KEVIN JOHNSON

THIS SPEAKER'S SET FEE PLACES HIM/HER WITHIN THE RANGE OF:

$7,500 and under
 
TRAVELS FROM: California

VIDEOS:
No videos listed.

Categories

After Dinner Speaker | Entertainment | Humor

Biography

Kevin Johnson has been a ventriloquist nearly all his life. It all started when he was 9 years old, after his parents gave him his first pull-string dummy for Christmas. Having no formal training, he taught himself the art of ventriloquism over a 4-year period. He developed his technique from a parrot. It intrigued him that parrots could speak so clearly without the use of lips. So he re-learned how to speak all together with the use of his tongue and his throat. Is it any wonder that his two closest friends, Clyde and Matilda are birds?

Mr. Johnson's grandfather, Harley Noles, who performed magic shows throughout Colorado, introduced him to the stage. He told Kevin, "If you get good enough, you can open for my show." At the age of 13, he opened for his grandfather with a 5-minute act with a wooden puppet (Raymond), that his grandfather made for him.

A new character has recently been added to Kevin Johnson's show as a tribute to his grandfather, right down to his name, Harley. Adult audiences love this guy. He holds nothing back and believes he is a real ladies man.

Although you'll never see Mr. Johnson's mouth move, the real magic happens with the believability of his characters. You'll fall in love with Matilda, laugh hysterically with Clyde, and relate awkwardly with Harley. Throughout his show you'll see and experience different variations of ventriloquism. From an audience participant becoming one of his puppets to a magical drawing board coming to life, his show is a hit to every age. He has a unique ability to appeal to children, seniors, and everyone in between.

Kevin Johnson is mostly recognized from his 2006 appearance on NBC's primetime show America's Got Talent. His "Godzilla Theater" amazed more than 18 million viewers and Simon Cowell told him, "America loves you."

In February 2007, Mr. Johnson achieved one of his lifelong goals when he appeared on The Late Show with David Letterman. He recently finished a 9-year run at San Diego's Legoland California Theme Park where he performed 8,824 shows. He is currently performing during the Summer Nights at Busch Gardens Tampa.

Legoland California nominated Kevin Johnson for the Big E Awards through IAAPA, the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions, and won the honor of "Best Male Performer" in 2004 and 2006! He is the only performer to be recognized twice.

From corporate events to cruise ships, Kevin Johnson has always been known for his "clean comedy" and is loved and appreciated by audiences of all ages.

Live chat by BoldChat
My Favorite Speakers
 

Similar Speaker

Dick Hardwick
One of the most sought-after corporate and special event comedians in the country, Dick Hardwick has recently returned from an Around the World Tour with Lee Greenwood and the New England Patriot Cheerleaders for the United States Air Force Reserve.
More>>

Russell Kennedy
Russell Kennedy, M.D. earned his medical degree from the University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario, Canada in 1991, graduating as president of his medical class. After graduation he moved back to his hometown of Victoria, BC for internship
More>>

Steve Kelley
For twenty years, Steve Kelley served as political cartoonist for The San Diego Union and its later incarnation, The San Diego Union-Tribune. His work was syndicated nationwide, overseas, and enjoyed wide publication in newspapers and magazines including The New
More>>

Loretta LaRoche
Loretta LaRoche is an acclaimed speaker, author, and international stress management and humor consultant. She has evoked wit and irreverent humor on her audience for over 30 years. Using humor to reframe a stressful situation, she captures a
More>>


TRANSLATE:

The luxury christian louboutin schuhe can make you perfect in your life. I just like Christian Louboutin Schuhe.

Also, while I simply cannot justify the purchase of replica watches based on its complications alone (I'm long past that excuse), a second time zone has become something that I actually use. But would I take these Replica Watches anywhere or is it too ostentatious?

Cartier's achievements in Swiss Fake Rolex Watchmaking are the fruit of a constantly innovative approach at the service of highly distinctive aesthetics. You should know men always like watches. They will cost much for fake watches. Sometimes men also like best replica watches in fact. And sometimes you may need replica watches when you went out. The luxury replica watches can make you perfect in your life. I just like Replica Watches for some reasons! Their freedom and importance have enabled the representation of time with replica watches market. The pieces that adhere to the replica watches uk highest standards.You may like designer replica watches online. They are high quality replica watches to men. Its past as an inventor has given rise to a style that favours volume and shapes. All kinds of Replica Watches UK store for sale.