The American Wonder Show // team


Co-creator, writer: The American Wonder Show

With a diverse list of clients ranging from David Copperfield and David Blaine to Coca Cola, Kohls, Nike, and the LA Lakers - BJ Bueno has built a reputation based on his insight and expertise into building brands. He is the author of Customers First (McGraw-Hill) and The Power of Cult Branding (Crown Business), which received rave reviews. He has been interviewed by the Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, ForbesUSA TODAY, and CNN. BJ is an accomplished magician and advises the U.S. Postmaster General as a member of the Citizen Stamp Advisory Committee. Website.

Director of Photography: The American Wonder Show

Robb Fischer brings more than twenty years of experience and a passion for the art of storytelling and lighting to his work. Directing and photographing award-winning commercials has taken him from remote villages in Belize to filming on tour with The Rolling Stones. He's shot diverse subjects from Ronald Reagan to Super Bowl spots for Go Daddy. His credits include two feature films, documentaries, short films, music videos, and an extensive list of commercials. Combining a hard working, enthusiastic attitude with a love of visual storytelling, Robb creates images that both inspire and entertain. He is a master storyteller who knows how to capture genuine human emotions on-screen. Website.

Co-creator, writer: The American Wonder Show

Frania Ramirez has a background in Communication Design and Media Arts. She managed the California State Theater in Oroville and was a production assistant on the Discovery Channel’s Breaking Magic, The Magic of Science. Between 2010 and 2017, she managed the logistics for Wayne Houchin’s international tour, taking them to 30+ countries. She stage managed multiple large magic events with Curiosidades in the Dominican Republic. Frania also produced and executed a terrifying dual straitjacket escape with Houchin. The stunt made international headlines and took place in the Dominican Republic, South Africa, Australia, and the United States.

Co-creator, writer, performer: The American Wonder Show

Wayne Houchin is an American artist and magician. His work has been featured on television, in newspapers, magazines, trade journals, and in theaters around the world. He has performed in more than 30 countries, headlined the world famous Magic Castle in Hollywood, consulted for numerous magicians, and was invited to perform and speak at Oxford University. Houchin’s TV series Breaking Magic, The Magic of Science aired on Discovery and was watched by more than 100 million people in 224 countries. Website.