John Sturk

Magic Instructor

John Sturk is an award-winning magician. Specializing in close-up, stand-up, and comedy magic, John has been performing professionally since 2005. He is a member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians, Academy of Magical Arts (Magic Castle), The Magic Circle (London, UK), and currently serves as National 2nd Vice-President of the Society of American Magicians. He co-founded the Chicago Magic Lounge in 2015, and has appeared on ABC, Fox, NBC, and The Travel Channel. In addition to his magic skills, John is also a professional musician. He performs with his jazz trio, The E-Line Organ Trio, and is a musical director for many of the improv theaters in Chicago, including Comedysportz and iO.

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