America’s Hottest Illusionist
Jason Bishop has starred in two of his own shows on Broadway, “Straight Up Magic” and “Believe in Magic” both at the New Victory Theater on New York’s
famed 42nd street. He’s been featured on NBC’s Today Show, CW Network’s “Masters of Illusion”, Canada’s popular “Breakfast Television Toronto” and Paris’s legendary “Le Plus Grand Cabaret Du Monde”.
The New York Times said “How did he do that?” and “there’s real elegance and even wit in the precision of his gestures, the agility of each Finger” Bishop’s show features stunning & original state-of-the-art magic. One moment Jason uses usual items to predict audience member’s thoughts and the next he’ll
balance everyday objects in ways that defy gravity. Bishop’s dog Gizmo even makes an appearance in the show in a jaw-dropping piece of magic. With the wit and timing of a professional comedian, each routine is presented in Bishop’s unique style. Additionally, the show is delivered with a modern look, attitude, and soundtrack.
His performance abilities have led Jason from China to Hawaii and Hollywood to New York City, as well as every state in-between and over 30 countries on 6 continents. Some of Jason Bishop’s awards and citations include the key to the city of Lake Charles Louisiana, awarded the honor of a “Kentucky Colonel”, magic’s prestigious “Jack Gwynne Award for Excellence in Presentation” and “Performing Artist of the Year” by the Association for the Promotion of Campus Activities.
Bishop has entertained celebrities like Jordin Sparks, Jennifer Aniston, Hank Azaria, James Spader and Harry Belafonte among others. Jason’s versatile talents have landed him in prestigious venues, including Hollywood’s Magic Castle, the U.S. Naval Academy, LiveNation’s Bamboozle Festival and New York City’s esteemed New Victory Theater to name a few. Currently, Bishop performs in theaters and Performing Arts Centers throughout the United States as well as private corporate events. You can see why he’s called “America’s Hottest Illusionist”.