2015 Was A Record Year in Many Ways!

In 2014, I was named Entertainer of the Year by Campus Activities Magazine and Magician of the Year by the Association for the Promotion of Campus Activities. I was concerned about 2015, because how do you beat that!? Here’s how! In 2015, I: • Performed for an exclusive invite-only event as part of NHL All Star Weekend. • Did a special performance for The Columbus Zoo, after which “Jungle” Jack Hanna told me, “You’re the best we’ve had! I’m proud you’re from Columbus!” • Spent the entire month of April performing 17 magic shows all around the world for the … Read more

Michael Kent Joins Cast of Miracles & Magic to Help Children

I’m happy to announce that I will be joining the cast of the 2016 Miracles and Magic Show! From miraclesandmagic.com: The Miracles & Magic Foundation is an organization that provides life experiences to children who are currently fighting life-threatening illnesses. At the heart of Miracles & Magic is a comedy magic and illusion show. It features the best magicians in the world coming together to help these children and their families forget, if only for a few hours, about the shots, hospital beds, treatments and other daily challenges they face. Instead, they experience the wonder, laughter and emotion of the … Read more

The Fall Tour off to a Great Start at BGSU!

I once again had a great time at Bowling Green State University! I performed the first show of my Fall 2015 Tour as part of BGSU’s “Opening Weekend.” Here are some photos and a video! Created with flickr slideshow. [fbvideo link=”https://www.facebook.com/michaelkentfans/videos/10153478842115519/?pnref=story” width=”300″ height=”300″ onlyvideo=”1″]

Michael Kent Returns Home for a Special Show! Tickets on Sale Now!

When I was a kid growing up in Urbana, Ohio, entertainment options were limited. There were always high-school sporting events to watch. Older kids would “cruise the lot” (I never understood this. They would literally just drive in circles in the big empty parking lot behind K-Mart). And of course, there was the movie theatre. It was a twin-cinema theatre with second-run movies for cheap prices. If you were special, you had a friend who worked there and could watch for free from the viewing booth upstairs. The theatre was originally opened in 1918 as a Vaudeville Theatre and named … Read more

Photos from Alaska

I recently spent a couple weeks performing onboard the Holland American Statendam Cruise Ship and sailed through Alaska. Here are some photos from the trip! Created with flickr slideshow.

2015 Fall Tour Dates Announced!

  I’ve got a preliminary list of some of the first 2015 Fall College Tour dates that have been posted. Do you live in or near one of these cities? Have you simply been to any of these cities and have a fun memory or story? If you have a suggestion of something I should try, see or do, please let me know in the comments below! One of the new things I’ll be doing on this tour is streaming live on Periscope! Follow me there! @MichaelKent   Keep checking back! Also, see my official tour schedule for the most … Read more