May 03, 2013

400th Show Article by BH Courier

World-renowned illusionist Ivan Amodei (e-von ah-moe-day) who’ll be celebrating his 400th show this year at the historic Beverly Wilshire Hotel, on the famed Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills, California.

Audiences will enjoy a night of entertainment in candle lit elegant decor; complete with the sophistication and intimacy of a glamorous Hollywood “after party.”  For the last 3 years, Amodei has performed his critically acclaimed show “Intimate Illusions” before sold out audiences.

Besides being a resident headliner at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel, Ivan has been touring the country selling out venues nationwide. He’s set to perform at the The Ritz Carlton Chicago on April 26 and April 27 and at the Four Seasons Westlake Village on May 18.

“Intimate Illusions” is a 90 minute “magical and musical” experience that has received rave reviews. Ivan Amodei (skillfully accompanied by Celine Dion’s talented cellist) is a master performer, who combines his dynamic personality, amazing world-class magic, sensational story-telling and audience participation for an evening of unique entertainment. Amodei has created all of the innovative and exciting illusions in the show, which include shocking stunts and intriguing mind games.

His razor sharp wit and humor, combined with dazzling “live” music provide an evening of theatrical entertainment.

Amodei has performed for the last two decades for royalty, VIP’s and celebrities including: Steven Spielberg, Jim Carrey, Sylvester Stallone, Dick Clark, Nicholas Cage, Ashton Kutcher, etc.