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James Galea’s Best Trick Ever

January 15, 2021 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
James Galea's Best Trick Ever

Be amazed as you are consumed by the seemingly impossible. Welcome to James Galea’s secret magic den for an evening of mind bending moments as the finest and most eclectic magicians from across Australia dare you to be dazzled as they share their best trick ever. Witness some of the most mind-boggling magic tricks and meet their fascinating creators.

James Galea is an award winning magician and the creator/writer/producer of the internationally renowned Band of Magicians and the 2019 Sydney Festival hit POOF! Secrets of a Magician. A master showman, James will be your magical host for the evening, showcasing a stellar line-up of Australia’s greatest magic exports; including global YouTube sensation, and shadow puppet expert as seen on The World’s Greatest Magic and Australia’s Got Talent, Unusualist Raymond Crowe;  the first magician ever to fool Penn & Teller three times on their hit show FOOL US and Australia’s top escapologist, Helen Coghlan; the only Australian semi-finalist on America’s Got Talent, famous for his cheeky signature beer act, Dom Chambers; and up-and-coming magic star and master of the Rubik’s cube, Vincent Kuo.

Watch closely and prepare to be flabbergasted as Australia’s finest magicians perform their BEST TRICK EVER.

Presented by the Sydney Opera House.

A Rose Tinted Enterprises production commissioned by Sydney Opera House, enabled by Taylor Construction Group and COMVISION® Security Solutions.


Saturday 2 January 7pm – Preview Performance
Sunday 3 January 5.30pm – Preview Performance
Tuesday 5 January 7pm – Preview Performance

Wednesday 6 January 8pm
Thursday 7 January 7pm
Friday 8 January 6pm & 9pm
Saturday 9 January 6pm & 9pm
Sunday 10 January 5.30pm

Tuesday 12 January 7pm
Wednesday 13 January 7pm
Thursday 14 January 7pm
Friday 15 January 7pm
Saturday 16 January 4pm & 7pm
Sunday 17 January 2.30pm & 5.30pm

Tuesday 19 January 7pm
Wednesday 20 January 7pm
Thursday 21 January 7pm
Friday 22 January 7pm
Saturday 23 January 4pm & 7pm
Sunday 24 January 2.30pm & 5.30pm

Tuesday 26 January 6pm
Wednesday 27 January 7pm
Thursday 28 January 7pm
Friday 29 January 7pm
Saturday 30 January 4pm & 7pm
Sunday 31 January 2.30pm & 5.30pm

Tuesday 2 February 7pm
Wednesday 3 February 7pm
Thursday 4 February 7pm
Friday 5 February 7pm
Saturday 6 February 4pm & 7pm
Sunday 7 February 2.30pm & 5.30pm

Tuesday 9 February 7pm
Wednesday 10 February 7pm
Thursday 11 February 7pm
Friday 12 February 7pm
Saturday 13 February 4pm & 7pm
Sunday 14 February 2.30pm & 5.30pm

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