Meet Your Instructors
Jerry Valley's stage career spans over 45 years where he has appeared all over the world as the featured hypnotist on the QE2 and other cruise ships.
He has also been featured on the TV show "20/20" and in several movies with cameo speaking roles as well as several TV commercials.
Mr. Valley, a full-time stage hypnotist, often performs in many luxurious venues throughout the United States, England, Mexico, Aruba, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic,The Bahamas and more. He is contracted to play his 16 TH year in 2010 at the Erie County Fair in Hamburg, NY. He also performed at the Philadelphia State Fair, the Duchess County Fair, NY, the Virginia State Fair and the Brevard County Fair in Florida. The fans return again and again to see the expertise of America's Most Captivating Hypnotist.
Mr. Valley's show is amazing, fascinating and classic entertainment.
Tommy Vee has audiences "rolling in the aisles", with his unique style of stage hypnosis where volunteers become the real "Stars" of the show.
He has made thousands of exciting presentations on a number of cruise ships and at many fairs, corporations, universities and luxurious resorts.
He was an enormous hit at the West Tennessee State Fair, the Georgia State Fair and in Canada at the Quyon Fair, Quebec, the Fredericton Fair and the Chatham Fair in New Brunswick, and the Hants County Exhibition in Nova Scotia. Tommy regularly appears at the Balsams Grand Resort Hotel in New Hampshire.
His credits also include shows at the Indian Head Resort, the Four Seasons Hotel, the Pepsi Bottling Group, Century 21, the Falmouth Yacht Club, Boston College and the University of Massachusetts.
When you hear subjects speaking in a "FOREIGN" language, and men walking around thinking they are "PREGNANT", you will not be able to stop laughing! This is the best audience participation show.
Tommy is a Certified Instructor with the National Guild of Hypnotists, instructor with the Ultimate Stage Hypnosis Seminar and was nominated for stage excellence at the International Hypnosis Hall of Fame.
Mr. Vee is billed as the "Hypnotist Extraordinaire", where he releases confidence and creative ability with his subjects while always treating them with style and dignity. Audiences love the Tommy Vee Show!
Michael has been a performer for over 30 years. He is a Multi-Award Winning Magician and Master Stage Hypnotist and has performed in such venues as The Four Seasons Luxury Resort in Las Vegas, The RMS Queen Mary, The Prado in San Diego, The Treasure Chest River Boat Casino in New Orleans, The World Famous Magic Castle in Hollywood and most recently, exclusive engagements at Circus Circus Hotel and Casino, the Riviera Hotel and Casino, and the Orleans Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip. Michael received his Stage Hypnosis training from the Masters Ultimate Stage Hypnosis Seminar. He was fortunate not only to have great mentors such as Jerry Valley and Tommy Vee, but also to have had the opportunity to study under the Dean of American Hypnotists, Ormond McGill. Several years ago, Mike was invited to join the teaching staff of the Ultimate Stage Hypnosis Seminar.
His theater and performance experience has been vast in other areas as well, not only having been a star of major productions, but also having filled such positions as Producer, Director, Technical Director, Business Manager, Promotions Manager and Stage Manager. Michael is also a seasoned Motivational Speaker, Nationally Certified Trainer, and Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist and he specializes in working with students from grades elementary to high school teaching leadership, goal setting and communication skills as well as presenting his assembly programs, "The Magic of Success" and "The Magic of the Mind". He also has years of experience as a corporate entertainer, trainer and speaker and has worked with business organizations like Bentley Motors, New York Life and the Colorado Rockies MLB Team to name a few. His combination of expertly written training programs and his unique style of Magic and Comedy Hypnosis always prove to be a great source of knowledge and entertainment. Michael is a member of the Society of American Magicians, The International Brotherhood of Magicians, The Academy of Magical Arts, Stage Hypnotists of the World, and the National Guild of Hypnotists.
Michael's show is one of the funniest comedy hypnosis shows in the world.
Amye Scharlau is an award winning hypnotist with over 15 years experience! She holds two degrees from Saint Catherine’s university in Saint Paul, MN. Her uniquely positive hypnosis shows have earned her accolades and fans from the shows she creates from coast to coast. She also teaches self hypnosis at schools and colleges, works with probation officers with at risk youths, and is currently working on her first book. Amye has been in several movies, commercials, print, and has modeled on the home shopping network.
Amye's hypnosis shows are classic fun and unforgettable performances that will be remembered forever. She is an excellent instructor and has been on our teaching staff as a very special and effective speaker.
Kellie Karl, the quintessential Las Vegas entertainer - comedy hypnotist, singer, dancer, actress, hypnotherapist - raises the bar when it comes to multi-talented performers. Kellie wows audiences with her unique blend of comedy and entertainment, and regularly stars in her own hypnosis show for Princess Cruises. She performs for casinos, fairs and festivals, conventions, private events and has appeared in movies and on TV, including The History Channel, Soap Channel and MTV.
Having entranced minds and tickled funny bones worldwide, she has also performed in one of the longest running hypnosis shows in Las Vegas "The Outrageous Comedy Hypnosis Show" and has created an innovative and unique 20-minute Hypnosis Act.
Kellie is an excellent speaker and hypnosis instructor and is a significant addition to our teaching staff.