international award-winning entertainer/master magician, Ice McDonald
gives stellar stage performances and has earned a world-wide
reputation for his grand illusions.
“The Magical Phenomenon,” Ice has sold out performances at The
Magic Castle in Hollywood, and has broken audience and box office
records at Monday Night Magic in New York. He has been featured on
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Masters of Illusion (series on FOX
TV), Masters of Illusion Int’l (France), and the documentary “The
Art and Soul of Magic – The Story of America’s Black Magician.”
He has also appeared on ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, UPN, BBC and Roland
Martin’s News One Now.
Ice has been
featured in the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles
Times and Riverfront Times. He has also graced the cover of numerous
national and international magic magazines, including The Linking
Ring (3 times) and M.U.M. (2 times), two of world’s largest magic
publications. Ice has also been featured in Genii and Magic magazine
along with international magazines Vanish and Magicana in New
On July 3,
2014, Ice made history when he was inaugurated as The Society of
American Magicians’ (S.A.M.) first African-American National
President. S.A.M. is a 112-year old organization, founded in 1902. It
is the oldest and most prestigious magic organization in the world.
recently, the New England Magic Conference named Kenrick Ice McDonald
as their 2016 honoree for his contribution to the Art of Magic. He
was also awarded “Entertainer of the Year” by the Mr. Black
witnessing Ice’s performance in Alaska, Commander Lt. Colonel Trent
R. Pickering from the United States Air Force Space Squadron
presented him with the “Commander’s Medal for Excellence.” Ice
was also honored by the Minister of India with the “Performer’s
Trophy of Honor”. He was the only United States representative in
their Festival of Global Magic, held in Kerala, India, and he broke
attendance records on his tour in Singapore.
Conjuring Lecture Series is very proud to now welcome Ice McDonald to
the Pacific Northwest and Canada as we kick off our 2017 season.
Cody Fisher is one of the most in demand corporate entertainers in the world today! His unique blend of comedy mixed with mind blowing magic has taken him all across the United States and over 20 countries worldwide.
After completing multiple science degrees in biology and chemistry from The University Of Texas, Cody decided to pursue a PhD. in biochemistry. After several years of graduate teaching and research in the field of protein crystallography, Cody made an amazing discovery; he wanted to pursue his lifelong dream of a full time career in the entertainment industry! From biochemistry to “biocomedy”; Cody is now a certified laughologist!
Over the years he has won numerous national and international awards for magic, launched his own product line of magical creations, and has even authored several books and DVD’s on the art of magic. He continues to perform and lecture internationally teaching his very unique style of magic to magicians all over the world.
Cody Fisher has been amazing magicians on the national / international lecture circuit for almost 10 years. He has performed and lectured in the U.S., Mexico, Canada, Italy, Germany, Austria, and England. His books and effects have been translated into five languages. In 1998 he won the prestigious T.A.O.M. award for best close up magic in Texas. In May of 2000, the national magic magazine MUM described Cody as “The Hottest Rising Star On The Magic Horizon For The 21st Century”. In 2005 Cody was awarded the prestigious “Columnist Of The Year” award for his monthly column in MUM.
As a creator of magical effects, his specialty is “Commercial Magic”. Cody had the uncanny ability to create magic that is fooling as well as VERY entertaining. Cody has a unique ability to combine humor along with his simple and direct approach to magic, resulting in a very enjoyable experience. Cody GUARANTEES that everyone who attends his lecture will learn Easy To Master High-Impact, Commercial Magic. This is powerful magic that you can learn today and can perform tomorrow!
Cody teaches magic for every level, from beginner to the professional. His lectures contain instruction on: