Thanks for telling me. I will get the webmaster on it right away.
Here is the information that is on the special events page:
Homage to DAI VERNON
A practical seminar on his techniques, effects, presentations
and theories, performed and commented by Roberto Giobbi
Dai Vernon was one of the most important magicians in history and he has influenced more people and invented more magical concepts than anybody else. What these ground-breaking practical and conceptional principles are, which can be found in the repertoire of past and present Masters of magic, will be detailed and demonstrated intelligently and capably by Roberto Giobbi in this varied and captivating Homage to one of the greatest geniuses in magic.
Besides examining the subtle card magic of Dai Vernon, Roberto Giobbi will also discuss:
The original Cups & Balls routine by Dai Vernon, with a detailed analysis of his revolutionary loading sequence and the Vernon concept of naturalness.
Tricks and techniques with coins as they were used by Fred Kaps in his legendary FISM act which won him the Grand Prix.
The dice routine that Dai Vernon performed before the Queen of Belgium and had to repeat on her Majestys command.
The most important and influential practical and conceptional contributions of Dai Vernon to magic.
The famous gambling demonstration, which Dai Vernon would never have released, had he not lost a game of chess against Jay Marshall.
A commented overview of the literary and pictorial documentation about Dai Vernon.
The trick with the bananas, which he performed in his famous lecture in Munich in 1981 on the occasion it brought down the house and in the ensuing years was a bestselling item with magic dealers.
Many amusing and serious stories from Dai Vernons life, which palpably demonstrate, why he was such a genius.
An analysis of his Linking Ring Routine, which has influenced every ring routine since.
As a bonus will be shown numerous rare films, some from private collections, where Dai Vernon performs some of his most famous creations.
Duration of the seminar (including a short pause): min. 3 hours.
Everyone admitted to the Homage to Dai Vernon will receive a special 80-page set of lecture notes signed by Mr. Giobbi. In addition, each attendee will receive a pass giving them admission to a special one hour Card College workshop to be presented by Roberto during the World Magic Seminar which begins on Sunday, March 1. The Card College workshops will not be open to anyone except those attending the Homage to Vernon sessions.
Admission to the Homage to Vernon sessions including the special notes and the Card College workshop pass must be made in advance. You may register for the Homage sessions at our website http://www.theworldmagicseminar.com