Bill Blagg's The Science of Magic
Monday, September 22, 2014
9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. SORRY -- These performances are full.
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. -- SORRY -- These performances are full.
Viterbo Fine Arts Center
Curriculum Connections: science and technology
For centuries magicians have used scientific principles to make
people levitate in mid-air and vanish in the blink of an eye. Illusionist Bill
Blagg’s one-of-a-kind educational experience, The Science of Magic, takes
students on a rare, never-before-seen journey “behind the scenes” of the magic
world. Students will discover firsthand how magicians use science to create the
Bill’s comedy-filled, action-packed, presentation is highly
interactive and makes science fun and exciting! Students will use the
Scientific Method to levitate one of their teachers in mid-air and even learn
how the science of reflection can make their homework magically disappear! In
addition, Bill even performs some of his mind-blowing, grand-scale illusions
with a scientific twist! Bill will event present an incredible display of the
water cycle by making it snow from his bare hands! Students will watch in
amazement as science creates magic right before their very eyes!
The Science of Magic is designed to excite,
educate, intrigue and promote students to think “outside the box” and spawn
their curiosity about how science and the Scientific Method are used by
magicians to create the impossible!
The Science of Magic study guide.pdf