Mark Mitton creates customized magical presentations that make corporate and private events meaningful and memorable. Having trained with the greatest masters of magic and comedy and worked around the world for over 25 years, he knows how to get a crowd going, and how to provide the perfect magical touch in the right place at the right time. Clients like PepsiCo, Wachovia Bank and AT&T keep coming back to Mark for his astounding sleight-of-hand, his hilarious humor, and his easygoing style that enchants and dazzles audiences.
His versatility has allowed him to perform for business leaders, star athletes and Nobel-prize winners at intimate and large-scale events; at festivals in Europe and Asia; at the Olympic Games; in war-torn Liberia and in hospital wards around New York City.
As a magic and special effects consultant, he has made Will Smith appear in the middle of Times Square, directed a freak-show opening circus for Aerosmith, and taught sleight-of-hand and created special effects for Tony Shalhoub, Stanley Tucci, John Travolta and John Lithgow. He has created magic for film, television, the Broadway stage, and New York's 'Shakespeare in the Park' festival, and he has acted opposite Susan Lucci on ‘All My Children’.
Mark was born in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada, grew up in Superior, Wisconsin, and holds an Economics degree from Haverford College.