Allan Ackerman Chicago Area Lecture-August 16

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Postby Guest » 07/26/06 12:25 PM

On Wednesday evening, August 16th at 7 p.m., Midwest Magic in Franklin Park, Illinois is proud to present:

The Allan Ackerman Lecture
Featuring the 2004 Notes

If you havent heard of Allan Ackerman here are a few comments from fellow magi:

Allan Ackerman is the best card technician I have seen. Paul Harris

Allan Ackerman is one of the top cardmen in the world. Mike Maxwell

Als new progressive assembly is awesome! Marlo and Vernon would have flipped. Mike Skinner.

Als Technicolor Oil and Water is simply the best. Bob Kohler

Ackermans Cannibal Kings is a real killer Paul Rooney

Allan Ackerman is the author of the following books & lecture notes

Magic Mafia Effects -- 1970

The Esoterist -- 1971

Heres My Card 1978 (written in 1974)

Las Vegas Kardma -- 1994

Magic Castle Lecture Notes 1991

Day of Magic Lecture Notes 1992

Every Move a Move 1993

Wednesday Nights 1994

How to Tame a Moose 1995

Al Cardpone 1996

I Cant Believe its not all Cards 1997

Classic Handlings 1999

Ackerman 2004 2004

Numerous contributions to the Paul Harris books and magic magazines.

Ackerman also has released a number of videotapes:

52 Minutes of cards 1980 (Card Table Artifice)

The Las Vegas Card Expert --1993 A1- Multimedia

Every Move a Move 1993 A1- Multimedia

Allan Ackermans Advanced Card Control Series, Vol.s 1-8 1997 A1- Multimedia.

Michael Ammar in his Easy to Master Card Control Series states that OverKill, which is an effect that was created by Ackerman, is one of the best self-working card tricks of all time.

This lecture will feature coins, mentalism, and cards. There will be something for every level: from the self-working to the advanced. The new 2004 notes have 20 new items: 10 moves and 10 routines. There will also be a bonus routine that will allow you to do Wild Card with CDs.

Tickets are $25 and limited to 25 guests. Call early for a reservation. 847-455-4288

Postby Guest » 07/27/06 01:56 PM

Make sure to call the shop for a reservation. The owner will be at FISM and not returning until just prior to the lecture. If you e-mail the shop it will not be seen in time.

To be certain you are on the list make sure to phone the shop.

See you there.

Postby Guest » 07/27/06 02:33 PM

When will Allan have a lecture tour in europe? He has many dedicated fans over here...

Postby Guest » 08/07/06 04:22 PM

Remember to call in to reserve your spot. Lecture is coming up soon.


I forwarded your post on to Allan.- Tom

Postby Guest » 08/15/06 06:12 AM

Lecture is tomorrow night. Hope to see you there.

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