Best Magic Shows (in America) 2023!
Hiding in the back streets all across America are magicians you have never heard of. Are they good? Of course they are! They just don't have the massive marketing budgets as the big names. So instead of building a marketing team, these magicians have built small intimate illusion shows. You don't necessarily even have to leave your state or take a cross trip across the country, these are the Best Magic Shows to see in America. (Shows are listed alphabetically by state....)
Best Florida Magic Shows - Orlando
Four Seasons Resort Orlando at WALT DISNEY WORLD® Resort
10100 Dream Tree Blvd
Orlando, FL 32836
Tuesdays and Thursdays
Laugh with wonder and marvel in astonishment with renowned magician Kostya Kimlat at 52! A Magic Show of Infinite Impossibilities, presented exclusively at Four Seasons Resort Orlando at WALT DISNEY WORLD® Resort. Kostya will astound you and your loved ones in this elegant parlor-style performance, where no two shows are alike. YOU, the audience, select which tricks he’ll perform each night. The mystery will keep you and your guests on the edges of your seats—and the magician on his toes! CHECK show availability here.
9067 International Dr, Orlando
9067 International Dr
Orlando, FL 32819
With his unique blend of comedy, magic, impressions, outrageous characters, and hysterical audience participation, Tony Brent keeps his theater full five nights a week with audiences laughing. This family magic show will have you not only amazed at the magic but probably up on stage laughing with him (or at him!)
Best Georgia Magic Shows - Atlanta
267 Marietta St NW, Atlanta
267 Marietta St NW
Atlanta, GA 30313
Magician Peter Morrison presents an evening of classical magic and clean comedy at his Atlanta Magic Theater. This 84 seat theater offers great views to all who experience Peter's sleight-of-hand and mentalism feats. Check out the classic elegance and magical abilities of Peter's performance.
Fairmount Kea Lani, Wailea, Maui
4100 Wailea Alanui Dr
Wailea HI 96753
Spice up your vacation to Maui with The Magical Mystery Show!, which is conjuring up the world’s best magical entertainers at the best hotels around the world. Step into an elegant, intimate setting and be transported back in time to the Victorian era, when traveling parlour magicians were the kings of entertainment. Prepare to be stunned as miracles happen just feet away! Seating is limited, providing for a thrilling, close-up, and magical experience, with all the laughter and joy of a bygone era. Childlike wonder will be evoked, created by miraculous feats of prestidigitation, as the lines between fantasy and reality become blurred. Perhaps you will be chosen from the audience to participate, sharing with the audience the thrill of making magic! Visit the site for ticket availability.
Mauna Lani Dr, Waimea, Big Island
Mauna Lani Dr
Waimea HI 96743
Kozak's Tiki Palace shares a space with his hip art gallery on the beautiful island of Hawaii. Kozak has performed all over the world to large audiences but now delights audiences on a weekly basis in his intimate island-inspired theater. His comedy is edgy and magic strong and Kozak will create a wonderful island inspired evening.
900 Front St A202, Lahaina, Maui
900 Front St A202
Lahaina, HI 96761
Founder Warren Gibson has performed and run Warren & Annabelle's 78-seat theater and restaurant in Maui since 1999. Known for its long history of magic and comedy, this multi-million dollar venue offers dinner, cocktails, a magical playing piano, and close-up magic. Much of this intimate magic happens right in the spectators' hands and often with their own possessions. Warren also features three visiting performers multiple times a year.
Best Illinois Magic Shows
5050 N Clark St, Chicago
5050 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60640
The Chicago Magic Lounge is a unique drinking and entertainment venue with two theaters seating 120 and 43. Guests enter through a secret door to a laundromat (?!) and will have multiple magicians perform behind the bar and at the two theaters. The Lounge also serves bar snacks and did we mention, magical bar drinks too.
17 E Monroe St, Chicago
17 E Monroe St
Chicago, IL 60603
High-end Palmer House Hotel resident magician Dennis Watkins mystifies audiences with his adept magical background in theater and prestidigitation. Every weekend 44 special guests per show will be entertained in an intimate and dazzling manner of classic magic and mind reading. Enjoy his Magic Parlour Chicago show and keep the magic going afterward in beautiful downtown Chicago.
204 Hill St, Galena
204 Hill St
Galena, IL 61036
After running a successful magic show in Chicago for years, P.T. is now in his 6th season of his show P.T. Murphy Magic Theatre in Galena. This retro theater houses 24 special seats while this enchanting wizard transports you on a 65-minute magical journey. Keeping in the tradition of other great P.T.'s, this showman will leave you dazzled and enchanted.
Best Magic Shows Indianapolis - Indiana
120 W Market St, Indianapolis
120 W Market St
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Are you ready to be MindTripped? You may not know you are but you'll love it regardless. The MindTripping Show is a collaboration between husband and wife team Christian and Katalina. Recipients of the prestigious Milbourne Christopher award in Mentalism, this couple turns the normally stodgy branch of magic into a hilarious evening of mind-blowing effects. At the end of your night you may not know what happened, but you will definitely know you had a great time experiencing the best magic show in Indianapolis.
Best Massachusetts Magic Shows - Boston
60 School St, Boston
60 School St
Boston, MA 02108
Paul Gertner brings his show "Miracles & Other Deceptions" to Boston at the classic downtown Omni Parker House on Friday nights. Miracles & Other Deceptions is a 75-minute program of innovative theatrical sleight-of-hand magic. The show is performed for a small exclusive audience of 30 people and the magic happens close-up, right before your eyes. At each show premium VIP "At the Table" seats will give 10 lucky people an interactive opportunity to become part of the show (if they choose) giving them a front row seat for a once in a lifetime magic experience.
18 Brattle St #352, Cambridge
18 Brattle St #352
Cambridge, MA 02138
Welcome to Boston's longest running magic and comedy nightclub right smack in the middle of Harvard Square. Now in its 22nd year, the Mystery Lounge has a constantly changing lineup of comedians and magicians to delight you.
Best Missouri Magic Shows - Branson
645 MO-165, Branson
Branson, MO 65616
In Branson's Famous Theatre, Reza presents his new show called Edge of Illusion four nights a week. This is a play-big show on a huge stage with booming music, great lights, multiple assistants, large illusions, and obligatory smoke and wind machines. More than trying to figure out how his hair stays perfect, Reza presents a fast-paced and exciting show.
1 Andy Williams Boulevard, Branson
1 Andy Williams Boulevard
Branson, MO 656166
Rick Thomas presents his large stage show direct from Las Vegas. Known for his high-energy, captivating illusions, and use of large tigers, illusionist Rick Thomas is considered one of the best from Vegas. From numerous television appearances to world tours, hundreds of ocean cruises, Rick Thomas will delight you with his entertaining grand illusions.