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-MagicTimes News Archives Week of April 26-May 2, 2010-

Rudy Coby transforms the Magic Castle into a crazy laboratory where mad ... - Los Angeles Times
Returning to the Magic Castle's stage for the first time in 15 years, Rudy Coby -- the "coolest magician on Earth" -- needed a spectacle that would be unforgettable, so he enlisted the aid of some of his "mad scientist" friends. Allowed to take over the Magic Castle for an entire week, creating within it a laboratory-themed installation straight out of a comic book, Coby decided to pit the marvels of magic against the wonders of science complete with a "Magic Castle Science Fair," where the audience participates in wacky experiments....
Publ.Date : Mon, 26 Apr 2010 17:51:27 GMT+00:00

Sony Classics Acquires Chomet's Acclaimed “Illusionist”... - indieWIRE
Sony Pictures Classics has announced that they have acquired all North American rights to Sylvain Chomet’s “The Illusionist” from Pathe. Based on an unproduced screenplay by Jacques Tati, the film won raves when it premiered earlier this year at the Berlin Film Festival as a Berlinale Special Selection....
Publ.Date : Mon, 26 Apr 2010 15:13:00 GMT

Singapore's filmmaker Khoo to head Locarno film ... - Channel NewsAsia
Khoo was most recently among the nominees for the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival in 2008 with "My Magic", the story of an alcoholic nightclub bartender who returns to being a magician to impress his 10-year-old son....
Publ.Date : Mon, 26 Apr 2010 16:32:00 GMT

Famous Magician Now Calls Tennessee Home - WSB-TV Atlanta
In addition to Terry Evanswood’s daily performances of “Wonders of Magic” at WonderWorks, a new museum called the “Hall of Magic” just opened inside WonderWorks showcasing some of magic’s most treasured artifacts from legendary magicians like Harry Houdini, Howard Thurston and Harry Blackstone. A huge collection of priceless props, costumes, autographs, mechanical toys, memorabilia and antique magic sets are now on display in the free Hall of Magic museum....
Publ.Date : Mon, 26 Apr 2010 20:49:00 GMT

Disney conjures up a modern-day "Sorcerer's Apprentice”... - Jim Hill Media
Cage always wanted to play a magician, a sorcerer and he was talking about this desire with producer Todd Garner while they were working on ‘Next.’” According to Cage, Garner returned the next day and said, “‘Hey, Nic, I’ve got it. Let’s do ‘Sorcerer’s Apprentice.’” Then Cage went his business partner at the time, Norm Golightly, and the two of them put together a script.
Publ.Date : Tue, 27 Apr 2010 03:09:00 GMT

Allen Swift, Voice Actor for Radio and TV, Dies at 87 - New York Times
Allen Swift, the voice of Mighty Mouse, Dinky Duck and, for a brief period, Howdy Doody, not to mention an Eveready battery, a toilet plunger for Drano, Vita’s Beloved Herring Maven and other characters both human and inanimate in more than 30,000 television and radio commercials, died on April 18 at his home in Manhattan. He was 87. ...He also resumed his fledgling career as a stand-up comedian and magician, appearing in nightclubs and in comedy sketches on “The Bob Hope Show” and Milton Berle’s “Texaco Star Theater.”
Publ.Date : Wed, 28 Apr 2010 02:24:00 GMT

Now You See It: Magic Castle Showcases Israel's World of Illusion - The Jewish Journal of Greater L.A.
For one week in May, the Magic Castle -- Hollywood’s elegant Victorian mansion-turned-prestigious magic club -- will be transformed into a lively hub of Israeli culture. The exclusive and formal den of world-renowned magicians and magic enthusiasts will showcase Israeli practitioners of the illusory arts, as well as musicians and artists, and the dining menu will offer cuisine from the Holy Land in a first-time celebration of Israel....
Publ.Date : Tue, Apr 20, 2010‎ 00:00:00 GMT

Magic or Science? At an L.A. Festival, It's Hard to ... - DISCOVER
It’s Science vs. Magic week at L.A.’s Magic Castle, where comic magician Rudy Coby and his friends have taken over the Victorian mansion-styled club, and where waitresses are sporting lab coats and serving drinks in test tubes....
Publ.Date : Wed, 28 Apr 2010 22:56:00 GMT

