Fans of illusion and sleight of hand can expect to be amazed at Hancock’s inaugural Magic Showcase, which takes place at the Hancock Performing Arts Center at Town Hall, 126 W. High St., Saturday, Sept. 24, beginning at 7 p.m.
Sponsored by the Hancock Arts Council, the showcase will feature a number of professional magicians from Hancock and the four-state area.
Master of ceremonies “Michael T” Myers kicks off the first half of the show, which includes Frank Culler of Culler Magic; The Dean of Magic, Dean Burkett; and Khan-Du and Company. Following a brief intermission, “The Magic of David Wayne” will take the stage, followed by Joe Tripi, and rounding out the evening “Two Slick Guys,” Louis Paul and Derrick Robey. The event will be about two hours.
Admission costs $7 for adults and $5 for children. A family packet for two adults and two children costs $20. Tickets will be available at the door or in advance at Town Hall. Proceeds will help the Arts Council to continue to sponsor artistic and cultural events for Hancock and surrounding communities.