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Bev M. (Brechin) get surprised! Leslie (Stouffville) with some jumbo playing cards

Quick Facts

Small footprint; doesn’t take a large stage to present Suitable for all types of audiences, including situations where a small number of children may be present

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Testimonials

“I was worried that the residents wouldn’t be able to see, but they all could (see) and follow along. Loved that there was audience participation.” Laura Sleeman Seasons Clarington “You managed to connect with every segment of our staff even reigning in the sometimes boisterous youth! Everyone called upon participated with enthusiasm and I could see from the looks on their faces that you truly did amaze many of us.” Craig Evans, President Pheasant Run Golf Club “Exceptional show. Enjoyed by all. Highly recommended!” Nancy DeVries Ladies Auxiliary RCL Branch 383, Tara “Ron’s magic is a class act; very polished and entertaining. Our senior’s group thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Thanks, Ron. We hope to have you again in the future.” Liz Lightfoot 55 Plus Club, Stouffville “(Ron) focused on explaining the magic so everyone could understand and enjoy.” Darcy Schneider Aldaview Services “It was a great show and people really enjoyed it. I would definitely recommend Mr. Guttman!” Carina Garzon, Richmond Hill “Love that you brought fun props and told jokes!” Melissa Foster Jackson Creek Retirement Residence “Everyone really enjoy your … great show!” Morgan Gheast Chester Village“Absolutely fantastic show! Very engaging and stimulating. Thanks for the experience, Ron!!” Ryan Jones Royal Henley Retirement Community “Great connection between you and the audience. Your show keeps them laughing.” Nancy Good Tranquility Place Retirement Community “It is hard to find an entertainment or activity that engages everyone and we often put a lot of energy into an event only to find that we didn’t connect with some part of our audience. Your performance solved that problem for us very nicely. You managed to connect with every segment of our staff even reigning in the sometimes boisterous youth! Everyone called upon participated with enthusiasm and I could see from the looks on their faces that you truly did amaze many of us.” Craig Evans, President Pheasant Run Golf Club “Ron’s show was entertaining and geared towards the residents. A great change for your entertainment needs. Ron was personable and great with our residents. It was a fun hour!” Tammy Elder Legion Village Cobourg “Ron’s performance is mind blowing. Just when you think you know how he did it, you’re all wrong! He had everyone’s attention from start to finish.” Laura Mykyjewicz Markville Chevrolet “Great show. “Never thought you would come up with ‘Alice Cooper Golf Monster’!” Carlin Barwell “The one-hour show after dinner had a variety of illusions with audience interaction for all. Each individual was left with a shocked expression and the unanswered question of “How’d he do it?” Elizabeth Crouse Office Administrator, Finance Department Toronto Star Newspapers Limited “Our club members really enjoyed the performance. By the end of the evening the sceptics were onside. Ron’s ability to bring the audience into his act and have them take part in the magic is part of his charm. Truly an enjoyable and memorable evening.” Julie Scott Rotary Club of Orillia “It was wonderful to hear our staff laugh and to see them relax and enjoy themselves. Ron played a major role in achieving this.” Anne Huffman, HR Manager NA Sungard Sherwood Systems Mississauga “It was appreciated by the group that the language and jokes were quite appropriate and respected the values and dignity of the women.” Rosemary Albon Loretto Abbey Convent Toronto
I made a prediction long before you arrived this evening ... Karen J. (Brechin) thinks of a word ... Jenny L. (Markham) concentrating on her thought-of word Rosa M. (North York) enjoying a laugh at a performance of Mental Blocks And you all had a free choice of which chair you say in? The stage is ready for a performance of Mental Blocks
Pheasant Run Golf Club testimonial

Quick Facts

Easily scales to the size of the audience/venue Suitable for all types of programs, from intimate cafe/bar settings to large banquet affairs Highly interactive, everyone gets involved from the very beginning of the show Leaves them wondering whether it’s really possible!

Mental Blocks

Did you know that The Party Magician also does shows for grownups? This show is ideal for corporate events, banquet and award shows and the most discerning audiences! Mental Blocks is a sophisticated and intellectually stimulating program of cutting-edge entertainment designed for a grownup audience. Your guests will be treated to an engaging performance that features both cerebral and mental magic at its finest and incorporates a full array of thought reading demonstrations, unique plots and bizarre stories. The show is highly interactive everyone becomes a part of the show which features sleight-of-mind, not sleight-of-hand. The magic happens in the hands and minds of your audience. By the end of the show your guests will have been taken on a journey of exploration of the inner mind and outer funny-bone. When they go home, many will be asking, “Is it real?” This show is guaranteed to amaze and entertain and is suitable for an audience of just about any size, from a living room to a full-length after- dinner offering at an awards dinner, wedding reception, sales meeting, or corporate retreat. See testimonials

Tricky Bits

Tricky Bits offers a magical experience that is targeted specifically to a grownup audience. The show features both classical and contemporary magic with a little something for everyone: magic, comedy, mystery and plenty of audience participation. Like all of Ron’s shows, this one is also high-energy, and the performance is diverse, engaging and entertaining. This show has been receiving enthusiastic response from retirement residences in the Greater Toronto Area as it is able to cater to audiences with limited mobility. There is truly something for everyone!.
Do you all know the monte? A little hustle ...
May I borrow that thought?

