The Amazing Josini is just what the name implies, "Amazing." Josini is a full time professional entertainer with over 30 yrs. experience. His interest in magic came about at the age of 8, when a magician performed at his elementary school. The decision was made very early to make show business a career. Apprenticing 7 yrs. under some of the foremost "slight of hand" artists in his hometown of Baltimore, Md.; he perfected his art. Later, Josini incorporated a second art to enhance his act. For months, he diligently practiced ventriloquism in order to master the art. To date, the industry's harshest critics admit that they have never been able to detect the slightest facial movement as he performs his hilarious routine!
The Amazing Josini was just 15 when he made his professional debut at the Bird Cage, a Jazz Club in northeast Baltimore. He quickly learned that bar crowds are both the most critical and empathetic of audiences. They will "give a kid a break," but only if he is talented and appropriatly humble. Josini was 17 when he landed two jobs in Atlantic City. On weekdays, he was a warm up act and master of ceremonies for a Rock and Roll Revival on the Steel Pier, featuring Dionne and the Belmonts ("Run Around Sue" & "The Wanderer"); the Skyliners ("Pennies From Heaven"); The Monkey's ("Daydream Believer") as well as Lee Andrews and the Hearts("I Love You More Today Than Yesterday"). There were still other engagements at the Wonder Gardens Club, where Josini opened for Rolls Royce,("Car Wash").
Josini has continued to work diligently over the years at enhancing his act. His presentation is trendy and fanciful. His spirited personality is enchanting. His unique blend of magic, ventriloquism, singing, acting, comedy, and creative versatility, has made him a favored entertainer for conventions, night clubs, cocktail parties, embassy and congressional parties, colleges, commercials, opening acts, stage shows, family shows, talk shows and trade shows. In December 1988, Josini made his national debut on "Showtime At The Apollo." Josini also recieved a proclamation from Baltimore's Mayor, Kurt Schmoke for his thrilling performance on T.V. and for his work as a positive role model in the Baltimore City schools.
Today, "The Amazing Josini" is a polished entertainer and rising star with a world class act, which is destined to lead him to super stardom. Some well known stars have given positive reviews about Josini, Patti LaBelle, "Superb opening act". ; Gladys Knight, "He's funny, good material too!" ; Charlie Thomas- Drifters, "Josini is one of the most exciting acts I've worked with and he is really a true entertainer." ; Kreskin, "excellent stage presence" and Jimmie "JJ" Walker, "Josini is personable, confident and funny- he will go a long way in the entertainment industry.