Complete Luminato 2011 Magic Programs:
Words, music and image combine to create a theatrical journey into the highest reaches of illusory art. Magician and author David Ben—one of the world’s foremost sleight-of-hand artists—collaborates with writer and Canadian broadcasting icon Patrick Watson to present a new exploration of magic as a theatrical art. Produced in association with Magicana. World premiere.
Tarragon Theatre, 30 Bridgman Avenue
Tickets $36.50- $41.50
Comedy, pantomime and magic combine in an evening of all-out entertainment. Comedian-magician Mike Caveney, mime and magician Tina Lenert, physical illusionist Ardan James, magicians and parodists The Great Tomsoni and Company, and Gaetan Bloom, one of the greatest showmen in the business, recapture the magic of vaudeville in one of the few remaining venues from that long-ago yet fondly remembered era, the beautiful Winter Garden Theatre. Produced in association with Magicana. World premiere.
Winter Garden Theatre, 189 Yonge Street
Tickets $41.50- $51.50
Eric Mead: Toast of the Town
Showcasing the art of improv magic is dynamic bar magician Eric Mead, performing at Metro Square for late night pub patrons.
Starting at 5PM
Festival Pub & Grill, Metro Square
The fifth anniversary edition of Luminato takes place from June 10-19, 2011. Tickets for all Luminato 2011 programs will be available for sale on April 16. For details, please visit luminato.com.