A classically trained actor and former street juggler, David Kovac specializes in combining sophisticated humor with cleverly crafted magic routines. Thoughtful, articulate and with perfect comic precision, Mr. Kovac conjures up wonderfully entertaining feats involving newspapers, numbers, borrowed bank notes, secret envelopes, and the world’s most impossible card tricks … His deft, dapper performance style is drawn from the very best traditions of vaudeville and refined variety theatre, and he shines in the role of Emcee.
A full-time performer currently based in Chicago, notable hometown venues range from Second City, Millennium Park, and The Green Mill to Mayne Stage, The Museum of Contemporary Art and the popular Navy Pier (where he has given over 1000 public performances). The Chicago Tribune named David Kovac a “Trickster Hero,” and his act has since been featured in New York City and at the famed Magic Castle in Hollywood, CA.
David Kovac has played the role of magical host and corporate spokesperson nationally and internationally, and his distinctive voice and likeness have been featured in numerous radio and television commercials. Recent professional travels include voyages to Australia, New Zealand, South America, the Caribbean and Western Europe; In the year 2014, Mr. Kovac will visit Japan, Singapore, and Malaysia.