Bob Cassidy passed away

Discuss the latest news and rumors in the magic world.
User avatar
luigimar
Posts: 220
Joined: March 14th, 2008, 8:48 pm
Location: Mexico

Bob Cassidy passed away

Postby luigimar » February 24th, 2017, 4:47 pm

From David Oliver on Facebook:

Magician, mentalist and legendary mentor to many, Bob Cassidy has passed away. We were merely acquaintances. I only met him once, but I know of his impact on the industry. A sad day, indeed. Rest peacefully, good sir.
luigimar

performer
Posts: 2100
Joined: August 7th, 2015, 10:35 pm

Re: Bob Cassidy passed away

Postby performer » February 25th, 2017, 5:50 am

I got on very well with Bob. I didn't know him at the time but he once sent me an email out of the blue telling me how wonderful I was. Of course I knew that already. However, it was a nice gesture and naturally as a result I considered him a sterling fellow. He was a master of mentalism and I am sorry to see him depart this world.

Rest in peace Bob.

Jack Shalom
Posts: 379
Joined: February 7th, 2008, 12:00 pm
Location: Brooklyn NY

Re: Bob Cassidy passed away

Postby Jack Shalom » February 25th, 2017, 7:26 am

Very sad news.

Charlie Randall
Posts: 27
Joined: May 9th, 2012, 11:34 pm

Re: Bob Cassidy passed away

Postby Charlie Randall » February 25th, 2017, 9:35 am

Bob was an absolutely brilliant man. He probably knew more about mentalism and performing it than anyone. It was a pleasure working with him on his books. We had two more planned but realistically I think there will now only be one more. He surely had his demons -- who doesn't -- but we never saw them. He will be missed.


Return to “Buzz”