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April 21 @ 7 pm

IBM RING 1 Board Meeting Online

April 7 @ 7 pm


Featuring: CRAIG PETTY

March 17 @ 7 pm

IBM RING 1 Board Meeting Online

What In The WORLD Is Going ON???

Your US  and  International

Magic Convention Resource

March 3, 2021 @ 7pm



David Jonathan is a rising star in the magic industry who has built a reputation for consistently releasing strong, practical effects to the community.  He was recently nominated for Inventor of The Year at the Penguin Magic Awards, and his most popular release, SNAPS, has won multiple Trick of The Year awards for 2020.  For this 2 hour lecture, David has handpicked some of his favorite magic and mentalism creations to teach, including some unpublished gems.  He will also be sharing a course on how to create magic and tapping into your creativity.  Not only will you learn the ingenious methods behind the effects, but you will also hear about how they were structured to achieve the most impact. 

"David’s lecture elicited more positive comments from the members than any other lecturers we’ve had, in person or otherwise."

- Don Wiberg, President of Magic Masters of Chicago & Former IBM President 1984-85


"I've been attending lectures for over 40 years - I've seen almost everyone from Al Goshman to Herb Zarrow, and your lecture is one of the best I’ve seen!"

- Joe Berman, President of IBM Ring 280


"The best Zoom lecture I have seen."

- Scott Hood, Vice President of IBM Ring 12

January 20 @ 7 pm

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February 17 @ 7 pm

IBM RING 1 Board Meeting Online

January 6, 2021 @ 7pm


Featuring: JASON DEAN


Jason Dean hails from Kansas City. After traveling and entertaining for 10 plus years exclusively for national and international touring rock bands, he has decided to share some of his inspired tricks and techniques with the magic fraternity. These routines are the tricks he developed on the road to entertain his audiences. As with all good tricks most were inspired by classic plots and approaches in magic. These are Jason's workhorse routines that are sure to get the reactions you desire out of your audience. Along the way Jason will share some of his rock star stories about traveling, performing and meeting people! 


“Jason's magic can raise even the most jaded eyebrows.” -Max Maven 

“When I think of Jason's magic, it reminds me of a good tequila… smooth when it goes down but in the end you will get messed up!” -Nathan Kranzo 

"I've travelled with Jason quite a bit, and have seen, close-up, what his magic can do to people. He gives the gift of love and magic to his audience - and that's a very powerful thing. Don't miss it - You'll be glad you came.” -Aaron Fisher 

February 3, 2021 @ 7pm


Featuring: ERIK TAIT


Erik Tait has won awards for both standup comedy and magic throughout North America, appeared on Penn & Teller: Fool Us and was the 2018 International Brotherhood of Magicians Gold Cups Close Up Competition Champion. He graduated with honors from the prestigious Humber College Comedy Writing and Performance program, which means Erik can academically prove why he is hilarious. Beyond that, Erik is the only magician in the world with a degree in funny. He has put academic theory into practice on some of the most prestigious stages in the world, including The Magic Castle, Second City Toronto, and the Hollywood Improv. His client list has some of the most recognizable brands in the country including Honda, Macy’s, and Bark Box.

October 21, 2020 @ 7pm

IBM RING 1 Board Meeting Online

Contact Steve Finkelstein for details

Rescheduled for 2022



December 16 @ 7pm

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December 2 @ 7pm


Featuring: DAN HARLAN

World famous for creating original magic and successfully performing Every Trick in the entire Tarbell Course in Magic, Dan Harlan travels the globe performing and teaching incredible magic. One of the most innovative modern magicians, Harlan’s cutting-edge miracles are coveted by discerning connoisseurs of fine magic done well. Performing, writing, teaching, consulting, creating and lecturing, Harlan does it all.
Over the years, Dan Harlan has created some of the most highly-prized effects in magic including Hover-Card, All-Seeing Eye, Stash, Vortex, SpeakEasy, The Awakening, Card-Toon, Crazy-8, Color-Mixer, Hold It Buster, Missing Think, My Word!, Red Rover, Royal Oil, Switchblade, and the list goes on!
Recently, Harlan completed a five-year project in which he built, performed, and explained Every Trick from the venerable Tarbell Course in Magic! It’s the largest, most comprehensive, magic instructional project ever attempted… and successfully completed.
Harlan’s lecture brings your magic back to life with simple, yet powerful techniques. You will learn how to use your creativity to make better magic, structure your routines for stronger performances, and script your presentations to form emotional connections. These vital principles will be illustrated and explained through Harlan’s original creations.


November 18 @ 7pm

IBM RING 1 Board Meeting Online

October 7, 2020 @ 7pm



Jeff McBride is a recipient of the Magician of the Year award from Hollywood’s famed Magic Castle.

He has performed on every major television network, most recently on Masters of Illusion and the World Magic Awards on FOOL US where he FOOLED Penn and Teller!

He is, by far, the most innovative sleight of hand artist on the stage today.  He is the founder & creator of McBride’s Magic & Mystery School, & according to the Guinness Book of World Records, has the “fastest hands in the world.”

November 4, 2020 @ 7pm




September 17 @ 7pm

IBM RING 1 Board Meeting Online

Rescheduled for 2021 or 2022


Rescheduled for 2021 or 2022


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Bruce has been working professionally for over 40 years. He started his career when he was only

6 years old.  His magic education started at the age of four when his grandfather, Samuel Woolf,

who was himself a magician and an assistant to Houdini, began to teach him the art. 


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