Sun, 10/17/2021 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Mike Super, winner of NBC’s hit show “Phenomenon” and “America’s Got Talent” finalist, returns to the McAninch Arts Center (MAC) with his newest show, “Magic and Illusion” 4 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 17.

Back by popular demand, Super will entertain young and old alike with his down-to-earth personality and humor while astonishing them to disbelief with his magic and illusions. This show is the closest one can get to the perfect family show: sophisticated enough for adults, cool enough for teens, and completely engaging for children's imaginations.

Mike Super has astonished millions with his craft including theater goers, Disney audiences, military families around the world, and the Hollywood elite. Super has amazed Howie Mandel, Louie Anderson, Howard Stern, Jeffery Katzenberg, Ariana Grande, Tina Fey, Heidi Klum, Nick Cannon, Penn & Teller, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Criss Angel, Raven-Symoné, Kenny Chesney and Ellen DeGeneres to name but a few.

Super’s ever-growing popularity has garnered him many prestigious awards and honors, including Entertainer of the Year, Best Performing Artist of the Year, and Best Novelty Performer of the Year. Super was also voted America’s Favorite Mystifier on NBC’s hit TV Show “Phenomenon” and top finalist on NBC’s “America’s Got Talent,” yet he insists it is the loyalty of his legions of fans that has been the most rewarding.

Mike Super – “Magic and Illusion” comes to the MAC, located at 425 Fawell Blvd. on the campus of College of DuPage, 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 17. Tickets are $50-$60 (top ticket price includes Meet & Greet). For tickets or more information, visit or call the MAC Box Office at 630.942.4000.

MAC COVID-19 Protocols
Following the CDC, state and local health department guidelines, the MAC has adopted the following policies: 

  • Masks that cover both the nose and mouth are required for everyone over the age of 2.
  • If a patron is not feeling well, has a fever, has been exposed to anyone symptomatic for COVID-19, or has recently been tested and waiting results, they are requested to postpone their visit for another day and contact the Box Office to reschedule or request a refund.

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About the MAC
McAninch Arts Center at College of DuPage is located at 425 Fawell Blvd., 25 miles west of Chicago near I-88 and I-355. It houses three indoor performance spaces (780-seat proscenium Belushi Performance Hall; 236-seat soft-thrust Playhouse Theatre; versatile black box Studio Theatre), and outdoor Lakeside Pavilion, plus the Cleve Carney Museum of Art and classrooms for the college’s academic programs. The MAC has presented theater, music, dance and visual art to more than 1.5 million people since its opening in 1986 and typically welcomes more than 100,000 patrons from the greater Chicago area to more than 230 performances each season. The mission of the MAC is to foster enlightened educational and performance opportunities, which encourage artistic expression, establish a lasting relationship between people and art, and enrich the cultural vitality of the community. Visit or for more information.

Support for the MAC’s 2021 – 2022 season is provided in part by the G. Carl Ball Family Foundation; DoubleTree by Hilton Lisle/Naperville; Arts Midwest; The National Endowment for the Arts; the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency; WDCB 90.9 FM and the College of DuPage Foundation.  

Established as a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit charitable organization in 1967, the College of DuPage Foundation raises monetary and in-kind gifts to increase access to education and to enhance cultural opportunities for the surrounding community. For more information about the College of DuPage Foundation, visit or call 630.942.2462.

Programs at the MAC are partially supported through a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.