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Upcoming Shows ♦ Be Amazed!

General Information

Please check age limits on shows when buying tickets.
Our venue is 100% ADA compliant.
The theater is available for rental for corporate and other private events.
We seat 60 people in our Lounge.
You can have a private event using your caterer... Dinner & a Show!
We can send our performers to your event/location.
Season Passes/Gift Certificates Available
Guests at our Evening Shows may use our lounge for BYOB,
beginning 90 minutes before and ending 5 minutes before Showtime.

We do not sell food (except for candy and water).
Please arrive at least 15 minutes before Showtime.
Theater doors are locked 15 minutes after the show begins.
Performers Are Subject to Change.
All ticket sales are final.

Family Magic Shows ♦ All Ages Show

Aug -         24            @ 2.00 PM
Sep -                    14  @ 1.00 PM
Oct -   5, 12, 19, 26  @ 1.00 PM
Nov -  9, 16, 23,30   @ 1.00 PM
Dec -   7, 14, 21, 28  @ 1.00 PM

Tom Pesce 10/5
Stephen Bargatze on 11/9

 

 

 

 

A laugh filled and amazing show of magic and comedy geared to audiences of all ages. Featuring a number of Philly's favorite family entertainers like; Mike Miller, Danny Archer, Mike Bonacci, Ari Paul, Mystique, and many more. All shows in the one of a kind venue of the Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater. Show runs for approx. 60-70 minutes.

Aug/Sep shows feature; Mike Bonacci, Mystique, Chris Capehart & Danny Archer

Gino Mozzarella ♦ The Godfather of Magic

August 31st            6:00 PM   ALL SEATS $20
September 21st     8:00 PM
November 16th     6:00 PM & 9:00 PM

All shows ages 13+  BYOB for ages 21 +

 

Gino’s act is part stand-up… part stick- em up!

 

He's on the lam and Wanted for stealing the show. From the mean streets of South Philly, Gino finally quit his criminal ways, and makes an honest dollar by amazing audiences with his killer sleight of hand and razor sharp wit. You’ll die… laughing...

Gino has performed in over 35 countries worldwide, and he's allowed back into most of them. He's thrilled to be back in Philly and working at a classy joint like the Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater. You won't soon forget your evening with the Sicilian Sorcerer. Yougotaproblemwitdat?

Marc Salem ♦ Mind Games Reloaded

August 23rd @ / 8:00PM   13+   BYOB 21+
August 24th @ / 8:00PM   13+   BYOB 21+

 

Marc Salem and Meir Yedid star in Mind Games Reloaded. This special show has been presented sporadically as their busy schedules permit. Every show so far has sold out with many people being turned away. Please book your tickets in advance.

Marc Salem is one of the most sought-after entertainers and lecturers in the world. With sophisticated humor and dramatic impact, he will lead you through the incredible potentials and amazing possibilities of the mind. He can identify people and objects hidden by time and space. He can guide your thoughts and can even feel your emotions. Marc has performed around the world, astounding and entertaining millions. His show Mind Games concluded two extended runs on Broadway to both critical and popular acclaim and he completed five sell-out seasons in London. He has been on hundreds of television shows including two network specials of his own. He is the only mystery performer ever profiled on 60 Minutes with Mike Wallace. His book The Six Keys to Unlock and Empower Your Mind was a best seller, and his audience continues to grow. He is an inventor, critic, psychologist, entertainer, analyst, but cannot dance.

Meir Yedid has given a totally new interpretation to the phrase “sleight of hand.” Disregarding the conventional accessories of the magician, Meir’s nimble hands provide the setting and backdrop for a unique, visual and funny show. His live shows and seminars have literally been seen all over the world in both the largest and smallest nightclubs, hotels and theaters and of course Las Vegas Casinos and even an Off-Broadway show

David Gabbay ♦ Magic with Style

Sept 6 @ / 8:00PM   13+   BYOB 21+
Sept 7 @ / 8:00PM   13+   BYOB 21+

 

Los Angeles magician David Gabbay creates magical moments that will transcend your perception of what magic can look like.

