Cosentino is Australia’s most successful magician, illusionist and escape artist. He has been recognised as “the most dominant figure currently in Australian entertainment” and now Cosentino is quickly becoming a giant on the world stage.

A true entertainment trailblazer, Cosentino was the first Australian magician to have his own TV shows. He has written, produced and starred in nine highly successful prime-time specials, which have now been broadcast in over 40 countries and seen by over 500 million people.

Cosentino has appeared on every major television show and media outlet across Australia making him a household name and one of the country’s most recognisable entertainers.

Join Cosentino as he performs death-defying escapes that will thrill your senses, mind-boggling stage illusions and cutting-edge street magic that twists your view of reality.

Australia’s world-renowned entertainer and International Magician of the Year, Cosentino, is returning to perform his brand new, 90-minute live show Deception.

His trademark blend of dance and magic with a touch of hilarious audience participation will take you on a journey that will captivate fans, new and old, until the very last mind-bending moment. Now recognised as Australia’s most successful magician, Cosentino has spent the last three years touring to packed houses and rave reviews around the world, while his prime-time TV specials have now been seen by over 100 million people.

Cosentino has won multiple Merlin Awards, which are the highest accolades in the magic industry and are presented by the International Magician's Society in New York. Previous winners include David Copperfield, Criss Angel and Penn & TellerCosentino was the runner up on Australia’s Got Talent in 2011, the winner of Dancing With The Stars Australia in 2013 and had a starring role in the Jackie Chan film Bleeding Steel, which debuted #1 at the Chinese box office.

“Revolutionised the art of magic in Australia, making it one of the hottest genres in primetime.” The Today Show
An international phenomenon.” TVNZ
Australia’s best magic showman, one of the finest in the world.” Men's Style Magazine
  • AGE RECOMMENDATION:

    Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an Adult.

  • WARNING:

    Strobe lighting and smoke/fog will be used in this performance.

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Admission Admission $90.15 Family^ $300.52

^Family price includes 2 Adults + 2 Children 5-16yrs. Must purchase 4 tickets in one transaction.

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