Entries by Kevin McMahon

MagicFest Opening Party TONIGHT!

Put on your best robe, jump on your nimbus 2000 and meet up with your beautiful assistants at Summerhall to celebrate the launch of MagicFest 2017 tonight! Our opening party at Summerhall boasts 20 wizards, workshops, live shows, installations, live music, open air courtyard, street food and magic! Stay for 2 hours – stay for […]

Rubik’s Cube solved in 11 seconds

Adam Black is a 16 year old magician from Dunblane who’ll be performing at MagicFair – Afternoon Alchemy on the 1,2nd July. Many magicians become very familiar with playing cards before they are able to transform that skill into magic. Adam took a different route and worked on Rubik’s cubes. His remarkable act is on this […]

Magic… in the Dark… blindfolded?

It never crossed my mind that almost every magic trick that I perform needs the audience to be able to see the processes to fully understand and appreciate the illusion. “Dining in the Dark Meets Magic” But what happens when you are in complete darkness? And you can’t see anything around you? Or if you […]

2017 Launch – 11th April

Just a few days till the launch of the 8th Edinburgh International Magic Festival. Returning to the programme is the Gala at the Festival Theatre, the biggest and most spectacular magic and variety show in Scotland. Also our magic theme park – MagicFair – at Summerhall. In addition to our standard programme we’ve expanded our […]