Professor Phelyx is a career entertainer who began performing magic for audiences in 1981. To date, Phelyx has earned seven acclaimed performing artist residencies, including thirteen years at Denver's famous Clocktower Cabaret and headlining his one-man show at Historic Stanley Hotel for one hundred happy audiences. While he has toured the country and starred in several theatrical shows he has also managed to Emcee, write, and produce many many more.
Phelyx frequently performs for his corporate, private, and celebrity clients and is currently negotiating yet another residency for publicly available, ticketed shows. He is also actively writing his newest show (the one he calls his masterwork) and preparing for his latest film appearance.

In his secret life, Phelyx has worked as a visual artist earning awards for works like a suite of wine label designs for Sleight of Hand Cellars, crafting props that are used in theater and film productions in a dozen different countries, and designing, co-designing, engineering and building sculptural frameworks of costuming elements for the collections at and Gazealous Productions.

Let's begin with what the media says!

On Denver

A Show Review

5280 Magazine

A Feature and Interview

Westword Magazine

Producing a Celebrity Fundraiser with Tom Hagarman

Westword Magazine

Phelyx Tells All

The Denver Post

Phelyx in an Emmy-Winning, Denver Post Feature

Performing artist residencies include:

RISE Comedy, Denver, CO 2021

The Stanley Hotel, Estes Park, CO Spring and Summer, 2019
The Clocktower Cabaret, Denver, CO 2006-2019 (Thirteen years!)

Voodoo Comedy Playhouse, Denver, CO 2017-2020

Trocadero Theater, Denver, CO Season feature show, 2015

Dazzle Jazz, Denver, CO 2005-2007

Professor Phelyx is a career entertainer and keynote educator. He will tell you that he has been practicing for his next show since 1978.


Professor Phelyx has United States of America Armed Forces clearance for civilian presence on U.S. Military Installations.


Private students and coaching clients testify to his one-on-one effectiveness.


Phelyx has appeared in many television, radio, podcasts, print, and digital media interviews, and has even appeared in a few movies and can be heard on record albums!


Professor Phelyx has also starred in several acclaimed theatrical shows including,

Saturday Night Lies starring Professor Phelyx, Rise Comedy, CO

Venardo's Circus, 2021 Colorado leg
Mysterium, Historic Stanley Hotel, CO

PERCEPTION, Denver Center for the Performing Arts, CO

A Gothic Folktale, with Wonderbound and Jesse Manley, CO 

Professor Phelyx and the World's Most Dangerous Thing!, CO, WA

Professor Phelyx, From the Vest, CO, NV, TX, NY, UT, MT, WY, NM, WA, OR, ME, MO, SD, NE, KS, Dublin, IR, Paris, FR

Créme De Luxe, CO

Mystical Caper!, CO

Frolic, CO

Las Vegas Variety, CO


Conjure Up!, with Frequent Flyers, CO

Jeff McBride's Wonderground, Las Vegas' largest magic party!, NV

Magic Underground, CO

WonderLust, CO

and many, many more!

He has also been a frequently-appearing core-cast star at the World-famous Clocktower Cabaret in Denver, CO since 2006.

Professor Phelyx has starred in many shows but he has also produced and written even more! A Gothic Folktale, for instance, was history's first magic-themed full-length ballet and Phelyx was one of the co-creators of this incredible show.
Professor Phelyx has also written comedy and dramatic dialogue for stage and film.
Phelyx has worked alongside:
Jane's Addiction
Leon Redbone
Tom Hagerman
Grande Orquesta Navarre
Jeff McBride
Rudy Coby

Ringling Bros Barnum and Bailey Circus stars

Cirque Du Soleil stars
Wonderbound Dance
Lannie Garrett
Tanya Burka
David Amram
Sammy King
David Deeble
Josh Blue
Kyle Kinane

Adam Cayton-Holland
Jonny Barber
Nathaniel Rateliff
Seraphim Shock
Peter Murphy (Bauhaus)
Nashville Pussy
Red Hot Chili Peppers
The Lumineers
Dwight Yoakam
Christian Death
Apples in Stereo
Dressy Bessy
The Fray
Slim Cessna
16 Horsepower and Woven Hand
The Motet
Adam Goldstein
Harry Tuft
Gordon Gano of Violent Femmes
R L Cole
Frequent Flyers
Tanya Burka
Dylan Aames
Donn Arden's Jubilee! Showgirls
Athena Patacsil
and many many Burlesque and cabaret stars!

Professor Phelyx is an Internationally trusted resource.

Comedic mentalism is a funny and cerebral type of magic. It includes what appears to be otherwise-unexplainable, psychic mind-reading, impossibly-accurate predictions, and psychic metal-bending that Phelyx has used to earn international acclaim for Forty years! Magic? Psychic? Audiences are still wondering and loving the whole experience!


Journalists chase Professor Phelyx because of his sincere and comforting candor, but also because all of that is coming from a man who brilliantly astounds and absolutely baffles the ON-RECORD sharpest minds in our society with admitted tricks!

Unique in his field, Professor Phelyx delivers much more than tricks. As an expert, his performances have earned him Fortune 500 and A-List celebrity clients, all while causing his audiences to question everything they thought they knew. His charming, laugh-a-minute presentations will be the subject of lively discussions by your guests, long after the event; and most will remember the experience for their entire lifetimes.



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