Convention Dealer officers:
David Plant firstname.lastname@example.org
Blackpool Magicians Club Ltd.
Company number 05842945
President: Chris Stickland
Asi Wind is one of magic's most influential thinkers and performers. Magicians all over the world study and perform his
creations. He is most known for “Time is Money”, “Double Exposure” and his work on “A.C.A.A.N”. besides performing full
time around the globe in high end parties and corporate events he also consult for stage and TV shows, recently he worked
on David Blaineʼs last TV specials on ABC.
Windʼs recent off-
and critical acclaim.
Benjamin Earl is a British magician, sleight-
First ever appearance at Blackpool Convention
"Andi Gladwin was featured on ITV1's Next Great Magician and Penn & Teller: Fool Us. He is a professional close-
Paul Gordon is one of the UK’s leading (and busiest) professional close-
Winning the Grand Prize and the Junoir’s Juror’s award on the NBC TV special, “Chanpions Of Magic”, Dan Sylvester has had a thrilling ride and continues to travel and perform all over the world, often as his alter ego, Sylvester the Jester, a real live cartoon. He’s appeared on over 60 different TV magic Specials in over 59 countries. Dan’s act was really inspired by the looney toon Characters he’d watched on tv as a child and he developed his magical style and creativity while performing in the Close Up Gallery and Parlour of Prestiditation at the world famous Magic Castle in Hollywood CA.
Pop Haydn is a past Vice-
The Blackpool Magic Convention began in 1952 as a one day event, 2018 will see the 66th Blackpool Magic Convention take place at the Winter Gardens,which is a truly remarkable achievement.
The convention has grown from a one day event into a three day extravaganza of all things magic, and it has become a must do event for many magicians around the world.
The Convention is the largest of its kind in the world, with an annual attendance in excess of 3500 magicians. Blackpool Magicians Club hold the world record for attendance at an event of this kind.
2018 will see the start of a new era for Blackpool Magic Convention, as it will be organised and run by a dedicated convention team, supported by Blackpool Magicians Club Committee and its members.
Over the years the convention has featured some of the biggest names in the world of magic, along with up and coming stars of the future, some of which will be appearing in the UK for the first time, and this will continue for many years to come.
Whatever genre of magic you are interested in, Blackpool Magic Convention is the must do event in the magic calendar.
These are the people that are now responsible for the continued success of the Blackpool Magic Convention. They have all been involved with the convention for a number of years and have a wealth of experience. Russ Brown, Guy Barrett Russ Stevens and Mark Woodsford, are responsible for booking all the artistes for the shows and lectures and scheduling of events, Arthur Casson and Jim Lumsden, take care of Registrations, Harry Robson and Chris Stickland are the Dealers Officers, responsible for the dealers and setting up the dealers halls, Alan Horne is the Public Relations Officer and also takes care of accommodation for the artistes, David Plant is Convention Event Coordinator, responsible for the day to day running of the event, Michael Shepherd deals with all things financial.