The source of his magic is no secret. Steve has spent ten years working with children with psychological diagnoses and has honed his skills of empathy, communication, and observation.
Magic Steve is a Meadville Area High School graduate and received his B.A. in English from Clarion University of Pennsylvania in the spring of 2001. He has honorary degrees from The Meadville Council of Arts’ Clown College and The International Magic Hall of Fame and Museum’s School of Conjuring. A fan of performing arts, Steve has participated in a variety of events and programs pertaining to the field of entertainment. In college, Steve was a host of children’s television show and a radio show. Also, he has attended a number of workshops for improvisational theatre and storytelling. He has worked as an MC for Brookville’s Art in the Park and for Junior’s Last Laugh. In addition, Steve has participated in a number of theatrical productions for the Meadville Community Theatre, Meadville Council of the Arts and the Academy Theatre.
At the tender age of thirty-one, he was approached to perform balloons and magic for Ponderosa Steak House’s Tuesday Family night . Seizing the opportunity, Steve quickly became their house magician for two and a half years. Since then, Steve has become a returning entertainer at Quaker Steak and Lube’s Monday Family night, Hammot Hospital’s Summer and Winter events, the Meadville Market House’s Second Saturday, the YMCA Applefest, the Eriez Speedway and a variety of nursing Homes, PTO sponsored events, and birthday parties.