Chris Funk

Chris Funk

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Edmonton, Alberta

'THE WONDERIST' | Interactive & Renowned Corporate Magician

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CHRIS FUNK BIOGRAPHY

Chris Funk, a renowned magician and entertainer, has captivated audiences worldwide with his extraordinary approach to magic. Known for his unique integration of live music and multimedia elements, Chris has become a prominent figure in the magic community. His expertise encompasses a range of captivating topics, from intricate illusions to dynamic audience engagement, making his performances both unforgettable and deeply engaging.

His professional journey is marked by notable appearances on prestigious platforms such as NBC’s “America’s Got Talent,” CW’s “Penn & Teller: Fool Us” and “Masters of Illusion,” as well as Syfy’s “Wizard Wars.” His spellbinding performances have graced the stages of Las Vegas’ Planet Hollywood, Mandalay Bay, Rio, and Tropicana casinos, along with exclusive residencies at Disney. Moreover, Chris Funk has been a central figure in the major touring production “Masters of Illusion LIVE,” showcasing his talent to audiences across the globe.

While details of his formal education remain private, His real education has been through years of honing his craft in the competitive world of magic. His commitment to continual learning and professional development is evident in his innovative use of technology and live music in his performances. This dedication to mastering his craft ensures that each of his shows offers something new and exciting, leaving audiences in awe.

His skills and expertise are truly unique. He is not only a master magician but also a talented musician, incorporating instruments like the violin, guitar, and flute into his acts. His signature show, “REDEFINING WONDER,” features live-feed cameras, interactive videos, and a blend of music and magic that creates an immersive experience. This innovative approach sets him apart in the entertainment industry, demonstrating his ability to design and deliver engaging, multifaceted presentations.

Throughout his career, Chris Funk has received numerous accolades and standing ovations, solidifying his reputation for excellence. His performances are known for their interactive nature and the seamless integration of music, which have earned him recognition from both peers and audiences alike. The critical acclaim and consistent praise highlight his contributions to the art of magic and live entertainment.

Beyond the stage, Chris Funk is passionate about inspiring and entertaining others. His dedication to his craft and his ability to connect with audiences on a personal level makes him not only a remarkable performer but also a relatable and admired figure. In his spare time, He enjoys exploring new musical instruments and technologies, continuously pushing the boundaries of his art.

In summary, his blend of magic, music, and multimedia has redefined the modern magic show. His illustrious career, filled with high-profile performances and innovative acts, reflects his profound expertise and passion for entertainment. Chris Funk remains a trailblazer in his field, captivating audiences and leaving a lasting impression wherever he performs.

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Articles & Media

Chris Funk The Wonderist Appearing on Fool Us

PembinaValley

He's performed throughout Southern Manitoba and beyond this summer. His name Chris Funk – The Wonderist. The Winnipegger has been making waves in the magic business after appearing on Wizard Wars, and is now getting set to appear on “Penn and Teller's: Fool Us” Monday night on the C-W Network.
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Chris Funk brings his spectacular magic show with live music to the Shadbolt

STIR

Finally, a magic show with live music! Chris Funk’s REDEFINING WONDER is an engaging and visceral multimedia experience that has audiences talking and scratching their heads for years afterward.
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Music and magic: Canadian illusionist combines his two passions in Redefining Wonder

Prince Albert Daily Herald

Chris Funk grew up watching magicians perform on television, but he never expected to follow in their footsteps.
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Magician Chris Funk Leaves Weyburn Wanting More!!

WEYBURN

This past Thursday legendary magician Chris Funk (The Wonderist) shocked and entertained a packed house at The Cugnet Centre in Weyburn! (Photo Gallery below)
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KNIGHT of ILLUSIONS

Citizen.lk

Chris Funk- Magician of the week- Exclusive Interview
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Chris Funk

SBC

Chris Funk The Wonderist on CTV
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Chris Funk

SBC

Intuition Influence and Illusion with Chris Funk The Wonderist
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Chris Funk Topic Presentations

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Testimonials

“BEST MAGICIAN we’ve had on the show so far! I’ve NEVER seen anything like that!”

AMERICA’S GOT TALENT - SIMON COWELL

“That was INCREDIBLE!”

BOEING

“ABSOLUTELY FANTASTIC!”

DISNEY

“SOPHISTICATION MEETS THE IMPOSSIBLE! THANK YOU!”

FORD

“Chris Funk’s magic show was mind-blowing and highly interactive. Our team LOVED the show and had an absolute blast! Chris’ energy and seamless talent truly shined and made for great end of year entertainment!”

GOOGLE

“Absolutely LOVED the show! We’d love to schedule Chris again to come perform at another upcoming event.”

AMAZON

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