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Elephant Room

JAN 20 – FEB 26, 2012

By Steve Cuiffo, Trey Lyford and Geoff Sobelle
Illustration by Lou Beach

Directed by Paul Lazar
a co-premiere between the
Philadelphia Live Arts Festival, Philadelphia, PA and Arena Stage, Washington, DC
The Cradle Season is sponsored by Arlene and Robert Kogod.

in the Kogod Cradle

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“Magic can show you that things can be much better and more amazing than they actually are. With all the terrible things that happen in the world, magic is the one thing that really lets you forget the troubles and enjoy the wonder of it all.”
Louie Magic

From the Wings

Behind the Magic:
An Interview with Daryl Hannah, Dennis Diamond and Louie Magic
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Engage in a candid conversation with the Elephant Room magicians on how they first met, their pre-show rituals and why magic is important today.

Spotlight On…

The Master of Escape textphotos
Explore the life and career of world-renowned magician Harry Houdini

How Do They Do It?: A Brief Encyclopedia of Magic textphotos
Delve through our guide of magic terminology and lingo

Encore

Magical Excellence:
The Best Tricks and Illusions of the 20th and 21st Centuries
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Prepare to mystified as we reveal the most astonishing and show-stopping stunts from the 20th and 21st centuries

Extras & Insights is funded, in part, by a grant from the National Endowment of the Humanities.

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