June 1, 2017 at St. John’s North York Church
Featuring The Sentimentalists.
Photos by Johan Duker
Last weekend, as part of the concluding celebration for the Magic Collectors Weekend in Montreal, Magicana gave out this year’s Allan Slaight Awards. The awards were instituted by the Slaight Family Foundation to honour Allan Slaight, a media mogul and philanthropist with a lifelong passion for magic, and to celebrate outstanding achievements in the pursuit of the impossible. This years’ recipients are:
Lifetime Achievement ($15,000)
Sharing Wonder ($15,000)
Sharing Secrets ($10,000)
International Rising Star ($5,000)
Canadian Rising Star ($5,000)
*Due do performing commitments, Eric Leclerc and Derek Delgaudio were unable to attend in person.
More information about the Allan Slaight Awards is available at http://www.magicana.com/slaight
The newly minted Toronto Magic Company, are launching their new show Tricks In The Six featuring the magical talents of Karl Hein and the irritatingly photogenic Keith Brown. This “impossibly fun” evening is hosted by Ben Train.
Thursday, May 25