Who made Harry Houdini disappear? -
Who made Harry Houdini disappear? Jewish
Theatre, Israel - 7 hours ago Born Erich
Weiss, the great magician and legendary
escape artist died in Detroit 78 years
ago tomorrow from peritonitis, a result
of a punch to the stomach ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 15 Jan 2007 16:21:00
Magician's art entertains all age groups
Record - TRACY - Magician Jack Gonsalves
folds 4-year-old Catie MacDonald's tiny
hand around a golf ball-size red foam
ball. When she opens her fist, the ball
has grown to softball-size. The girl
gives a big grin. Another close and open
of MacDonald's hand ...
Publ.Date : 15 Jan 07 07:51:00 UTC
Plenty up his sleeve
Prague Post - As young men, the two
conjurers, Alfred Borden (Christian
Bale) and Robert Angier (Hugh Jackman),
are both apprentices to an established
magician. They also serve as plants in
the audience who are daily called upon
the stage to assist in the act ...
Publ.Date : 15 Jan 07 15:51:00 UTC
Setting the record straight (INQ7.net)
JAIME T. LICAUCO - THIS is the
continuation of my point-by-point reply
to magician James Randi's reaction (see
PDI, Dec. 12, 2006) to my column of Oct.
Publ.Date : Mon, 15 Jan 2007 16:16:24
Comedian looking for a new home for
'Bonk' (Las Vegas Sun)
Comedian/magician Kerry Pollock wrapped
up a showcase at the Rampart's Addison
Lounge and is looking for a room. But
don't look for his low-budget production
at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace.
Publ.Date : Tue, 16 Jan 2007 15:29:06
In Tomorrow's Paper (EdmontonSun.com)
Magician leaves audience wondering,
'How'd he do that?' If you were at
either of David Copperfield's
performances at the Jubilee Auditorium
last night and still have your ticket,
please hang onto it.
Publ.Date : Tue, 16 Jan 2007 09:51:56
Magic troupe gets top billing -
Independent Florida Alligator
The members of The House of Flying Cards
magician troupe, who perform their own
edgy versions of traditional illusions,
will be headline at The Side Bar ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 17 Jan 2007 06:07:00
Five other famous magicians of our times
-- real and otherwise (Vancouver
D.B. and D.C. just kickin' it together.
Claim to fame: Hungarian-American
magician, escapologist and stunt
performer who grew to fame at the turn
of the century.
Publ.Date : Wed, 17 Jan 2007 11:42:59
An intimate evening of magic (Vancouver
During time off, master illusionist
fights crime! Born David Seth Kotkin 50
years ago, at age 12 Copperfield was the
youngest person ever to be admitted into
the Society of American Magicians.
Publ.Date : Wed, 17 Jan 2007 11:42:49
Magicfest returns with mind-boggling
trickery - Comox Valley Record
Magicfest returns for a third year with
internationally renowned magician Murray
Hatfield, the comical magical mayhem of
Matthew Johnson, and the stunning ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 17 Jan 2007 21:44:00
Magic school, hall of fame planned for
Philadelphia Inquirer - The school and
hall are the brainchild of retired
magician Carlton R. Beck, who said he
chose Erie because it is the birthplace
of Harry Kellar, described as the dean
of American magic in the late 1800s and
early 1900s. Classes at the school are
Publ.Date : 13 Jan 07 20:25:00 UTC
Longtime Manitoba magician mourned (CBC
via Yahoo! Canada News)
Bill Brace, a recipient of the Order of
Manitoba and known to some as Canada's
greatest magician, died on Sunday. He
Publ.Date : Thu, 18 Jan 2007 18:27:58
Smokin' Aces (Entertainment Weekly)
Writer-director Joe Carnahan ( Narc )
deals out this ensemble action-comedy
about a two-bit lowlife Vegas magician
(Jeremy Piven) who runs afoul of a Mob
boss, who naturally wants to make him
Publ.Date : Thu, 18 Jan 2007 19:33:02
Laugh out loud (Arizona Daily Star)
A magician takes his parrot to a vet
because it isn't moving. "Doc, you gotta
help me. Something's wrong with my
Publ.Date : Thu, 18 Jan 2007 07:39:17
'A Magickal Life: Jeff Mcbride' to Air
on Canada's Vision TV - Emediawire
Magician and teacher Jeff McBride is
among the first to be profiled on
"Enigma" the new documentary series on
Canada's Vistion TV. The one hour
episode will ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 18 Jan 2007 13:06:00
SHOW REVIEW: "The Mac King Comedy Show"
Las Vegas Review Journal - Mac King's
goofy charms are finally making him a
more prominent headliner on the Strip.