A regular performer at The Magic Castle in Hollywood, David is a top L.A. magician constantly in demand. Performing across the country and on American and French Television, David customizes his entertainment for any event from intimate close-up shows and private parties to product launches and corporate trade shows and more. David will amaze you, and leave a lasting impression when you see his magic up close. This isn't tired cheesy magic but rather astounding magic done with style, to enhance any event and leave you with something that will never be forgotten. See what these celebrities have said;

"David, you fooled me, my wife and my kid..." -Adam Sandler
"That was Amazing." -Olivia Wilde
"Thanks for the performance. Well done." - Robin Leach

WOW ♦ Magic at the Willow Grove Park Mall

September 13 @ 7.30 PM   Ages 10+             all seats $20
September 28 @ 1.00 PM   All Ages Show     all seats $15

 

The owners of the Smoke & Mirrors Magic Theater take their show on the road, when they'll add some WOW to the WOW store!

Danny Archer and Marty Martin will be presenting their one hour show of magic and comedy at the WOW store at the Willow Grove Park Mall. WOW stands for Women of Willow Grove. The Women of Willow Grove provides networking and programs for women to strengthen business, community, and self.

Their three-leaf symbol signifies the three life facets that they consider to be important in broadening themselves and each other. As one grows one’s business, one increases community spirit and involvement, which makes one live one’s personal best! In addition to the magic, they have a wonderful store full of hand crafted items for sale. Please help support this wonderful organization by attending the show or visiting their shop.

Mark Zacharia ♦ Murder, Mystery & Magic

Sep 14 @ / 6:00PM   13+   BYOB 21+
Sep 14 @ / 9:00PM   13+   BYOB 21+

 

"Murder, Mystery and Magic!", a whodunit with a magical twist, is magician Mark Zacharia's original interactive magic show. Everyone is a suspect! In the role of inspector, Mark will use magic in a PG-13 performance to reveal clues as to whodunit! Come prepared to be amazed and amused.

Alan Chamo ♦ M1ND H4CK3R

September 28th @ 6:00PM   13+   BYOB 21+
September 28th @ 9:00PM   13+   BYOB 21+

 

Alan Chamo didn’t come into this world by magic, but he has made his world a magical one!

He was born in Buenos Aires, and at the youthful age of seven, his uncle introduced him to the world of magic. He soon developed his other natural talents: Mentalism, Hypnosis, and music. This valuable experience has helped Alan build an international profile as a mentalist and hypnotist.  Alan has performed in the most watched Spanish-language programs in the U.S (Don Francisco, Despierta América, Lente Loco, República Deportiva among others) His television appearances have made him a permanent and noteworthy celebrity of Latin show business. He has performed for the most diverse audiences throughout the U.S in English, Spanish and Hebrew.

Younger than Merlin, more experienced than Harry Potter and more accessible than Houdini, Alan Chamo captivates and entertains audiences with his unique style, his charm and his vibrant  Alan has won many awards, one of which is the international brotherhood of Magicians competition, held in Hong Kong in 1999. He was the first mentalist also to perform live in “Premio Lo Nuestro”, the most prestigious awards ceremony within the Hispanic community with 50 million viewers. Alan’s success has led him to start producing his own television show which will be aired soon. Today Alan is a favorite headliner of the major cruise lines and corporate clients worldwide.

Tom Pesce ♦ Magic and More!

October 5th @ 6:00 PM  Ages 13 +  BYOB 21 +
October 5th @ 9:00 PM  Ages 13 +  BYOB 21 +

 

Tom Pesce is one of the country’s most sought after corporate and motivational entertainers

Combining his unique brand of fast-paced, high-octane magic with his genuine ability to connect deeply with any audience, Tom has created a visual performance and speaking style that will leave your clients and guests talking about him for years to come. More importantly, he will transform your event into a one-of-a-kind magical spectacle that is tailored exactly to your needs!  

Tom's ability to consistently create new jaw-dropping and hilarious illusions has defined him as one of magic's most creative performers, speakers, and mentalists. From his highly visual and entertaining stage programs to his famous close-up miracles taking place right in the hands of the spectators, Tom's live shows and keynote speaking events are unlike any you've ever seen. Utilizing technology with performance, humor, psychology, choreography, and pure sleight-of-hand skill, Tom will captivate your imagination with what is truly possible.  

Alain Nu The Man Who Knows

Oct 12 @ 6:00 PM  Ages 13 +  BYOB 21 +
Oct 12 @ 9:00 PM  Ages 13 +  BYOB 21 +

 

There are few people who can create the experience that Alain offers. Witness why Alain is considered "the best metal bender in the world" while watching spoons effortlessly bend and twist as if they were given a life of their own. Nu is an author of two acclaimed books about the powers of the mind, and performs regularly for some of the most important world leaders, businesses and charities.  

