Mike D'Urzo is an international award winning magician & mentalist. As the founder and creative director of Mega Magic, he performs in hundreds of shows annually for some of the largest corporations, theaters, theme parks, festivals and television networks across Canada and the United States. Mike was the winner of the 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015 "Performer of the Year" award presented by Festivals & Events Ontario. He was the winner of the 2014 "Canadian Entertainer of the Year" award by the Canadian Events Industry Awards. He was awarded in the "Top 10 Magicians Worldwide" by the Wedding Industry Experts Awards and the 2015 Reader's Choice Awards for "Favorite Entertainer" by Canadian Special Events. He was also named in the top 5 magicians in Toronto by BLOG TO. Mike is a member of the prestigious Canadian Association of Magicians and the International Brotherhood of Magicians.
His unique style of magic and a modernized approach have made him a popular form of entertainment at virtually every type of event. He performed in an international tour across China for over half a million people! His magic has been featured across Canada on the Comedy Network, Global, CTV, City TV, OMNI TV, YTV, the W Network, MTV, Rogers Television and Fuse TV in the United States. He appeared on "Canada's got Talent" on City TV and placed in the top 2 % of all acts across Canada. He was voted as the "Season Champion" on the hit TV show "Keys to the VIP" from viewers across the country. He was awarded a trip to Las Vegas where he had the chance to perform and meet some the world's greatest magicians. His magic was also featured on YTV's hit show "Zoink'd" and "Come Dine with Me" on the W Network.
He appeared on Breakfast Television and the Morning Show on Global TV as the feature magician promoting the film, "The Incredible Burt Wonderstone" released by Warner Bros. Mike was the feature act at the Canadian National Exhibition on the Variety Stage. He was also the headliner at the Mount Forest Fireworks Festival- a show for over 10,000 people! He has also performed for various events including the Rogers Cup, New Year's in Labrador City and numerous national corporate conferences & galas across Canada and the United States. He currently has a headline show at Falls Avenue Resort in Casino Niagara with nightly sold out shows of over 1000 guests!
His full production theater show "Mind Kontrol" premiered in Toronto and has attained great success over the years. The show was created to put twists on the classics of magic and has been featured at some of the most prestigious theaters & events across the country. The show was taken to new levels with Z103.5 FM coming on board as the official sponsor along with NOW Magazine.
After graduating with an honours in Specialized Communications from York University, D'Urzo worked with Sony Pictures- Columbia TriStar Films hosting movie launch parties and premieres across Canada for some of Hollywood's top celebrities including Sean Penn, Will Ferrell, Dustin Hoffman and Robin Williams. D'Urzo has also performed at some of the most exclusive gala shows and private parties for the Toronto International Film Festival.