Gems from the Magic Circle Collection: Mr Maskelyne’s famous play
The Magic Circle owns the original script for JN Maskelyne’s famous magical play Will, the Witch and the Watch. This is the play that brought Maskelyne’s Box Trick to the attention of the public. Anne traces the history of the play and paints a vivid picture of the story and how the magic fits into the plot.
||8 June 2019
||Anne Davenport, Anne Goulden, Charles Dickens, David Devant, Dolly Varden, Ernest Evan Spicer, George Cooke, J.B. Hansard, J.N. Maskelyne, Kellar, Maskelyne and Cooke, Sam Sharpe, William Powell Frith
||LA Conference on Magic History, The Magic Circle
||Will, the Witch and the Watch