Eric Sharp – Murder Mysteries and Performer Philosophies

Eric Sharp is a magician, interactive actor and entrepreneur that wears many different hats. As a magician, he does close-up at cocktail parties – amazing and loosening up the audience. As an interactive actor, he stars in his own Murder Mystery Productions at Private Events and Restaurants. As an entrepreneur, Eric owns and runs Sharpo Entertainment: a company with a troupe of actors bringing hilarious entertainment to people all over Southern California. One of the funniest guys I know, his philosophies on performing are second to none. Whether you’re a seasoned pro, or just starting out, you’re going to have a lot of fun exploring Eric’s journey.

Show Notes: 

Links to all the RESOURCES Dan mentioned

Books that Eric Recommends:

ENTERTAINERS Referenced in this Podcast

Here’s what’s on this Podcast

[1:46] Eric talks about his face

[2:30] Personal life

[3:10] “]On vlogging and his interviews with famous people

[6:04] Eric’s philosophy on books

[7:13] Murder Mysteries

[29:30] Connecting with people through magic (you’ve gotta listen to this) and performing

[36:15] Liar Liar with Jim Carrey & Eric on acting

[50:45] Strange and Mysterious Things

[56:28] More cool philosophies

Contact info:

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Make sure to check out my blogs and more episodes on this website.

About the author, John

Creator and host of The Variety Artist podcast. Making a living entertaining since 1998.


  1. Eric Sharp on 04/16/2018 at 5:55 PM

    John Abrams is a fantastic host – I guess I should have expected it since he is a brilliant and exciting showman. Thanks for having Sharpo!® featured on the Variety Artist Podcast!


  2. John Abrams on 05/29/2018 at 2:44 AM

    Thanks for being on. You quite amazing yourself!

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