Meet your magician.
Ryan Lawrence is a multi-award winning magician with over twenty-five years of professional experience. He is a resident house magician at The Chicago Magic Lounge, a state-of-the-art magic theatre located at 5050 N. Clark Street.
first place in the Chicago Close-Up Magic Competition, first place in the Harlan Tarbell Close-Up Competition, and a Wizard's Award from the International Brotherhood of Magicians (IBM). Ryan has received a Presidential Citation from the Society of American Magicians (SAM). Additional accolades include Ryan is a member of the Chicago Magic Round Table and has served on the Board of Directors for IBM Ring 43 and SAM Assembly 3 in Chicago.
As a consultant, Ryan has provided creative magic solutions to numerous theatre companies in the Chicago area and beyond. He has taught courses and workshops at Emerald City Children's Theatre, The Second City Training Center and with Circesteem - Chicago's Youth Circus. His feature-length show, A Vanishing Art, has been performed for charity events and fundraisers across the country.
Whether you are looking for a roaming entertainer to perform for your guests "close up" or you would like an hour-long comedy and magic show, The Amazing Ryan has the tools and the talent to make your next event a memorable one!