Ed Alonzo

Ed Alonzo set to return to Kings Island in 2013!

January 13, 2013- 4:50pm

Back by popular demand, award-winning magician, Ed Alonzo will be returning to the Kings Island Theater with a fast-paced comedy, magic and dance revue. Alonzo will be returning with all-new magic tricks, dance numbers and other surprises.

Last summer in the Kings Island Theater, Ed Alonzo’s Psycho Circus of Magic & Mayhem brought in and engaged numerous park visitors with vanishing acts and stunts that left the audience in amazement.

Some may recognize Alonzo from the TV sitcom “Saved by the Bell” (1989 to 1990) as Max, a proprietor/magician of the local restaurant, The Max. Alonzo has received the award of “Stage Magician of the Year” two times and the award of “Comedy Magician of the Year,” from the internationally recognized Academy of Magical Arts (AMA).

Alonzo, from Southern California has a resume full of TV guest roles in shows such as, ‘Head of the Class,’ ‘Totally Hidden Video,’ ‘Full House,’ ‘Murphy Brown’ and ‘Xula.’ Alonzo is no stranger to TV appearances as he has appeared in more than 100 major TV variety and talk shows including, ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show, ‘Top Chef Masters’ and ‘The Late Show with Craig Ferguson.’

Alonzo has been around the world showing off his magic with stops in Brazil, Malaysia and Athens, Greece where he had a three-month engagement at the Gilano Music Theater. Alonzo has also toured with Britney Spears, who played the role of the magician’s assistant. He created illusions and performed on Spears’ “The Circus” tour. Alonzo also was hired by Michael Jackson to create illusions for his O2 London concert in 2009, ‘This Is It.’

Stay tuned for more info on this show (dates and times TBA) and other live entertainment opportunities at the park for this summer!