Stuart Lightbody

Powers of Recall (Cape Town)

Stuart Lightbody invites you to an evening of false memories, suggestion and delightful dejavu... and delightful dejavu! Armed with little more than a pack of cards, a pocket watch and some mystery envelopes, Stuart shares impossible illusions and demonstrates the most ambitious mental feat of his career. From the winner of the Spirit of the Fringe Award at the National Arts Festival, the Creative Award at the Prague Fringe Festival and the Theatre Award at the FringeWorld Festival in Australia.

Powers of Recall (Cape Town)

Stuart Lightbody invites you to an evening of false memories, suggestion and delightful dejavu... and delightful dejavu! Armed with little more than a pack of cards, a pocket watch and some mystery envelopes, Stuart shares impossible illusions and demonstrates the most ambitious mental feat of his career. From the winner of the Spirit of the Fringe Award at the National Arts Festival, the Creative Award at the Prague Fringe Festival and the Theatre Award at the FringeWorld Festival in Australia.

“Magic is even more valuable for adults than for children”

Are magic shows 'just for children'? 2 magicians explain why the Art of Magic is about playfulness, curiosity and fascination - emotions are sorely missing from adult life - and why adults should enjoy more magic shows.

A ‘Feast Of Magic’ At National Arts Festival 2018

Fans of magic & illusion can enjoy 5 different magic & mentalism shows at the 2018 National Arts Festival in Grahamstown.

SA Magic Champion Comments On ‘Reveal’ Of Copperfield’s Illusion

Former South Africa Magic Champion, Stuart Lightbody, was asked by the Capetonian radio station CapeTalk to comment on the recent revelations that the world-famous magician David Copperfield has been forced to reveal one of his most dazzling illusions in a recent court case.

Stuart Lightbody on “Good Omens” set with Neil Gaiman

Recent co-winner of the Fringe World Festival Theatre Award for his show 'Artiface with Stuart Lightbody', Stuart Lightbody was on the set of the "Good Omens" mini-series being filmed in Cape Town.

South African Magicians To Appear At Famous ‘Magic Castle’ in March 2018

Two Capetonians, mentalist Bryan Miles and award-winning sleight-of-hand artist Stuart Lightbody,  will be performing at the world-famous Magic Castle, home of the Academy of Magical Arts, in Hollywood, CA, from 5 to 11 March 2018.