Magical Minnesota

One magician's life in Minnesota

Twin Cities Magician Entertains in Germany

This comedy magician from Minneapolis did many shows across Germany for 16 days in March.  there was a team of various entertainers from opera singer to musicians and a Hoola Hoop dance artist from Finland.  We did many shows on the streets and on outdoor stages. Also there were performances at YMCA events and churches as well as a few High Schools.

it was very fun to be a part of the variety shows.

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Comedy Minnesota Magician doing a few tricks for people in Germany.

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The flowers were in bloom across Germany

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Sheep enjoy the sunshine in Germany.

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One of my host families – Just wonderful people and both are great cooks!

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On the left Aldi from Albania did many traditional folk dances of Albania and on the right a gentleman who grew up in Turkey but originally from Nebraska was a stilt walker and actor in a unique drama team.Germany 2019 (20)

Presenting magic at a Senior Citizen event in Germany.

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My main interpreter was this wonderful lady from the YMCA

 

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The teens at this event enjoyed Lovely singer from US as well as comedy magic from Minnesota.

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The fun Minnesota Magician entertains at a luncheon in Germany.

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Chris – the Opera Singer on the tour warming up before one of the presentations.

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Magic for teens and college students at the YMCA youth center got them laughing.

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Wonderful Hula Hoop Dancer from Finland brings fun to High School students.

Magic is fun for all events. This Minnesota magician has entertained in Egypt, Taiwan, South Africa, Kenya, England, Mexico and many other countries over the past 25 years.At this point there are several invitations to return and perform again that are being considered.   However most of the magician performances are in Minnesota and the Twin Cities area.

It is fun to hear the laughter and see the smiles.  It is great to be invited back again and again.  More information about this comedy entertainer for banquets and company parties at Magician-Minneapolis.com

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Excelsior Magician Entertains all Ages

The Magician from the Twin Cities recently performed for families at the St. Patrick Day Run in Excelsior.  We had a tent load of people and lots of laughs at the Magic Show.

Excelsior-Lake Minnetonka Chamber of Commerce board member Morgan D. wrote this note about the magic show in Excelsior …

“Great Show! The kids were loving every minute! Thank you!”

Morgan D. Excelsior – Lake Minnetonka Chamber of Commerce

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Magic shows bring laughs and smiles to all ages.  Many of the kids participated in this fun run experience along the cool lake in March.

When you need family entertainment that brings laughs to the adults and the kids check out the following website…

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The audience enjoyed the Amazing Appearing Snowman trick as well as the magical Snow Flake Mystery that this comedy magician presents.  Both of these tricks are original with this magician and he enjoys being unique and original in his magic entertainment.

Your family and friends will have fun with this entertaining magician in Minneapolis.  He has entertained in all fifty states and in almost every town in Minnesota from Brainerd to Bloomington.  He was the top magician at Paul Bunyan Park in Brainerd for 12 years and still brings his comedy to county fairs and festivals throughout Minnesota and Wisconsin.

https://www.excelsior-lakeminnetonkachamber.com/bridgewater-bank-luck-o-the-lake.html

 

 

 

 

 

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Minnesota Magician Entertains in Ukraine

IMG_3602Saxophonist extraordinaire and comedian Slava on left alongside Minneapolis Magician Mr. Norm. To the right is Sasha in purple the comic actor, pick pocket and magician. Mr. Norm performed with these two fun and funny gentleman from Ukraine on his visit there a few months back.

We did 35 family shows in two weeks across the lovely and cool land at schools, community centers, churches and theaters.  I did about 30-405 minutes and these two comic performers did about 20-25 minutes… It was great to entertain alongside these two fun fellows.  In other cities another funny gentleman named Alexey replaces Slava and did the sets.  He was a laugh riot too!

It is fun to see how various audiences responded to the comedy magic shows.  The addition of music, comic skits, dance and pick pocketing by these two really was a splash.

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Mr Norm also taught along side them at a conference for youth leaders with over 140 in attendance.  These were other entertainers and performers who wanted to sharpen their skills and discover new methods and ideas for performance.  Mr. Norm did 3 classes – one on comedy magic, another on Balloon twisting and skits with balloons. and the other on comedy skit writing and development.

Comedy entertainer – Mr Norm was also the keynote speaker for the day long conference and presented an hour and half workshop that motivated and encouraged the guests to strive for creative skills that they can develop.  This magical comedian also shared many of his ideas on comedy writing and performance techniques.

The way to bring entertainment is to add lots of comedy and that is found in the character and the situations the actor is put into.

Creativity in performance art derives from finding ways to take old ideas and make them new with a twist or change or adaptation.  Creativity is something we all have and the goal is to find ways to develop that creativity and sharpen it.

Magic shows are fun for audiences in Minnesota and Wisconsin. 

As a comedy performer it is fun to share the things I have developed over the years that others can add to their acts.  I also like to teach comedy techniques and methods that will help entertainers bring smiles t their audiences and help their presentations become funnier and sharper.

You can bring comedy entertainment to your special events across the Twin Cities with magician Mr. Norm  – Magician-Minneapolis.com

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Corporate Parties and family events are a wonderful place to add some comic fun to the meetings and events.  All ages enjoy the unique clean comedy and magic entertainment.

