"the best kids magician in the world!! -David Blaine
as seen on Sesame Street, Universal Kids, HGTV, and more!
S.T.E.A.M. infused theater shows,
school assemblies, and more.
virtual + in-person with safety measures.
ALL-AGES PERFORMER • Creator • Author
CHOOSE YOUR Mario experience:
the NEW BOOK
Mario "the Maker Magician Marchese" is a NY-based touring family performer and author 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, who calls him "the best kids magician in the world!!" he is the author of The maker magician's handbook and a new book entitled Robot Magic, which is set for a December 2021 release. Both books are published by Make Community, LLC, leaders in the Maker Movement and the folks behind Make: Magazine. Additionally, Mario's lecture for magicians won him the 2020 lecture of the year award from penguin magic.
His newest robotic magic creations for social media have garnered a lot of attention! Meet Automabot, the cardboard robot magician.
It's a family business, through and through! The "Mario the Maker Magician" brand is a collaborative effort between Mario, his wife, Katie, and their two children, Gigi and Bear (the real bosses.) They tour together, invent together, and dream together.
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