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Dan Kamin - Comedy in Motion

About the Artist

Dan Kamin performs worldwide for theatres, arts festivals, symphony orchestras and schools.  He created the physical comedy sequences for CHAPLIN and BENNY AND JOON, and trained Robert Downey, Jr. and Johnny Depp for their acclaimed starring performances.  He also played the wooden Indian that came to life in the cult classic CREEPSHOW 2, and created the Martian girl’s weird movement for Tim Burton’s horror spoof MARS ATTACKS!  Dan began his performing career as a boy magician, and all his programs feature magical surprises and illusions.  His school assembly programs introduce students to the power of live theatre.  Dan provides comprehensive teacher guides that provide teachers with ample opportunities to channel students’ excitement into classroom activities to build critical thinking and language skills.  

 

THE PANTOMIME MAN enthralls elementary school audiences with eye-popping movement illusions and hilarious stories without words.  Everyone gets involved in this uproarious show, including several audience members who turn the tables on the know-it-all pantomimist.  

Grade LevelsK-5
Maximums45 Minutes
Special Populations

All are welcomed 

Total Fee1 Performance- $826/ 2 Performances- $1,375
School Portion1 Performance- $413/ 2 Performances- $688

THE ILLUSIONIST dazzles hard-to-impress middle and high schoolers with physical comedy, entertaining sketches and mind-boggling sleight-of-hand magic. Dan's engaging stories and astonishing performance skills make this an ideal introduction to the power of live theatre.

Grade Levels6-12
Maximums45 Minutes
Special Populations

All are welcomed 

Total Fee1 Performance- $826/ 2 Performances- $1,375
School Portion1 Performance- $413/ 2 Performances- $688

In THE MAGIC OF MOVEMENT Dan reveals the secrets behind his amazing movement illusions. Participants learn to do some seriously cool moves and explore the art and science of movement.

Maximums4 workshops per day / 25 Students , 60 Minutes
Special Populations

All are welcomed 

Total FeeWorkshop- $275 (Best following performance)
School Portion$138

Dan responded to the Covid crisis by creating a mind-bending performance of eye-popping online magic called SHAZOOM!  It’s up close and personal, and it beams from Dan’s Magic Parlor directly to your school. Interested? Just say the magic word—SHAZOOM!—and tune in. 

Grade LevelsK-12
Maximums4 workshops per day / 25 Students , 60 Minutes
Technical Requirements

Zoom.  The one-hour program can be extended with a 45-minute Q&A/workshop for an additional $250, during which Dan will teach students several magic tricks.

Total FeeVirtual Presentation- $550/ $826
School PortionVirtual Presentation- $275/ $413

References

Website

Dan Kamin - Comedy in Motion