Maximum laughter and applause are Will's goal as he performs as the 'Master of Variety' in a one-man show that is guaranteed to be a highlight of any event. This family friendly act direct from Las Vegas, combines magic, juggling and comedy in one fast paced show.
The show quickly evolves from the standard comedy magic act into something else as Will claims to be the master of some other skill that he displays to the audience with his own unique delivery. Whether it is with his dry wit, improvisational skills with the audience or just showing off his pure skill accompanied to music, Will keeps the audience on the edge of their seats as only a seasoned professional can.
Length: Will's most requested show length is 30 to 45 minutes which is the perfect length for most audiences. But shows can be up to an hour or even longer with support acts.
Venues: Will's act can work for just about any audience and venue. He has been a huge hit in shows on the Las Vegas strip, cruise ships, corporate events, colleges, fairs, festivals, amusement parks, resorts and more. His show is self contained and technical requirements can be kept to a minimum without losing any entertainment value.
Customization: Every show is geared to your specific audience and venue. Will can also completely customize his show to fit your theme or topic. Whether it be adding a special message thru his script, adding additional illusions or routines, or something as simple as a costume request or using a particular audience member for a routine.
*** Bio ***
Thousands of audiences of all ages and back grounds have enjoyed the magic, juggling and comedy of Will Roya. His variety of skill, versatility and unique comic delivery continues to enthrall audiences around the world with his antics and artistry.
His career was launched in High School when he presented a magic show for a fine arts class. The show was such a hit, that he decided to pursue entertaining professionally. While studying at the University of Vermont, he expanded his clientele to all parts of Vermont. During this time, Will also developed his other skills such as juggling, balloon sculpting, and unicycling.
After graduation in 1999, it was a true turning point in Will's life and career. He decided to move to Las Vegas with no job and no connections. After working at a magic shop for six months to pay the bills, Will finally got a break on a cruise ship line and headlined for Princess Cruises for over a year.
Having honed his act on the ships, but wanting to limit his travel, Will started producing shows that he would perform in, becoming the youngest producer and headliner in Las Vegas in the process. After starring in his most recent show 'Spotlight' for over a year he once again took his act on the road in 2006 performing a 2 month tour of resorts in the Dominican Republic, then a 5 month contract as 'the Ultimate One-Man Variety Show' at the Six Flags amusement park in St. Louis.
Will continues to entertain corporate and VIP clients in Las Vegas and around the world between his long term contracts. When not performing, improving his act or spending time with his family, Will uses his spare time producing and starring in instructional DVDs on magic, juggling and other related skills.
Every show presents a new challenge to Will as he tries to make each show better than his last, putting his full effort and heart into every performance. He looks forward to taking his show to the next level and eventually his own TV series. Will lives by the motto 'if you don't take a chance, you don't have a chance and when his new clients take a chance on Will they are never disappointed.
*** Select Client Quotes ***
'Your talented, genuine performance was a hit with our clients and guests.' -Jeannette Poe, Urdang Capital Management
'I would recommend your show for any type of venue!' -Lisa Dudding, South Florida Fair
'Extremely entertaining and we all enjoyed the expertise of his magic show.' -Linda Hoy, Valentine Construction
'Your sense of humor was enjoyed by everyone, very professional.' -Janice M. Little, Loomis, Fago & Co.
'A smashing success. His humor and talent as a magician was remarkable.' -Ted Baker, Las Vegas Rotary Club
'Will's professional attitude and adaptability proved invaluable.' -David Novich, Foster Productions
'An unforgettable assistance in our sale effort at our recent convention in Las Vegas.' -Keith Toll, Microporous Products
'His magic act is truly unforgettable. We are still talking about it.' -Nadine Freihofer, Angel Park Golf Club
'Will not only displayed the ability to work a crowd but was also a true professional.' -Roger Heater, Las Vegas Live
'Very talented and very funny.' -Neil Roberts, Princess Cruises
'All were impressed with you and your magic skills' -Greg Schifferle, IBM