~Come one, come all to a Magical Experience of a Lifetime! ~
Historic Downtown Sandusky will come alive with mystery and laughter during the Magic Festival, Friday August 14 through Sunday August 16, 2015. This family-friendly weekend features three days of dazzling displays of the Magical Arts, including Close-up, Street and Stage, One-Man Shows, Wizard School, All Star Galas and a Rock & Roll Magic Beach Party!
Join Master illusionists, conjurers, mentalists, jugglers and balloon artists, who will appear in and around the State Theater and downtown historic waterfront district.
The Grand Opening Celebration begins at 12:00 Noon on Friday at the Historic State Theater and the festival continues on until the Closing Party at 9pm Sunday night. As an historic opening night highlight, Wayne Houchin and his wife, Frania, will attempt a dual suspended straitjacket escape, forthe first time ever in the USA!
Master magician and producer Jay Scott Berry has gathered a dream team of wizards and wonder workers from far and wide to amaze, amuse and inspire during this first annual event!
Featuring the Incredible Talent of World Famous Entertainers including:
v Ariann Black World famous magician and award winning Las Vegas headliner.
v Michael Goudeau The most successful juggler in Las Vegas history and Guinness world record holder
v Fielding West From creating and starring in a top rated morning TV show in Florida, West has headlined cabaret, comedy clubs, theatres and television the world over.
v David London Known as, “The Willy Wonka of Magic”, The Washington Post calls London, “Our favourite mad genius magician!”
v Eric Stevens Just 21 years old, Stevens is taking the Art of Magic into the next generation with a wondrous fusion of classic effects and original illusions.
v Wayne Anderson brings light-hearted comedy and impressive close-up illusions.
Magic’s leading trade journal, Linking Ring Magazine, has dedicated three feature articles to the JSB Festivals, calling them, “Wildly successful…The Future of Magic Gatherings!”
All the main shows will take place in and around the lavishly restored Sandusky State Theatre, just steps from the sands of Lake Erie. These include the Saturday and SundayRazzle Dazzle matinees and The Wizards of Wonder Gala on Saturday evening. Show tickets are very reasonably priced, starting at just $5 for children and $10 for adults. Mark the dates and make plans now to attend this historic event. Conveniently located between Toledo and Cleveland, the Festival will be an easy day trip or wondrous weekend getaway to experience the very best in world-class magic, year after year. For tickets, scheduling and more information please visit: www.SanduskyState.com