Siegfried Fischbacher of Siegfried and Roy turns 79 years old today. iTricks wishes you a very happy birthday, Siegfried!

This clip, posted to YouTube by the Vintage Magic Archives, shows the pair in an early overseas TV performance from 1968.

Ocean’s 8 might be an all girl heist pic, but the Hollywood Reporter says the ladies had a little behind the scenes help from Helder Guimaraes.

Congratulations to Derren Brown for his of the The Chase Award for Unique Theatrical Experience at 2018 Drama Desk Awards for his theater piece Secret.

The Fire Wire Blog, which covers pop culture, turns its attention to The 49 Boxes, the show at Brookledge was co-created by Magic Castle member Michael Borys and Alex Lieu.

Smoothini has announced there will be a web series to accompany Hip Hop Houdini, his new show on Fuse. There will be magic lessons and more footage of Smooth hustling out on the streets. The show kicks off on July 17; we will keep you updated on the web content.

Finally, since we have been covering the theater beat today, here’s a heads up to all kid performers: the new Sesame Street Live tour is titled Make Your Magic and centers around Elmo learning a little magic and, according to The Daily Journal site, the show features works by Jim Steinmeyer!