For over 30 years Johann Kupferburger has been a part of creating 'theatre magic' in South Africa, both literally & figuratively! As Cape Town Magic Club's 'biggest fan', Kupferburger explains how the 'magic bug' bit him & how he's supporting the Art of Magic in Africa.
There is an old adage: "You can teach a dog tricks but you cannot teach it magic." It begs the question: 'magic' versus 'tricks' – is there a difference? Professional Magician André Hermanus explains.
The number seven is believed to be lucky in many cultures and it is indeed a special one for Monday Night Magic, which returns for its seventh season on October 1, 2018. This time around, the pop-up theatre will be in a new location – the Opera Bar at the newly-renovated Artscape Theatre Centre on Cape Town’s Foreshore.
From performing in restaurants while juggling a day job in IT to initiating a continent-wide production company, Marcel Oudejans has created a life in magic – for himself as well as others.
Guest writer Lois Strachan describes what she loves about magic shows - despite being totally blind. She explains what aspects of a magic show are particularly enjoyable for her, despite magic & illusion being a visual performance art.
Fans and players of the DHL Stormers from Cape Town, South Africa, were entertained by the talented Magic Africa Productions magicians before the games & during the 2018 Golf Day.
KenyaBuzz interviewed Marcel Oudejans - Corporate Magician & MC about magic, his career and the 'business of the arts'.
During a recent tour of East & West Africa performing in Lagos, Nairobi & Lubumbashi, Magic.Africa's Editor-In-Chief, Marcel Oudejans, was interviewed by Bonface Nyaga for a Kenyan national newspaper, "Daily Nation".
Corporate Magician & MC, Marcel Oudejans, was interviewed by Nairobi News during a recent visit to Kenya. The reporter also captured this impromptu performance by Oudejans.
"Is magic real?" Magician & mentalist Andrew Klazinga provides an interesting insight from the artist's perspective.