Although based in New England, magician BJ Hickman performs (and does lectures and other speaking presentations) throughout the United States. His speaking presentations for health care professionals, “PediaTRICKS,” has taken Hickman all throughout the United States, including Hawaii. In these programs he speaks to doctors, nurses, and other health care professionals who work with children. He teaches magic tricks, curiosities, and diversions to make children feel relaxed and comfortable in what might otherwise be a stressful situation. Hickman also lectures for magicians on the business of entertaining family audiences. He has presented for magicians all throughout the United States and Canada. On the west coast, BJ Hickman is a regular at the famous Hollywood Magic Castle, which has opened doors for other venues in Hollywood, Burbank, and Beverly Hills, California.