"The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy."

Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Steven M Poretskin Receives an award from The largest carnival trade show organizers who are also all customers of fun attractions

My Values 

  • Family comes first. 
  • Integrity matters.
  • Service above self. 
  • Honesty is a given. 
  • Humility is a gift. 


Stage and screen actor, Lecturer, comedy Hypnotist, magician, creative designer and patent holder for amusement industry

Steven Is also Known all over the world for his traveling Hypnosis shows under his stage name Steven Michaels. Here are some reviews and comments about his shows. 


That was crazy! You are the Hollywood Hypnotist! Micky Dolenz (The Monkeys, WCBS Radio Personality),NY

You were hilarious... Coker College, South Carolina

I laughed so much I couldn’t hold my video camera straight... Party Works, Florida

Wow, I cant believe what you were able to make even my boss do. You were fantastic!  Daimler Chrysler, Indiana

I didn’t believe hypnosis was real.  After seeing your act I am totally amazed. David Hyatt, Hyatt Hotels, MD

You are the master! Dr. Level Stage Hypnotist.

The students rave about your show every year! See you again next year. Rutgers University, NJ

You are the best hypnotist we’ve ever had (5 years in a row) Princeton University, NJ

You were the number one chosen act to have back...again! First Night, Ocean County, NJ

Your hypnosis is truly amazing. Tropicana Hotel Casino, Atlantic City, NJ

In over 20 years I have never seen a performance as tremendous as yours. Indian Lake Camp, PA

I’m not sure if I bring you back every year for the campers or for myself. I just love your show!  Camp Echo, NY

Ocean Township High School – Over 30 performances

Princeton University – 5 years +