Highlights 
Starred in FOUR TLC hour-long TV specials, "The Mysterious World Of Alain Nu" 
Authored two acclaimed books about the mind power and discovering real magic (available on Amazon and bookstores).
Performed for both of Barrack Obama's inaugural balls.
Annual show at the International Spy Museum, "The ESP in Espionage"
Headliner at casinos and cruise ships all over the world (including Caesars Palace in Las Vegas and The Norwegian Getaway)

Rafael Benatar ♦ Elegant Magic

October 18th @ 8:00 PM  Ages 13 +  BYOB 21 +
October 19th @ 9:00 PM  Ages 13 +  BYOB 21 +

 

Rafael Benatar was born in Caracas, Venezuela and resides in Madrid, Spain. His performances combine magic, humor and mystery in an elegant and artistic style.

His international reputation has taken him to more than 400 cities of Europe, Asia and America where he has been invited to perform and to lecture for other magicians, in five languages.

A multiple award-winner, he performs in theaters as well as in private and corporate events and is one of the few magicians that appears regularly at all the venues of the world-famous Magic Castle in Hollywood, CA.

David Parr’s ♦ Cabinet of Curiosities

October 26 @ / 6:00PM   13+   BYOB 21+
October 26 @ / 9:00PM   13+   BYOB 21+

 

Join award-winning magician David Parr for a guided tour of his collection of magical curiosities. David has gathered his favorite artifacts and stories to share with you in this 75-minute show of mystery and magic. Every shelf of David Parr’s Cabinet of Curiosities offers an encounter with something weird and wonderful. Each object has a story — some strange, some spooky, some amusing, and all of them amazing.

Which curiosities will be featured in tonight’s show? There’s only one way to find out: pick a numbered tag and that will lead to the next mysterious item on the shelf. It might be a macabre toy from 18th-century France. Or a golden goblet from a dinner party in Renaissance Italy. Or maybe a treasured book from David’s childhood. Some objects look deceptively ordinary — an old deck of playing cards, perhaps, or a spool of silver thread. But in David Parr’s hands, they come alive with magical possibilities… Magic fans will recognize David from his appearance on the hit TV show Penn & Teller: Fool Us. There, his magic was put to the ultimate test in front of the cameras, a live audience of hundreds, millions of TV viewers, and two very savvy Las Vegas magicians. (Spoiler alert…) David fooled them all and not only took home the coveted Fool Us trophy, but also won a guest spot in the duo's live show at the Rio hotel in Las Vegas!  In the hidden world of magicians, David is best known for his theatrical performing style and for his writing and teaching skills. He has published several highly regarded books for magicians, been a technical consultant to theatrical productions, presented at academic conferences, and provided guidance and instruction to magicians at lecture appearances across the United States and Canada. For a decade or so, he was a featured columnist, proofreader, and copy editor for the world’s top magic journal. His thought-provoking writings about the art of magic have also been featured in publications in Germany, France, Australia, Denmark, The Netherlands, and Sweden.

Harrison Greenbaum♦ Adult Only Show

Adult Language and Content for these Shows

November 2 @  6:00PM   18+   BYOB 21+
November 2 @  9:00PM   18+   BYOB 21+

 

“The hardest-working man in comedy” (Time Out NY) and “one of the most unique acts you’ll ever see” (AM New York). Photo by Mike Wartell

As a magician, Harrison was named one of "today's best" by Newsday and tours around the world as one of the stars of The Illusionists: Direct from Broadway, the biggest selling magic show in history. The most requested performer at Monday Night Magic, the longest-running- Off-Broadway magic show in New York, Harrison has also performed at the Magic Castle in Hollywood, the Mystery Lounge in Boston, and was one of only 30 magicians chosen to perform at the International Festival of Magic, Illusion, and the Unusual in Louisville, Kentucky. He is also the proud winner of the Senator Crandall Award for Excellence in Comedy, given out annually at Abbott’s Magic Get-Together in Colon, Michigan. Harrison is a counselor at Tannen’s Magic Camp and has been an advisor to the Society of Young Magicians in Boston and New York for almost a decade.

Harrison’s solo comedy and magic show, Harrison Greenbaum: What Just Happened?, was a sold-out smash at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater and ran Off-Broadway for two months.

