Who Will Be The S.A.M. 2020 Convention Honoree?
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MAC KING | Las Vegas
Join the S.A.M. as we (and a few of Mac’s closest friends) roast the star of “The Mac King Comedy Magic Show”. This is to help celebrate his 20th anniversary as a Las Vegas headliner.
HARRISON GREENBAUM | New York
Featured on America’s Got Talent and Last Comic Standing; one of the stars of The Illusionists, the biggest-selling magic show in the world; and called “the hardest-working man in comedy” by Time Out NY and the NY Daily News.
DEREK HUGHES | Los Angeles
The live performances of celebrated conjurer, “Stand Up Magician” Derek Hughes, have been lauded by audiences and critics alike. Hughes will join us in Las Vegas to roast Mac King.
DANIEL ROY | Pennsylvania
Daniel Roy has been performing magic since the age of 10, when the tricks of a strolling magician caught his eye. Today, he performs professionally for adult audiences and continues his passionate study of the craft.
AMAZING JOHNATHAN | Las Vegas
The Amazing Johnathan, is an American stand-up comedian and magician. His act is mostly composed of hi-jinks, interaction with the audience and a few legitimate magic tricks. AJ will be part of the Mac King Roast.
DANNY ARCHER | Pennsylvania
Danny Archer started doing magic as a hobby when he was 29 and has since circled the globe with his highly sought-after lecture. Danny runs the largest mentalism convention, MINDvention, a cornerstone in the mentalism community.
YUKIHIRO KATAYAMA | Japan
Yukihiro Katayama is an amazing magician that performs stage and close up magic with cards. His delicately structured act took third place is the 2018 FISM Manipulation , TMA 2017 2nd prize and the FISM ASIA 2014 in Manipulation.
CHRIS KENNER | Las Vegas
Chris Kenner is a close-up magician AND David Copperfield’S executive producer for more than 20 years. Kenner is also known for his 1992 book Totally Out of Control. You won’t want to miss Chris as he roasts Mac King.
MICHAEL CLOSE | Ontario, Canada
Michael Close his an author, a creator, a performer, and a consultant. He has been studying magic for over fifty years, and has been performing professionally since 1978. He also a humorist and will be part of the Mac King Roast.
NICK DIFFATTE | Las Vegas
Nick Diffatte is one of the most in demand young comedians working today. His unique brand of entertainment seamlessly blends dry humor, quick wit, and incredible skill. Nick will be part of the Mac King Roast.
MICHAEL HOLLY | Las Vegas
Michael Holly has been the comedy star of over a dozen Las Vegas shows since he arrived to perform in “Starshop” at the Sands Hotel in 1987. He loves performing, loves the evolution of the act he creates and loves to hear the laughs!
STEPHEN BARGATZE | Tenessee
With over 25 years of stage experience with audiences at theaters, casino showrooms, performing arts centers, cruise ships, and corporate events. He has performed throughout the United States, Canada, England, and Austraila.
MIKE HAMMER | Las Vegas
Part magician and part comedian, Hammer takes audience interaction to the limit with his cutting wit and stunning magic. His show is at the 4 Queens, down the street from The Golden Nugget. He will also roast and toast Mac King.
CLINT HOLMES | Las Vegas
Since “The Mac King Comedy Magic Show” is at the Harrah’s Las Vegas in the Clint Holmes Theater, it’s only natural that the singer join us to roast Mac. We’re not sure that Clint will sing his praises or complain about Mac’s junk backstage.
PIFF THE MAGIC DRAGON | UK
Ready to Roast Mac King, Piff is your standard grumpy magic dragon and winner of multiple awards, he toured as a supporting act for Mumford and Sons, and has appeared on Fool Us and America’s Got Talent.