Anne has unearthed new information on the eight year journey that took Maskelyne and Cooke from Cheltenham to the Egyptian Hall in London. On the way she explains how Maskelyne and Cooke could call themselves Royal Illusionists, despite not having performed before royalty.
|Date||31 August 2013|
|Theatre||Berkeley Castle, Crystal Palace (London), Egyptian Hall (London), Jessop's Aviary Gardens (Cheltenham)|
|People||Anne Davenport, Anne Goulden, Francis Collins, Frederick Maccabe, George Cooke, Henry Collard, J.N. Maskelyne, Maskelyne and Cooke, The Davenport Brothers, William Morton|
|Organisations||European Magic History Conference|
|Ref no||N2324 Talk9|