Stephen Bargatze ♦ The Tennessee Trickster

Nov 9 @ / 6:00PM   13+   BYOB 21+
Nov 9 @ / 9:00PM   13+   BYOB 21+

 

Stephen Bargatze is a rare talent among entertainers.  His genuine personality endears him to any audience, and he quickly develops a strong, positive relationship with the crowd. No longer merely spectators, audiences find themselves caught up in the comedy and amazement of Stephen’s zany performance. He sticks with direct, simple effects that are easy for the audience to understand. His personal story of overcoming an alcoholic home life as well as a childhood accident that left him with a speech impediment touches men and women on an emotional level.

 

With over 25 years of stage experience with audiences from around the world at theaters, casino showrooms, performing arts centers, cruise ships, and corporate events as well as colleges and high schools.  He's performed throughout the United States, Canada, England, and Australia.

Francis Menotti & Lindsey Noel ♦ "Couple of Magicians"

November 23 @ / 6:00PM   13+   BYOB 21+
November 23 @ / 9:00PM   13+   BYOB 21+

 

Francis Menotti & Lindsey Noel: "Couple of Magicians"

All with a wink, some laughs, and an onslaught of rapid-fire banter, Lindsey Noel and Francis Menotti take their 30 years of stage and magical production experience to read your minds, challenge your reality, and throw you into an adventure in amazement. He was one of the first magicians to fool Penn and Teller on their hit show “Fool Us” and together they worked behind the scenes making all the magic for ABC’s magical crime drama, Deception. Astounding audiences from New York to LA and everywhere in between, this Couple of Magicians present a unique magic experience every time they take the stage.

Ran’D Shine ♦ Real Magic for Real People

November 30th @ 6:00 PM  Ages 13 +  BYOB 21 +
November 30th @ 9:00 PM  Ages 13 +  BYOB 21 +

 

Magician & Comedian Ran’D Shine is known for performing "Real Magic for Real People." In other words no video edits, no actors, just pure mind boggling magic entertainment.

A few of his accomplishments include featured performer, at the South African Arts Festival, perform at two Presidential Inauguration in Washington, DC., One of the few magicians to perform on Gauntanomo Bay Military base and was seen performed on the CW network’s Penn & Teller: Fool Us. and BET network "Man on the Street" segment. And he was named the 2016 and 2019 Association for the Promotion of Campus Activities Magician of the Year. Beyond the stage, Ran'D was the subject in 2015 short film “Three Quarters” by Guggenheim Fellow Kevin Everson and featured in the documentaries “The Art and Soul of Magic: The Stories of African American Magicians” (2004) and “Quiet Masters of Magic” (2018).

As a producer, Ran’D has produced the “Heart & Soul of Magic”, the first magic show in history to feature an all African – American cast of Magicians. Ran'D is also one of the Co Founders and past President of the International Association of Black Magical Artist. An organization dedicated to the preserving the historical cultural legacy and fostering community among magicians of color. As one audience member put it “He is so much more than a magician he’s CHARISMATIC, FUNNY; he is an ENTERTAINER!” He knows you want to see more, and has already read your mind. Come find out how.

Ben Nemzer ♦ Mad Cool Magic

December 7th @ 6:00PM   13+   BYOB 21+
December 7th @ 6:00PM   13+   BYOB 21+

 

Ben was hailed as, “Mad cool bro!” by actor Jayden Smith; Called “AMAZING!…” By Martha Stewart, and was even the personal magic instructor to teenage Nobel Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai.

When Ben isn’t performing around the world, he can regularly be seen performing in his hometown of Manhattan. Currently Ben is one of the stars of the Off-Broadway show Monday Night Magic and can also regularly be seen onstage in Times Square.

Outside of New York, Ben has made quite a name for himself representing the next generation of comedy magic. His modern day approach focuses on audience interaction and purely impossible magic that creates one once in a lifetime moment after another. Ben has been a hit at resorts, casinos, colleges, festivals, and his long list of corporate clients includes AT&T, Shake Shack, Merrill Lynch, and Listerine. He has been seen on Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, Howcast, Netflix, Discovery, Fox Sports, and was featured in the New York Times for his “magical” wedding. He’s also performed many shows at the world famous Hollywood Magic Castle. Through disarming charm, mischievous antics, pick pocketing, sleight of hand, and even mind reading; Ben leaves every audience raving about how much fun it is to do the impossible..

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