at last count Jay has created well over 700 original magic effects.
RUDY COBY | California
Entertainment Tonight said, “Rudy Coby’s show is like stepping into an animated comic book.” He plays Labman, a Scienti?c Superhero who claims to be a strange invader from this very planet. His original magic creations have brought him worldwide success with appearances in dozens of different countries and two primetime Fox-TV specials.
DANNY COLE | California
At his young age, Danny Cole has already made a signicant mark in the world of magic. He was twice voted “Stage Magician of the Year” by the members of the Magic Castle and was a guest performer on Lance Burton’s second network special. He has consulted for other magicians and has been a featured in variety theaters around the globe.
CHRIS KORN | California
Globally renowned, Chris Korn has captivated audiences in over 20 foreign countries and in over 100 cities in the States. Since starring in his own series, “MONDO MAGIC,” on A&E, MONDO MAGIC SINGAPORE, & MAGIC ASIA, Chris Korn is recognized by 74 million viewers as one of the most talented and amazing over-all entertainers.
ERIC JONES | Pennsylvania
With several best selling DVDs, a cover of M-U-M magazine and a ton of great unpublished ideas, Eric Jones has lots to offe. He is famous for his interviews on REEL MAGIC and is also known for teaching beginner coin handling on the METAL and AUDIO DVDs which have received international acclaim. Witness some of the smoothest hands in magic.
CHRIS KENNER | Las Vegas
Executive producer for David Copperfield, world-renowned sleight-of-hand artist and creator of magic, Chris Kenner has done it all. Come and listen to Chris speak about what it takes to help organize, produce, and manage what is known by millions to be the best magic show by the best magician in the world, “David Copperfield: Live at the MGM Las Vegas.”
DANI DaORTIZ | Spain
Dani DaOrtiz combines amazing technique, suburb theory and crazy humour to accomplish what can only be described as MIRACLES. At only 30 years of age Dani is known as one of the greatest card workers in the world.
BJ BUENO | Florida
With clients like Kohl’s Department Stores, Scheels, CAT, Turner Classic Movies, and LA Lakers, Bolivar J. Bueno (BJ) is in an elite class of thought leaders. A dynamic young lecturer and creative strategist, BJ Bueno has built a reputation based on his insight and expertise into building brands. Make sure to see his talk, “3 Marketing Tips And A Shuffle”
ASI WIND | New York
Spontaneous and unpredictable, Asi’s performances are a roller-coaster for the mind. Combining a free-spirited playfulness with superb skill and a uniquely creative mind, NYC based corporate mentalist Asi Wind treats each audience to a truly memorable experience. Come and see why Asi has become a favorite of magicians around the world.
MARK MASON | England
Mark has been a full-time pro for over 20 years and has performed his unique brand of magic at every type of event imaginable. From small select groups of celebrities to the Las Vegas Strip, Mark’s magic has been a sure fire winner. Known for his shop, JB Magic, Mark has perfected the art of the pitch, which isn’t hard to do with such powerful magic.