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From Fair To Foul Lecture by Mr. Mike Fisher

the amazing corbinDate: Sunday, March 24, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Browser's Den of Magic
Cost to Attend: $20.00 (or Free for Bash VIP's)
For Tickets Call 416-783-7022 or click button below

This is a 90 minute historical lecture about magicians during the 1800’s. It explains how they transformed from distrusted street performers at fairs to performers of skill. And ended the century by debunking the foul spiritualists. The lecture covers many incredible people such as James and John Rannie, Richard Potter...the first magicians in America.
 
Jean Eugene Robert-Houdin the French magician who turned magic into a theatrical art form, John Nevil Maskeylne, Spiritualists like the Fox sisters from New York, and much more.
 
Some of their methods and tricks they used will be discussed.
 
Canadian connections are emphasized and many interesting items will be displayed. This lecture is NOT a magic show but includes a few historical magic tricks throughout the lecture.

Lecture notes will be available $15 each

history magic lectureCorbin is a professional magician, actor and historian. He has traveled all over North America and beyond with his incredible shows and historical lectures. His real name is Mike Fisher, and he is the current president of the London Magician's guild. Mike has been performing for well over 25 years and has had his historical articles and biographies published in a variety of magazines, newsletters as well as online. His lectures have been presented all over North America at Museums, Social clubs, Historical societies and most recently at the American Museum of Magic.

We hope that you will join us. Please click below for tickets.