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30 minute magic classes

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55 simbi per session - Virtual OK

We can coordinate a skype or messenger call and I can sit down with you and teach you a few easy to learn magic tricks. I am a professional magician and have hundreds if not thousands of hours teaching magic. 27 years of performing full time as a magician in corporate and private events.

I will teach you some great starter magic tricks that will get you on the road to blowing the minds of your friends an family.

My magic classes can be done in person within the Denver metro area at a public meet up coffee house venue. OR virtually over Skype. I have done both and they have worked wonderfully. I am currently trying to put together a PDF file as well as an added value supplement. Anyone who has taken a class with me or who does take a class with me will receive this PDF as part of the Class.

Training & Qualifications


Full time professional magician and part time communications educator at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. I work in three different restaurants performing magic for customers. Restaurant clients pay to have me perform for their guests. During the weekends and week I have other magic gigs that I do for both public and private events. I have over 27 years of professional experience and my communication skills fit right into my work as a magician.

Availability & Preferences


Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays during the day from 9 am until noon.

Trading Preference: I’m flexible, just hit me up!

Reviews of Dennis


Joey received Session of 30 minute magic classes from Dennis
Feb 24, 2017
Excellent teacher, communicator. Delivered on his promises and more. A pleasure to do business qith Dennis and I will most assuredly deal with him aga...in. show more
Cara received Unit of Make a wizard or magician wand from Dennis
Feb 21, 2017
Dennis was kind and helpful. He asked specific questions to figure out what I wanted. I look forward to receiving my wand.
Brandon received Unit of Make a wizard or magician wand from Dennis
Feb 20, 2017
Great wand! Very good person to work with!
Ruby received Unit of Make a wizard or magician wand from Dennis
Feb 08, 2017
Dennis is very talented and great to collaborate with. I am excited to receive the wands! :)
Amanda sold Men's Shave Kit to Dennis
Feb 07, 2017
Thanks Dennis!
Bailey received Unit of Make a wizard or magician wand from Dennis
Feb 06, 2017
Oh my god the wand Dennis made me is SO cool! Whoever you are, you NEED one. Your life is probably not complete until you have one. Expelliarmis! Repe...llo Muggletum! Beautiful handiwork, and the wood he used for the wand is simply gorgeous. Mine is 14 and 1/4 inches long, and made of oak. show more
Luna received Unit of Make a wizard or magician wand from Dennis
Feb 03, 2017
Working with Dennis was a wonderful experience! He was flexible, friendly, and respectful, and he went out of his way to customize my wand according t...o the specs I'd given him even when he ran into issues with local availability of the wood type I had requested. Great person and talented craftsman :)show more
Reese provided Unit of Quick Cartoon Face Sketch of You! for Dennis
Feb 03, 2017
Smooth transaction, thank you!
Sandra received Unit of Make a wizard or magician wand from Dennis
Jan 26, 2017
Dennis was extremely friendly! Has a wonderful attitude and a fantastic Talent!
Sable provided Unit of Drawings (pencil) for Dennis
Jan 21, 2017
Dennis was very kind and paid me the remaining Simbi for the drawing once it FINALLY arrived! So glad that he liked the drawing, and I hope his son do...es as well (:show more


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About Dennis Vander Houwen

I am a full time comedy magician who performs magic in restaurants and for public and private events. My other work includes working as a communications educator at the University of Colorado. I tea...ch medical students communication skills and have a passion for understanding effective communication. For fun I enjoy Tenkara fly fishing, playing my ukulele, camping , hiking, and hanging out with my son and wife. I love bow ties, embrace a lifestyle of simplicity and minimalism, drink great coffee, am somewhat of a beer snob, enjoy a good scotch and nice night out under the stars. Recently I started a cottage business making artisan magic wands for magicians and wizarding folk. I enjoy do it your self projects and love making my own things. I like to write, have a blog and one published magazine article under my belt. I am a veteran of the Gulf War where I was a combat photographer. I now mostly take pictures of fish, wildlife, landscapes and family. show more

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