21 May 2023

2023 AMA award nominees

Congratulations to Carisa Hendrix and Juliana Chen, who are both nominated for Stage Magician of the Year!  In addition, Carisa Hendrix's alter ego Lucy Darling, is nominated for Lecturer of the Year!

Visit the AMA website for the full list of this year's nominees.




20 May 2023

Shawn Farquhar special guest at TRICS 2023 [Nov 2 - 4]

From the March 31st Facebook post by TRICS:

Final TRICS Talent Announcement!
This time our Guest of Honor. He is a 2 time FISM winner and a great guy. He supported TRICS back when we were just getting started and has allows been a good friend.
I'm so Happy to announce Shawn Farquhar as this year's Guest of Honor.
This year's line-up is now complete!
Shawn Farquhar
Eric Jones
Danny Garcia
Jon Allen
Jon Armstrong
Kayla Drescher
Blake Vogt
David Jonathon
If there has been a better line-up at a small convention, I have never seen it. If you haven't registered, please do so now at www.tricsconvention.com !
Thank you all for he many years of support! See you in November.






19 May 2023

Coquitlam: Rob Teszka, Magic Dropout! - Special Fringe Preview [May 31]

From Eventbrite:

Rob Teszka, almost-PhD of magic, presents an irreverent magic show about failure! Enjoy a mind-blowing cocktail of tongue-in-cheek takes on everything from Mai Tais to academic burnout. Join Rob Teszka, Magic Dropout for the unexpected results of a decade researching the psychology of magic.


This show is an UNFINISHED WORK IN PROGRESS. It will return to BC in September for the Vancouver Fringe Festival.

Read more and buy tickets.


[via Chris Yuill]


17 May 2023

Orlando: Keith Brown's Absolute Magic at the Orland Fringe [May 18 - 28]

From the May 16th Tweet by Keith Brown:

Absolute Magic plays @OrlandoFringe

May 18-28th @SavoyOrlando

For showtimes & tickets please visit http://bit.ly/KBOrlando2023