Hollywood’s drunkest magic show, DIRTY TRICKS w/ The New Bad Boys of Magic, extends into its second smash(ed) year at the newly renovated The Three Clubs. Headliners at the world-famous Magic Castle, The New Bad Boys of Magic (aka D aniel Donohue andEric Siegel), continue to shock and delight audiences with their signature brand of NSFW character comedy and top-notch illusions. Joining them for each performance—generally running on the third Sunday of each month—is a rotating cast of the world’s foremost professional prestidigitators. Audience members (21-and-over, please) arrive early to grab drinks and enjoy close-up magic performed right at their tables. Co-produced by Greg Karber, the next DIRTY TRICKS event is scheduled for Sunday, September 15, 2019. Doors open at 7:00pm for cocktails and close-up magic. The stage show begins at 8:00pm and goes until 9:15pm. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased online in advance at https://www.badboysmagic.com. Buy them before they disappear!
For this month’s (September 15) boozy variety show, The New Bad Boys of Magic (TNBBOM) are joined on stage by close-up/parlor magic legend and Magic Castle regular Pop Haydn (7x Magic Castle Magician of the Year); Nick Paul (magic consultant on Netflix’s Magic For Humans); Pam Severns, a comedian and puppeteer (2019 Jim Henson Foundation Grant recipient); Colin Campbell aka Kilted Colin, a very funny unicycling, bagpipe-playing juggler; Kira Morrison, a comedy singer/songwriter whose work was featured in the “Helpful Honda” ad series; and the pre-show close-up magician will beLauro Castillo (the champion of the strolling magic competition at the Magic Castle). The Three Clubs is located at 1123 Vine Street, Hollywood, CA 90038 (323-462-6441). Parking tip: parking is allowed in the boxing gym's backlot after 8:00pm on Sundays.
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Both proud members of the Academy of Magical Arts at the world-famous Magic Castle, Donohue and Siegel are scheduled to appear at the Castle for four headlining appearance in October (10/23) and November (1, 2, and 3).
Later this year, be sure to catch The New Bad Boys of Magic on Fetch Me a Date, Facebook Watch’s new reality dating show hosted by Mean Girls actor Jonathan Bennett and Rich Kids of Beverly Hills star Dorothy Wang. For upcoming appearances, please visit https://www.badboysmagic.com/dates.
The New Bad Boys of Magic –
Chicago natives and Los Angeles residents, together Daniel Donohue and Eric Siegel—collectively known as The New Bad Boys of Magic—combine Chicago-style sketch comedy with Hollywood stage trickery. Two perfect foils, they stumble backwards into one impossible feat after another in vaudevillian synchronicity. Since 2017, their magical variety show DIRTY TRICKS has played to sold-out audiences every month at The Three Clubs’ Cocktail Lounge in Hollywood. In 2018, for the second year in a row, their full-length stage show, COKE & MIRRORS, was a breakout hit at the Hollywood Fringe Festival.COKE & MIRRORS s o impressed the Entertainment Director of The Magic Castle that he has asked Donohue and Siegel to perform an abridged version of the show over 45 times at the The Castle.
Daniel Donohue –
Daniel Donohue, originally from Chicago, studied and performed improv and sketch comedy at the Upright Citizens Brigade Los Angeles, Second City Chicago, Annoyance Chicago, and his alma mater, Northwestern University. As a magician, he's performed at the Harry Houdini Estate, and is a member of the Academy of Magical Arts at the world-famous The Magic Castle. You can follow him @dondanohue.
Eric Siegel –
Eric Siegel is a screenwriter, known for his feature film The F*** Happened. He hails from Chicago, where he studied and performed at iO and Second City, earning two Del Awards and being featured in theTBS Just For Laughs Festival. As a member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians at Magic Inc., he learned from legends Jay Marshall and Bill Malone. Now based in Los Angeles, he is a member of the Academy of Magical Arts at the world-famous The Magic Castle. You can follow him on Instagram @ericpsiegel.
Greg Karber –
The show is co-produced by Greg Karber, who gave The New Bad Boys of Magic their debut at his semi-monthly murder mystery play The Sunday Night Mystery Show. Karber is also a writer, director, producer and game developer. He has been written about in the New Yorker and The Washington Post, and has appeared on CNN, Fox Businessand Inside Edition. He is currently directing his first feature film, a horror-comedy-musical called Killer Party. Please find more at http://gregkarber.com.
The Three Clubs –
Established in 1991 by nightlife veterans Marc Smith and Matthew Webb, The Three Clubs introduced the martini lounge to a whole new generation through its timeless cocktails and classic Hollywood vibe. Rich mahogany bars, plush tufted leather banquettes, casino-style carpeting and two stages featuring live entertainment nightly, honor the spirit of the neighborhood’s storied past. Hollywood’s destination for all types of theatre and live music, The Three Clubs has become an entertainment hub of Hollywood | http://threeclubs.com.
• The New Bad Boys of Magic - https://www.badboysmagic.com
• DIRTY TRICKS w/ TNBBOMSep. Tickets -https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dirty-tricks-w-the-new-bad-boys-of-magic-tickets-63548392954#tickets• TNBBOM - Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/badboysmagic
• TNBBOM - Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/newbadboysofmagic
• Photos - https://www.badboysmagic.com/photos
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