 

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Minnesota Magician at Taiwan Festival

It was so much fun to bring the comedy magic to many audiences in Taiwan last year..

One day was fill with classes I taught on comedy techniques. Many entertainers from Taiwan came to study comedy techniques. As a Minneapolis Magician, I am invited to perform in lots of fun places.

At one evening party for the performers I did some card tricks and I think the trick actually worked.  In this trick I teach someone how to do a trick and with a wave of their hand the card mysteriously rises and quite often it gets a gasp or a laugh.  Magic is too much fun.

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Then I enjoyed being a part of the Street Festival – sort of like the Renaissance Festival in Minneapolis, only this was downtown in the center of the city in the beautiful park.  The families in the audience laughed and roar their approval.  Here was the party that the mayor of Taipei hosted to celebrate the festival.  I am the guy in the back holding up the cel phone.

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The guy on the far right is my friend Mr Drew from Thailand. He a very talented juggler and comic.  The two of us did an advance performance two different days at the largest Shopping Mall in the area.

We taught several classes together and then on the right everyone got a certificate for the training received in comedy and magic.

The following photo is my main guide who help with translation and she is also good at selfies and she sent this to me after.

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I present clean comedy across the Twin Cities and the Midwest.  Next week includes shows near Forest Lake and as far away as Fargo.

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My Friend Mr Zipper from Thailand as we worked together in Taiwan for City Festival.

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Goofing off at Balloon store with one of the promoters and my friend in Taiwan.

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We should be a rock band… but we are comedians and jugglers and entertainers.  But if we were a Jazz band it would be so fun as these guys were so fun to hang around with during the five day festival.  Great friends and I wish I could be hanging with them again right now.  The beautiful island of Taiwan is a gem of the Pacific.  Great food, warm people and wonderful beautiful sights.

The fun magician in Minnesota Mr. Norm travels the world bringing smiles to audiences of all ages.  Magician-Minneapolis.com

Comedy magic is fun for parties, banquets and special events.  Comic entertainment is fun in Minneapolis, St. Paul and across Minnesota and Wisconsin for festivals and fairs.

Minneapolis Magician – Entertains at parties and family events.

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Rhubarb Festival is Sweet

Today was a nice cool day for a magic show in the park. Around 250 people attended the comedy magic show in Wisconsin.  The Osceola, WI town celebration draws families from around the area.

There  was face painting, fish painting and of course loads of rhubarb treats!

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Minnesota Magician entertains in Wisconsin at Rhubarb Festival

I love to bring comedy magic to the families. The kid’s faces light up with joy as the fun tricks unfold.  They were such a great audience and the laughter was infectious.

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This was the fifth or sixth time this festival has brought my magic to entertain the families in WIsconsin.  It is a wonderful event and I am thankful they invite me back again and again.

 

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Where did it go??? It must be magic!

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Magic brings a smile to all ages.  

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Many of the tricks I do are original inventions and the kids love to see the unique comedy tricks. I love to be a magician in the Twin Cities and present comedy that is enjoyed by all ages..  

If you need Family entertainment in Minneapolis or the surrounding area please check our website…. Magician-Minneapolis.com.

When you need lots of fun for your family party consider Mr. Norm the Comedy Magician in the Twin Cities.

 

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Minnesota Author’s Magic Books in Honolulu

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The best selling Children’s author with Honolulu Children’s Librarian with a few of the books found in the library. There are 10 books out by this author and comedy magician.  The
others were checked out from this MN author. Magician in the Twin Cities, MN.
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Minnesota Magician and Author at Rogers Library

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Rogers Library Children’s Librarian Abike and Mr. Norm with a few of his books that can be found at the library.

It was fun to bring the comedy and magic show to the families in Roger’s, MN.  This Hennepin County Library has had the magic show by Mr. Norm at least 6 times over the past 20 years. I enjoy hearing the laughter. It is exciting to get kids motivated to read.

                                “Norm did a wonderful job presenting at our library.

                                His program was informative, interactive, engaging and entertaining.

                                Our patrons really enjoyed his show and gave us positive comments.

                                We can’t wait to have you back for another visit.                         

                Thank you once again Norm for coming and presenting at the Rogers  Library.”                                                           – Abike Eyo – Children’s Librarian

 

My goal is to promote reading and get kids excited about going to the library. This has been my purpose for nearly 30 years as I have crossed the country bringing the motivational magic show to students in schools and families at libraries.

I have presented programs and thousands of schools in all 50 states. 

It is fun to see my best selling books at the libraries too.

Have fun reading this summer.

Please check out the website: Magician-Minneapolis.com   –

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Family Night out at Central Park, Roseville, MN

It was fun to be a part of the Family Night at the Central Park in Roseville, MN. this fun event is sponsored by the Roseville Police Department and this was my fourth year of making some magic for the large crowd.

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“Magic Norm was an excellent addition to our Family Night Out. We invited Magic Norm to do strolling Magic, a Magic Show, and he even wrapped up the evening with balloon animals for the kids. Magic Norm is professional and a true entertainer. We look forward to having him back each year.”- Corey Y. – Roseville Police Department.

 

If you are looking for a Roseville, MN Magician please check the website. I enjoy bringing magic shows to school and family events. Magician-Minneapolis.com

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