Lorenzo the Great!

Specializing in magic for children

Serving Northern Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia


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Lorenzo the Great and "Sal"

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Make your child's birthday party magical and memorable

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703-859-8526      lorenzomagic@cox.net


Lorenzo the Great performs magic that is fun for all ages and has performed at birthday parties for ages 1 to 93. He also has performed at the National Press Club, the Embassy of France, the Embassy of Switzerland, the INOVA Fairfax Hospital, the Cub Scouts, the Department of Veterans Affairs, the Silver Diner Restaurants in Tyson's Corner, Reston and Clarendon, Mt. Daniel Elementary School and Thomas Jefferson Elementary School in Falls Church, Va., the Leewood Adult Day Care Center, the Falls Church MOMS Club, the Mary Riley Styles Public Library, Doodlehopper 4 Kids. Aladdin's Lamp, Hooray4Books, the Vice President's residence, (twice) and the White House Easter Egg Roll (twice).

 

BIRTHDAY PARTIES

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MAGIC SHOWS

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See more pictures of Lorenzo the Great
performing at the
Grand Opening of
Hooray4Books in Alexandria, Va.,the
Veterans Administration's Homecoming Celebration in Washington, D.C. and the
Mary Riley Styles Public Library
in Falls
Church, Va., and the Embassy of Switzerland.



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Biographical Information
Lorenzo the Great, also known as Larry Lipman, is a past-president of the Society of American Magicians Assembly 23, a past-president of the International Brotherhood of Magicians Ring 50, and a member of the Virginia Magic Society. A journalist by profession, he is a former president of several journalism organizations, including the National Press Club, and is an adjunct professor at The George Washington University.


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Comments

"The children thoroughly enjoyed the engaging magic show. Our children were actively involved in the show. We highly recommend Lorenzo the Great and plan on using him for next years party!" -- Nancy Crotty, Reston, Va.

"Thank you so much for performing at (my daughter's) party. She said that 'Lorenzo is the greatest magician in the whole wide world!' Everyone enjoyed it," -- Leigh Ann Macklin, Leesburg, Va.

"Thank you so much for a GREAT show.  All the kids loved it and had a really good time.  It was so much fund watching them interact with you and really  get involved with the show."-- Jack Grizzard, Cub Scout Pack 867, Alexandria, Va.

"Thank you so much for the terrific magic show for my daughter's 4th birthday party. I was amazed at how well you kept them all entertained for ao long. I attached some pictures ... and you can see how the children were actually scooting closer to you! --Anedi Edelstein, Falls Church, Va.

I just want to say a heart-felt thank you. Lorenzo was great and captivated the kids during the entire show. - Kristin Walker, Burke, Va.

"You are truly GREAT. We appreciated your incredible blend of quality magic and children's entertainment. I hope you saw the enchantment in all of the chidren's faces (the adults too). The fact that our typically shy son ... participated and so much enjoyed being your assistant is a reflection of your gift." -- Andrea Podeschi, Falls Church, Va.

"Thank you very much for the wonderful show." --  Sunitha Vadlapatla, Chantilly, Va.

"Thank you for participating at teh 2010 celebration of the Swiss National Day at the Swiss Embassy.  You did a wonderful performance, walking among the over 100 children with your lively and captivating magic.  A look at their happy faces in the attached pictures tells better than anything else how well you entertained them (and the surrounding adults as well!) We all hope for a repeat performance in the future."-- Christian Haudenschild, president, Swiss Club DC.

"The children were glued to the act and loved participating, and the adults were mesmerized as well." -- Marci Nadler, Washington, D.C.

"Personally, my favorite part of the show was watching the kids' faces--they were all genuinely happy and entertained, and it was wonderful to see! We hope we are lucky enough to have you back next year." -- Emily Lena, Director of Child Services, Homestretch.  Falls Church, Va.

"Thank you so, so much for making my daughter's birthday so special. She had a wonderful time and everyone there -- children and parents alike so enjoyed your show. In fact, I have heard from quite a few parents that their child now wants Lorenzo the Great to be at their birthday party." -- Dagny Shiells, -- Vienna, Va.

