PHOTOS ARENA TOUR 2023
VIDEO ILUSIO WORLD TOUR
OFFICIAL TRAILER ILUSIO 2023
BEHIND THE SCENES THE WORLD TOUR
"THE RAVEN'S NEST" ILLUSION
WORLD TOUR HIGHLIGHTS ILUSIO
AUDIENCE TESTIMONIALS ILUSIO USA TOUR
Magic On Ice ON TOUR
CAIRO INTERNATIONAL STADIUM
"Magic On Ice ILUSIO" Cairo International Stadium, Cairo, Egypt.
ARENA CIUDAD DE MEXICO
"Magic On Ice ILUSIO" Arena Ciudad De Mexico, Mexico City.
Box Office Report - 86,894 Tickets Sold
"Magic On Ice ILUSIO" Arena Monterrey, Mexico
Box Office Report - 43,370 Tickets Sold
"Magic On Ice ILUSIO" Smart Areneta Coliseum, Manila, Philippines.
Due to high public demand, shows were extended 1 week.
The largest theatrical stage in Europe. The show featured over 100 artists and a 30 piece live orchestra. Presented in this historic theater, "Magic On Ice" played Berlin 1 year and entertained over 500,000 people.
SHERATON GRANDE HOTEL CASINO
"Magic On Ice" appeared in Seoul, Korea 1 year engagement at the Sheraton Grande Hotel Resort and a KBS Network TV Special.
MGM RESORTS HOTEL CASINO
A new production of "Magic On Ice" was presented at the MGM Resort. Appearing at the beautiful 1,600 seat theater; the show received overwhelming critical acclaim.
ABU DHABI NATIONAL EVENTS CENTRE
Abu Dhabi hosted the world premier of the new "Magic On Ice" arena tour. The show was presented at the Abu Dhabi National Events Centre for 2 summer seasons.
MGM GRAND HOTEL
Illusion creation and design for the $54 million dollar production EFX! at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas. The show ran in Las Vegas for 7 years.
RESORTS WORLD GENTING
8 month engagement at the 2,000 seat Genting International Showroom.Over 70,000 "Magic On Ice" tickets were sold in the 5 weeks. After this record setting attendance, the show was extended for two additional months.
A new production featuring exotic white tigers. Due to the show's astounding success "Magic On Ice" was extended for 4 years; over 2500 performances!
SIX FLAGS MAGIC MOUNTAIN
"Magic On Ice" was presented for 2 years at the 1,000 seat Magic Moments Theatre.
BERGLUND CENTER COLISEUM
"Magic On Ice" ILUSIO arena show, Berglund Center Coliseum in Virginia, USA.
SAMSUNG BLUE SQUARE THEATRE
"Magic On Ice" 2 week engagement at the Samsung Blue Square Theatre in Seoul, South Korea.
NBC TV SPECIAL
NBC Network TV Special with Olympic Gold Medalist Kristi Yamaguchi, Steve Wheeler and the "Magic On Ice" Cast.
The SHOW ILUSIO 2023
Discover the one-of-a-kind, critically acclaimed production that is captivating millions around the world!
Witness the spectacular series of larger than life, mind-boggling magical moments accompanied by amazing acts of strength, power and elegance, all on an icy stage.
Starring Master Illusionist Steve Wheeler, “ILUSIO, Magic On Ice” is the thrilling fusion of astonishing illusions and athletic ice artistry. Dramatic lighting, awe-inspiring costumes, music and scenery unite to bring this dynamic yet touching show to life.
The CHARACTERS ILUSIO 2023
STORYBOARD 2023 SHOW ACTS
The Seekers begin their exploration by constructing a likeness of Illusionist Steve Wheeler. With a bright explosion the sculpture magically transforms.
An ornate bird cage bursts into flames and the stunning "Raven" appears!
A giant rotating globe opens like a blooming flower, revealing a mysterious transformation beyond the shadows.
An athletic performance by the Acro Skater excites the crowd. He commands attention with the execution of his astonishing ice skating feats.
Displaying elegance and strength, "The Reliance" unite in perfect harmony.
Steve Wheeler reveals a block of ice, and the beautiful "Ice Angel" instantly appears frozen inside.
An amazing and surprising transformation takes place in a nest perched high above the ice.
A graceful and captivating solo is performed while snow flurries fall from above.
With assistance from the Voyagers, Steve Wheeler lightheartedly squeezes himself down to the size of a shoebox!
The Ice Angel performs a beautiful dance for Steve Wheeler. Mysteriously the two fuse into one.
Steve Wheeler lays on a flat disc suspended above the ice. In an eerie display, the Ice Angel crawls out of his body!
A whimsical family of "Slinkies" playfully glide across the ice. "Baby Slinky" charms everyone with his comical antics.
Master Illusionist Steve Wheeler balances the Ice Angel on the tip of a sword in this fiery ceremony.
Armed with powerful tools, the Seekers produce sparks with rhythmic and synchronized precision.
Steve Wheeler attempts to pass through a high speed industrial fan.
An audience member is invited to explore the icey world to assist in creating an impossible dream.
The Acro Skater dazzles with a unique skating display. Lit only by light of an iphone and accompanied by the rhythmic sounds of his blades cutting through the ice.
The Voyager seeks to connect with the captured Ice Angel. If a loved one is missing in physical form but present in your thoughts,do they still exist?
Tenaciously exploring with bright lights, The Seekers display their very essence.
The Reliance fearlessly take to the ice with powerful speed and daredevil feats.
In a lively scene, accompanied by the Seekers, the Voyager and the Ice Angel astonish with a mind-boggling split second metamorphosis.
Steve Wheeler challenges The Jaws of Death in this dangerous escape.
The entire skating cast vanishes in a blink of the eye, only to reappear in the audience moments later!
The full cast of Ilusio gives their final nod to the audience in an uplifting and celebratory sendoff.
Steve Wheeler has entertained over 18 million people in 200 cities, while
performing more than 9,000 live performances around the globe.
Recognized for his distinctive fusion of ice skating and grand illusion, Wheeler received top honors from the Society of American Magicians at the young age of 14. After studying Theater Arts at the Tony award winning Old Globe Theatre, Steve began touring internationally with his one-of-a-kind ice illusions at the age of 19.
Wheeler's original illusions and unique performance art has appeared in the
world's most prestigious theaters and arenas including: Le Forum Du Montreal, Quebec; MGM Beau Rivage; Los Angeles Forum; Tokyo Disney, Japan; Abu Dhabi NEC; and the MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
From Asia to Europe to North America and the Middle East, Wheeler has appeared in numerous TV programs and specials worldwide. He co-starred with Olympic Gold Medalist Kristi Yamaguchi in the NBC TV network Special, "Starskates Magic", has appeared with actor Jason Bateman on an ABC primetime network TV special and starred in the internationally televised special Masters of Illusion.
Steve Wheeler's breathtaking magic has graced the stage of Europe's largest theater, Friedrichstadt Palast in Berlin, Germany; and the world's most famous arena, Madison Square Garden in New York City.
Madison Square Garden, New York
The Forum, Los Angeles
Magic On Ice CREATIVE TEAM
The Wheeler Productions Inc. production designers have extensive experience designing for the top theatrical and concert productions in the world today, including: Cirque Du Soleil, The Magic of David Copperfield, “Le Reve” Wynn Las Vegas, Criss Angel Luxor Las Vegas, Musician Sting, Spider-Man on Broadway, Siegfried & Roy, Universal Studios Japan, Walt Disney Imagineering and the Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony.