Magic Moments Family Comedy Magic Show June 2017

After a sold-out last year, the Magic Moments Family Comedy Magic Show is back!  Join us on Saturday the 3rd of June 2017 for an enchanting show starring some of New Zealand’s top magicians.  Magic and illusion, comedy… Read More

Magic Moments Family Comedy Magic Show May 2016

After a sold-out first year, the Magic Moments Family Comedy Magic Show is back!  Join us on Saturday the 14th of May for an enchanting show starring some of New Zealand’s top magicians.  Magic and illusion, comedy and… Read More

Paul Romhany Grand Master of Magic

Pictured here with Paul Romhany and Alan Watson QSM at the 32nd International New Zealand Magicians’ Convention held in Wellington over Labour Weekend 2015. It was an absolute honour in my role as Secretary/Treasurer of the Brotherhood of… Read More

This Magic Moment …

Come backstage at the sold-out 2015 Magic Moments Family Comedy Magic Show. My thanks to everyone involved with the show.  All of the performers – Andy Wonder, Paula Wray, Ken Ring, Sean O’Shea, Wayne Rogers and Alan Watson,… Read More

Magic New Zealand Award October 2014

The magicians of New Zealand gathered over Labour Weekend at the Playhouse Theatre in Auckland for a special day of magic where we had an opportunity to perform, catch up with old friends, learn new magic and do… Read More

Time Meddlers

Pictured here alongside Chicane the magician in costume for a recent Steampunk themed event at SkyCity. The Steampunk science fiction genre is set in an alternative, post-apocalyptic version of the British Victorian or American Wild West era where… Read More

The Brotherhood of Auckland Magicians Inc

Just finished up a new website for the Brotherhood of Auckland Magicians.  The BAM was formed in 1945 and has a focus on membership from working professional magicians. The Brotherhood of Auckland Magicians are the custodians of the… Read More

TV3 Interview on Magic and Magicians

Pictured here with my good friends Alan Watson and Wayne Rogers, Chicane the Magician.  I was contacted by TV3 to do an interview about the recent surge in popularity of magic and magicians – movies like Burt Wonderstone… Read More

Mickey the Magician

A friend emailed me the picture above recently so I did some research. The Great Mickey figurine was made in the 1960s by Linemar of Japan, who released a number of mechanical Disney toys in the 1950s and… Read More

New Zealand Grand Master of Magic Award

New Zealand’s Grand Master of Magic Award has just been accepted as a notable subject for inclusion on Wikipedia.  Wikipedia is the largest and most popular general reference work on the Internet, ranking sixth globally and having an… Read More

John Kaplan Auckland Magic Lecture

Here’s an obligatory “hands on shoulders” photograph with magicians Alan Watson, Paul Romhany, John Kaplan and Richard Webster at John Kaplan’s Auckland magic lecture last week. John is a busy professional magician from Vancouver, Canada.  He’s enjoyed a… Read More