Ivan Michael: Guinness World Record Holder | Entertainment for VIPs | Sleight of Hand Expert | Comedy Magician

Cabaret Magician

(7 Reviews)5.0
Also Performs As: Close-up Magician, Mentalist / Mind Reader, Other Magic & Illusion Act, Comedy Cabaret Magician, Wedding Magician, Magic Teacher
Country: United States
Based In: New York City, New York
Performs: Worldwide
From: $1000
Amazing Sleight of Hand Expert Ivan Michael will astonish & entertain the guests of your next in-person or virtual event.
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Mingling Entertainment
In the Mingling option everyone gets to witness an amazing sleight of hand stunt up-close & personal. Fantastic tricks creating a brilliant atmosphere which your guests will love. These amazing tricks including Ivan’s Guinness World Record Breaking sleight of hand and impossible mind reading, will leave your guests begging for more.
As a specialist entertainer Ivan is known for his speed and dexterity allowing him to produce more great reactions from more of your guests, faster.
Mind & Manipulation Show
The show is filled with amazing mind reading & sleight of ...


Award winning sleight of hand artist Ivan Michael performs at over 100 special events every year. Enjoyment of an attendees time is Ivan’s #1 focus!
He customizes entertainment using client’s messages to bring humor, fun and motivation to in-person events & virtual events.
Ivan Michael garnered these skills from performing at over 1,000 events since 2003 doing mingling shows, full evening acts and virtual entertainment.
Lady Gaga said “Ivan’s skills are ​crazy​!”, while Uma Thurman said “Ivan’s Show is great!​”. And when Ivan broke the Guinness World Record for t ...

Reviews     (7 Reviews)

Ivan Michael: Guinness World Record Holder | Entertainment for VIPs | Sleight of Hand Expert | Comedy Magician - Cabaret Magician - New York City, New York Event Location: Long Island, NY Event Type: Birthday Party 27th February 2021
It was great having, Ivan ! He did an incredible job entertaining our guests and was the most talked about person at the event. Would highly recommend him for your event. Very professional and a great value to take your party to the next level!
Reviewed by: Zeeshan Mughal
Ivan Michael: Guinness World Record Holder | Entertainment for VIPs | Sleight of Hand Expert | Comedy Magician - Cabaret Magician - New York City, New York Event Location: Long Island, NY Event Type: 40th Birthday Party 13th February 2021
Ivan performed at my boyfriends surprise 40th birthday party and he was the highlight of the night!! From start to finish he was responsive, extremely easy to communicate with, and 100% professional. We were very last minute and Ivan was totally accommodating. Ivan engaged every guest with walk-around tricks and a special show. A great night was had by all - it was filled with lots of laughs, magic tricks, illusions, and memories and experiences that will last a lifetime. Great audience participation to include the crowd. Thanks so much for the wonderful highlight video as well!! If you want to go the extra mile for entertainment - hire Ivan! You will not be disappointed. 5 stars - highly recommended!!!
Reviewed by: Ursula Simicic
Ivan Michael: Guinness World Record Holder | Entertainment for VIPs | Sleight of Hand Expert | Comedy Magician - Cabaret Magician - New York City, New York Event Location: Zoom Event Type: Fund Raiser 30th December 2020
Ivan did a great virtual show for the Coalition for Healthy School Food as a year end fundraiser. He is fun to work with, incredibly generous with his time, and he's a great entertainer!
Reviewed by: Amie Hamlin


Awarded the Tannen's Magic Creative "Dude" Award in Honor of Beloved Magician Marc Nathan Sicher
Broke the Guinness World Record for the Most 1 Handed Playing Card Cuts in 1 Minute

Previous Clients

Past Clients Include:
Dave & Busters, Miller's Ale House, Outback Steakhouse, Big Deal Casino NYC, Mintz & Gold LLP, The International Dyslexia Association, EAC Network, Islandaire LLC, Sharp Management Corporation, Gurwin Jewish Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Coalition for Healthy School Food, North Hills Country Club, TLC Foundation, Uno's Pizzeria, NYC Vegetarian Food Festival, NYC Tattoo Show, and many more

Suitable for

Anniversary Party Awards Ceremony Baby Shower Bachelor / Stag Party Bachelorette / Hen Party Bar / Bat Mitzvah Birthday Party (Adult) Birthday Party (Teen) Bridal Shower Casinos Charity / Fundraising Event Christening Christmas Party Club Party Cocktail Party / Drinks Reception Community Event Concerts / Tours Conference / Meeting Corporate Event Cruise Ships Dinner Party Engagement Party Festival / Outdoor Event Graduation Party Grand Opening Party Halloween Party Hanukkah Celebration High School Reunion HM Forces/Army/Navy/Military Event Holiday / Theme Parks Hotel Event Jewish Wedding New Year's Eve Party Nightclub Event Private Party Product Launch / Promotion Prom Night Quinceañera / Sweet 16 Party Restaurant / Bar / Pub Event Retirement Party School Event Social Club Theaters / Stage Trade Show / Exhibitions University / College Event Virtual Event Wedding Ceremony Wedding Cocktail/Drinks Reception Wedding Reception

Virtual Services Offer

Ivan Michael's Mind & Manipulation Online Show: Guinness Record Breaking Sleight of Hand & Mentalism

It’s a live online experience that happens on your screen, wherever you are. Each show is unique, interactive and lots of fun! We may all be physically separated from one one another these days, but we can still all come together online and enjoy an experience that is truly amazing, full of laughter and virtually incredible!

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