Magic Festival

PREVIEW – Edinburgh International Magic Festival 2012

Edinburgh International Magic Festival 2012 launched A sensory feast awaits this summer as The Edinburgh International Magic Festival casts its spell across the Capital and promises to take you to the extreme end of visual theatre. Attracting over 30 performers from eight countries including: France, Germany, Portugal, Australia, Italy, New Zealand, Ukraine and the UK, […]

REVIEW – Drew McAdam, An Evening of MindPlay


  By Sophia Brennert “Are you sure you don’t want to swap with me?“ says Mentalist Drew McAdam, extending an envelope containing a £50 note to an audience member.  “But I’m telling you the money is in here. Please swap with me!” Yet still the man resists, clutching his own sealed enveloped instead.  This is […]

REVIEW – Colin McLeod, I Know, Augustine Church


Colin McLeod is a rising star in the mind reading world and he has achieved so much for someone the tender age of 23.  Hailed as the new Derren Brown, Colin has travelled the world performing his show, but the Edinburgh International Magic Festival sees him return to Edinburgh,  giving people a rare opportunity to experience his skills, live.   My friend and […]

EVENT – Magic Festival Gala Finale, 11th July 2010

Do you believe in Magic? From 7th – 11th July, Edinburgh is playing host to the first ever Edinburgh International Magic Festival, culminating in a Magic and Variety Gala Show on the 11th July at the Royal Lyceum Theatre. Featuring some of the best of The Inaugural Magic Festival 2010, world renowned acts and a […]