About Mark Kiyabu

Aloha - E Komo Mai

Audiences of all ages and back grounds have enjoyed the comedy and magic of Mark Kiyabu. His artistry and unique local style of magic continues to amaze audiences.  Mark Kiyabu is from Honolulu, Hawaii. He was first introduced to the world of magic by his mentor and first teacher in magic Mr. Jimmy Yoshida. At the age of eight, his journey into magic began. With the guidance and teaching of Mr. Yoshida, he was performing for private events, civic clubs, and children’s hospitals. At any opportunity, he would perform his magic. He performed his first professional show at the age of twelve. 


Since moving to California in 1980, Mark has entertained in Southern California, South Bay and Los Angeles area; for private events, civic clubs, theaters, restaurants and fundraisers. Mark has also traveled and performed in many cities in California and the West Coast; creating a magical theater experience with much 'ALOHA SPIRIT'. 


Mark Kiyabu is an award winning, comedy magician; winner of the Ring 96 International Brotherhood of Magicians (IBM) standup stage and closeup competition.


IBM Standup Stage Competition:
2010 (1st) 2014 (1st) 2015 (2nd) 2017 (3rd)

IBM Closeup Competition:
2017 (3rd)

In 2017, Mark was voted the People's Choice Award at the IBM magic competition in Seal Beach, California. He is an experienced professional performing in the Southern California, South Bay, and Los Angeles area since 1980. Mark is a member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians (IBM) and the Society of American Magicians (SAM). He is also a Lifetime member of the International Magicians Society.