Columbus Magician Michael Kent Brings in 2018!

Columbus Magician Michael Kent is one of the busiest comedy magicians in the country…and he knows you’re not stupid. Magic isn’t real. But after this show full of fake magic, you may think it is.   Rigged: A Fake Magic Show Starring Magician Michael Kent Tuesday, January 2nd 8pm Tickets: $7 Backstage Bistro 503 S. Front St. Columbus, OH   About Backstage Bistro: Located in the “Brewery District” of Columbus, OH, the Backstage Bistro is an open, exposed-brick space offering salads, pizza, panini & American mains, plus comedy shows. It is located at Shadowbox Live®, which is regularly named “Best Theatre … Read more

Upcoming Campus Activities Tour Dates

Campus Activities Michael Kent

Michael Kent returns to the road this fall for another Campus Activities tour! This is Michael’s 13th season performing as a college magician, visiting Campus Activities and Student Activities groups all across the nation! Follow the action on Michael’s social media to see photos and updates! Click the logos at the top of the page!  

Video Updates from Navy Tour in Asia!

I was very fortunate to have been asked by Navy Entertainment to go on tour entertaining our troops overseas during the month of November. My comedy magic show was seen by thousands of sailors and their families and I had a wonderful time! This year, I took time to get a lot of video of the entire tour!   PART 1 PART 2 PART 3 PART 4 PART 5 PART 6 PART 7 PART 8 PART 9 Keep checking this space for updates as the tour continues…

Michael Kent to Appear on Season Premiere of "PENN & TELLER: FOOL US" on The CW

I just got word that I’ll be appearing on the SEASON PREMIERE of Season 3 of “PENN & TELLER: FOOL US” on The CW July 13 at 8pm EST. UPDATE: For those watching in Central Ohio, check your local listing. Most cable providers are airing the show at 9pm AFTER the Columbus Crew game. AT&T Uverse will air the show at 10pm.     On the show, aspiring magicians are invited to perform their best trick to try and fool the world-famous team of Penn & Teller, who will get to see the trick only once and have to immediately … 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=”” 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