Funny Hyper Magic Boy
Named Branson’s emcee of the year for 2010, Christopher James has
appeared on CBS, NBC, and FOX. He currently headlines in Branson,
Missouri daily from May thru December aboard The Showboat Branson
Belle. Christopher performs regularly for Royal Caribbean Cruise
Line and Princess Cruise Line and has appeared in over three dozen
countries. His interactive comedy show was named the Eastern
United States Comedy Act of the Year, Stage Act of the Year, and Most
Original Entertainer. Christopher’s unique performance style and
incredibly fast wit has earned him the name “Funny Hyper Magic Boy” and
he is currently one of the most sought after U.S. performers.
Hired for a
limited one year engagement on The Showboat Branson Belle, in Branson,
Missouri, Christopher has been appearing daily since 2005.
Originally performing an 18 minute comedy set, Christopher quickly
became a popular staple of the attraction. In 2006, his role was
expanded to include cruise director as well as headlining
comedian. Christopher’s set now includes 20 minutes of
improvisational question and answer from the audience, 20 minutes of
comedy, emcee responsibilities, singing, and magical effects for The
Showboat Branson Belle.
Blnding comedy, current music, and improvisation, Christopher's show is
the last thing you will expect, but the first thing you will remember.
His versatility and ability to get the audience involved in the show
are Christopher's major attraction for event planners nationwide.
Christopher relies upon audience participation in almost every minute
of his roller coaster ride into the unknown. In fact the audience IS
the show. "I think people are bored with those stereotypes of magic, I
know I am", Christopher often tells potential clients. Improvisation
mixed with Christopher's unusual comedy routines, test your view of
reality to the extreme. His quick wit and ability to work on the fly
with audience members have appealed to event organizers nationwide.
Audiences may be mystified when it comes to understanding how
Christopher accomplishes his magic but his popularity is no mystery at
all. His on stage personality, charm, and quick wit have made him one
of the hottest tickets around. Christopher has been asked to emcee
events simply for his ability to work off the audience and turn almost
any situation into an improvised comedy performance.
The Magicians Alliance of Eastern States, named Christopher as Comedy
Stage act of the Year, Magic Act of the Year, and first the first time
in their 60 year history, awarded him the Entertainment Award of
Excellence. Christopher is now headlining at top comedy clubs, resort
destinations, and college venues. He was selected from thousands of
applicants to be the U.S. representative at the 2005 Earth Festival in
Oman. Corporate clients have relied upon Christopher and his unique
brand of showmanship not only to entertain their employees and clients,
but also to motivate them. Annual company parties will never be the
same. Campus Activities Magazine nominated Christopher’s act as one of
the top five touring club and campus acts in the United States.
Christopher’s easy going personality and ability to entertain in any
venue has made him one of the most sought after club acts on the
market. His ability to adjust his performance for any type of audience
has made him a perennial favorite on campuses nationwide.
Christopher’s performing schedule has taken him to cruise ships,
corporate events, theaters, universities, showrooms, resorts and clubs
across the United States. In the world of Christopher there are no
doves, tacky tuxedos, or puzzles to solve, just an enthralling
personality and a powerful presentation that will leave you with the
sense of having experienced something truly extraordinary and memorable!