Geoff Kanick

Geoff Kanick

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Geoff Kanick is a Variety Entertainer who performs a unique blend of New Circus, Improvised Comedy, Physical Theatre, and World Class Illusion.

www.geoffkanick.com

Biography

Geoff Kanick is a Variety Entertainer who has performed magic, juggling, escapes, comedy, sideshow, and physical theatre in his series of one-man shows presented in a range of venues throughout the West Coast.

Born and raised in the Puget Sound area of Washington, Geoff has been involved in stage productions since the age of five, beginning his professional career at fourteen.  His formal training includes twelve years of classical ballet – including work with Tacoma City Ballet’s performing company in principle roles – and tutelage from top Las Vegas magicians.  

Geoff graduated from Gonzaga University with a BA in Theatre Arts having performed in numerous productions and winning awards for Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor.  He gained extensive experience in improv comedy with the collegiate troupe GUTS.

While still an undergraduate, Geoff trained at the London Dramatic Academy and later returned to London to attend the prestigious International Acting MA program at East 15 where he has studied voice, physical theatre, Shakespearean performance, and stage combat under world-renowned professionals. 

Currently, Geoff is preparing to tour his new show "Geoff Kanick: More Than Magic" throughout the US, which features a unique blend of New Circus, Improvised Comedy, Physical Theatre, and World Class Illusion.

For sneak peaks into the making of the show and to see what he's up to next follow Geoff on twitter: @LadderOnFace

www.geoffkanick.com

Discography

His first main stage Illusion Show was titled: "MAGICK" (2007) since then Geoff has created other various shows:

-"Hypothesis" (2008)

-"Something About Fate, Chance, & Luck" (2009)

-"Perpetual Nonsense" (2010)

-"Delightfully Dangerous" (2010)

-"Ghostlight" (2010)

-NEW SHOW- "Geoff Kanick: More Than Magic" (2012)

Set List

60-75mins

Highlights from the show include:
-Straight Jacket Escape
-Juggling Machetes
-Mind Reading
-Levitation
-Escape Artistry
-Improvised Comedy
-Balancing a 6ft Ladder on my Face

**This show uses tons of audience participation**