Gary Ferrar is an acclaimed mentalist and magician who's as comfortable headlining for multi-billion dollar companies (Burberry, Morgan Stanley, Ralph Lauren) as he is performing for a casual rooftop event. A member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians, Gary has performed on Fox News Channel and America's Got Talent, and serves as a magic consultant for national television commercials and theater productions. In addition to performing, Gary also provides private lessons on magic theory to celebrities and teaches on
About.com. He has a degree in Performing Arts from Hofstra University and his love for theater and improvisation is highlighted in each performance. Gary loves hiking the midwest, skiing in Vermont, landscape photography, and raising his incredible son, Wesley, who often dominates his Instagram
WHAT TO EXPECT?
You don't have to be a mind reader! Expect nothing less than complete satisfaction! Gary's years of experience make him one of the most captivating performers you can hire. He wakes up every morning craving to go to work, which makes him (officially) the luckiest man in the world. He absolutely loves what he does and it shows in every performance. Get a deeper look into Gary's process through his written interview with
Catapult Magazine, or his exclusive video interview for
Since you've made it this far, here's a rare photo from my very first PAID appearance, juggling for a friend's birthday party. Luckily my sense of fashion has improved as much as my magic has. I promise I won't wear these shorts to your event (unless you want me to...)
Head over to YouTube, where (when I'm not crazy busy) I vlog. You can also check out videos like this one, of my grandfather (Ed Ferrar) on the Tonight Show with Johnny Carson. Ed was my first publicist, billing me as a "magician direct from New York City" when I was 9 years old.