Eric Thompson has been enchanting and entertaining audiences since 1981 with his unique style of magic, comedy, and illusions. He honed his talent at open mics in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Cleveland, and Akron, Ohio. He has performed shows at college campuses, comedy clubs, nightclub venues, performing arts centers, and private parties. He continues to dazzle, entertain audiences with his performance of magic and comedy.
Outside of his entertainment industry career, Eric is married Susan. He has three children; Sara, Eric Jr, and Katlyn and three grandchildren Madilyn Grace, Elliot and Grayson. While travelling abroad many years ago, he realized that many families, especially ones with kids, lack basic necessities that we take for granted in America. So, he decided to start the "Million Miles Million Smiles Tour" to help people who live in poverty around the world.
From a small comedy club to a full auditorium Eric’s act can be adapted for any audience or any occasion. Eric has been the headline performer abnd the opening act during his long career as an entertainer.
Turn your corporate or organiztion's event into a distinctive experience your colleagues and members will talk about for months to come. Eric is happy to customize the show to match the tone or theme of the event, and to incorporate your message.
Eric has taken his talents to communities on several continents around the world in such far-reaching places as Guatemala, Mexico, Cuba, Haiti, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, St. Maarten, The Bahamas, Martinique, Burkina Faso, West Africa and more.
Eric is an accomplished comedic magician, a veteran of hundreds of venues including comedy clubs, theaters, college campuses and corporate events. His distinctive variety of humor and his individual flair has brought rave reviews from audiences and media alike.
With no designs on slowing down after thirty years of entertaining audiences everywhere, Eric still takes great pleasure and pride in entertaining and amazing each audience he encounters.Contact Us Today!
Eric would be thrilled to bring laughter to your next event or show.