I.B.M. Member Profile

Wayne The Wizard

The Wizard of Ooohs! and Aaahs!

About Wayne Peterson


Wayne the Wizard got the magic bug at the age of eleven.

He saw his first magician in a church basement with his Uncle Stanley.

He learned ventriloquism at the age of thirteen from a mail order course!

Since those early days, Wayne the Wizard has performed all over Wisconsin and surrounding states.

Wayne the Wizard’s show consists of magic, ventriloquism and audience participation

Wayne the Wizard also performs strolling magic and balloon sculpturing.

Wayne the Wizard has been a is a full-time magician since 1992!

He lives with his lovely wife Linda in Madison, Wisconsin.

Wayne the Wizard has been performing magic and ventriloquism for over 44+ years!

Wayne’s a member of a number of magicians organizations including the International Brotherhood of Magicians (Order of Merlin), Society of American Magicians, Wizards Club of Chicago and the Houdini Club of Wisconsin.

He’s currently Vice President/Secretary of the Ben Bergor Ring #31 Magic Club in Madison, Wisconsin. 

Check out Wayne the Wizard’s website!


Phone: 608-274-9411

Madison, WI