A lifelong entertainer with a professional background.
Paul Prater is an award winning mind reader, performer and entertainer. Paul knows the importance of connecting with his audience, making the entertainment the most important aspect of the show.
Paul spends most of his time on the road performing across the United States and Europe.
Paul has performed for clients such as Horseshoe Casino, Verizon Wireless, The Museum of Discovery, The Arkansas Air National Guard, Little Rock Horror Film Festival, The Shreveport Regional Arts Council, Ameriprise Financial, Prost, KLAL-Alice 107.7, Woodmen of the World, the Arkansas Bar Association and the Arkansas Paranormal Research Association, among others, as well as private parties for individuals and businesses.
Paul has also performed on stage at the Riverfront Amphitheater, RayLynn Theater, Poe's Magic Theater, The Public Theater, The Ouachita Little Theater, the Southeast Arts and Science Center, Wizardz Magic Theater, YES Magic Theater, and the Ron Robinson Theater, among others.
Paul has staged multiple different one man shows, Epiphenomenon, The Odditorium, Bibliomancer, and Aetheric, just to name a few. His show, The Odditorium was named as one of the top ten things to do by the Arkansas Democrat Gazette. He was accepted as a performer at the 2014 Fringe Festival in New Orleans. This is a juried festival in which 35 out of 135 acts were chosen as participants. His story "The End of Summer" was chosen as one of the top six entries in 2014 by Tales From the South.
Paul performed every year at the Weekend of Wonder, a three day celebration of magic performances, featuring some of the world's best magicians.
Paul is a member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians and the Psychic Entertainer's Association, an association of professional performing entertainers. who practice in the psychic entertainment field.
Paul ran a weekly show in downtown Little Rock and produces and performs monthly in a rotating variety troupe known as The Marvelous Misfits. He is also the founder of the Haunted Argenta Ghost Tours.
Paul has been interviewed and featured on television and print media around the world as well as featured in newspapers and magazines.
Paul has taken part in stage productions and movies. He is a published author with six books of his effects on the market. Paul has also contributed writings to many other published works.
This isn't just Paul's job or hobby but his passion.