Broadway’s holiday hit is back with more action
Broadway’s popular holiday show, The Illusionists -Live on Broadway, makes its way back to New York City with even more incredible magic. This entertaining, thrill ride features seven of the world’s greatest magicians, who together have broken box records when they made their Broadway debut last year. People just seem to gravitate towards this show and it is easy to see why with the amazing magic, death defying stunts, and mind-blowing wonderment all found in one place. On top of that, three new illusionists join the cast which means even more magic and excitement. Performances begin on Thursday, November 19, 2015 and will be on the Broadway stage until Sunday, January 3, 2016. Tickets for The Illusionists -Live On Broadway are on sale now at ticketmaster.com.
The Illusionists -Live on Broadway Cast
The Unusualist, Raymond Crowe is a world-class magician, physical comedian, trained mime, ventriloquist, inventor, and master of intricate shadow puppetry. His unique spin on magic guarantees belly laughs and gasps of amazement to people of every age.
The Daredevil, Jonathan Goodwin is widely considered one of the most creative, skilled, and frankly crazy stunt performers in the world. He is an accomplished knife thrower, archer, escape artist, fakir, martial artist, free diver, and free climber. Unlike the other performers in the show, Jonathan is not a magician or illusionist but he will leave any audience breathless with his death-defying stunts.
The Trickster, Jeff Hobson is the epitome of glamour and showmanship. Don’t be fooled by his innocent appearance; Jeff has audiences laughing long after the curtain goes down.
The Deceptionist, James More burst on to the scene on “Britain’s Got Talent.” His modern approach to magic involving fast-paced, high-risk illusions, combined with his good looks and charisma, have been witnessed by millions of people around the world.
The Anti-Conjuror, Dan Sperry is described as Marilyn Manson meets David Copperfield, Dan combines the art of magic with the macabre and is one of the top-10 most Googled people, thanks to a legendary “America’s Got Talent” appearance.
The Futurist, Adam Trent, shatters stereotypes and brings a new generation of magic to fans fusing technology illusions, dancing and comedy with classic techniques.
The Manipulator, Yu Ho-Jin is considered a rising superstar in the world of magic; Yu Ho-Jin was named the 2014 “Magician of the Year,” by Academy of Magical Arts and was the first Asian to win the Grand Prix at the Fédération Internationale des Sociétés Magiques, also known as the “Olympics of Magic.”