SA’s Biggest Magic Show Returns to Artscape Theater for Tons of Family Fun in June

The College of Magic in Cape Town will be proud to host its first limited capacity live show as part of its popular Imagine! The family show returns to the Artscape Theater on Saturday, June 5, 2021 at 1 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.!

Considered the biggest magic show in South Africa, Imagine! It has been appealing to the mother city’s young magic fanatics and their families since 2010. This year’s production will be directed by Santika Naidoo and will again feature a cast of the country’s top illusionists, jugglers, clowns, mimes and more.

Audiences can expect several charming security twists for the jaw-dropping illusions and gripping performances they’ve come to know and love, including masks magically incorporated into the costumes of the smaller cast. and fascinating additions to enchanting props and decor.

A graduate of the College of Magic and a member of its volunteer teaching staff, Naidoo recently graduated from the University of Cape Town, with a Bachelor of Arts Honors in Film and Television Studies. Passionate about transforming the role of women in the male-dominated magic industry, she hopes that young girls will be inspired by her presence in the industry, enabling them to find their own unique voice in magic. .

Naidoo, who made her directorial debut with the acclaimed College of Magic show World of Magic at the Artscape Theater in 2019, is thrilled to bring Imagine! on stage in June:

“After a year of shows and performances online, I’m really looking forward to working with the cast on a live stage! I’m also very aware that the show has an amazing story and holds a lot of great memories. for former students and audiences. I hope we will be able to put on an outstanding show and create a memorable experience for our new and returning viewers!”

The College of Magic, based in Claremont, Cape Town, celebrates in 2021 41 years of teaching children valuable life and social skills through the art of magic. Imagine! is one of the non-profit organization’s premier fundraising events for the year and offers College students the opportunity to perform in a professional environment.

The show is also a wonderful way for parents and guardians to give their children a live, safe and magical theatrical experience after a year spent at home during confinement.

“Imagine! is truly entertaining for all ages, and our COVID-safe interactive routines, hilarious clowns, and exciting illusions are a sure way to get kids back in the groove of all that’s fun and fascinating about live shows. live in a safe and controlled environment!” adds an excited Naidoo.

Experience the impossible in complete safety with Imagine! Show at the Artscape Theater this winter:

An afternoon of incredible illusions, hilarious comedy and amazing family fun awaits you and your little ones with Imagine! South Africa’s biggest magic show at the Artscape Theater on Saturday 5th June 2021.

Both performances will take place at 1 p.m. and 4:30 p.m., with limited capacity. All COVID protocols will be adhered to.

Book your must-have Imagine! tickets at Computicket today!

For more information about the College of Magic and its social outreach initiatives, please visit the college of magic website, follow them on Facebook or call 021 683 5480.

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Brian L. Hartfield