As a magician, M.C. and comedian he has performed shows in 17 countries on 107 international tours. He is an unusual entertainer – who astonishes audiences with stage illusions and keeps them in stitches with his comedy and music. He is also an accomplished singer, guitarist and banjo player. Bill’s assistant Stephannie Mendes hails from Peru and educated in the performing arts in Boston. She is a skilled actress/stage performer and has performed with Bill for several years.
Bill has performed for Kings and Queens… and Presidents… 6 times at the White House for 4 presidents and has been the guest entertainer on more that 30 television shows. He has appeared in several motion pictures with Burt Reynolds, Jim Nabors, Ned Beatty, Lonnie Anderson, Chuck Norris and Hal Needham. He hosted the Easter Seals Telethon in Atlanta and his 19 commercials include Chevy Chase’s “Vegas Vacation”, CNN, Stewart Varney’s “Money Line”, Taurus Blenders, Sesame Streets “Follow that Bird” Preview, several banks and Riches. 110 million people have watched Bills show during his numerous tours to mainland China.
He has been honored with 28 awards including the “Magician of the Year Award” and the Presidents award for “Outstanding Achievement in the Magical Arts” and he has been nominated for “Artist of the Year”. He has entertained with the stars: Brooks & Dunn, Clint Eastwood, Jeff Foxworthy, Trisia Yearwood, Carol Channing, Dizzy Gillespie, Tommy Sands, Foster Brooks, Mohammed Ali, Rich Little, Art Carney, Little Anthony, Eddie Arnold, Raquel Welch, Dan Blocker, Anita Bryant, Chuck Norris, Cindy Crawford, Phylicia Rashad, Bill Cosby, Diamond Rio, Lauren Hutton, Glen Campbell, Martina McBride, Linda Davis and Marc Wiener (of Saturday Night Live).
As an outstanding emcee, Bill was chosen to host over 400 shows for the Shanghai Acrobats and hosted the “Tenth Annual Freedom Awards” at the White House. He has appeared over 100 times in LasVegas hotels and on 127 College Campuses. 6.5 million people have enjoyed one of his 13,300 shows at Bill’s Coca-Cola sponsored “Theatre of Illusion” at Six Flags Over Georgia. In spite of his obvious success, you’ll appreciate his humility, his genuine love for people and his knack of making troubles “disappear” if only for a while.
Quote: $2,500 – 3,500