Producer – Michael Boyd

As a third generation magician and with a strong family history in professional theater Michael’s passions lie in the spectacular stage shows he performers and produces.

With his wife and partner Cathie Costello they have entertained thousands across the globe as illusion duo Magic2. His role has extended to music and production, team management and producer in the M2 Production shows.

His years of experience touring the globe as an Illusionist with Magic2 working in casinos, cruise ships and resorts together with study’s in leadership and team management gives him the perfect combination of show business skills.

Costume Designer – Cathie Costello

Cathie Costello has a broad foundation of design having studied a BA in fashion design at RMIT and experience working many years freelance within the industry. She also has a vast history of performance and dance, allowing her to acquire knowledge of the theatrical industry and a sound understanding of the stress each costume has to endure.

Production Assistant – Simon K Patterson

Simon K Patterson, whilst completing his VCE at Melbourne High School was appointed for a 2 year term as the school’s Stage Manager and was heavily involved in the School’s theatre program. Winning the Stage Management prize in two consecutive years and the Theatre prize in his final year, Simon went on to complete a Diploma of Entertainment in Stage Management.

Coming back to the Event Industry, Simon completed a course of study in Event Management, Marketing & Product Development and Business at Holmesglen TAFE. He founded SKP Events and began working freelance on a range of different projects including 2006’s Make Poverty History concerts, the 2007 Red Ball and has assisted in the casting, scheduling and logistics for numerous M2 production shows and events.