Pat Hazel (b.1961), a comedy show writer (one of the original writers for the Seinfeld show), actor, and as a warm-up act for comedian Jerry Seinfeld, was a prominent member of the Omaha Magical Society.
A young Hazel performed magic at Omaha's Old Market.
Hazel billed himself as "Magic, Comedy, Wisecracks" at his farewell Omaha appearance in 1985, before moving to Hollywood. He frequently appears as a guest on the late-night talk shows.
- ↑ Nebraska Trivia by Gabe Parks (1998)
- ↑ http://thelongcenter.org/2013/12/seinfeld-pat-hazell-talks-career-spanning-johnny-carson-wonder-bread-years-wonder-bread-years-december-19-22-long-center/