2018 Atlanta Harvest Incredible Talent

Levent

His incredibly unique and brilliant combination of masterful comedy and world class sleight of hand, a culmination of over 30 years of experience, has made Levent a much sought-after entertainer, and has earned him great respect from his fellow peers.  He has appeared on various international television shows and was most recently featured on several episodes of “Masters of Illusion”. He performs regularly on major cruise lines including Disney, Princess, Royal Caribbean, Regent and Oceania.  In addition to taking the stage at many prestigious venues and corporations, including the Comedy & Magic Club of Hermosa Beach and Hollywood’s Magic Castle, Levent had the honor of performing at the Apple Company  headquarters in Cupertino, California.

Fielding West

He has appeared on a multitude of comedy specials and popular sitcoms. His talents go far beyond stage and screen. Fielding is also a successful comedy writer for other magicians and comedians. He is well-known in the corporate market as a fantastic performer.  In a course he created, called Stagecraft 101, he manages speaking seminars for young performers which teach how to speak more effectively.  Fielding received the performance fellowship from the Academy of Magical Arts at the Magic Castle April 2017.

Bill Abbott

Bill Abbott is an internationally acclaimed entertainer with 22 years experience and over 5000 performances in 11 countries.  Author of 9 books and 40 online articles, in addition to 49 products created exclusively for professional performers, over the past 10 years Bill Abbott has developed an incredibly successful and critically acclaimed instructional performance arts based production company. BAM (Bill Abbott Magic) is a internationally recognized production company that equips and instructs thousands of professional performers around the globe.

Josh Janousky

27-year-old animator and magician Josh Janousky is rising star in the magic community. His close up magic has turned the heads of Gregory Wilson, Garrett Thomas, and Justin Flom, and his public releases quickly became best sellers. Josh has gained a reputation for sharing material that is both workable and extremely clever in thinking, and you’ll get a good taste in his lecture!

Mario “The Maker Magican”

David Blaine calls Mario “the best kids magician in the world!!” Mario “the Maker Magician” Marchese (mariothemagician.com) is known for his mad inventor, slapstick character and his clever integration of DIY electronics and robotics into his performance. He has appeared on Sesame Street and NBCUniversal’s Sprout Channel and was honored to be a part of the creative team behind David Blaine’s first ever North American tour in 2017. Mario is also the subject of award-winning, indie documentary film, Building Magic. Mario is based in the New York City area and tours the country with his wife and two young children, embodying their favorite hashtag… #itsafamilybusiness.