Ohio native John Steven Bloom
has been an active member of the Artists-in-Schools program since 1996. Bloom's milestones include headlining in Las Vegas, & appearing onstage with stars such as Alice Cooper, REO Speedwagon, Bad English, Journey, ''Weird Al'' Yankovic, Billy Bob Thornton, Pam Tillis, and Nils Lofgren.
BloomÂ’s illusion show has toured internationally, and he has made numerous television appearances. In 2000, Bloom & his illusion team renovated & reopened a historic theater on the shores of Lake Erie, where his family oriented illusion show attracted media attention. The press described the show as "high caliber...a bewitching blend of dance & design," "reminiscent of a Vegas production," "A unique combination of music, sleight of hand, audience participation & dramatic style...woven into a tapestry of magic, mystery & fascination." Bloom is a motivational speaker & corporate consultant whose duties include using magic to promote products.