Hi. I'm Rick Davis, the professor of Totally Useless Skills.
I teach all those party tricks and stunts that you should have learned in sixth grade, but didn't...
Pencil Tricks ...Mouth Sounds ...Palm Reading ...Body Tricks ...Hambones ...Party Stunts ...Spoon Playing ...Juggling ...Yodeling ...Odd Finger Snapping ...Weird Feelings ...Disappearing Body Parts ...The Longest Word in the English Language ...The Best Paper Airplane ...Bar Tricks ...and much more.
It's a comedy act. It's a workshop. It's a strolling act. It's non-stop fun.
For: festivals, parties, college, corporate, camps -- anywhere!
Price Range: $200-$500
Gig Length: 20 - 300 minutes
Insurance: $1 million
What to Expect
For a strolling audience, I set up a small portable stage with a list of "Totally Useless Skills". Anyone in the audience can request to learn any of the skills listed. I can also stroll within an audience using my handheld sign. For a staged act, I do a 45 minute set in which I teach the "Totally Useless Skills" and crack one-liners in between. I teach:
Disappearing Body Parts
The Best Paper Airplane
Romantic Fortune Telling
Odd Finger Snapping
Business Card Tricks
One Hand Clapping
Phone Book Ripping
Letter Opener Swallowing
Odd Hand Clapping
Ringling Brothers (clown for 4 years)
Walt Disney's EPCOT Center
Radio City Music Hall
The White House
The Bill Cosby Show
Tours of 15 nations
Featured in PEOPLE magazine
26 years of performing for colleges, festivals, schools and businesses
Author, Totally Useless Skills and Totally Useless Office Skills
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