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Simon Evans has been performing magic for twenty years. He has twice been the recipient of the Close Up Magician of the Year Award. He is a magical consultant to the NT, Old Vic and Donmar Warehouse. His direction credits include The Dazzle (Found111), Silence of the Sea (Donmar West End) and Madness in Valencia (Trafalgar Studios).
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Vanishing Man, The
Vanishing Man, The
THIS IS THE STORY OF A MAGIC TRICK: THE GREATEST ONE EVER PERFORMED. "I've been able to work out, deconstruct and rebuild every trick I've ever seen. Except this one." Hugo Cedar was an Edwardian magician known as "The Vanishing Man"; he created the perfect trick and then disappeared forever, but his story lives on. . . Directors and performers Simon Evans (also a long time magician and magical consultant) and David Aula, team up to create a time-hopping, misdirection-abusing, mind-bending examination of what really happens when a man, in full sight of his audience, simply ceases to be. This is a show about magic. But it's not a magic show.
Vaults Festival 2016. Written by David Aula & Simon Evans
The Vaults, Leake St, Waterloo, SE1 7NN
24 Feb 2016
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