Schedule

Circus Magic Arts & Ministry Convention Schedule 2018

We Love America!

Honoring Tom E Boy King 

 

 Sunday, September 23rd

SUPER SANTA SUNDAY

 LOCATION: THE NAVY LODGE – NORFOLK 7811 Hampton Blvd, Norfolk, VA 23505

TIME: SEPTEMBER 23, 2018    FROM 9 AM UNTIL 5 PM

INSTRUCTORS: STEPHEN F. GILLHAM AND DEBRA GILLHAM

 

9 am – 10 am:     Santa in the 21st Century

We will discuss the different types of Santa’s venues and talk about some that are disappearing. What does this mean for you?

10 am – 11 am:   Generational marketing: from Baby Boomers to Millennials

We will discuss who are our clients and what do they expect from us, as Santa Claus. What are the best ways to reach your target markets.

11 am – 12 am:   Tools for the Modern-Day Santa Claus!

What are the tools today’s Santa uses to maintain their business and where they can be found?

12 am – 1 pm:     Lunch on your own. Be back by 1 pm.

1 pm – 2 pm:       The Use of Props to Enhance Your Performance Value

20 Props you should never leave home without and why.

2 pm – 3 pm:        Storytelling and the Performance-Based Santa Claus

How to become a performance-based Santa telling stories for the children.

The most asked questions that you need to be prepared to answer as Santa Claus.

3 pm – 4 pm:       The Ultimate Magical Effect! Smart Santa!

95% of our work is Smart which means we are wired for secret communication.  Learn about the equipment, techniques, problems and benefits of working “Smart”. Of all the things we do, Smart Santa is the most important technique we use! It’s now possible to be like the Santa Claus in the movies and know everything about the children that visit you.

4 pm – 5 pm:       How to do a “Sneak-a-Peek” Visit!

Fill up you Christmas Eve with Sneak a Peeks, unforgettable home visits that start at 12 am Christmas Day and end around 5:30 am. These are truly magical experiences originally developed for chronically and terminally ill children and their families.  Learn how to do the ultimate Home visit. 

 

Next Year’s Dates September 19-21, 2019