Rave Reviews

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"I just wanted to let you know my family is still amazed at your performance from last night. My family is bragging to everyone and telling them how good you are! You did such an awesome job!"

- Tina Zysk, Utica, NY




"You were very polished, had an excellent energy level, and kept my students' attention -- incredible!"

- Jim Messenger-Harris, Oneida Madison County Boces




"Your show was the best kick-off program our library has ever had for our summer reading program. It was our largest audience ever! The families truly enjoyed your show and we all had a great time. Thank you!"

- Greta Madore, Barneveld Free Library, Barneveld, NY




"You are incredible. I loved your tricks. You added a flair that all ages attending found very engaging. Some magic acts can be a bit corny, but not this one!"

- Cate Thiele, Children's Librarian, Kirkland Town Library




"You were simply OUTSTANDING! You have a great show, relate to the crowd perfectly, and are extremely professional and courteous!"

- Robert Mezza, Birthday Party Father, Rome, NY




"You were excellent! Our students were very excited. You kept their attention and sent our message loud and clear. They were on the edge of their seats waiting to see what you were going to do next!"

- Josie Oliver, Teacher and PARP coordinator, Albany St. Elementary School, Utica, NY




"He immediately develops a great rapport with his audience and gets everyone involved. His talent is unforgettable! He was also so easy to work with and he went above and beyond our expectations in accommodating our special needs for this event."

- Melissa Jadhon-Green, Library Manager, Oriskany Public Library




"You were AWESOME! I was really happy with the show, your energy, and humor. The children and adults are still talking about your magic!"

- Clare Burns, Birthday Party Mom, Whitesboro, NY




"Everyone had a great time and are still talking about it. Parents are calling up and asking questions about how to get in touch with you. You are very talented and have a great sense of humor. Again, thanks for a making Samantha's birthday party a special one."

- Susan Gaffney, Birthday Party Mother, Clinton, NY




"You did a terrific job! CNY Magic Shows is the BEST and I would recommend your show to everyone. The entire school loved the show and your interaction with all of the students was great. Thank you so much!"

- Tracy Pratt, PTO and PARP Parent
Myles Elementary School, New Hartford, NY




"On behalf of the Revolutionary Trails Council, the Otschodela Council and the 1300+ attendees at the JAMBO I would like thank you for your involvement in our event. I could see just by the crowds alone how popular your shows and workshop were. I heard rave reviews from a number of scouts and adult leaders over the course of the weekend. Your efforts contributed in making the JAMBO a resounding success."

- Cathy Axel, Events Committe Chair, Boy Scouts of America




"I loved the whole performance. My son enjoyed it. You were very funny and made Nicholas feel very special. I have already recommended CNY Magic Shows to friends!"

- Malissa Jackson, Birthday Party Mother, Utica NY




"You were excellent! My daughter is still talking about you -- you were a big hit with her and her friends. Thank you!"

- Joan Ciulla, Birthday Mom, Clinton, NY




"Thanks so much! We loved your humor, energy, and of course the illusions. There were literally people from 3 to 93 years old in the audience and they all loved it."

- Betsy Kennedy, Director, Cazenovia Public Library, Cazenovia, NY




"Thank you for your performance! The students and faculty have a great time. You were very entertaining. Even our headmaster was impressed and that is not an easy task to accomplish. I hope we can have you back next year!"

- Sandy Acquard, Director of Student Activities, The Kiski School, Saltsburg, PA




"Your show was excellent! My daughter had a great time and all of her friends and family enjoyed themselves. The gifts you magically produced and the spectacular magic were fantastic. We really like how much you kept the children and adults active in participation. I highly recommend you to other birthday party parents!"

- Amber Spatto, Birthday Party Mom, Frankfort, NY




"You did a great job! We loved every minute of your show and I also loved how well you interacted with the kids -- you were very good with them and definitely kept their attention for the entire show! Excellent!"

