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Andrew Pinard: Discovering Magic
New England's only hour-long, one-man sleight of hand show

Categorized as: Nightlife & Entertainment
Event tags:

  • 3rd Wednesday
  • Starting on: Nov 19, 2014
  • Ending on: Jun 17, 2015
  • 08:00PM - 09:00PM
  • All seats $15
  • (603) 224-4600
  • Event Website

Description:

Are you the type of person who loves to be surprised; the kind of person that marvels at how remarkable the world is and celebrates the weird and wonderful ways that we experience the world? If so, Discovering Magic is the experience for you!

Back for its second year, this “mind-numbing, jaw-dropping, eye-opening” experience takes audiences on a guided tour of the impossible and the absurd. Using only the most ordinary of objects, accomplished actor, conjuror, puppeteer, storyteller, and award-winning performer Andrew Pinard brings the ordinary to life with the most surprising results.

The only show of its kind in the New England, audiences have traveled from Massachusetts, Maine, Vermont and New Hampshire to experience sleight of hand, con games, psychology, history, science, comedy, cognitive development, political spin, and more through the eyes of a “perceptual engineer” on his quest to explore distortion and guile.

The goal of Discovering Magic is to give audiences a truly unique experience and insight into how remarkable human perception and interpretation can be! You can expect to see more of the things audiences have loved: different shows each month, cool perceptual experiments on the back of the program, magic history "moments" and The Mystery Box (giving audiences even more control over the show).

Pinard has been a full-time performer and theatre artist for over twenty-five years. He has presented thousands of performances throughout the northeastern United States as well as internationally in Canada, England, Switzerland, Germany, and Italy. Pinard has been recognized by his peers as one of the finest close-up performers throughout the Northeast and took the top honors in the 18th Annual New England Magic Competition. Pinard was selected twice as Editors’ Choice for Best Magical Entertainer in “The Very Best of New Hampshire” issues of New Hampshire Magazine.

The New Hampshire State Council on the Arts has referred to his “impressive ability with sleight-of-hand.” After attending the premiere episode of Discovering Magic, Rick Broussard, Editor of New Hampshire Magazine, wrote: “Your show is remarkable, Andrew. Anyone who hasn’t seen it owes it to themselves to go.”

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