Matt The Knife
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Matt The Knife

Providence, Rhode Island, United States

Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Band Comedy Comedy



The best kept secret in music


"Just Do It! Pick of the Week"

With his audience-participatory feats of mentalism and escapism... he uses a silver tongue as sharp as the blades he swallows to discuss the manipulation of cards and minds alike. - Philadelphia City Paper

"Guinness World Records"

In my long career as an adjudicator I've never met someone so willing to go beyond his limits! - Marco Frigatti, Head of Records

"Johnson & Wales University (N. Miami Campus)"

I was on the edge of my seat! The show was great. - Marshall Freeman, Student Activities Coordinator

"Cleveland Institute of Art"

After years in this industry I know of no other that will literally come to campus and spend 10-15 hours with students promoting the show. What your competitors offer pales in comparison. - LeAnn Starlin-Galea

"California State University- Channel Islands Campus"

He makes YOU feel like the star! - Wendy Morrison

"APCA Winner for "Best Programming Board""

He is awesome! I would recommend him to all! - Michael Kyles, CAB President

"The Discovery Channel"

He's no stranger to danger! - US, Canadaian, and Latin American Divisions

"Ripley's Believe It Or Not"

Matt The Knife stands out as unique, off beat, and sometimes totally bizarre... dynamic... wonderfully refreshing... he can mesmerize an audience for hours! - Tim O'Brien, Vice President of Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

"APCA Advisor of the Year"

Two thumbs way up!
- Jason Leader, Southeastern Louisiana University

" Alex Roemer, Zauberkabinett"

"This was weird stuff... but veeeeeerrrrrryyyy interesting! In fact it's a new experience in Germany because we do not have many, if any, shows like it!" - Germany



Matt The Knife isn't your usual entertainer and this isn't your typical show. He's the intense performer that's part comedian, part magician, and part mind reader - all jam packed into one wild, unforgettable event that has 100% AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION THE ENTIRE NIGHT!!!

He takes the stage by storm and leaves your audience gasping for air with his unique style of improvisational comedy and unbelievable magic that’s branded him with the reputation of always delivering the perfect blend of high-octane charisma, spot-on comedic timing, and rarefied mysticism that both his clients and fans have come to love. It’ll set your crowd on fire and leave everyone raving long after they've gone home!

Audience members eagerly participate as Matt thrills with an array of inconceivable stunts, astounds with advanced sleight-of-hand, and leaves the theater stunned with his unorthodox techniques to both read & influence minds.

Campus Activities Boards know that this is who to book when you need the very best in incredible, interactive entertainment that students will actually WANT to attend.



Matt The Knife (often referred to as "MTK") is the outrageous comedian, mentalist, & magician that's known for his trademark brand of wit that blends intense charisma with wickedly humorous improvisation and unique performance art.

As a 3X "Novelty Entertainer of the Year" nominee he's thrilled audiences with 1000+ performances across 17 countries on 4 continents and has gone on to shatter more Guinness World Records than any other magician ever - a mind-blowing total of TWELVE!

Matt has also been featured by more than 50 national & international media outlets including Discovery Channel, The Wall Street Journal, NBC, New York Post, ESPN Magazine, History Channel, Ripley's Believe It or Not!, CNN, Cartoon Network's Adult Swim, National Geographic, CCTV (China), Rai Tre (Italy) and The BBC (UK). He was even an answer on America's favorite game show, JEOPARDY!