Magic's appeal no illusion - Vancouver Sun
This week, 250 of the best magicians from across Canada and around the world are gathering in Kitchener, Ont., for the annual Canadian Association of Magicians Convention. Organizers of the three-day event starting Thursday say the traditional art form grows in popularity each year....
Publ.Date : Wed, 28 Apr 2010 19:42:00 GMT

NORM: Jacobs works an 'Extra' shift today - Las Vegas Review Journal
Luxor headliner Criss Angel can coast for the next 90 years. He's wrapped up the "Magician of the Century" award, which was presented to him after Angel's second "Believe" show Tuesday by Tony Hassini, founder of the International Magicians Society...
Publ.Date : Thu, 29 Apr 2010 09:04:00 GMT

David Copperfield performing next week at Pavilion - Sioux Falls Argus Leader
For 40 years, magician David Copperfield has upped the magic performance art, adding a flair for drama and theater to his act. His Las Vegas reviews are top notch, he continues to tour worldwide and his "Dreams and Nightmares" was a critically acclaimed Broadway show that set ticket records.
Publ.Date : Thu, 29 Apr 2010 07:01:22 GMT+00:00

Magician awes students with cards, tricks and hockey sticks
Magician Norman Ng (pronounced ‘ing’) performed for students on Saturday night in Wilkinson Theater.
Publ.Date : Fri, 30 Apr 2010 15:53:25 -0700

SFist Reviews: Teatro ZinZanni - SFist
Singer Joan Baez and magician Evengeniy Voronin during the performance of Teatro ZinZanni's Hearts on Fire; photo credit: Drew Altizer....
Publ.Date : Fri, 29 Apr 2010 00:00:00 GMT

Top magician hears charity's SOS - Weekend Post
LARRY Soffer, one of South Africa’s foremost magicians, will be performing a one-night-only event to raise funds for SOS Children’s Village Port Elizabeth, at Uptown Theatres tomorrow evening....
Publ.Date : Fri, 28 Apr 2010 00:00:00 GMT

Thorold newsman, magician remembered fondly - St. Catharines Standard
Newsman and magician. Hugo Furney had two very different careers through his life and was well-known in the community for both. The longtime Thorold resident was the former publisher of the Thorold News, a weekly paper his parents started up in 1939. But he was also Hugo the Magician, known for his performances at children's parties and company events....
Publ.Date : Fri, 30 Apr 2010 00:00:00 GMT

Magician conjures up animal learning program for kids - Waterloo Cedar-Falls Courier
Barry DeVoll bets there are few people in the Cedar Valley, likely even the country, who know that a macaw has a bone in its tongue....
Publ.Date : Mon, 03 May 2010 02:19:00 GMT

Young magician welcomes you to the circus - Times Union
Alex Ramon, 25, is the second-youngest ringmaster in the history of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus. He is also the first magician ever to host the show....
Publ.Date : Sun, 02 May 2010 14:51:00 GMT

3 arrested in murder of 'Tonight Show' boy magician 'El ... - Examiner
Anaheim police have arrested three people on suspicion of killing young magician Adrian Ramos, known as "El Magnfico."...
Publ.Date : Sun, 02 May 2010 17:57:00 GMT

The MAGIC Touch - Dubuque Telegraph Herald
Rochelle Beardsley, 14, a freshman at Western Dubuque High School, has inherited her dad's knack -- and talent -- for magic. They enjoy performing together at local and area venues....
Publ.Date : Sun, 02 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

Penn and Teller at Mesa Arts Center - AZ Central.com
When we first went to Vegas, we'd been on the road 30 years. The idea was that we would just do 46 weeks a year in Vegas and then the rest of the time we would go on the road and do shows. It's taken us nine years to really get out and start doing shows....
Publ.Date : Sun, 02 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

Paul's ad it - The Sun
MAGICIAN Paul Daniels looks like he wants to do a disappearing act as he faces a sumo wrestler... but perhaps he has something up his sleeve. ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 02 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT

 

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