He was a regular act at a Long Island restaurant called the Wine Gallery, where Angel says his tips "could easily clear a hundred dollars on a good night."After graduating from high school, Criss Angel decided to forgo college to pursue a full-time career in magic. "The thought of my becoming a professional magician was unbearable for them," Angel later recalled.
"They had hoped their three sons would go to college and become doctors or lawyers—but not a magician!
" /Angel is the poster boy for making questionable choices, but he's the only one who suffers physically from the stunts.
His apparent ambiguity to the emotions he subjects his family to is a little disconcerting.
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"I felt this incredible sense of power that an adult didn't understand how it worked, but I did." He practiced magic tricks obsessively, and gave his first magic show at age 12—at a neighbor's birthday party, for a fee of .
While attending East Meadow High School, Angel performed frequently at neighborhood restaurants.
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