28th New Zealand International
North, New Zealand.
20th to 23rd of October 2006
Palmerston North Magic Circle (Inc)
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Palmerston North Magic Circle Inc,
P.O. Box 266,
Palmerston North, 5301,
Early bird registrations must be received by Tuesday 1st August
Early bird registration will be accepted in full or on payment
of 50% of the registration fee provided the balance is paid
by the 20th September 2006.
of registration fee, less 20% administration fee, will be
made on cancellations received prior to 20th September 2006.
Refunds on cancellation received after that date will be at
the discretion of the organisers.
here if you would
like to view the last press release and for more information
are pleased to confirm our International Guests for the
28th New Zealand International Magicians Convention
acknowledge the invaluable support of The
World Festival of Magic in sponsoring a number of these
click on each of our guests names to find out more information
Williamson (USA) < <
Menna (USA) < <
and Mary Laflin (USA) < <
Howlett (AUS) < <
Martell (UK) < <
"Magic That Pleases The Eye"
Laflin is a versatile performer. No matter what kind of magic
you are interested in, you will learn something from his lecture!
Silk effects - platform magic - - ideas for close up - kid
show tricks - routines for banquet shows, and more!
in fifteen countries and forty-seven of the USA states testify
to the appeal of Duane's Magic. He is a full time professional
magician who is well known for his classy style, sleight of
hand techniques, and magically creative thinking.
Renowned for his silk magic, having produced four full length
DVD's, six full length videos, and several sets of lecture
notes on the subject.
An expert in the field of kid-show magic. H holds the record
for having lectured fifteen times for the annual KIDabra convention
in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. This was fifteen different and
unique lectures about doing magic for children!
Has performed for the FFFF convention, and has performed in
the close-up shows of many major magic conventions.
Served four years as the international president of the Fellowship
Of Christian Magicians. His book, Greater Gospel Magic, is
considered to be the encyclopaedia and handbook for modern
His work as an emcee has been termed "legendary".
Magic conventions around the world use him in this role. His
jokes, sight gags, and comedy lists are original, unusual,
and most of all
Respected for his showmanship. When doing big illusions and
large stage effects, his stage presence is considered "tops".
Len Vinus, one of the founders of the International Brotherhood
of Magicians, wrote that Duane is "one of the finest
showmen in magic".
A writer. Many tricks on the market come with his instructions
(The Linking Ropes, Ten Tricks with Card Silks, Four Square
Blendo, Silk Fountain, Russian Rings, Kiss The Magician, Colour
Changing Silks, 20th Century Silks, Hank Ball Instructions,
Palmo Instructions, etc.)