"Chicago's Official Magic Man!"
– The Chicago Sun-Times
Award-winning, Third-Generation Magician and Mentalist Dennis Watkins travels the country bringing world-class magical entertainment to companies, organizations and private clients looking to create truly unforgettable special events.
Each and every performance of The Magic Parlour is performed by Dennis Watkins, giving all guests the same high-caliber experience each weekend.
Dennis is a Company Member with The House Theatre of Chicago, where he has written, acted, directed, and performed in over 21 world-premiere productions. He has reprised his role as one of America’s greatest magicians in The House’s production of Death & Harry Houdini, including the death-defying nightly performance of the Water Torture Cell, in over 150 performances in both Chicago and Miami.
Watkins worked closely with The House Theatre of Chicago and his good friend Nathan Allen to create his critically-acclaimed one-man-show, The Magic Parlour. The show is now in its 8th year at downtown Chicago's historic Palmer House Hilton Hotel.