UTICA, N.Y. -- Local illusionist, Leon Etienne, will appear on a new television show called “Masters of Illusion” on the CW, starting May 22.
Etienne says he filmed a few routines for the show in January, and will appear multiple times throughout the season.
“I’m so excited to return to the national television spotlight. Right now the world needs magic more than ever. I’m so happy to know that families all over the country will be tuning in to escape reality for just a bit and enjoy my magic. I’m honored to be featured alongside some of the best magicians in world,” said Etienne.
Despite not being able to perform in typical venues due to the coronavirus pandemic, Etienne has found a way to entertain fans online through virtual performances. He event held a Virtual Magic Show event as part of Mohawk Valley Community College’s Cultural Series earlier this month.
Etienne has also appeared on other television shows, like “America’s Got Talent” and “Penn & Teller: Fool Us.”