What if, just for a moment, professional magicians could perform “real” magic, in the style of, say, Harry Potter and his friends? 3 South African magicians – Marcel Oudejans, Magic Man & Greg Gelb – imagine the possibilities.
Young township junior magician Sesona Gagana as also awarded the much-coveted Siegfried and Roy Foundation Scholarship at the College of Magic’s annual graduation on Saturday 17 November 2018. Gagana recently returned from representing South Africa’s magical youth on a whirlwind educational tour of Las Vegas and New York.
Our vision as an organisation is to grow the community of magic enthusiasts & performers in Africa. We managed to achieve “both” those goals with Sebastiano Olla. Through one of our productions, we were able to nurture his enthusiasm for magic into becoming a Surprise Guest in our “Monday Night Magic” show.
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“The art of illusion takes a seasonally scary twist on Wednesday, October 31 when Brendon Peel and Li Lau present Cabaret Magic: A Halloween Special at the Savoy Theatre.”
“The wizard of Khayelitsha leaving the world spellbound” – Olwethu Dyanti featured on Beautiful News
Capetonian illusionist, Olwethu Dyanti, has been featured on Beautiful News, a South African website that “celebrates the extraordinary fabric of human nature that binds our nation.”
For centuries there has been the constant debate amongst conjurers, namely “which is better: Magic or Mentalism?” On Tuesday 9 October 2018, Magic.Africa decided to put an end to this debate. “Match referee” Greg Gelb reports.
Andrew Eland, better known by his stage persona “Magic Man”, performed on SABC3’s “Expresso Morning Show” on 1 November 2018.
One of South Africa’s most-loved ‘street magic’ performers, Andrew ‘Magic Man’ Eland, returns to the country for the Summer of 2018/2019, starting with public performances at the upcoming third Cape Town Buskers Festival from 1 to 11 November at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town.
Men’sHealth Magazine interviews ‘Mo Magic’, one of very few South African magicians to have had his own TV show. Follow his advice to trick your way to the top.