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World’s Longest Magic Show

Melbourne Magicians Seek to Break ‘Unbreakable’ 12 Year Record in support of Variety – The Children’s Charity. In 2016, a group of ambitious and dedicated Australian magicians will be attempting to break the Guinness World Record for the World’s Longest Magic Show with a...
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Anthony Laye – Premonition

Special discount ticket offer for this week only! Book now to see ANTHONY LAYE. Can he really see into the future? Or maybe he’s just playing with human perception? Whatever the case, when you experience the mind-bending talents of Anthony Laye, you’ll forever question what you...
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First SOLD OUT show of the 2016 MMF

The Melbourne Magic Festival takes place at The Northcote Town Hall from June 27 to July 9 but tickets are already disappearing fast! Congratulations to Tracy Tam who has sold out her FRIDAY JULY 1 session of ‘Why Are Kids Smarter Than Adults?’ This will be Tracy’s first...
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Magic dominates on AGT Grand Final

We’re all excited to see GENTLEMEN OF DECEIT representing magic in the Grand Final of Australia’s Got Talent, but just to make Sunday night TV even more appealing, COSENTINO (The Grand Illusionist and Patron of The Melbourne Magic Festival) will be making a special...
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Magic at The Comedy Festival

While it’s not as exciting to magic fans as The Melbourne Magic Festival, this year The Melbourne International Comedy Festival is featuring several of our favourite magicians!   MAGICSPORTS – The completely improvised magical version of “Whose Line Is It...
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MagicSports preview on March 8

At the next Magicians At Work night we’re in for a real treat as it will include a preview of the upcoming Melbourne International Comedy Festival Show – MAGICSPORTS! At 7.15pm you’ll head into the theatre and take the best seat in the house as you prepare for a 60...
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Magicians At Work – This Tuesday Night!

After a break in January, our MELBOURNE MAGIC NIGHTS are back with a brand new format! MAGICIANS AT WORK takes a peek behind the velvet curtain and allows you to see magicians creating brand new illusions. YOU will be at the cutting edge of magic and discover whether our artists...
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The Art of Magic

Yif is a Chinese/French magician who has become internationally famous for his innovative and artistic magic videos. Often challenged and accused of camera effects simply because a lot of his magic has never been seen before, Yif continues to create new a even more astonishing...
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Teller of Penn & Teller Magicians

How the magic began – Teller

The New York Magazine has been doing a series of profiles on how various celebrities got their start in their chosen fields. George Clooney, Don Rickles, Yoko Ono have all been profiled – now it’s Teller’s turn. As one half of the legendary magic duo Penn &...
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The Illusionists 1093 – It’s a wrap!

Last night was the final show in the current tour of The Illusionists 1903. Today they’ve packed their bags and they fly out of Australia, each magician on to new projects until the next tour. The Escapologist, Krendl, has put together a great ‘behind the...
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