Curtis The Mentalist has some fun with Shane Konicki of KWCH 12 News during one of several “Where’s Shane?” segments. These segments are a part of a local program that features fun, new, and exciting events and locations where things are happening around Wichita. Here Curtis demonstrates to Shane his ability to figure out the PIN of someone’s mobile phone.
How To Have The Best Company Event Wow factor. It’s what everyone is looking for when it comes to entertainment for their events. But does the level of wow factor correspond directly with the level of the budget? Far too many companies fail to realize that quality entertainment doesn’t have to be expensive. At the same time, the phrase “you … Read More
It is common for many people who are looking to hire some amazing entertainment for their events to immediately think of searching for and hiring a magician; those dazzling men and women seen all over TV and YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and other social media platforms who have jaws dropping with their fast-paced card tricks, floating pencils, and other various … Read More
I started in the entertainment business over 30 years ago, and still today I occasionally get this phrase from someone who is holding an event and needs entertainment, an MC, speaker, etc. [TRANSLATION: “We have no money but are hoping that you are just desperate or eager enough to come and work for free (and you must be because we’ve … Read More
Large corporations discovered a long time ago that creative and talented magicians, mentalists, and illusionists are very good at coming up with clever and entertaining ways to promote products, brands, and services. They have employed them as pitchmen (and women) at their trade shows, expos, conventions, and other corporate functions with great success. In the video below, I recently featured … Read More
What Is A Mentalist? All of these feats are accomplished through some combination of trickery, theatrics, psychological manipulation, and more. Mentalists who behave honestly from an ethical standpoint readily admit that what they do involves trickery and is for entertainment purposes only, while others exploit the plausibility that these demonstrations offer (not to mention the willingness of so many who … Read More
So the burden of putting together the company Holiday or Christmas party has suddenly fallen upon you. You’ve been given few resources, a limited budget, and–worst of all–very little time to put it all together, and it still BETTER BE GOOD! Take comfort in the fact that you’re not alone. I know it actually ISN’T that comforting, but it really … Read More
What Is A Mentalist? Millions have seen the hit television show played by the handsome actor Simon Baker, however almost anywhere you go these days it seems the majority of people still have no idea what a “mentalist” actually is. Mentalists are first and foremost nothing more than entertainers; performers who entertain audiences with “demonstrations” of what is ostensibly feats … Read More