Chad Long

Chad Long has performed & lectured all over the world. He's worked professionally in bars, nightclubs, restaurants, private ...parties, corporate functions, trade shows and cruise-ships. His debut performance at the Magic Castle received rave reviews, and he performed regularly at Malone's Magic Bar in South Florida. His convention appearances include the IBM, SAM, Hank Lee's Cape Cod Conclave, British IBM, Magi-Fest, A-1, Abbott's, Blackpool, SCAM, PCAM, SEAM, and the Tokyo Close-up Convention, to name just a few. In December of '98, Chad took 1st place in Ron McMillan's "International Close-Up Competition" in London, England, and in May of '99, Chad was featured on the cover of Magic Magazine.

His material has been published in MAGIC, Linking Ring, M.O., Arcane, Trapdoor, The Looking Glass and M.U.M. He's also contributed effects to several books and videos, including "Magic for Dummies", as well as the "Art of Astonishment" trilogy and the “Astonishment Project” DVDs by Paul Harris.

Chad's fast-paced lecture combines a high-energy performance along with humorous explanations to bring an enjoyable experience to all. It's filled with both close-up and stand-up effects using everyday objects such as cards, coins, dart guns, pens, rubber bands, keys, spray paint, finger rings, lint brushes, matches and more! This material has been honed by years of performance and there is truly something for everyone!