"Dear John, thank you for your participation during our annual Easter Egg Roll.
Your magic entertained and helped create memories for thousands of families."
- George W. Bush, President
"John you really helped make Kino's birthday a special and memorable day for him. He really enjoyed you!! I was very impressed with your professionalism & care for the children. I hope our paths cross again."
- Jimmy Smits, TV's NYPD BLUE
"The show was fantastic, Mingus really enjoyed you! I am going to recommend you to everyone."
- Supermodel Helena Christiansen
"Man! That show was GREAT! You made my son feel like a million dollars!"
- Actor Norman Reedus
(Blade 2, Deuces Wild, Boondock Saints)
"You not only entertained the kids, but the adults wouldn't stop talking about your show. You should be an actor".
- Clem Caserta
(Analyze This, Casino, A Bronx Tale, Goodfellas & more)
"I really enjoyed the magic show, it was fantastic. Lily and her friends thought you were so funny".
- Isabel Rose, Movie Star & Singer (Anything but Love)
- John appears with Barbara Eden of 'I Dream of Jeannie'
"I could not figure out how in the world you made that Gatorade bottle disappear. You are my favorite magician!"
- Dennis Byrd - NY Jets
- John's puppet Rocky sings a special tune forTony Bennett.
"Thank you for making my 70th birthday party extra special.
The kids and the adults thoroughly enjoyed it!"
- William Kunstler
John Carlson has appeared at Six Flags during a special family day celebration for the
owners of Six Flags and their families.
"Through the years we have had every type of entertainment at our children's parties that you could imagine. Nothing compares to the magic of John Carlson. I can see why he gives such a strong guarantee, he's the best there is"!