Magician John Shango Casts Spells on the Popcorn Theatre Stage

COLDWATER – Tibbits Opera House will present the Big Fun Magic Show with John Shango on July 5 and 6 at 10 am. Shango, an acclaimed touring magician, brings his electrifying performance to Popcorn Theatre, promising an unforgettable experience filled with laughter and wonder for the whole family.

With decades of experience performing magic across the country, John Shango is celebrated for his ability to captivate audiences with his unique blend of humor, mystery, and astonishing illusions. His shows are renowned for their interactive nature and engaging storytelling, making each performance a delightful journey into the world of magic and entertainment.

“We are excited to host Shango at Popcorn Theatre,” said Ella Carvalho, Marketing and Communications Director at Tibbits. “His magical prowess and charismatic stage presence are sure to enchant our audiences.” This engaging performance is part of Tibbits’ commitment to providing quality family entertainment throughout the season. 

Magician John Shango brings his mesmerizing illusions to Popcorn Theatre.

Popcorn Theatre offers vibrant cultural experiences for the community, and is generously sponsored by the Bushouse Family, Dr. Jon and Seibra Herbener, Asama Coldwater Manufacturing, Vested Risk Strategies, Coldwater Exchange Club, Matthew C. Christopher, DDS, PC, and Coldwater Elks Lodge #1023.

The Big Fun Magic Show marks the third show of the 2024 Popcorn Theatre season, featuring an exciting lineup of family-friendly performances. Next to hit the stage will be touring artist Kevin Kammeraad with A Morning with Master Puppeteer Kevin Kammeraad and Friends, then Pooh Corner, performed by Tibbits Professional Summer Theatre cast. Closing out the season is a special screening of Disney’s animated movie, Frozen

Don’t miss your chance to embark on this adventure and create lasting memories with your loved ones. All Tibbits Popcorn Theatre performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 10 am and run through August 3. Tickets are $10 and include free popcorn and juice at intermission. Popcorn is donated by Ed Lake, with juice donated by McDonalds: The Maynard Organization. To reserve your seat, visit, call 517-278-6029, or go to the Tibbits Admin Office at 93 W. Chicago. Group rates are available.