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School Holiday Magic in Melbourne

Looking for somewhere magical to take the kids these school holidays in Melbourne? Unfortunately, The Melbourne Magic Festival is NEXT school holidays (but you can book now by clicking here), but until then, here are some great tips to keep the entire family amazed over the next...
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School Holiday Magic

There so much magic to see in Melbourne these September school holidays it’s impossible to see everything – but we dare you to try! Anthony DeMasi and Gali Novak are performing at Eastland in THE SCHOOL OF WIZARDRY from September 24 to October 7 – CLICK HERE FOR...
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Tim Ellis featured in The Age

President of AIM, Tim Ellis, was featured in The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald last weekend with a big cover story in MY CAREER. You can now view the story online by clicking here  
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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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MagicSports vs TheatreSports – One Night Only!

Forget the Rumble in the Jungle – the real war to settle the score is happening Sunday night, August 30 at 7.30pm in a small theatre in Prahran. MagicSports vs Theatresports™ ! The last time these two met was over 20 years ago in the now demolished Universal Theatre (some...
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The Melbourne Magic Festival

Tickets on sale by calling 9481 9500 with over 250 shows and free events running from June 29 to July 11. This is the eighth edition of Melbourne’s annual Magic Festival at The Northcote Town Hall and our CELEBRATION OF IMAGINATION literally includes something for everyone:...
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Tim Ellis interviewed by the Society of American Magicians

Past President of the Society of American Magicians, Bruce Kalver, chats with Tim Ellis about his adventures at past SAM Magic Conventions in the brand new ‘Backstage’ Podcast. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN
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Over 80 songs about MAGIC

Tim Ellis must have too much spare time on his hands… which is good for us because he’s compiled a YouTube Playlist of over 80 songs with the word MAGIC in their title. Sit back, hit play and listen to over 5 hours of non-stop magic. CLICK HERE
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Immaculate Deceptions – Magic Beyond the Imagination

IMMACULATE DECEPTIONS – Magic beyond the imagination Join internationally award winning magician Tim Ellis for an hour of the most astonishing and original magic you’ll ever see. SIX SHOWS ONLY! 7pm November 25 to 30 at Bally on High, Northcote Town Hall TICKETS...
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Melbourne Magic Nights – NEW LOCATION!

Mark the date!!! The SECOND TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH is Melbourne Magic Night and you can’t afford to miss a trick! The Australian Institute of Magic is proud to present an action packed night of entertainment and information for magicians, variety performers and magic fans...
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Melbourne’s Magic Night previews MMF

The June edition of the Melbourne Magic Night was an EPIC evening with EIGHT Melbourne Magic Festival shows previewed, an hilarious Kids Show Entertainers panel, and lots of surprises! A big crowd had gathered at the fabulous Wesley Anne and excitement was building as we had the...
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The art of the blatant plug

The May edition on Melbourne’s Magic Night started with a chilly atmosphere indeed… but very quickly a horde of magic fans descended on Wesley Anne and warmed up the archaic theatre ready for another big night of magic and mischief. Lee Cohen hosted the night and, in...
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Top Hat Tuesdays Anniversary Special

On June 3rd, Top Hat Tuesday’s is turning two! So they’re celebrating the best way they know how – by throwing an all-star party extravaganza! That’s right, not just one headliner, but five! Get in early for tickets folks, this is going to be BIG! — with Shane Hill, Nicholas J....
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The Classic Kayak Bung Scam

The April Melbourne Magic Night was the biggest one yet with an almost standing room only crowd enjoying a huge variety of magic entertainment and education. Starting at 5.30pm with only one Junior magician arriving for AIM Juniors… Tim Ellis, Les Cohen and Nicholas Johnson...
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