Paul Prater is an award winning mind reader, performer and entertainer. Paul knows the importance of connecting with his audience, making the entertainment the most important aspect of the show.
Paul's unique blend of storytelling and performance will delight and enchant your audience.
Paul has performed for clients such as Verizon Wireless, The Museum of Discovery, Little Rock Horror Film Festival, Juanita's, The Shreveport Regional Arts Council, Ameriprise Financial, Prost, KLAL-Alice 107.7, the United Unitarian Church, Woodmen of the World, the Arkansas Bar Association and the Arkansas Paranormal Research Association, among others, as well as private parties for individuals and businesses.
Paul has also performed onstage at the Riverfront Amphitheater, RayLynn Theater, Horner Hall in Hot Springs, The Public Theater, The Ouachita Little Theater, the Southeast Arts and Science Center, and the Ron Robinson Theater, among others.
Paul has staged three different one man shows, Epiphenomenon, The Odditorium, and Bibliomancer, which ended with sell out performances and standing ovations. His show, The Odditorium was named as one of the top ten things to do over the weekend by the Arkansas Democrat Gazette. He was accepted as a performer at the 2014 Fringe Festival in New Orleans. This is a juried festival in which 35 out of 135 acts were chosen as participants. His story "The End of Summer" was chosen as one of the top six entries in 2014 by Tales From the South.
Paul performed three years in a row as a performer at the Weekend of Wonder, a three day celebration of magic performances, featuring some of the world's best magicians.
Paul is a member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians and the Psychic Entertainer's Association, an association of professional performing entertainers. who practice in the psychic entertainment field.
Paul has a weekly show in downtown Little Rock and produces and performs monthly in a rotating variety troupe known as The Marvelous Misfits.
Paul has been interviewed and featured on Dragonskull Radio, UnReal Radio, KLAL-Alice 107.7, National Public Radio and on the Perry Noid radio show. Paul has also been featured in newspapers and magazines.
Paul has taken part in stage productions and recently finished filming an upcoming movie. He is a published author with six books of his effects on the market. Paul has also contributed writings to many other published works.