David is a magician, storyteller and experience designer based in Baltimore, MD, who creates and presents original interactive magical experiences.
He has created eight original theatrical magic productions, including Magic Outside The Box, The Adventure to the Imagi Nation, Cerebral Sorcery, The Tricksters, Houdini’s Trunk, and HUMBUG: The Great P.T. Barnum Seance. His performances combine magic with storytelling, comedy, philosophy, surrealism, and that which cannot be defined, to create truly original shows of magic, which he presents at theaters, museums, galleries, and festivals across the United States.
David has served as the editor of Behind The Smoke and Mirrors – a journal devoted to magic and creativity and has and authored eight manuscripts related to magic and illusion, including Daydreams, Borderland State, and Imagining the Imagination. He offers a variety of talks, workshops and lectures for various audiences, on the topics magic, surrealism, creativity, and “the show business.”
David is the founding director of Circus of Wonders, which presents original circus, magic, sideshow and vaudeville entertainment for theaters, festivals, nightlife, and special events. His production company, D.H. London Productions, creates original shows and interactive experiences that honor the past and imagine the future of live entertainment.
David has also produced and managed a variety of large-scale events, immersive experiences, and interactive installations, including Sensorium, The Sunday Circus, Scoposcope, Fresh Produce Festival of Live Art, Phantasmagoria Weekend of Magic, the Winter Festival of Wonders, and ILLUMINATED: A Surrealist Garden Party. In 2018, he served as Guest Curator for an Interactive Exhibition at the Jewish Museum of Maryland, Inescapable: The Life and Legacy of Harry Houdini, which is now touring to other museums across the country. He currently also offers Time Travel Tours at the Peale Center in Baltimore, MD.
When not on stage, David is also the NE Regional Sales Manager for Dr. Nodnol’s Imagination Rejuvenation Tonic, for which he credits for many of his ideas.