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Reza - Oct. 7 at 7pm in CSU Ballroom

Reza - Oct. 7 at 7pm in CSU Ballroom

2017-09-27

 

Mankato, MN – Student Events Team and the Centennial Student Union presents world famous Reza the Illusionist to campus for Homecoming on Oct. 7 at 7 p.m. in the CSU Ballroom. Reza has the ability to connect with audiences and make his magic personal. He isn’t just an illusionist, he’s an entertainer. This show will feature large illusions that will leave the audience astounded.

                This is a free event for students, alumni, and family. Reza has sold out venues all over the United States and has been featured on television and radio in 31 countries around the world. He is from South Dakota and has been performing since he was 14. People can expect illilusions such as Reza making his assistant disappear to sawing someone in half.

Reza is recognized as one of today's most highly sought-after entertainers in the touring illusion industry, delivering innovative, engaging and spectacular performances worldwide.

Reza's recent tour and television appearances have astounded over 20 million viewers from across the World on networks such as MTV, A&E, The CW, PBS, Reelz, CX, Fuji, and Telemundo as well as live venues including the Alamodome (San Antonio), Philips Arena (Atlanta), Villanova Pavilion (Philadelphia), and Mundo Imperial Forum (Acapulco), to name a few. Additionally, Reza just completed a 100 show residency at The Starlite Theatre in Branson, MO with his new show "Edge of Illusion," a ground-breaking grand scale production which Reza simultaneously designed to connect with the audience on a personal level. "Edge of Illusion" earned Reza high acclaim and as well as being voted "2016 Magician of the Year."

Reza began making his presence felt in the world of illusion at a very young age. His focus in the art began at the early age of seven after being inspired by a magic show in his hometown of Brookings, South Dakota. By the age of fourteen, Reza was landing significant gigs performing for resorts and large corporations across the Midwest. Fast forward to present day. The once youth magician prodigy is today one of the fastest rising stars in the industry, with his mind set on changing the world's perception of magic. Reza is intriguing, engaging, and captivating. He has the ability to connect with his audiences and let them feel his magic on a personal level. He isn't just a magician. He is an entertainer.

 

Reza will be available after the show to sign autographs and take pictures. This event is family friendly where people of all ages will enjoy.

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For more information about this event, please contact Chrissy Nathan at Chrisinta.nathan@mnsu.edu or you can call Student Activities at 507-389-6076.

For MSU events: individuals with a disability, who need reasonable accommodation to participate in this event, are asked to contact the Office of Accessibility Resources at 507-389-2825 (V/TTD), 800-627-3529 or 711 (MRS/TTD) at least five days prior to the event.

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