About

The Sid Lorraine Hat & Rabbit Club, founded in 1942, is the Toronto Ring of the International Brotherhood of Magicians. Meetings are the first Thursday of every month from September to June and feature lectures, seminars and workshops from magicians from all over the world.

Learn more about Sid Lorraine at a special free online exhibition presented by Magicana:

Sid Lorraine’s Magical ChatterBox

Sid Lorraine

Past Presidents

2016-2017 Phil Pivnick

2014-2016 Chris Harvison

2011-2014 James Alan

2009-2011 Robert Taylor

1999-2000 Herb Staats

1997-1999 Ron Guttman

1996-1997 Gerry Frenette

1995-1996 Ralph Wright

1994-1995 Herb Staats

1993-1994 Gary Wiseman

1992-1993 Reg Holden

1991-1992 Tom Baxter

1990-1991 Ron Leonard

1989-1990 Dan Laffey

1988-1987 Don Gardner

1987-1988 Len Cooper

1986-1987 Trevor Hamilton

1985-1986 Peter Isaacs

1984-1985 David Ben

1983-1984 Joel Machtinger

1982-1983 David Drake

1981-1982 Dick Joiner

1980-1981 Herb Morrissey

1979-1980 Fred Ruby

1978-1979 Bruce Posgate

1977-1978 Michael O’Dowd

1976-1977 Keith Stevenson

1975-1976 Peter Kahnert

1974-1975 Harold Black

1973-1974 Bill McCourt

1971-1973 Jack Heeren

1969-1971 Henry Smith

1968-1969 Dave Houston

1967-1968 Phil Smith

1965-1966 Jean Menard

1964-1965 John Giordmaine

1963-1964 Reg Carson

1962-1963 Jack Prior

1961-1962 Doug McCallum

1959-1961 Walter Scudds

1958-1959 Derek Davy

1957-1958 Bob Hardie

1956-1957 Jack Weiler

1955-1956 Chris Sheridan

1954-1955 Stayner Durocher

1953-1954 Bruce Posgate

1952-1953 Jack Prior

1951-1952 Norm Houghton

1950-1951 Gerry Funston

1949-1950 Chauncy Sheridan

1948-1949 Fred Hemming

1947-1948 Ross Bertram

1946-1947 Fred Heman

1945-1946 Harry Devitt

1944-1945 James Lake

1943-1944 Tom Bowyer

1942-1943 Murray Sumner

1941-1942 Sid Lorraine