New 420 SMOKUS POCUS Magic Show Appears in Brooklyn

Tokes, Jokes and Tricks magically appear in Brooklyn through a show called Smokus Pocus…a cannabis-themed magic show that has taken the country by storm.

“It’s time for cannabis lovers from all walks of life to come together,” says magician and ex-weed dealer Ben Zabin, producer of the show. “We’re all craving new live entertainment. I’m thrilled to bring this immersive Brooklyn bawdy experience to life!”

This THC-induced extravaganza — which sits at the crossroads of cannabis, culture, and community — is packed with jokes that will have audiences laughing like they’re edibles and stuff so trippy they’ll wonder. “What is— ? !”

Cartoons will come to life, phones will disappear and reappear in impossible places, minds will be read, and the stoned and sober will love the magical high that is Smokus Pocus.

Smokus Pocus sold out weekly in Portland, OR for an unprecedented 14-month run and toured the country from Alaska to Oklahoma, where Zabin connected with crowds by shuffling jaw-dropping illusions with its cheeky yet charming brand of comedy. In the context of a custom-built showroom in Williamsburg, seating is strictly limited, so tickets must be reserved online in advance.

Performances will take place on October 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28 and 29 with shows lasting approximately 70 minutes.

Tickets for Smokus Pocus range from $40-60 and can be reserved through

Over a 15-year career, cannabis connoisseur Ben Zabin has performed over 1,000 magic shows for audiences around the world, from cruise ships in Bonaire to US Navy bases in Japan and the Las Strip. Vegas at the off-Broadway in New York. After dropping out of college and resorting to selling weed, he’s now back on stage armed with his most dope stuff yet for Smokus Pocus.

Brian L. Hartfield