Magician Daniel Martin to Perform at Hansen
August 24, 2011
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. –The Illinois Wesleyan University Office of Student Activities will
bring magician and escape artist Daniel Martin to campus on Sept. 9. The event, which
is free and open to the public, will take place at 8 p.m. at Hansen Student Center
(300 Beecher St., Bloomington).
Nominated by Campus Activities Magazine as “Entertainer of the Year,” Martin has gained widespread popularity among college
campuses. His performance involves a combination of interactive magic, exhilarating
escapes, and sarcastic improvisations. Utilizing constant audience participation,
Martin’s act includes tricks such as stopping fired paintballs in mid-air and pushing
glass bottles through audience members’ stomachs.
Described by his peers as one of the most creative acts performing today, Martin has
been featured on NBC, CBS, ESPN, and VH1. For more information on Martin, visit his
website at www.martinmagic.com.
For further information on the event, contact the Office of Student Activities at
Contact: Natalya Grabavoy, ’13 (309) 556-3181