biography

Simon is a famous and well known magician in Bangladesh.

Life & Career

Md. Shahid Hossain, simon widely known as SIMON in our cultural arena. His unique act contains an unusual combination of quirky humor, visual gags & absolutely astounding sleight of hand. The talented combination of pantomime & magic is his unique creation in the art & cultural history of Bangladesh.

 

Simon has been engaged in cultural activities since he was in school. He learned magic in 1987 from late magician the great Aladin (chintehorom malo). He got the reputation for his organization activities. He was the founder president of pantomime movement. One of founders of OACH (organization of arts for children). Ex-G. Secretary Bangladesh jadu Union parishad. At present he is the joint secretary of IBM (international brotherhood of magicians) USA. Ring 295, Dhaka.

 

He is a poem reciter & great debater. He was member of university theater also. He learned puppet in theater from Bodil goransson of Kalmar theater of Sweden & Spanish dance from a renowned Russian dancer.

 

Professionally he is a senior fashion clothing merchandiser has been working in Retail Chain store company like KappAhl, lindex and in different manufacturing companies like eastwest industrial park, ring shine textile industries ltd and kuliarchar Sweater group.

 

His knack for art & culture splashes in his magical act.

– Bangladesh Jadukar Parishad
– Bangladesh Magic Expansion and Development Board (BJUP)
– Pantomime Movement
– Organization of Art for Children
– International Brotherhood of Magicians (IBM), USA