Illusionists to perform at Quick Center
Published 6:40 pm, Thursday, October 27, 2011
Fairfield University will present "The Spencers: Theatre of Illusion" Sunday, Oct. 30, as part of the Awesome Fun series of its 2011-12 Arts & Minds season. The performance will take place at 3 p.m. in the university's Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts, 1073 N. Benson Road.
Married couple Kevin and Cindy Spencer will present a magical combination of drama, comedy, romance and suspense, interspersed with elaborate stage illusions and plenty of audience participation, according to the university. In one magical experiment, they will ask the entire audience to get involved in a mind-
Kevin Spencer is the co-founder of Healing of Magic and the author of the Hocus Focus curriculum for special education students. Cindy Spencer is the first woman to be recognized by the International Brotherhood of Magicians and receive her own feature article and cover on the oldest magic magazine in the world, The Linking Ring.
The couple were recently named International Magicians of the Year, the top honor given by the International Magicians Society.
The event will include Halloween treats, and audience members are encouraged to come in costume and participate in a costume contest. Tickets are $35, $30, and $25. Children under 12 are $15.
For tickets or more details, call 203-254-4010 or visit www.quickcenter.com.