In the Press

Michael Johns of Hypnotiq makes Vegas Magazine List

Oct 27th, 2011 | Category: In the Press
Michael Johns of Hypnotiq makes Vegas Magazine List

Michael Johns, one of the stars of Michael Johns and Terry Stokes Hypnotiq made the Vegas Magazine “LIST” for November 2011. The list consists of people in Las Vegas who are influential in business, charity, entertainment, politics, etc. It’s a huge honor to be “LISTed.” A few of the reasons Michael was selected were his partnership in the longest running hypnosis show in Las Vegas, his philanthropy work – he created showticketsforcharity.com, his political aspirations and in helping others achieve with Bodybyvi. Some of the other notables “LISTed” in November were Janet Jackson, Phil Collins and Drew Carey. Congratulations Michael!

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Haute Secrets Las Vegas: Michael Johns

May 20th, 2011 | Category: In the Press
Haute Secrets Las Vegas: Michael Johns

Posted By Susan Stapleton of HauteLiving.com Photography by Eric Ita Name: Michael Johns The stats: Born in the Midwest; lived in Vegas for 10 years; currently in Anthem. Why he loves Las Vegas: There is always something happening here! No matter what you want, you can find it in Vegas. Traveling around the world with […]

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Vegas Hypnosis – Audiences Let Their Hair Down at Hypnotist Shows

Mar 14th, 2010 | Category: In the Press, Interviews
Vegas Hypnosis - Audiences Let Their Hair Down at Hypnotist Shows

by Caroline Fontein | Read Original Article “Hypnosis gives you… a license to do goofy things that you probably would not have done before.” — Michael Johns, co-host “Hypnosis Unleashed” When standing in front of a room full of strangers you probably wouldn’t act out your audition for a role in an adult film, but […]

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It’s Hip to Hypnotized – Roll with the Power of Suggestion

Jul 26th, 2009 | Category: In the Press
It’s Hip to Hypnotized - Roll with the Power of Suggestion

A man who believes his favorite body part is growing beyond all reasonable proportion shifts uncomfortably in his chair. A woman describes in graphic detail how an innocent-looking balloon prop could be used sexually as if she were selling the product. A dozen hypnotized volunteers are convinced that host Michael Johns has lost the backside of his pants. And then the front …

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Robin Leach: Star Surveillance

Nov 24th, 2008 | Category: In the Press

Vegas singer Stephen Wesley, who had a short stint on American Idol, and Wee Matt from Jeff Beacher’s Comedy Madhouse (often mistaken to be Wee Man of Jackass) were hypnotized and then filmed Me and Wee for MTV at Michael Johns’ performance of Hypnosis Unleashed at the Harmon Theater.

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Bad Boys of Hypnosis celebrate 2000th show

Oct 27th, 2008 | Category: In the Press, Interviews

The self-described “bad boys of hypnosis,” Michael Johns and Terry Stokes, celebrate a milestone tonight (Thursday) with their 2,000th show — now the longest continually running hypnosis production in Vegas.

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At Night, the Music Plays, the Jokes Get Racy, but Clothes Stay On

Aug 2nd, 2007 | Category: In the Press

What: “Dirty: Rock Hard Comedy Hypnosis” When: 11 p.m. Sundays through Fridays Where: House of Blues Tickets: $42.95 to $53.45; 632-7600 (Please keep in mind these are old show dates. View our Show Schedule for our current show dates, times, and locations.) From clean to dirty, the House of Blues is covering all bases. While […]

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Chasing the Blues

Aug 2nd, 2007 | Category: In the Press

Just call it the House of Laughter. Two comedy shows – one magic, one hypnotic – have taken up residence in the House of Blues, better known for concerts by top blues, jazz and rock artists. “We’ve never gone in this direction, not totally,” Las Vegas House of Blues General Manager Greg Encinas says. “What […]

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Role Reversal for Michael Johns

Mar 26th, 2007 | Category: In the Press

Empire Ballroom comic hypnotist Michael Johns, who fronts “Hypnosis Gone Wild” nightly at 11, was in the audience Saturday night at “O” at the Bellagio and found himself in a bit of role reversal. As the show opened, the dancing clown character (insert your own Bush Administration joke here) pulled Johns on stage and coerced […]

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Best Shows in Las Vegas

Feb 2nd, 2006 | Category: In the Press

Hypnotist Michael Johns will have you roaring with laughter at the Stardust Hotel in his show “Hypnosis Gone Wild.” It is, and I do mean IS, an adult show with an original twist on hypnosis. He is funny, dirty, hip, cool, and a blast to watch. DO NOT BRING YOUR KIDS! His whole act has […]

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Johns Comedy Can Be Hypnotic

Dec 4th, 2005 | Category: In the Press

These days they’re serving up laughter, not meals, at the Stardust’s new Hypnotic Lounge. Once a Mexican restaurant and then a dinner theater, the venue is now home to hypnotists Michael Johns, Terry Stokes and Michelle Van Ree. “It’s a nice, intimate theater that seats about 200,” Johns said. That’s almost twice the seating capacity […]

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Michael Johns – one of the hottest club acts today

Aug 9th, 2004 | Category: In the Press

Head of Unbelievable Enterprises, the Vermont native is producing two shows at Bourbon Street “Spotlight,” a variety show that includes singers, dancers, escape artists and magicians, and “Mostly Magic Matinee,” a show that features … well, mostly magic. “Spotlight” is co-produced by Roya (who also performs in the production and runs the box office) and […]

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Michael Johns: First a Class Clown, Now Headliner

Apr 22nd, 2004 | Category: In the Press

Growing up as a class clown in the Midwest probably meant that life seemed a little slow-paced back then for Michael Johns, but he’s perched in the fast lane now. The comedian-hypnotist is the star of “The Michael Johns Hypnosis Show,” in which he blends fast-paced, comedy club-style humor with “cutting-edge, hypnosis techniques.” Having presented […]

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