You Can Be A Star In Branson

Kirby VanBurch, internationally renowned entertainer and illusionist, announced today that he is searching for a featured act to perform during his show in October of 2011.  Kirby says, “In order to find just the right act to feature I’ve teamed up with MyStudio to acquire audition videos.  MyStudio was also used by Simon Cowell’s X-Factor to acquire audition videos and I thought it was a great way to find my next big featured act.”

The search begins June 20, 2011 and will run through August 31, 2011.  Those looking to create their audition video for consideration can visit any one of the MyStudio HD Recording Studio locations and then submit it on-line at Videos uploaded for the audition will be reviewed and those considered for the Kirby VanBurch stage will be posted and voted on by the general public.  Kirby and his staff will select the winner from the top ten audition videos as voted on by the fans. 

 The act chosen to perform will receive two weeks of understudy under Kirby VanBurch and then a week of actual on stage performance either as a solo act or within an existing act.  During this time period the Kirby VanBurch Theatre will pay for housing, meals, transportation in Branson, and weekly compensation. “I’m very excited about this partnership with MyStudio,” says Kirby. “I think this is the perfect way to find the next Big Thing for my Branson show!”

 Kirby VanBurch, called the “Prince of Magic” by the Princess of Thailand, voted World’s Best Illusionist by the World Magic Awards, named Entertainer of the Year and Magician of the Year (multiple times) by the International Magicians Society has been called one of “America’s Best Magic Shows” by the Travel Channel. His show in Branson has been a top selling show for over 19 years and features exotic animals including Royal white tigers, a helicopter appearing in 3 seconds flat, mind-reading, assistants cut in half, up close and personal sleight of hand, and much more.  To learn more about Kirby’s show go to 

 If you would like to audition to be a star in Branson, Missouri go to Kirby’s website at  For a complete list of MyStudio locations and audition details, please visit