After Dinner Speaker | Entertainment | Magic
Michael Grasso is a native of Philadelphia. His unique fusion of classic stage manipulation with live music has captured the imaginations of audiences around the world. He stands in the forefront of the coming of a new millennium, where magic has ushered in a new age of creativity and prominence.
Mr. Grasso began studying magic almost 27 years ago and has since been on a personal quest to push his art to the highest level of skill and originality. He's not about tricks, he's about real magic. With his powerful and cutting-edge style, he has gained international notoriety, performing around the globe in diverse venues for crowds as large as twenty thousand.
Michael Grasso's talents have been featured on numerous television series and special broadcasts on both cable and network television. On TLC's series Magic's Greatest Illusions he introduced a crew of his "Gen X Magical Peers" to the world. This led to starring roles on NBC hit series Hidden Magic, Them, and the ultra-cool MTV's Room 401, produced by Ashton Kutcher. He most recently competed on NBC's highest rated summer television series, America's got Talent becoming the first magician to ever advance to a top ten finalist. Following the show he and the other nine finalists completed a 28 city tour across the U.S.
Mr. Grasso has established himself as a dynamic stage presence, captivating audiences with his skill and charm from Hollywood's "Magic Castle", nightclubs in New York, the beaches of Aruba, the bustling streets of India to major casinos in Las Vegas and Atlantic City.
The future of magic is bright and Michael Grasso is one of the true shining stars in a new generation of conjurors around the world.