John B. Pyka
For nearly 20 years John B. Pyka (known best in magic circles as Big Daddy Cool) has made his living performing and producing shows in traditional theater venues. He has produced and directed everything from original musicals, to classic plays, to vaudeville revues, to evening illusion shows. As a performer he has been seen performing on TV (MTV, A&E, ABC, NBC, ESPN, CNN, PBS, E!, and BBC Ch. 4), and on broadway stages. He is an award-winning magician, actor, singer, and director. His original magic musical Swingin' At The Roxy successfully toured theaters nationwide for 4 years, successfully produced Music City Magic for 4 seasons, and served as a director/creative consultant to illusionists Jason Michaels, Lonny Divine, Robert Jones and Angela Funovits (NBC's Phenomenon)!