Torkova's magic have taken him around the world performing in Shanghai, Hong Kong, England, Japan, Mexico, the famed Magic Castle in Hollywood, on cruise lines, corporate events and private parties.
In 2004 he was chosen by Academy Award-Winning producer, Alan Miller, to collaborate with the noted Ying Quartet at Symphony Space in New York City. For this unique concert, The New Yorker magazine even drew his caricature sawing the quartet in half!
Torkova has also appeared in the New York Times, the Daily News and the New York Post who said he was, “Unquestionably among the best.” In 2006, he wrote his original play, Thought Prints, and performed it to great success at the New York City Fringe Festival.
A scholar of magic and its history,
Torkova has acted as magic
consultant to off-Broadway productions
and has been featured in the bestseller
Magic for Dummies by David Pogue.
Merlin Award for Best Classical Magic
International Magician's Society
Society of American Magicians National Competition
Hofzinser Award for Classical Magic
Vienna Magic Theater, Austria
Milbourne Christopher Award
Notable Contributions to the Art of Magic
Bistro Award for Excellence in Cabaret
Excellence in Manipulation
Abbott's National Magic Conference