- Darci Hinman, Sauquoit, NY




"All you can say is: 'YOU ROCK!'"

- Andy Gambino, Whitesboro, NY




"You are a fun, engaging, highly skilled magician. So easy to work with and book. I wholeheartedly recommend him for your next event!"

- Kelly Colangelo, Immaculate Conception Parish, Youth Minister




"You was INCREDIBLE! We had a wide range of audience members, from 3 years old to 68 years old, and EVERYONE enjoyed this show and had a great time! Thank you!"

- Laurie Leaf, New York Mills, NY




"Great show! You were incredible. Keep up the good work. I would love to have you back again."

- Kevin Prosser, Entertainment Director, Sunset Woods, New Hartford, NY




"You were excellent! I definitely recommend you to other libraries. Our patrons LOVED you!"

- Marietta Phillips, Little Falls Library, Little Falls, NY




"The feedback I received regarding your performance was incredible. Your interaction with the audience was excellent! Again, a BIG thank you for a job well done."

- Bonnie Felshaw, Communication Workers of America




"Your show was FANTASTIC! Everyone is still talking about it. I think next year I will have you TWICE because our other shows just don't draw an audience like you do!"

- Nancy Carey, Librarian, New York Mills Library, New York Mills, NY




"My sister and I and our kids saw your show tonight at the Waterville Public Library -- it was so much fun and an awesome experience! I'm so glad i was able to attend! Thank you."

- Amanda Shuemaker, Waterville, NY




"I would like to thank you, for visiting Little Falls Public Library. Your show was super -- everyone enjoyed it A LOT!"

- Cindy Mills, Little Falls Library




"Thank you for a WONDERFUL show! You had something for a wide range of ages and you interacted well with everyone. Even when someone thought they knew the trick, it was totally different! Keep doing the great job you do! Can't wait to have you back again next year."

- Sandi Zaffarano, Middleville Library, Middleville, NY




"Everyone who comes into the library is talking about last night's big show! The word 'awesome' is being used a lot! You were really a hit and we certainly recommend your show. The parents were as delighted and just as astonished as the kids. Thanks so much for making a wonderful summer memory for our kids in Jordanville."

- Jacque Empey, Jordanville Library, Jordanville, NY




"Thank you so much for doing an amazing job at Gavyn's party. He had a great time along with all the other kids. A job well done. Thank you!"

- Mandy Boyd, Birthday Party Mom, Oneida, NY




"Thank you so much for coming to Erwin Library to perform. I was very pleased with the attendance at the program and I heard many positive comments on your performance. Everybody really enjoyed it! I was glad that so many children had the opportunity to participate in the show -- your "hands on" style of performing magic was a big hit."

- Donna Ripp, Director, Erwin Library and Institute, Boonville, NY




"I was just raving about you to my morning staff! You were a huge hit with our audience last night and we will definitely have you back again next summer if you are available. Thanks so much for an amazing evening!"

- Liz Metzger, Director, Canastota Public Library, Canastota, NY




"Thank you for your excellent performance! Drawing that big a crowd on a nice, sunny summer weekend day was itself a bit magical and the caliber of the entertainment you provided please and impressed one and all."

- Tom Starr, Unity Hall Foundation, Barneveld, NY




"Your show was awesome! Both the kids and parents truly enjoyed it and Kyle has a lifetime memory of a wonderful 7th birthday!"

- Michelle Tuttle, New Hartford, NY




"Thank you so much for attending our event. You were FANTASTIC. People were awed by your grand illusions. Thank you."

- Deborah J. Seymour, An Affair to Remember Entertainment Committee




"You are WAY better than any other magician or entertainer I have hired or seen. I would highly recommend you to other schools and libraries!"

- Alicia Adamczyk, Librarian, Watson Williams Elementary School, Utica, NY.




"We had so much fun watching your show. You are amazing and I can't wait to have you come entertain my guests again! You are a must for any event I throw from now on!"

- Kelley Salamone, Owner, MV Parent