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An Evening of Magic & Lies


DECEPTION is a magic & mind reading show, hosted by magician David Ranalli.

David creates an unforgettable evening by combining world-class sleight of hand, witty banter, and mysteries of the mind. Guests are invited into an intimate, cabaret theater where surprises lurk in every corner.

Perfect as a date night, group event, and for the hardcore magic fan.


  • 5:30 pm // Doors & Kitchen Open

  • 6:00 pm // Close Up Magic During Dinner

  • 7:30 pm // Main Stage Show Begins

  • 8:30 pm // Show Ends + Meet & Greet

  • 9:00 pm // Bar & Doors Close


DECEPTION is typically hosted at Feinsteins Cabaret Theatre, inside Hotel Carmichael in Indianapolis (Carmel).  David also hosts the show at venues in Chicago and other mid-western cities. Please check the ticket calendar for location-specific details.

Feinstein’s is located at:

1 Carmichael Sq
Carmel, IN 46032


The show and experience are geared toward adults.

However, anyone ages 10 and over would find the show enjoyable!

Guests under 18 are not allowed without a parent or guardian. No babies, strollers, or toddlers will be allowed in the show.

The dress code for DECEPTION can be summed up with one word: COOL. Please wear whatever makes you feel confident and excited to see magic. Whatever it is, wear it!

DECEPTION is a full dinner and show experience. Feinstein’s has a full kitchen and bar, every ticket has a $25 minimum on food and beverage.

DECEPTION runs about 60 minutes in length. Doors open 2 hours prior to showtime, during which David appears doing close-up magic for people while they enjoy their food. Afterward, David briefly hangs out to take pictures and discuss odd things.

The doors and kitchen open 2 hours before showtime.

Please check in with our team when you arrive.

All seating is determined when you buy tickets.

Anyone with special needs will get priority access and accommodations.


Please contact the Feinstein’s Box Office with questions related to special seating arrangments and group ticket buys.

Contact the Feintein’s Box Office –

For Menu & Venue Location

Photos are allowed! However, we do ask that there is no video of the show to upload to social media. We want David’s show to be a surprise to future guests.

All refunds and date changes must be scheduled and received through the Feinstein’s Box Office. Your tickets will either be refunded or tickets or moved to another date (if available). If David Ranalli must cancel the event for any reason you will be contacted about rescheduling and cancelations.