The Magic of Andy Amyx
Hired 56 times
28 years in business
Top Pro status
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Jul - Dec
Photos and Videos
35 photos and 2 videos
Corporate / business,
Fashion / jewelry,
Portrait / headshot,
Interior architecture / real estate,
Exterior architecture / landscape,
Andy was excellent ... very professional. He performed at our sons 10th birthday party in a private room dining room. All of the guests were impressed with Andy. He interacted with adults and children 10-15years old. I would recommend him to anyone looking for a professional.Nov 23, 2019Verified
Great entertainer! Our entire team enjoyed his magic. Thank you Andy.Dec 16, 2019Verified
Andy was very professional: on time and clear on how to set up our home for the best experience possible. His show was well rehearsed and timed, and was fun and interactive for all ages at my son’s 9th birthday party. All my guests had a great time! Thank you, Andy!May 27, 2019Verified
We had a great experience working with Andy on short notice. Amazing show and did a great job getting the group (including kids) involved. Would definitely work with Andy again.Jul 19, 2018Verified
Andy was a big hit at our company halloween party! He mingled and entertained guest with a natural flow and even added some spooky themed magic.Oct 29, 2018Verified
- What types of customers have you worked with?I have worked for the top executives and CEOs in the high-tech industry,movie stars from Morgan Freeman to Hugh Hefner to Demi Moore, Bruce Willis Tom Cruise the cast of That 70 show. and of course I perform for the most intimate private events in people's private homes.
- What advice would you give a customer looking to hire a provider in your area of work?Andy Amyx is known around the world for his dazzling and thrilling style of magic and illusions. His peers such as Lance Burton applaud his enhanced style and technique, which has fascinated many for years. His exceptional reputation in the magic industry has enabled his success. Andy's first exposure to magic was in 1978 when his uncle, an original "Bozo The Clown", gave him a deck of playing cards. Andy was intrigued with what he could do with only a deck of cards. He became fascinated with magic and he was eager to learn more. After many years of performing for family, friends, schools, and local organizations, Andy began studying at the Chavez College of Magic in La Verne, California. There he achieved the Chavez Certificate of Prestidigitation. Andy continued to perfect his magic by creating his own style of music, manipulation, and original costume. Soon he received his first award in magic from the International Brotherhood of Magicians. he took first place for his incredible stage act. This lead to other awards such as First Place at the Society of American Magicians for having the Best Manipulation Act and in later was asked to perform at the world famous Magic Castle in Hollywood, California. Since his first performance at the Magic Castle Andy has become one of the few favorites who regularly perform there. Eventually was chosen for a six-month contract at the Musgi Resorts in Japan. Since then Andy has returned to perform in Japan on numerous other occasions. In addition to Andy's international appearances he has had the pleasure of performing in Guam, The Tropicana Casino in Atlantic City, Wizards in Universal City, Bally's in Las Vegas, and The Riviera in Las Vegas. Andy has performed for private events held by Demi Moore, Bruce Willis, Morgan Freeman, Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, the cast of "That 70's Show" and many others. Andy's talents have also been used for television commercials such as for Kia and Infiniti Car Corporation. Andy has also been a consultant for several music videos most recently two videos for Madonna. His creative influences and training of doves and pigeons where used to improve and enhance the effects of the videos. In addition to his ability to perform Andy is also an instructor and renowned lecturer. Andy is a frequent instructor at the Chavez College of Magic and continues to teach private sessions with many students of magic outside of the program. Andy is proud to admit that several of his students have won numerous awards in different magic competitions around the world. Andy has also produced teaching and instructional videos and products for magicians which are distributed worldwide. Andy's future plans include continuing to entertain audiences around the world. His goals as a performer are to eventually set sail creating a contemporary spin on classic magic for those traveling by sea. Andy sums it up by saying: "I love being an entertainer, you never know the joy of being able to bring a smile to a stranger's face."