The Clive Allen Experience
Illusionist, Comedian, Singer, Speaker, Certified Hypnotist
Clive Allen began his entertainment career as a singer at the tender age of five. At fifteen, he discovered the amazing world of magic and hypnosis and a new love of performing was born. He is now a professional speaker and entertainer specializing in the art of magic, comedy, grand illusion and hypnosis. He is an inventor of new magic illusions, and has transformed classic illusions into modern masterpieces! Clive's performances have been seen in over 30 states throughout the U.S. as well as Asia and have been featured on both U.S. and international television!
Some past clients include: The Emmy Awards, The Pennsylvania Ballet, The Philadelphia Academy of Music, Caesars Resorts, Resorts USA, Magicfest 2000 (Singapore), The United Way, The Big Brothers and Big Sisters, Subaru of America, Motorola, Trane, Wyeth Pharmaceutical, Astrazeneca, Top Resorts, Theaters and Performing Arts Centers Across America...
Vanessa began performing professionally at sixteen years old while attending the Philadelphia High School for the Creative and Performing Arts as a dance major. Since then, she has attended classes and workshops at some of the best schools in the country including The Rock Center for Dance in Las Vegas and Broadway Dance Center in New York. Her career has been versatile, having performed for a touring comedy show as an African Dancer (Shaquille O'Neal's All Star Comedy Tour - Michael Blackson Skit) and onscreen for a popular Indian Film as a Bollywood Dancer (Subrahmanyan for Sale - Harish Shankar Director). She is a choreographer, Magician's Assistant and Acrobat as well and has toured with multiple Illusion Shows. Other professional credits include The Philadelphia Spinners' Fly Girls Dance Captain and performing for Roger Lee Dance Company as a modern/jazz dancer. She also owns her own successful Acrobatic Gymnastics instruction company and has been a dance and acro instructor for over fifteen years. Vanessa is really excited to be a part of The Clive Allen Experience!