These goos are from the Illusions category, people famous for stage magic, feats of endurance and escape, and other tricks of the eye. Browse another way.

Criss Angel

I believe his stage show is designed to freak your mind. Go »

David Blaine

This would-be modern Houdini risks life and limb (or seems to) with remarkable feats of endurance. Go »

David Copperfield

This magician, who has no relation to a Dickens character, is known for making his relationship with a supermodel appear and disappear. Go »

Lulu Hurst

This illusionist from a southern U.S. state had a brief but wonderful career demonstrating feats of strength on stage. Go »

Penn Jillette

This magician's license plates are ATHEIST, NOGOD, and GODLESS. Go »

Penn Jillette

He conducts his magic act like a business: With a silent partner. Go »

Ricky Jay

He wasn't just a practitioner of magic until his 2018 death. He was a historian of the art. Go »

Shin Lim

This Singaporean illusionist rarely speaks in his up-close Magik act, where he manipulates cards with the manual dexterity he learned from his training as a pianist. Go »

Teller

This magician, half of a famous duo, will never tell you the secrets of his magic show, or tell you anything else while he's on stage. Go »

The Amazing Johnathan

This magician will use every trick in the book to get you to laugh. Go »