46: Storytelling with Balloons (and without) – Annie Banannie

Annie Banannie

Annie Banannie is not only one of the top balloon twisters in the country, she’s also one of the best Library & School Performers in Southern California… AND she’s one of my favorite people in the whole world! If you want to work the library or school market, whether you twist balloons or not, this…

45: Up Close & Personal with The One Man Sideshow David Darwin

David Darwin One Man Sideshow

David Darwin is the ONE MAN SIDE SHOW!  He cracks a bull whip, walks on glass, juggles, lays on a bed of nails and much more.. all while singing right in tune!  HILARIOUS & AMAZING! This interview will surprise you!  Not only will you learn about being a Side Show Performer, you’ll hear personal stories…

44: How To Take Great Promo Shots with Michael Messing & Tom Vorjohan

Michael Messing & Tom Vorjohan

Michael Messing & Tom Vorjohan are the best photography team in the biz! Professional photos will make an impact on your business!  Pro photos set you apart from the rest.  Today, on The Variety Artist Podcast, we take a deep dive into what makes a great promo photo.  And why they’re so important. With over…

43: Structuring Your Show for Maximum Impact with Nick Lewin

Nick Lewin

Nick Lewin is a legend in the magic circles. But today’s interview will inspire anyone from any art. Learn all about how to structure your show to get those standing ovations.  How you should open your show.  How to close.  What to put in the middle.  Everything you ever wanted to know about show structure.…

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42: Inspiring Children and Children’s Entertainers with Mark Daniel

Mark Daniel KIDabra

Mark Daniel is the founder of Kidabra International. As a performer, he specializes in School Assemblies and Library Shows. As a Reading Ambassador, he coined the term “magical storyteller” for his unique approach to “Bringing Books Magically to Life” which has brought worldwide acclaim by peers as a mentor, consultant and guru on the topic.…