Carl Michael, Magic & Illusions


The art of magic is making the impossible possible.  Carl Michael is such a performer and he will be performing his Magic & Illusions show twice at the historic Ariel Opera House in downtown Gallipolis, Ohio on Saturday, October 21 at 7 pm and Sunday, October 22 at 3 pm.

From childhood, Carl Michael has immersed himself in the study and practice of magic and illusion. His voracious quest for perfection, relentless work ethic, enormous talent, and astonishing skill and creativity have yielded one of the most brilliant young illusionists of our day. We invite you to enter the world of Carl Michael. It is a world where everything you know is wrong, what is real and what is illusion merge into a new kind of possibility, a new take on reality. Your journey awaits you!

Back by popular demand, this is the third time Carl Michael has brought his full illusion show back to his hometown area! Carl Michael was the 2013 Readers Digest Magician of the Year and the 2016 South Carolina Entertainer of the Year.  His headline show in Myrtle Beach SC at The Carolina Comedy Club ran April through September for the past five years. He is currently on tour throughout the US and just opened up for the music group, The Bare Naked Ladies, in Las Vegas NV. Follow Carl Michael on Instagram & Twitter @CMMAGIC

The show will be audience interactive, featuring Vegas style grand illusions, comedy, mentalism, elegant slight of hand and much more. Fun for all ages . . . Get your tickets now before they all DISAPPEAR!

Reserved seat tickets for Carl Michael’s Magic & Illusions are $25 and $20 for adults and $15 and $10 for students and are available at the Ariel Opera House box office located at 428 Second Ave. in downtown Gallipolis, Ohio or online at