The Vanishing Man

Theatre (magic, new writing)

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  • Pleasance Courtyard (Venue 33) ‚Äč
  • 14:10
  • Aug 1-5, 7-12, 14-27
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 12+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - England
  • Group: SEDA and Glynis Henderson Productions
  • Warnings: -
  • Accessibility:
    Audio enhancement system
    May not apply to all performances. Please confirm before booking. See our Accessibility page for details.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
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Description

'I've been able to work out, deconstruct and rebuild every trick I've ever seen. Except one.' Hugo Cedar was an Edwardian magician known as The Vanishing Man; he performed the perfect trick and then was never seen or heard of again. Director/performers Simon Evans and David Aula present a time-hopping, misdirection-busting, mind-bending examination of what really happens when a man in full view, simply ceases to be. So much more than a magic show, it is the story of a magic trick: the greatest one ever performed. 'Cheeky but unexpectedly moving... theatrical magic' **** (Guardian).

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