Entries by Magician

Ex-Philadelphia Eagle-turned-magician, comedian Steven Wright to open State Theatre season

A former Philadelphia Eagles football player-turned-magician who captivated audiences of the television show “America’s Got Talent” and an Academy Award-winning comedian will kick off the 92nd season at the State Theatre in Easton, it was announced Wednesday. Jon Dorenbos, the Eagles long snapper who finished third on “America’s Got Talent,” will perform at the State […]

Omaha magician puts on a rockin’ show for children’s library program

SCOTTSBLUFF — Children registered for the Lied Scottsbluff Public Library summer reading program experienced a magical morning Friday, when they ventured with their families out to Trails West YMCA Camp to watch a magic show by Omaha-based magician Jeff Quinn. Trails West YMCA Camp hosted the event, and the magic show was sponsored by Intralinks. […]

Meet the Magician Who Taught Sandra Bullock Her ‘Ocean’s 8’ Cons

Meet the Magician Who Taught Sandra Bullock Her ‘Ocean’s 8’ Cons  Hollywood Reporter Portugal-born Helder Guimaraes, who counts J.J. Abrams and Neil Patrick Harris among his Hollywood fans, also taught Cate Blanchett some sleight-of-hand moves. To ensure that the many fake-outs in Ocean’s 8 ring true, writer/director Gary Ross enlisted a master of deception: Helder Guimaraes. The […]

Chicagoan You Need to Know: Physician Magician Dr. Ricardo

Chicagoan You Need to Know: Physician Magician Dr. Ricardo  WLS-TV Physician magician Dr. Ricardo Rosenkranz practices medicine as well as magic. The multi-talented “Chicagoan You Need to Know” talked about the similarities between the two and performed an illusion that wowed our audience and our hosts. For more on Dr. Ricardo and to purchase tickets to […]