The Reading Rocks Magic Show is a unique blend of stage magic, comedy, popular music and audience participation. Showcasing both the classics and today's popular children's literature such as Dr. Seuss' "Cat in the Hat", "Percy and Jackson and the Lightning Thief", "Tony Hawk's 900 Revolution", "The Chocolate Touch" and the smash hit....."The Strange Case of "Origami Yoda"! Perfect for libraries, elementary schools, family reading nights and special events.
International Magician and illusionist
Joe Holiday is an award winning magician who has been working in the entertainment industry for over twenty five years. With his busy work schedule Joe makes hundreds of performances yearly for thousands of audiences all over the world. From Singapore and Seoul South Korea to the casino's of his hometown in Atlantic City, where Joe has been a featured performer at both the Trump Plaza and Showboat Casino Hotels.
Joe has appeared on international television and was the featured guest star in Hararh's multi-million dollar Illusion show "Mega Magic". The summer long run was seen by over a million people throughout Asia. Headlining on major cruise ships and appearing for corporate and industrial companies such as, Realage.com, Bradley Caldwell Inc. and the Trump Organization, Joe has been hailed as the redefinition of “HIP” in magic.
Amusement parks such as Fantasy Island in Beach Haven New Jersey, Kennywood Park in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania and Six Flags American in Largo Maryland have all repeatedly book Joe for several seasons to entertain their guests with his “Family Friendly” approach to magic and comedy.
In 2009 Joe had the honor and privilege to make several performances in Seoul South Korea for our men and women stationed on US military bases overseas with his full Illusion show
Reading Rocks Book List
Houdini on Magic, Author: Harry Houdini
The Chocolate Touch, Author: Patrick Skene Catling
Fairly Fairy Tales, Author: Esme Raji Codell
Tony Hawk’s 900 Revolution, Author: Donnie Lemke
The Origami Yoda, Author: Tom Angleberger
Percy Jackson / Lightning Thief, Author: Rick Riordan
The Flying Hockey Stick, Author: Jolly Roger Bradfield
Approximately 45 minutes
Elementary School & Middle School
Assembly Theme: Literary Arts, Magic
I just wanted to touch base with you about Joe Holiday, Reading Rocks. He was fantastic! I would highly recommend him to anyone. Very professional, punctual, and the kids loved him. See you March 4.
Thanks - Jennifer Elliott