Michael Griffin | Escape Artist | Magician | Motivational Speaker

Close-up Magician

(5 Reviews)5.0
Also Performs As: Comedy Cabaret Magician, Other Magic & Illusion Act, Cabaret Magician, Stage Illusionist, Escape Artist, Magic Teacher
Country: United States
Based In: Columbus, Ohio
Performs: Worldwide
From: $750
World-class entertainment that will bring your audience to their feet! As seen on America's Got Talent, 2-time World Magic award-winning Escape Artist Michael Griffin performs audience-interactive Magic Worldwide for Fortune 500 Clients, Celebrities and Private Events.
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This is world-class entertainment; You’ve seen him on America's Got Talent, Penn & Teller, Ripley's Believe It or Not, and Masters of Illusion. He’s the only 2-Time Winner of TV’s World Magic Awards in the same category.
Michael Griffin’s high-energy interactive performance full of laughter and excitement is GUARANTEED to blow your mind by mixing his intensely original magic, mind reading and escapes leaving you in disbelief. DON’T YOU DARE MISS THIS unforgettable show of strange magic, sleight of hand, & up close illusion.
"He was very funny & his magic acts were out of this ...


Michael Griffin spent his formative years in magic and escapology growing up in Lake Arrowhead, California. When he was 5 or 6, he discovered magic in the form of TV shows like Wild Wild West, Green Hornet and cartoons like Superman and Batman. To Griffin, those characters created magic through their exhibition of skillful escapes, death-defyin ...

Reviews     (5 Reviews)

Michael Griffin | Escape Artist | Magician | Motivational Speaker - Comedy Cabaret Magician - Columbus, Ohio Event Location: Cincinnati, OH Event Type: Theater 14th August 2021
"Very, very entertaining. Shocking, thrilling and upbeat!" – Audience Member, Dinner Theater
Reviewed by: Nemi Shultz
Michael Griffin | Escape Artist | Magician | Motivational Speaker - Comedy Cabaret Magician - Columbus, Ohio Event Location: Greenwood, KY Event Type: Theater 16th February 2020
Michael was chosen to headline our Valentines Dinner Theater for 2020. From the time of contact till the closing of the last performance he was a true professional. We had wonderful feedback and all our visitors raved about how much they enjoyed the show! 2 SOLD OUT shows as well! We could not be happier. Thank you Michael!
Reviewed by: Paul Tierney
Michael Griffin | Escape Artist | Magician | Motivational Speaker - Comedy Cabaret Magician - Columbus, Ohio Event Location: Williston, FL Event Type: Fairs and Festivals 14th October 2017
"I stood on stage with Michael Griffin and inspected the needles and the thread before and after. I could not believe he did this, but he did. It was amazing!!" – Debra French Jones, Levy County Fair
Reviewed by: Debra Jones


Featured on America's Got Talent
2x Award Winner: World Magic Awards for best Escape Artist
Performing and setting records in Singapore, Canada, America
Surviving a hangman's noose
Getting 1200 people out of a burning building while still tied up
Helping to catch a murderer while tied up
Changing lives and inspiring people from literally all walks of life and ages

Previous Clients

Almost all top corporations in North America
Almost all state Fairs, hundreds of Festivals

Suitable for

Awards Ceremony Bachelorette / Hen Party Bar / Bat Mitzvah Birthday Party (Adult) Birthday Party (Teen) Casinos Charity / Fundraising Event Christmas Party Club Party Cocktail Party / Drinks Reception Community Event Concerts / Tours Conference / Meeting Corporate Event Cruise Ships Dinner Party Festival / Outdoor Event Graduation Party Grand Opening Party Halloween Party High School Reunion HM Forces/Army/Navy/Military Event Holiday / Theme Parks Hotel Event New Year's Eve Party Nightclub Event Nursing / Care Home Event Private Party Product Launch / Promotion Prom Night Restaurant / Bar / Pub Event Retirement Party School Event Session Work Theaters / Stage Trade Show / Exhibitions University / College Event Virtual Event Wedding Reception

Virtual Services Offer

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Zoom Shows are WAY better than you could’ve ever imagined!

The Award-Winning, Michael Griffin, entertains and engages the audience with his amazing original magic tricks & impossible escapes all tied together with laugh-out-loud fun and jaw-dropping reactions. For corporations, he knows how to deliver a brand's message in an unforgettable way.

Bring your friends, family, and colleagues together at a time when togetherness is desperately needed

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