Shows for Grownups

Intelligent. Sophisticated. Intellectually stimulating. Your guests may ask, “Is it real?”

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Contact Ron - Office: (905) 889-5113   Cell: (416) 801-1207 © 2006-2017 Black Derby Entertainment. All rights reserved.

Selected

Testimonials

“I was worried that the residents wouldn’t be able to see, but they all could (see) and follow along. Loved that there was audience participation.” Laura Sleeman Seasons Clarington “You managed to connect with every segment of our staff even reigning in the sometimes boisterous youth! Everyone called upon participated with enthusiasm and I could see from the looks on their faces that you truly did amaze many of us.” Craig Evans, President Pheasant Run Golf Club “Exceptional show. Enjoyed by all. Highly recommended!” Nancy DeVries Ladies Auxiliary RCL Branch 383, Tara “Ron’s magic is a class act; very polished and entertaining. Our senior’s group thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Thanks, Ron. We hope to have you again in the future.” Liz Lightfoot 55 Plus Club, Stouffville “(Ron) focused on explaining the magic so everyone could understand and enjoy.” Darcy Schneider Aldaview Services “It was a great show and people really enjoyed it. I would definitely recommend Mr. Guttman!” Carina Garzon, Richmond Hill “Love that you brought fun props and told jokes!” Melissa Foster Jackson Creek Retirement Residence “Everyone really enjoy your … great show!” Morgan Gheast Chester Village“Absolutely fantastic show! Very engaging and stimulating. Thanks for the experience, Ron!!” Ryan Jones Royal Henley Retirement Community “Great connection between you and the audience. Your show keeps them laughing.” Nancy Good Tranquility Place Retirement Community “It is hard to find an entertainment or activity that engages everyone and we often put a lot of energy into an event only to find that we didn’t connect with some part of our audience. Your performance solved that problem for us very nicely. You managed to connect with every segment of our staff even reigning in the sometimes boisterous youth! Everyone called upon participated with enthusiasm and I could see from the looks on their faces that you truly did amaze many of us.” Craig Evans, President Pheasant Run Golf Club “Ron’s show was entertaining and geared towards the residents. A great change for your entertainment needs. Ron was personable and great with our residents. It was a fun hour!” Tammy Elder Legion Village Cobourg “Ron’s performance is mind blowing. Just when you think you know how he did it, you’re all wrong! He had everyone’s attention from start to finish.” Laura Mykyjewicz Markville Chevrolet “Great show. “Never thought you would come up with ‘Alice Cooper Golf Monster’!” Carlin Barwell “The one-hour show after dinner had a variety of illusions with audience interaction for all. Each individual was left with a shocked expression and the unanswered question of “How’d he do it?” Elizabeth Crouse Office Administrator, Finance Department Toronto Star Newspapers Limited “Our club members really enjoyed the performance. By the end of the evening the sceptics were onside. Ron’s ability to bring the audience into his act and have them take part in the magic is part of his charm. Truly an enjoyable and memorable evening.” Julie Scott Rotary Club of Orillia “It was wonderful to hear our staff laugh and to see them relax and enjoy themselves. Ron played a major role in achieving this.” Anne Huffman, HR Manager NA Sungard Sherwood Systems Mississauga “It was appreciated by the group that the language and jokes were quite appropriate and respected the values and dignity of the women.” Rosemary Albon Loretto Abbey Convent Toronto

Tricky Bits

Tricky Bits offers a magical experience that is targeted specifically to a grownup audience. The show features both classical and contemporary magic with a little something for everyone: magic, comedy, mystery and plenty of audience participation. Like all of Ron’s shows, this one is also high-energy, and the performance is diverse, engaging and entertaining. This show has been receiving enthusiastic response from retirement residences in the Greater Toronto Area as it is able to cater to audiences with limited mobility. There is truly something for everyone!.

Mental Blocks

Did you know that The Party Magician also does shows for grownups? This show is ideal for corporate events, banquet and award shows and the most discerning audiences! Mental Blocks is a sophisticated and intellectually s t i m u l a t i n g program of c u t t i n g - e d g e e n t e r t a i n m e n t designed for a g r o w n u p audience. Your guests will be treated to an engaging performance that features both cerebral and mental magic at its finest and incorporates a full array of thought reading demonstrations, unique plots and bizarre stories. The show is highly interactive everyone becomes a part of the show which features sleight-of-mind, not sleight-of- hand. The magic happens in the hands and minds of your audience. By the end of the show your guests will have been taken on a journey of exploration of the inner mind and outer funny- bone. When they go home, many will be asking, “Is it real?” This show is guaranteed to amaze and entertain and is suitable for an audience of just about any size, from a living room to a full-length after-dinner offering at an awards dinner, wedding reception, sales meeting, or corporate retreat. See testimonials
May I borrow that thought?
Do you all know the monte? A little hustle ...
Pheasant Run Golf Club testimonial
Bev M. (Brechin) get surprised! Leslie (Stouffville) with some jumbo playing cards I made a prediction long before you arrived this evening ... Karen J. (Brechin) thinks of a word ... Jenny L. (Markham) concentrating on her thought-of word Rosa M. (North York) enjoying a laugh at a performance of Mental Blocks And you all had a free choice of which chair you say in? The stage is ready for a performance of Mental Blocks

Intelligent. Sophisticated. Intellectually

stimulating. Your guests may ask, “Is it real?”

Shows for Grownups

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