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Passover Magician – Fairmont Resort Scottsdale

Passover Magician – Fairmont Resort Scottsdale

Magician Gene Urban is a favorite at the Farimont Resort in Scottsdale, AZ. Recently he was requested to perform for a group hosting a Passover event. Guests from across America gathered to celebrate Passover week in Scottsdale, AZ… probably because the weather is so spectacular. For the second time in as many years, they requested to have magician and mentalist Gene Urban entertain at one...

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Close Up Magic at Private Party – Private Party Scottsdale, AZ

Close Up Magic at Private Party – Private Party Scottsdale, AZ

Wow, it’s been a busy couple month performing magic. Last night’s show was a private party in Scottsdale where I performed close up magic. Close up magic is my specialty using cards, coins, books and common-place object I find on tables and such. I think this is the best kind of magic as it is intimate and happens right in front of the guests eyes. Last night the guests really liked...

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Magic for Toyota – Corporate Magic in US

Magic for Toyota – Corporate Magic in US

I’ve been fortunate to have performed magic for Toyota for many years; From trade shows to corporate events. This event for was for a local dealership, Camelback Toyota, celebrating top achievements by Toyota USA. I was hired to perform close-up magic at the dealership. It was a great party. The dealership had won more national awards than any other in America and were a proud and happy...

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Close-up Magic at Cardinal Stadium

Close-up Magic at Cardinal Stadium

A lot of people don’t know you can hold private and corporate events at University of Phoenix Stadium, AKA Cardinal Stadium, in Glendale, AZ. It is a fun place to have a party and parking is no problem.The other night I had the pleasure of performing close-up magic for a automotive group. Automotive parts people are just plain fun and they really like magic. Actually, I think they just like...

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50th Birthday Party Entertainment – Adult Birthday Magician

50th Birthday Party Entertainment – Adult Birthday Magician

What do you do when you turn 5o? Have a great birthday party. You may also hire Gene Urban as this couple did. From Gene: This past year has included a lot of adult birthday parties. This couple saw me at a friends party and hired me to perform at there’s. During our opening chat, we decided close up magic was the right style for this event. I always like to talk to people about their goals...

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40th Birthday Party Entertainment Phoenix AZ – Adult Birthday Party Magician

40th Birthday Party Entertainment Phoenix AZ – Adult Birthday Party Magician

If you’ve read any of my other posts you know I love performing magic at adult birthday parties. This past week I was hired to entertain at a 40th birthday party in Phoenix AZ. Birthday parties are a time for fun and celebration. Friends gather to party and have a good time. I’ve found that close-up magic and/or a stand up show add much to the event. Most of the time I perform...

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Waste Management Symposium – Trade Show Magician in Phoenix

Waste Management Symposium – Trade Show Magician in Phoenix

2012 marked by 6th year as a trade show magician at the Waste Management Symposium. I perform trade show style magic at the MegaTech Services booth. What is a trade show magician? When I tell people I’ve spent much of my career as a trade show magician I often get a confused look. Admittedly, there aren’t too many of us in the magical arts who can say this and it is a rather obscure...

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magic at silverleaf party, Scottsdale, az

magic at silverleaf party, Scottsdale, az

So, you are hosting an anniversary party at Silverleaf Country Club in Scottsdale, AZ. What kind of entertainment do you book? One Chicago couple heard about the magic and mentalism of Gene Urban and choose him to help make their special anniversary party more memorable and fun. Gene Urban mixed magic with cards, coins, ropes and mind reading in his stand up show for the group of about 50. These...

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Best magic at 60th birthday Scottsdale az

Best magic at 60th birthday Scottsdale az

I had the honor of performing magic at a man’s 62nd birthday party in Scottsdale Arizona. It was a blast. The magic began with a bit of close up magic while mingling with guests. Some pretty amazing things happened. The best thing for me was how connected everyone was. The group was connected by a love for competition… like marathons and Ironman. Perhaps it was this connection that made some...

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Holiday Magic 2011 Scottsdale AZ

Holiday Magic 2011 Scottsdale AZ

WOW! What a great holiday and Christmas party season I’ve been having this year. This is truly holiday magic in my book.  I have to say I feel like a giddy kid.  Those who know me well know how much I love to perform magic. It is like the heart in my chest… a vital part of me that needs to play and dance. I want to offer my deepest thanks to Microsoft X-Box Team Home Depot The Scottsdale...

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