On the heels of a highly successful multi-city tour and run on Broadway, the world’s best-selling touring magic show, THE ILLUSIONISTS – LIVE FOM BROADWAY™, will play at the MasterCard Theaters in Marina Bay Sands (MBS) Singapore from 15 January as part of a 45 city worldwide tour. Tickets for THE ILLUSIONISTS are on sale now.
Produced by Simon Painter (Le Noir), Tim Lawson (Le Noir) and MagicSpace Entertainment, THE ILLUSIONISTS – LIVE FROM BROADWAY™ is full of hilarious magic tricks, death-defying stunts and acts of breathtaking wonder. The show has shattered box office records worldwide and thrilled audiences of all ages with a mind-blowing spectacular showcasing the jaw-dropping talents of seven of the most incredible illusionists on earth.
Creative Producer Simon Painter said, “We can’t wait to bring this electrifying show to Singapore for a truly entertaining experience for the whole family. THE ILLUSIONISTS is the most non-stop and powerful mix of outrageous and astonishing acts ever to be seen on the live stage.”
The seven stars, each a master in their own field, are:
1. The Manipulator, Yu Ho-Jin.
Considered a rising superstar in the world of magic; Yu Ho-Jin was recently named the 2014 “Magician of the Year”, by Academy of Magical Arts and was the first Asian to win the Grand Prix at the Fédération Internationale des Sociétés Magiques, also known as the “Olympics of Magic.”
2. The Anti-Conjuror, Dan Sperry.
Described as Marilyn Manson meets David Copperfield, Dan combines the art of magic with the macabre and is one of the top-10 most Googled people, thanks to a legendary “America’s Got Talent” appearance.
3. The Trickster, Jeff Hobson
He is the epitome of glamour and showmanship. Don’t be fooled by his innocent appearance; Jeff has audiences laughing long after the curtain goes down.
4. The Escapologist, Andrew Basso.
Italy’s star escape artist Andrew considers Houdini his hero and is fast becoming one of the world’s most popular illusionists. He is the only person in the world to perform Houdini’s famous Water Torture Cell with absolutely no covers.
5. The Inventor, Kevin James.
Known for his innovative illusions, Kevin is an inventor, comedian and collector of the strange and unusual. He is one of the most prolific inventors of magic in the world and has created some of the most celebrated illusions of the last century.
6. The Weapon Master, Ben Blaque
He has established himself as America’s foremost master of the crossbow after appearing four times on America’s Got Talent. He performs incredibly dangerous acts of dexterity using highly powerful crossbows to shoot various objects supported by his assistant.
7. The Daredevil, Jonathan Goodwin
This British-born Goodwin is considered to be one of the most creative, skilled and craziest stunt performers in the world who has been hanged, buried alive, hung by his toes from helicopters, burned at the stake and attacked by sharks.
Get Your Tickets Now!
THE ILLUSIONISTS – LIVE FROM BROADWAY
Date: 15 – 24 January 2016
Venue: Sands Theatre, MasterCard Theatres at Marina Bay Sands
Cast: International Cast
Performance Times: 7:30pm (Fri), 2pm & 7:30pm (Sat) as well as 1pm & 6pm (Sun)
Ticket Price: From S$55 (Excludes the booking fee of SGD$4 per ticket)
– Phone: +65 6688 8826
– In Person: Marina Bay Sands Box Offices (Museum, Theatres, SkyPark, Retail Mall and Hotel Tower 1 Lobby). For more information please log onto – www.MarinaBaySands.com
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