Photo by Christine H. Wetzel . Well,
here's a good problem to have. Near the
end of Mac King's show, the comedy
magician leaves the Harrah's stage to
seek out an ...
Publ.Date : 19 Jan 07 18:52:00 UTC
Hocus Pocus promises a magical event
Fresno Bee - That kind of turnout will
make him look into holding future swap
meets or perhaps a full-blown magic
convention. The lecture series will
include: Suds, 10:30 p.m.: Over the past
33 years, the magician with the bubbly
name has worked in venues from ...
Publ.Date : 19 Jan 07 12:54:00 UTC
Conjuror's visit turns students into
readers (The Rockingham News)
KINGSTON -- "Frosty is afraid of the
dark, so I bought him a birthday
present," magician Greg McAdams told the
audience of eager children at the
Nichols Memorial Library in Kingston. He
waved a flashlight in the air.
Publ.Date : Fri, 19 Jan 2007 23:16:14
Be a part of the magic (The Marion Star)
MARION - Christian magician John Louis
will perform "Love Is No Illusion," a
magic show, at Mount Vernon Avenue
Church of Christ at 7 p.m. Wednesday,
Publ.Date : Fri, 19 Jan 2007 16:08:35
Use your illusion: Presenting
prestidigitation at its finest - 24/7
Arts, Dining and Entertainment
"Rocco is a master manipulator, which is
a magician who works sleight of hand,"
Cohn said. "Rocco is extremely creative.
You can never tell what he'll do ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 19 Jan 2007 18:01:00
LiveAuctionTalk.com Highlights Houdini
Memorabilia in its Weekly ... -
News-antique.com (press release)
When the magician Harry Houdini arrived
in a new town he dared police to try and
restrain him. Houdini claimed he could
free himself from any ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 19 Jan 2007 22:07:00
Kaplan garners laughs with juggling,
Billings Gazette - Virtuoso juggler,
magician, inventor, musician, physical
comedian, The Great Kaplan presents
"Laughter is the Best Medicine!" at 7:30
tonight at the Alberta Bair Theater. The
show, part of the First Interstate Bank
Family series, is sponsored by ...
Publ.Date : 19 Jan 07 11:14:00 UTC
Good Character Magic
Signal - With two morning performances
in the school's multipurpose room - the
"Spellman Magic Spectacular" featuring
magician Steve Spellman - combined an
array of crowd-pleasing tricks and
illusions with the six pillars of the
national character counts ...
Publ.Date : 20 Jan 07 22:40:00 UTC
Uri Geller accused of TV trickery
BBC Entertainment - But Israeli magician
Eliron Toby said the show "damaged"
those who wanted to believe in Geller
and Dandi Asraf said there were "no
supernatural powers". Israeli-born
Geller said the programme did not
involve sleight of hand. The
participants did ...
Publ.Date : 21 Jan 07 17:02:00 UTC
Teatro ZinZanni's Voronin doesn't utter
a line, but you can't take ...
Seattle Times - Voronin is part Dracula,
part Casanova. Though his character does
not speak, he confides that people come
to Teatro ZinZanni "to be in dreams."
Yevgen Voronin has built his reputation
as a world-class magician on a
foundation of smoke and mirrors. So ...
Publ.Date : 21 Jan 07 08:06:00 UTC
Magician has birds, needs home (Plymouth
William Heine is a man of magic. He's
done his feats of prestidigitation as
the opening act for Robert Townsend and
Harry Blackstone Jr. at the Fisher
Theatre and on television. The late Bob
Talbert called his performance on the
best acts in Detroit.
Publ.Date : Sun, 21 Jan 2007 12:03:31
Magician looks for smiles in Carlsbad -
San Diego Union Tribune
By Linda McIntosh. Oceanside resident
Tomas De la Cruz started performing
magic as a teen on the streets of New
Publ.Date : Sun, 21 Jan 2007 14:04:00
It's all about the Hocus Pocus - Fresno
On Saturday, nearly 30 years after
performing his first magic trick and
hundreds of other performances under his
stage name, Winston the Magician , ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 21 Jan 2007 14:02:00
Magic aids in continuing education (The
Sitting at his desk in the Greenville
Fire-Rescue station downtown, Capt.
Chuck Owens shuffled a deck of cards
before demonstrating one of many magic
tricks he's been perfecting since he was
Publ.Date : Mon, 22 Jan 2007 04:14:13