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Justin Willman will be performing at Braden Auditorium on Oct. 2.

Family Weekend at Illinois State University will feature magician and comedian Justin Willman on his “Magic for Humans, in Person” Tour.

Willman stars in the Netflix series “Magic for Humans” where he showcases his street-magic performances. “Magic for Humans” is one of the most-streamed shows on Netflix. Clips from the show went viral across various social media platforms gaining more than 150 million views.

When the pandemic began, Willman debuted a paid virtual Zoom show, “Magic for Humans at Home”. More than 500,000 people worldwide watched from their homes.

Before “Magic for Humans”, Willman appeared multiple times on “The Tonight Show”, “Ellen” and “Conan”. He also performed live at the White House for the Obama family. His debut comedy and magic special “Sleight of Mouth” premiered on Comedy Central in 2015.

Willman also consults and writes for film and television, including “America’s Got Talent”, “The Goldbergs” and Disney’s feature film “Magic Camp”.

Willman’s “Magic for Humans, in Person” Tour will be held at the Braden Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 2. 

ABIGAIL MITSVEN is a News Reporter for The Vidette. Mitsven can be contacted at amitsve@ilstu.edu. Follow Mitsven on Twitter at @abifallonx


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