Press

The Amazing Mr. J performs magic for Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, and the cast of Back to the Future! (November 2018):
https://www.trurodaily.com/living/truro-area-man-meets-back-to-the-future-cast-members-257943/

The Amazing Mr. J performs magic for a childhood hero, the man behind Sesame Street’s Big Bird & Oscar the Grouch, who is retiring after 50 years. (Caroll Spinney’s Dad is also from New Brunswick!) He gave me an actual Big Bird feather, a gift to treasure forever. (October 2018):
https://www.thechronicleherald.ca/news/local/halifax-magician-meets-childhood-hero-the-man-behind-big-bird-251498/
https://www.trurodaily.com/news/halifax-magician-meets-childhood-hero-the-man-behind-big-bird-251498/

The Amazing Mr. J writes a tribute to the music, and magic, of Stan Rogers (StanFest 20th Anniversary – June 2016):
http://www.trurodaily.com/news/local/2016/6/3/stanfest-it-really-is-magic-time-4548987.html

The Amazing Mr. J presents ‘Back to the Future’ Magic Party for Parkinsons! (Charity event – October 2015):
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/back-to-the-future-fundraiser-truro-1.3279619
https://www.facebook.com/events/510891619073396/
http://www.trurodaily.com/news/local/2015/10/18/how-time-mcflies-4313525.html
http://www.pressreader.com/canada/truro-daily-news/20151019/281539404802587

“Mike Robinson and The Amazing Mr. J show, hosted by Lenore Zann” (April 2015)

“Music & Magic fundraiser for Mental Health” (April 2015)

The Amazing Mr. J presents ‘Music & Magic for Mental Health’ (Charity event – April 2015):
http://www.trurodaily.com/living/2015/4/19/music-and-magic-for-mental-health-4117002.html

The Amazing Mr. J interviewed at Billy Joel concert (Québec City newspaper, front page, July 2014):
http://www.journaldequebec.com/2014/07/11/une-vingtaine-dheures-de-route-pour-voir-billy-joel

The Amazing Mr. J – CTV interview at Billy Joel concert (July 2014):
http://montreal.ctvnews.ca/video?playlistId=1.1910510   (The Amazing Mr. J interviewed at 2:14)

The Amazing Mr. J meets Prince Charles & Camilla (May 2014):
http://www.ngnews.ca/news/local/2014/5/19/pictou-countys-royal-showcase-3730739.html

The Amazing Mr. J – Houdini Séance performance, atop Citadel Hill, Halifax NS (Hallowe’en 2013):
Video:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uW9Vknwm-dc

Mr. J’s Houdini Séance Articles:
http://www.thecoast.ca/TheScene/archives/2013/10/31/blinded-me-with-sance
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/harry-houdini-summoned-at-halifax-seance-1.2325688
http://thechronicleherald.ca/metro/1163519-halifax-s-history-with-houdini-the-naked-truth
http://www.wildabouthoudini.com/2013/10/official-word-from-halifax-houdini.html

The Amazing Mr. J on CBC TV’s Dragons’ Den (2013)
Halifax audition: http://polargrizz.tumblr.com/post/45125821752/dragons-den-auditions-halifax-2013

Mr. J on CBC TV’s Dragons’ Den Articles:
http://thechronicleherald.ca/community/halifax/1130606-mister-j-and-the-dragons
http://thechronicleherald.ca/business/911242-truro-magician-to-practise-on-dragons
http://www.pressreader.com/canada/truro-daily-news/20130221/281762741663163
“Truro Resident on Dragons’ Den This Fall” (March 2013)
“Truro Man Auditions for Dragons’ Den” (February 2013)

Following a successful publishing deal with CBC Dragon Kevin O’Leary, you can read The Amazing Mr. J’s story in Kevin’s #1 International Bestselling Book- ‘Cold Hard Truth on Family, Kids & Money’ (pgs 123-133):
https://books.google.ca/books?id=uXnqAQAAQBAJ&pg=PT124&lpg=PT124&dq=David+Johnston+magician&source=bl&ots=r1k4nsmbQ-&sig=mPvyZh6q4I27QgODQGQeOanYsZA&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiKpKaeg9XTAhVF7IMKHQcnBUk4ChDoAQgoMAE#v=onepage&q=David%20Johnston%20magician&f=false

The Amazing Mr. J (at 0:04)- Reveen TV commercial (November 2012):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hqmb3Jwlc-I

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TONIGHT! Leafs vs. Habs, for the final time this season! With apologies as always to my terrific Toronto friends, here's the latest loopy installment of "Dummy Night in Canada!" (Hope we BOTH make the playoffs, so our classic Canadian friendly rivalry, plus the delirious dummy discourse, can continue!) Naturally, IRON sharpens IRON, and rivals can always bring out the best in each other...in hockey, and in life. Here's to health, hockey, and hilarity.😀🎩❤🏒👍#AmazingMisterJ #DavidJolly #Magician #Magic #Leafs #Habs #HockeyNightInCanada #DummyNightInCanada #KitschsKorner www.misterj.ca www.amazingmisterj.ca www.halifaxmagician.ca ... See MoreSee Less

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Whether YOU are a cool couple, or a swingin' single, may your Valentine's Day be bursting with LOVE, chocolate...and cheesy puns on little cards. (Remember those glorious days at school?) 😉 YOU are LOVED, and LOVE is MAGIC!❤👍#happyvalentinesday #magic #magician #amazingmisterj #davidjolly #hearts #flowers #chocolate #justthetwoofus www.misterj.ca www.amazingmisterj.ca www.halifaxmagician.ca ... See MoreSee Less

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Happy Hockey Day in Canada!🏒 Just for you, a new episode of "Dummy Night in Canada!" (With apologies to my Leaf-loving friends, hope you enjoy this little 'Kitsch's Korner'. All meant in good fun). Long live our beloved sport, so rich with Canadian Magic. 😀🎩❤🏒👍 #HockeyDayInCanada ##DummyNightInCanada #AmazingMisterJ #DavidJolly #Magician #Magic #Ventriloquism #OhCanada www.misterj.ca www.amazingmisterj.ca www.halifaxmagician.ca ... See MoreSee Less

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❤Friendly reminder to you fellow Romance Lovers...Valentine's Day this Sunday! ❤ (Hopefully Mr. J can bring Mr. Meanie around by then...) Your prep for the big day is easy: All You Need is Love. Wishing you a Magical weekend!😀🎩❤👍#amazingmisterj #davidjolly #love #magic #magician #valentinesday #allyouneedislove www.misterj.ca www.amazingmister.ca www.halifaxmagician.ca ... See MoreSee Less

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YOUR MAGICIAN to the STARS!

The Amazing Mr. J performs for celebrities at VIP events, and loves sharing stories! He’s faced the Dragons on Dragons’ Den, entertained for CBC’s Peter Mansbridge, Gerry Dee (Mr. D), Lionel Richie, Natalie MacMaster, NHL stars, Hulk Hogan, Stan Lee, and many more!

“HOW the heck did you do THAT? That… was… amazing!” – Stan Lee, Toronto, August 2010