Patrick Smith has been
appointed as the new editor
of "The Linking Ring"
magazine, which is the house
organ for the International
Brotherhood of Magicians,
the largest magic
organization in the world.
The monthly magazine
currently has a circulation
of more than 12,000. Smith
will officially take over
with the May issue. Outgoing
editor Phil Willmarth will
be sworn as President of the
I.B.M. on June 30. Pictured
are current president Fred
Casto, Samuel Patrick Smith
and Phil Willmarth.(2/2/07:
Photo from I.B.M.)
Priest Conjures Up Unique Technique For
Spreading Word (WGAL via Yahoo! News)
A Lancaster City priest is preaching his
message in a rather unconventional way.
It's a sermon where people find
themselves watching his every move.
Publ.Date : Tue, 30 Jan 2007 13:18:58
It’s a tie: Amazing and amusing
Kansas City Star - West’s act has
garnered such praises as “He’s my
favorite comedy magician” (Brooke
Shields), “Fielding is one crazy
magician” (Muhammad Ali) and “The
funniest magician we’ve worked with”
(the Smothers Brothers). If that last
Publ.Date : 31 Jan 07 11:00:00 UTC
It's no illusion: This will be a night
of great magic (Seattle Times)
Call them miracle men. How else can
magicians escape from straitjackets and
make rabbits disappear and tables float?
Philemon Vanderbeck is a...
Publ.Date : Wed, 31 Jan 2007 08:15:35
Busking for attention
New Zealand Herald - Part magician, part
comedian, Knight delighted the crowd
with his family-friendly show.
Five-year-old Harry was pleased as punch
to help out Mr Knight with his cup and
ball tricks, especially when he received
a $2 coin for his efforts. While
Publ.Date : 02 Feb 07 04:45:00 UTC
Courier News Online - RARITAN: Library
show features "Victorian Magic"
(Bridgewater Courier News)
The East Lynne Theatre Company will
present a special performance of
"Victorian Magic," written and performed
by actor/magician Robert Aberdeen, at
the Hunterdon County Library
Headquarters 2 p.m. March 3.
Publ.Date : Thu, 01 Feb 2007 22:48:41
Sleight-of-hand artist to wow at A&M
(The Bryan-College Station Eagle)
The Order of Aggie Illusionists invites
you to see the man whom David
Copperfield calls "the magicians'
magician" perform live in College
Publ.Date : Thu, 01 Feb 2007 14:03:50
DAVID COPPERFIELD (Long Beach
HE'S MADE the improbable seem possible
by walking through the Great Wall of
China, turning audience members into
dust and removing the Statue of Liberty
from the landscape, but illusionist
David Copperfield says his greatest feat
has nothing to do with magic.
Publ.Date : Thu, 01 Feb 2007 08:04:10
Illusion vs. sleight of hand - Long
Received letters from an aspiring
magician who, unknown to Copperfield,
was wheelchair-bound. This discovery
inspired Copperfield to reach out to
those in ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 01 Feb 2007 08:13:00
BLAINE SET TO SHINE IN LONDON AGAIN
MAGICIAN David Blaine is set to make a
rare UK appearance at the launch of LG's
new Shine mobile phone.
Publ.Date : Fri, 02 Feb 2007 20:01:50
Professional magician Duane Laflin and
his wife and assistant, Mary, will debut
their first show in Libby on Friday, ...
(The Western News)
Las Vegas-quality magic opens this
weekend in downtown Libby.
Publ.Date : Fri, 02 Feb 2007 17:58:48
Magic comes to UA: rebel magician
performs - Arkansas Traveler
Nate Staniforth, a magician touring the
United States, performed at the UA for
the first time Tuesday, Jan. 30, in the
Union Ballroom. ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 01 Feb 2007 14:29:00
Historical Society nabs rare collection
from 1850s magician
Greenwich Time - HARTFORD, Conn. --
Neatly tucked inside his ornate,
hand-carved trunk, Albert Walker kept
the tools of his trade: magic wands,
brass rings, decks of cards, a book on
hocus-pocus, a fancy curtain and nine
wooden puppets. But the Glastonbury
Publ.Date : 03 Feb 07 18:49:00 UTC
Blaine's on board for LG Shine (T3)
LG's signed up the world famous magic
man as the face of its gorgeous new
blower, due to launch next week.
Publ.Date : Sun, 04 Feb 2007 22:42:35
Kiss and tell: On stage with David
Copperfield - Daily Trojan Online
I was presented with an autographed
headshot of the magician by one of the
attendees, and then escorted back to my
front-row seat. ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 05 Feb 2007 03:28:00