October: Mario The Maker Magician

Magic and Monkeys and Robots, Oh My!

When: Wednesday, October 6, 2021, 7:00 PM Eastern 

Where: On Zoom (link will be posted on the day of the lecture)

Admission: FREE for members, $15 for guests


“The best kids magician in the world.”

David Blaine

Mario “the Maker Magician” Marchese is a NY-based touring family performer with an all-ages theater show and New York Times-recommended virtual show full of homespun magic, DIY robotics, and punk rock slapstick. It’s magic through the lens of the maker movement!

Mario has appeared on Sesame Street, NBC’s Universal kids, HGTV, and live on tour with David Blaine. His lecture for magicians won him the 2020 lecture of the year award from Penguin Magic. His latest book, RoBot Magic, will be released in October 2021! His newest robotic magic creations for social media have garnered a lot of attention! Meet Automabot, the cardboard robot magician: