Adding Magic to Your Haunt: The History of Mirror Magic Effects

Friday, 13 April 2018
04:00 pm - 05:00 pm

Since the early days of the Victorian era, magicians have invented effects to bring spirits to life, creating thrills for Victorian audiences unlike anything ever seen before. Some of these amazing demonstrations used optical tricks and mirrors to create headless creatures and disembodied phantoms. Learn the history and science behind these discoveries and the innovators who created these effects, as well as methods and techniques to incorporate such magical wonders into your haunt.

Professor DR Schreiber

As a magic consultant, historical conjurer and magical instructor, Professor DR Schreiber presents an historic look at the beginnings of modern magic in his performances, exhibitions and lectures His audiences experience illusion and mystery in the same way that 18th, 19th, and early 20th century aristocrats, nobles and elite would have seen it, in their home, mansion, or estate with a private demonstration. Professor DR Schreiber brings parlor magic back into parlors. Schreiber uses his long career as a television producer and years of working as a cast member at Disneyland to enhance the all around entertainment experience for his audiences.