NYC Mayor Officially Proclaims Today As “Chamber Magic Day”

5000th Mayor Proclamation

Tonight marks my 5000th performance of Chamber Magic, and I’m not the only one thrilled to celebrate. The NYC Mayor’s Office issued a proclamation that today, October 6, 2017, is officially “CHAMBER MAGIC DAY” in the City of New York. Thanks Mayor Bill de Blasio!   Here is the text of the mayoral proclamation: OFFICE OF THE […]

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Sixteen years ago, I launched Chamber Magic in a private suite in New York’s legendary Waldorf Astoria hotel. More than 500,000 guests have attended from around the world, and the show is regularly sold-out months in advance. TripAdvisor ranks Chamber Magic as one of the top ten theatrical shows in New York, including all of Broadway. […]

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Luxury Listings Magazine – Feature Story


Now you see him A view of the Waldorf Astoria’s transformation as seen through the eyes of its resident magician by ISABEL SCHWAB On a recent Saturday night at the Waldorf Astoria, a crowd of dressed-up New Yorkers and tourists watch in amazement as a man attempts increasingly daring tricks. From a single teapot, magician […]

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Chamber Magic Luxury Playing Cards: Tycoons


My latest project is finally complete! After a year of planning, I’m proud to announce the release of my new ultra-luxury deck of playing cards. Think Federer’s tennis racket, Baryshnikov’s dance slippers, Perlman’s violin. For a close-up magician like me, an essential tool of the trade is a good deck of cards—and none measured up. […]

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Magician to the Rich


Steve Cohen knows lots of neat tricks, like how to get hired by people with deep pockets. On a recent night at the Waldorf Towers Hotel in Manhattan Steve Cohen was casting a spell over the room. Primped up in a tux and horn-rim glasses, Cohen, 37, sidled up to a few people and asked […]

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