Inspirational Speaker, Clean Comedian, Illisionist & Sleight of Hand Artist
Larry Wirtz draws upon his decades of performing experience to bring a rare sense of perspective and conviction to his presentations. Described as intelligent, articulate and dynamic, he delivers an eye-opening, jaw-dropping program that is genuine, dignified, funny and entertaining.
Wirtz is a graduate of the Chavez College of Manual Dexterity and Prestidigitation, the only institution in the world dedicated to the cultivation of quality performers in the magical arts. Wirtz was the recipient of the coveted Neil Foster Golden Seal of Excellence and was invited into the school's graduate program. Upon graduation, he was offered a position as an instructor. Currently, while maintaining a full performance calendar, Wirtz can still be found teaching "sleight of hand magic" at the college.
For the past thirty+ years, Wirtz has been working as a full time entertainer and professional speaker. The years have given him the opportunity to work a multitude of venues across the United States and Canada. Wirtz's distinctive talents have been a part of countless corporate functions, from the trade-show floor in the exhibit booth to national meetings, social events and in-house video productions. Other arenas that have been host to The Magical Touch of Larry Wirtz include casinos, cruise ships, comedy clubs and television. Completing the spectrum, this remarkable performer has won the respect (and hearts) of students, executives and everyday people with his motivating programs of inspiration in schools, corporations and churches across the nation.
With his gracious, pleasing and effective presentations, Wirtz continues to indicate to audiences of all generations that he is a great showman, a true veteran performer of live entertainment and a dynamic speaker who inspires, educates and elevates everyone around him.