Magicfest 2017 launched with a Magicfair at Summerhall Arts Centre, Edinburgh.
Basically one ticket got you into a 4 hour sessionallowing you to attend 5 or more 20 minute shows with different magicians including Morgan and West, Elliot Bibby, Noel Qualter, Dave Alnwick, Billy Reid, Garry Dunn, Ricky McLeod, David Stone....
This ran over Friday Evening Saturday and Sunday mornings, afternoons and evenings.
On Sunday at another venue Assembly Roxy, Juan Esteban Varela presented an unique magic show "From The Dark". A magic show presented in TOTAL blackout. Audience members being blindfolded before being led into the darkened room, seated and presented with a box of props to allow each person to experience the magic in their own hands...and minds.
This week - Monday to Thursday there are more shows dotted around the city http://www.magicfest.co.uk/whats-on/
Our own Prof Callison is appearing at a Secret Room in the Writers Museum, Edinburgh http://www.magicfest.co.uk/event-item/secret-room-writers-museum/ Have a good week, Ewan!