Luther College SAC Spotlight presents Hypnotist Jim Wand Sept. 5

With more than 9,000 professional engagements to his name and a lengthy career spent building a fiercely entertaining repertoire, Master Hypnotist Jim Wand returns to Luther College at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, in the Center for Faith and Life Main Hall on the Luther campus.

For more than 25 years, Wand has not only brought fresh performances to Luther, but built up a professional brand all his own. He is the owner and founder of Wand Enterprises, which today employs more than 50 hypnotists, comedians, magicians and ventriloquists capable of performing shows tailored to any audience.

Tickets are $10 and may be purchased online at or via the Luther Ticket Office, telephone (563) 387-1357 or [email protected], open Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 9-10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.-3 p.m.; Tuesday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; with extended hours on Thursdays, 9 a.m.-7 p.m.

Wand has worked with entertainment personalities including Jay Leno, Chris Rock, Larry the Cable Guy, Jeff Probst, Sylvester Stallone, George Strait and Rascal Flatts.

He has also appeared on numerous TV programs and stations including the national FOX special "WOW," "The Sally Show," "The Judge Joe Brown Show," the Discovery Channel, Comedy Central and numerous other appearances on FOX, ABC, NBC and CBS.

Wand holds a doctoral degree in psychology and is considered to be one of the most professional hypnotic entertainers in the world today.

Wand Enterprises has been involved in the hypnosis market for corporate, college, high school, fairs/festivals and clubs for more than 25 years. Wand is able to adapt his program to meet the needs of any audience. He blends motivational messages and entertainment to make each event both informative and entertaining.

This event is sponsored by the Luther Student Activities Council Spotlight committee.

Jim Wand