Artist in Residence

John Sturk

Music Director, Co-Founding ensemble member, & magician

John Sturk is an award-winning comedy magician. A co-founder of the Chicago Magic Lounge, John quickly established himself with his sharp wit, skillful sleight-of-hand, and a unique twist on the traditional magic "act." A native of Plymouth, Michigan, John is a graduate of Michigan (Magicigan?) State University. He is a member of the Society of American Magicians, International Brotherhood of Magicians, and the Academy of Magical Arts. John is an official artist with Hammond Organ USA.

In addition to his performance duties, John also administers our magician membership program, The Chicago Magic Round Table.