Harlem Wizards Cast Spell on Amityville Students

Students at Park Avenue, Northwest and Northeast met a member of the Harlem Wizards on May 11.

David Paul, also known as “DP,” dropped by the schools for a sneak peek of the Wizards upcoming performance at the high school. Combining comedy with basketball tricks, Paul dazzled the students with an interactive and hilarious show.

Paul called students out to show off their basketball skills, and he even took showed them a few new tricks. The 6’6” athlete out of Staten Island College then handed out a few free tickets and met with a few students one-on-one.

The Harlem Wizards are an interactive comedy and basketball-playing troupe that travels across the U.S. performing for schools and local communities. The entire Wizards team will be performing at Amityville High School on May 29 at 7:15 p.m. Tickets purchased in advance start at $12. Tickets at the door start at $15.