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Luke Blaze – The First Chapter

One of our AIM Junior members is about to launch his career in a big way, with his very first stage illusion show! We hope all of the amazing Melbourne Magic Community can rally around and support Luke by buying a ticket or spreading the word and supporting the future of...
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Magicians Worked hard in March

Were you there at Magicians at Work on March 14? There was quite a big crowd so you probably were! It was a great night with new performances from: Tim Ellis – enlarging Coke bottle Mr Marmalade – Ninja Rings to live looped music Anthony DeMasi – Crazy Pom Poms...
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Jeki Yoo from Korea

A few years ago we brought Jeki Yoo out to Australia and he blew everyone away with he innovative card magic and artistic stage show. Look what he’s up to now!  
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Old School Derren Brown

Here’s a great clip from one of Derren Brown’s earliest shows – how does he do it?  
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Shin Lim – Fool Us

If you saw him in The Unbelievables last week and were blown away – take a look at how he fooled Penn & Teller.. TWICE!  
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Yif – The Art of Magic

This is Yif on live TV in China. Astonishingly visual magic  
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R Paul Wilson coming to Melbourne

“Imagine That, A Lecture by R Paul Wilson” You will remember R Paul Wilson for his six years as a writer and presenter on the BBC series “The Real Hustle”. Paul is a filmmaker, magician and author and lives and works between London, Los Angeles and his home in Scotland. His...
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Scamapalooza

Are you a fan of magic and all of its allied arts in the area of deceit, trickery and hustles? Then you need to subscribe to AIM Member Nicholas J Johnson’s fantastic podcast ‘Scamapalooza’ in which he interviews con artists, magicians, scam historians and other...
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Magic at the 2018 Perth Fringeworld

Heading over to Perth this February? If you’re a magic fan then maybe you should consider taking a trip because from January 26 to February 25 there will be more magic shows in Perth than anywhere else in the world!*    * (with the obvious exception of the Melbourne Magic...
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Magic at the 2018 Adelaide Fringe Festival

The Adelaide Fringe Festival is back from February 16 to March 18 with a record 25 magic shows this year! Magicians are coming from all over Australia the world to showcase their skills including the UK, Sweden, and Canada. Magic shows hitting Adelaide during the Fringe Festival...
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2018 MMF – Applications Now Open!

Applications are now open for performers wishing to produce a show at the 2018 Melbourne Magic Festival. For full details please CLICK HERE to go to the Producer Resource page and download the 2018 Application Form. Please make sure you also download the 2018 Producer Guide as...
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Geniis Magic Convention in 2018

For the first time since 2011 the Genii’s Magical Society are staging a huge magic convention – June 8 to 11, 2018 at the Rooty Hill RSL, NSW. “Our aim with GeniiCon18 is to bring together magicians from across Australia to witness a line-up of local and...
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Dane Certificate back in Melbourne

Dane Certificate has spent the last twelve months traveling Australia presenting his show of wonders in many unusual venues throughout the country. On Saturday November 11 he returns to Melbourne for a show at LONG PLAY in Fitzroy with American magician Simone Turkington. Long...
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New Shows at Laneway Theatre

Two of The Australian Institute of Magic’s most popular magicians are coming to The Laneway Theatre with their own shows. Tickets will sell fast so make sure you book now! Nick Kay brings his Magic Festival show UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL to the theatre on Thursday 9 November at...
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Barry Govan Lecture

If you haven’t had the pleasure to see one of Australia’s and the world’s best in Magic sleight of Hand magicians then you must come to this lecture on Thursday October 19. Barry Govan has been performing full time since 1992. He Started learning sleight of hand...
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