Nicola Maurantonio is Cripton Magic
Nicola Maurantonio is a pluri-award winner of the:
- 1° Prize in Great Illusions and Stage Magic in 1998 (C.M.I.);
- International Grand Prix 1998 (C.M.I.);
- Magic Hands 1999 (Germany);
- "Doctor in Magic" 2012 (I.M.S.);
- Best Illusionist 2012 Italy (I.M.S.).
- Illusionist of the Year 2015 (I.M.S.)
From 2003 is widley recognized as a most exciting performer on Cruise Ship.
Cripton's magic has been featured on every major television network and theatre around the world, inclusive the Tropicana Hotel in Las Vegas.
Cripton began performing magic at the age of fourtheen. He found himself fascinated in music, great illusions and theatre, which he immediately incorporated in to his shows.
On completing high school, the young magician moved into Rome (Italy) and Las Vegas and studied with the most popular magicians (Jeff Mc Bride, Sigfried and Roy etc.). He come back to Italy and was soon performing in the best clubs and Italian Televisions including the popular Rai 1.
Cripton's signature fusion of music, myth, drama and illusions reflects his lifelong study of magic's multicultural roots, Brasil, Argentina, Caribe and Italy.
Cripton headlined on the Cruise's Ships "MSC" for seven years, where he was voted critics' choice as Best Magician of the Mediterranean Cruise Ship.
In 2012 he headlined on the Norwegian Cruise Line with the shows: "Escape", "Ocean Magic", "Illusions" and he is the Master Magician in the new Production Show "Elements".
In 2012 and 2015 he was awarded as "Illusionist of the Year" on board of the Norwegian Sun and Norwegan Jade.
From 2013 "Ocean Magic" is also performed on board of the cruise ship Paul Gauguin in French Polynesia.
Cripton has even actor on the cinema movies "Vento di Primavera" and "Prigionieri di un Incubo" and in a lot of television's fictions.