MAY 16 - JUNE 6

Magicanery combines two of Chicago’s top comedy conjurors in a night of music, magic, and hilarity unrivaled by any other show!

John Sturk and Mago Gozner have joined forces for an unforgettable evening of sleight-of-hand and belly laughs. Each is an accomplished magician in his own right.

John Sturk is a multi-talented, award-winning magician who has been seen on NBC, ABC, Fox, and The Travel Channel. Called “a born performer” by, John has been hailed for his skills throughout the Midwest. A co-founder of the Chicago Magic Lounge, John also serves on the national council of the Society of American Magicians, the world’s oldest and most prestigious magic society. In addition, John is one of Chicago’s busiest musicians, manning the keyboards of Comedysportz, iO Chicago, Storytown, Chicago Magic Lounge, and leading the E-Line Organ Trio on the mighty Hammond organ. 

Mago Gozner has been performing magic internationally for over 36 years, lecturing and presenting his close up and stage magic act in twelve countries from Sweden to Argentina. Direct from Guadalajara, MX to Chicago, IL, he has been featured on Televisa and TV Azteca.  He has won numerous magic competitions, such as the Harlan Tarbell Close up Competition from the International Brotherhood of Magicians in 2016 and 2017, as well as winning Impromptu Pan American Champion at the 1995 Federación Latinoamericana de Sociedades Mágicas (FLASOMA) convention and first place in both stage and people’s choice at the 2017 Chicago Magic Competition for the Society of American Magicians Assembly #3.

The magic world is excited to see this zany pair take the stage - and you should be too!

Run time: 60 minutes, 1 intermission