Here are the current nominations for the 1st annual New Magic Order Houdini Awards for Excellence in Magic and the Variety Arts.
You can still make nominations before Midnight Sept 14th by e-mailing them to firstname.lastname@example.org
. Nominees will be reviewed and voted on by members of the New Magic Order. Winners will be annolunced at the Annual Music City Magic Halloween Houdini Tribute on Oct 31st in Nashville, TN.
Houdini Award Nominations
Close-up magic Eric DeCamps, Ray Adams, Eric Jones
Cabaret magic The Dymonds, Big Daddy Cool, Peter Pitchford
Comedy Magic Bizarro, Randi Rain, Smoothini, David Williamson, Michael Kent, David Kaplan
Stage Magic Shawn Farquhar, Jeff McBride, Drew Thomas
Escapology Kristen Johnson, Shedini,
Mentalism Jim Callahan, Dave Koenig, Angela Funovits, Paul Draper
Magician of The Year Peter Pitchford, Shawn Farquhar, Soma, Jeff McBride, Francis Menotti
Variety Artist of The Year Scott Cantrell, Playing by Air, Big Daddy Cool & The Swing Kittens, Dave Smith
Entertainer of the Year Shawn Farquhar, Big Daddy Cool, Kristen Johnson
Rising Star Rick Star, Devon Owens, Lonny Divine, Krista Chilton
Best Magic Revue The Dymonds Magic Revue, Music City Magic, Monday Night Magic, Carnival of Wonders
Best Variety Revue Juggleville, Inferno, The Magic Cabaret
Best Touring Stage Illusion Show The Spencers, Jason Michaels, Living Illusions
Best Narrative Magic Show Wohscigam, Swingin At The Roxy: The Club Roxy Revue
John B. Pyka
"Big Daddy Cool"