. "Very entertaining and kept their attention. Excellent with children." -- Jim Garrett, Falls Church, Va.

"Both kids and adults had full entertainment for 45 minutes. Everyone was talking about Lorenzo the Great." -- .Priyanka Bhaip, Ashburn, Va.

"Lorenzo put on a fabulous performance at my 5-year-old's party. All the kids and parents loved it -- we give him two wands up!"-- Debbie Schwartz, Brooksville, Md.

"Wow - what a wonderful show! This is the first time we've done anything like this for (our son's) birthday and he had a fantastic time. He's been talking about magic and waving the magic wand you gave him all night long. What a wonderful entertainer you are!" -- Stacey and Tomas Vagoun, Falls Church, Va.

"Thanks again -- we really enjoyed the show. We hope to have you back next year." -- Rachel Hunter, president Falls Church MOMS Club, South Chapter.

"It was a perfect show. Thank you so much for making great family memories for us." -- Becky Lewis, Fairfax, Va.

"We just wanted to thank you for the great magic show that you did this past Sunday ... (our son) had a huge smile the entire time and talking about the party brings a great big smile to his face." -- Ed Leventhal, Brookesville, Md..

"Terrific! The kids loved every minute of it." -- Karen Cohen, Vienna, Va.

"I think the best magic trick performed was evidenced by your ability to maintain the interest of every single boy and girl for nearly an hour. All of the guests truly enjoyed your show and we would recommend you to everyone. -- David Tyler, Arlington, Va.

"The boys are still talking about the great magic show and (my son) is performing his tricks on the entire family. He absolutely LOVES the whole magic thing! Thanks again for a fantastic show." -- Suzanne Walker, Springfield, Va.

"Thanks for making our child's ...5th birthday party so great! Being able to keep the attention of more than 20 children for 40 minutes is a talent and a skill we thought reserved by only our best educators. Even the dad of the youngest child in attendance, age 2-3/4 was surprised that his child was so engaged in your show. He said his son has never shown such interest in a performance...It was wonderful to be the hosts to a party where all the children of the full age spread and all of the parents really had a great time. As one parent said to us, 'now that was a party.' " -- The Novy's, Woodbridge, Va.

"The combination of your wit, music, props and use of audience members kept the children highly interested...Thank you so much for sharing your talents and tricks with us. I know for certain that the hour you spent with our kids was the highlight of their day." -- Kristine Panish, Child Services Coordinator, Homestretch. Falls Church, Va.

"Excellent job! Everyone had a great time!" -- Lisa Kane, Woodbridge, Va.

"Thank you for the wonderful magic show you presented on (my daugherter's) birthday party. All the kids and their parents enjoyed it. I will be sure to recommend you to others." -- Aarti Yeswanth, Fairfax, Va.

"All the children had a great time. Thanks for making (my daughter's) birthday party a real success." -- Janet Rose, Falls Church, Va.

"The children and adults had a great time! Thank you so very much!"-- Dena Garcia, Purcellville, Va.

"(You) captivated the children. Very age appropriate and incorporated my child's interests into the act. Thanks, Lorenzo." -- Marianne O'Brien, Falls Church, Va.

"Great performance and especially happy with the availability at such a late date and short notice. Thanks again!" -- Suzanne Bohanan, Arlington, Va.

"Thank you again for putting on the magic show for my Dad's birthday party. Everyone seemed to enjoy it very much -- you even had a few skeptics in the audience who were stunned. Well done! And thanks so much for the personal touches..." Karey Starnes, Falls Church, Va.

"Thank you for coming to our class and performing your tricks. I thought that they were really cool."-- Andy P. grade 4, Thomas Jefferson Elementary School, Falls Church, Va.

"You were great! Even for the adults. I'll definitely recommend you!" -- Tom Gittins, Falls Church, Va.

"To quote my wife: 'Good thing Larry Lipman was there.' Which is to say that you were a huge hit. Thanks. The (annual office holiday party) would have been pretty flat without you." -- Andy Alexander, bureau chief, Cox Newspapers Washington Bureau


 Contact Information

DON'T DELAY-- CALL TODAY
703-859-8526      lorenzomagic@cox.net

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Last Revised:01-19-12