to Magic: The Science of Illusionwill
discover the history of performance through posters, photos,
text and film.
can learn about the history of magic and its most famous performersfrom
Houdini to Henningin the Magicians and Performances
area, while the film Magic at Work looks at magical thinking
(in the form of superstitions) in modern life.
whole history of magic would fill books. Here on the web you
can get a taste of the story in our brief
history of magic. Don't miss our special featured stories
about prominent magicians from that history.