Tag Archives: Stage Show


The Story of Marvyn Roy

The Story of Marvyn Roy – by Deana Murray By Deana MurrayThree major things in Marvin Levy’s life converged… His love of magic which evolved and revolved around a few light bulbs. His love of the perfect woman, Carol… who finally said “yes” to his proposals of a ‘magical life’. And a booking for their […]


World Magic Seminar 2011 – Summary Review

World Magic Seminar XXXIV – 2011 A very special thanks to all who attended the 2011 World Magic Seminar – February 27th – March 2nd, 2011 at the Orleans Hotel. This was the 34th consecutive year, by no means a record, but certainly entitled to respect for achieving this amazingly consistency. This year’s primary highlight […]


Jamboree 2010 – Stan Kramien

Article by Mark Stevens In all my years attending magic shows, conventions, congresses‘, seminar’s and FISM’s – I have never seen or experienced something as unique as the Magic Jamboree in Newberg, Oregon. Before I forget – you can check out the offical website for The Magic Jamboree by clicking HERE. Or for the physical […]


World Magic Seminar

World Magic Seminar 2009 The 32nd World Magic Seminar by Mark Stevens We recently returned from WMS 2009 – and wanted to share some photos and convention buzz. This years Seminar honored respected illusion builder John Gaughan and featured an incredible array of talent. Also 2009 honored Siegfried and Roy’s 50th anniversary working together. In […]



MILT LARSEN’S FAMILY ALBUM by Deana Murray If you opened up MILT LARSEN’S Family Album…it would be full of theaters and magicians. Much like opening the doors of the family home, “Brookledge” in Santa Barbara in which Milt and his brother Bill grew up. The portraits of most magicians in the album are distinguished by […]


L A Historical

The 10th L.A. Historical Magic Conference February 8 – 10, 2007 Hosted By Jim Steinmeyer, Mike Caveney, John Gaughan, Frankie Glass & Joan Lawton Beverly Garland Holiday Inn North Hollywood, California Entertaining Facts & History Of Our Art! Can you imagine a gathering of magicians that does not include card tricks, coin tricks or close-up […]


Personally Speaking – Jul07 – Part 2

Getting together with Paul Osborne and his beautiful wife, Michelle, Paul took us to his secret warehouse and office…what a treat! It is hidden somewhere in the Dallas (we were blindfolded before we left the hotel). His collection of rare artifacts, collectibles, photos of oh so many movie stars and performers, and autographs of famous […]


Personally Speaking – Jul07

Personally Speaking – July 2007 SAM Annual Convention in Dallas, TX by Joe Stevens SAM Program Cover George Schindler This is a review of the SAM annual convention in Dallas, Texas at the Adam Mark Hotel and dedicated to George Schindler-Dean of the Society of American Magicians (George was appointed after the demise of Jay […]