Steve Cohen performs internationally for celebrities, tycoons and aristocrats.
When he is not traveling, Cohen can be found at New York’s famous Waldorf-Astoria Hotel performing his public show: Chamber Magic. Cohen recreates the intimacy of 19th century parlor performances by baffling his guests in the close quarters of a private suite.
Cohen’s public and private appearances have become a must-see phenomenon. He has performed at a wide variety of gatherings from The White House Correspondent’s Dinner to numerous Fortune 500 corporate events and private functions. The notable mystified include: Warren Buffett, Michael Bloomberg, the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, the Queen of Morocco, Stephen Sondheim, Martha Stewart, Barry Diller, Michael Eisner, Jack Welch, William Goldman, Christopher Reeve, U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer, and Woody Allen.
Cohen has received widespread media recognition, including: The Late Show with David Letterman, CBS Sunday Morning, CNN, Martha Stewart Living, The History Channel, Forbes Magazine, The Financial Times, The London Sunday Times and The New York Times.
Cohen earned a degree in psychology from Cornell University and spent a year abroad studying at Waseda University in Tokyo. He has native-level proficiency in Japanese, and previously worked as an interpreter for the Japanese government. He holds the esteemed rank of MIMC (Member of the Inner Magic Circle) with Gold Star, awarded by The Magic Circle in London.
Cohen, his wife, Yumi and their two children live in Manhattan.