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Slight of Mind – The Human Brain and Magic

Slight of Mind – The Human Brain and Magic

Every wonder how the magician fooled you. You know you are an intelligent person, so how in the heck did he leave you asking, how did he do that? For over 2 decades and 13,000 performances, Gene Urban has been astonishing people with his special style of magic and mentalism. In Sleight of Mind, Gene goes behind the scenes and gives audience members a look at how and why magic fools the human...

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Motivation magic is a hit

Motivation magic is a hit

I had a great show last month combining magic and motivation for a corporate group. We explored a number of subjects with the core message revolving around the concept of intention. Intention is a great concept to explore with magic since great magic starts with the goal (intention) to do something miraculous. Combining magic with a motivational message is a natural extension of my work since...

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Gene Urban performs magic April 2013

Gene Urban performs magic April 2013

April 2013 has been a  month of variety for this magician. I’ve had a banquet of different show styles and venues. I have to say, I love performing magic. The month started with a the 100 Faces Gala Fundraiser in Paradise Valley. Hosted by all-pro football legend Nick Lowery, this was a spirited evening with some pretty big names. I had the honor of performing for music icon, George Benson,...

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25 Holiday Entertainment Ideas for Scottsdale Phoenix AZ

I recently found an article about holiday party entertainment ideas. Although the article came from a New York party specialist, it certainly gives a lot of ideas for those hosting a holiday party in Scottsdale or Phoenix. As a magician, I found it interesting that the first suggestion on his list was to Hire A Magician for your holiday party. I think I like this guy. Naturally, I would love to...

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Great holiday party ideas scottsdale phoenix

Great holiday party ideas scottsdale phoenix

Are you pondering great holiday party ideas for this year’s event? The good news is you are not alone. A lot of private and corporate event planners start getting serious about the upcoming holiday or Christmas party in late August or September. Where are you going to hold the event? What’s the menu going to look like? What entertainment is best? If you are in charge you know the list is long...

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Adult 30th Birthday magic in Scottsdale

Adult 30th Birthday magic in Scottsdale

I had the honor of performing birthday magic at a 30th birthday party held in Scottsdale AZ. I had  provided magical entertainment for the 30th birthday boy and his parents in the past and was really happy to work with them again. The event was held at the Miracle Mile Deli in Scottsdale, a favorite lunch and dinner spot for many people in the area. In addition to great food and magic they had a...

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corporate entertainment at Arizona biltmore resort

corporate entertainment at Arizona biltmore resort

I had the honor of performing for Edward Jones’ annual gathering at the Arizona Biltmore Resort this month. It was a great evening as well as a bit of a home coming for me. The event was held in the Grand Ballroom, the very first stage I performed magic at after moving to the Phoenix area and becoming the in-house magician at the Arizona Biltmore. My first show at the Biltmore was for the...

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magician gene urban a big hit at 60th birthday party

magician gene urban a big hit at 60th birthday party

A gentleman found my profile on GigMasters, an online entertainment booking site and asked if I could add magic at his wife’s 60th birthday party in Phoenix, AZ. We talked a bit about my style and what I could offer. We decided a stand up show with magic, mind reading and clean-intelligent humor would be best. I have to say it was a great party. Lots of friends talked about their life with the...

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scottsdale charity magic and entertainment is gene urban

scottsdale charity magic and entertainment is gene urban

When Scottsdale and Phoenix charity event planners want to add a bit of entertainment and magic to the evening one name comes to the top of the list, Gene Urban. Magician Gene Urban has been bringing magic to charity gala’s and events for over two decades. Events including the Heart Ball, McNight to Remember, American Cancer Society, Epilepsy Foundation, JSP, Wings to Fly, and dozens more have...

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Corporate Magic in Tucson – Tuscon Arizona Magician

Corporate Magic in Tucson – Tuscon Arizona Magician

Looking for a magician to perform corporate magic in Tucson, AZ? Look no further. Magician and Mentalist Gene Urban is a great choice and the same one many meeting planners and event professionals choose for their important clients throughout Arizona. Gene Urban has the experience you need when you want great magic in Tucson, not surprises. With over 13,000 performances in 17 countries for...

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