Archive for the 'Las Vegas' Category

Fox Las Vegas Covers Xavier Mortimer’s Viral Success

Posted by Michael on September 10th, 2020

Las Vegas Fox 5 ran this story on Xavier Mortimer’s recent social media wins. He is one magician who has used the pandemic “downtime” to not only maintain his audience but grow it!

Magicians Keep Working, Blaine, Auctions [Magic Bulletin]

Posted by Michael on September 2nd, 2020

Xavier Mortimer joined Las Vegas CBS 8 to talk about Vegas performers and the pandemic shutdown.

Fine Books and Collections takes a peek at some of the circus and sideshow items going on the auction block over at Potter and Potter at the end of the month. Do not not forget about their online only magic auction on the 12th, too!

Meanwhile, in LA magicians find ways to keep working according to this LA Business Journal article.

Finally the big news is David Blaine’s balloon stunt is, as of time of writing, on for this morning… 8:55 AM Eastern Time. You can check in and watch on the Ascension YouTube page.

Murray SawChuck Talks Vegas Re-Opening On Rebel News

Posted by Michael on August 31st, 2020
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Rebel News turned to Murray SawChuck to talk realities behind the re-opening Las Vegas.

More Opposition To Owenhouse Vegas Show

Posted by Michael on July 27th, 2020

KTNV coverage from the weekend detailing the continuing opposition the Owenhouse family faces due to their use of big cats in their upcoming outdoor Vegas show.

I had a layover in Vegas the other day (after I escaped Idaho) and as we winged into McCarran I found myself looking out the window (which I rarely do anymore as I am quite jaded by air travel) trying to picture the Owenhouse big top!

Owenhouse Family Vegas Residency

Posted by Michael on July 14th, 2020

The latest video from the Owenhouse Family highlights some things that are open in Las Vegas right now… and then starts to drop a few clues about their upcoming Vegas residency! Probably the best place to keep up with information of the residency will be their YouTube page.

The Owenhouse Family Hit Vegas

Posted by Michael on June 25th, 2020

Jay Owenhouse and family posted a video showing their return to a slowly re-opening Las Vegas. thought y’all might appreciate a peek into the world capital of magic as it slowly returns to normal.

Big Cats Returning To Vegas Magic Shows?

Posted by Michael on June 2nd, 2020

KTNV spoke with Murray SawChuck and others about the possibility of big cats returning to Las Vegas magic shows in the wake of Roy Horn’s passing and the popularity of Netfilix’s Tiger King.

The Daily Mail has a piece on the history of the Magic Castle and the new documentary M for Magic telling its story…