MORE THAN TRICKS.
WonderBash is a magic convention set in Grand Rapids, MI for magicians who are serious about making the most out of their magic and performances. With the byline, "More Than Tricks," WonderBash is dedicated to helping magicians go beyond the next sleight, build meaningful relationships with other magicians, think outside the box, and much more.
Alex Ramon has mesmerized millions around the world with his magic, which has been described as, “Mystifying” byThe New York Times and “Mind-Bending”by theLos Angeles Times.In May 2020,Alex received a CBS Sunny Award for“Creativity during Shelter in Place” for his Virtual Magic shows! For over 2 years Alex headlined his show‘Illusion Fusion,’ at the Horizon ResortCasino in South Lake Tahoe. His show became the #1 attraction in Tahoe on bothYELP and TripAdvisor.
ALEX RAMON & MJ
With an entrepreneurial career that spans over four decades, Tom Burgoon has wowed and impressed audiences coast to coast both on land and sea. His unique brand of comedy and magic has been showcased for cruise lines to corporate clients such as 3M, Coca Cola and NASA. From comedy clubs and stage events in Las Vegas, Reno and L.A. to performing for President George W. Bush at the Inaugural Ball in Washington D.C..
Half-magician, half-comedian Jonathon LaChance, has made a career out of simultaneously blowing minds and splitting sides at theaters and festivals across the country! He made Fool us history on Penn & Teller: Fool US on season 8 and he's also been seen on the NBC The Today Show, ABC and Fox programming.
MORE PERFORMERS TBA SOON
WonderBash was created as a weekend of entertainment, fellowship and thought-provoking lectures and discussions that we hope will further you as a performer on all aspects. We have several other surprises in store that I can’t wait to announce. Come ready to discuss, jam and network with other like-minded entertainers that want to succeed and continue to be the best they can. I look forward to welcoming you to Grand Rapids in April, 2023!
WE'VE GOT ALL THIS AND MORE!
3 Stage Shows @ Wealthy Theatre (Full shows from Alex Ramon and more performers TBA)
Exclusive Book (only available to WonderBash Registrants / Never to be reprinted)
SPECIAL late night events
And much MUCH more!
*More events and full schedule coming soon.
All Full WonderBash Registrants will receive the The Official 2023 WonderBash Book at no additional charge.
*Book contributors to be announced soon.
*Only Full WonderBash Registrants will receive a book.
**One book per registration.
***This is an example graphic--official book style TBD
The Residence Inn Grand Rapids Downtown
Chosen for WonderBash 2023 for it's spacious suites and short distance from Wealthy Theatre, the all-suite Residence Inn features upscale suites with full kitchens and room to eat, work and dream. Plus you can enjoy a complimentary hot breakfast, Wi-Fi, evening socials and grocery delivery service.
In an effort to make things even better than last year, we have partnered with The Residence Inn Grand Rapids Downtown, putting WonderBash registrants closer to Wealthy Theatre (where events are held) and offering complimentary breakfast, cheaper parking, and room service.
Discounted hotel rates and booking link coming soon.
*Discounts only available while rooms last
Located just 1.8 miles from The The Residence Inn Downtown, Wealthy Theatre Complex is not only a landmark, community treasure with historic significance, but a pioneer in the infusion of technology into traditional theatre. We've evolved the idea of "stage and seats" in a revolutionary way, retaining the old while embracing the new.