This blog began in 2010 as part of the publisher’s promotional materials for my travel book, The Single Girl’s Guide to Meeting European Men. The book rose to #1 on Amazon’s Best-Sellers List within two weeks of publication, and is still selling. The blog has been expanded to cover my other pursuits.

The Illusionists

June, 25, 2015

If there was ever a girl put under a spell, that was me seeing this magic extravaganza. The production, involving eleven illusionists, is much more than a magic show. The performers’ slight-of-hand incorporates humorous, heartwarming, dazzling, and scary elements. While watching it, I went from laughing and cheering, to holding my breath during the replication of Houdini’s escape from his famous upside-down Chinese Water Torture Cell!

The Illusionists A

My dad snapped this pic before the show. I took him for Father’s Day, but I think I enjoyed the performance just as much as he did, if not more. I was so enthralled by the acts that now I want to take magic lessons.

The Illusionists B

Since this is Travel Thursday, here is the Illusionists’ tour schedule. I hope you get a chance to see them. http://www.theillusionistslive.com/

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