Spencers: Theatre of Illusion
4:00pm EDT March 22, 2015
Rogers Center for the Arts
Returning by popular demand to the Rogers Center Stage!
PLEASE NOTE: DATE CHANGE
This performance was originally scheduled for March 13, 2015. It has been rescheduled for Sunday, March 22, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. All current ticket holders have been contacted. Please call the box office with any questions.
Theatre of Illusion is not your run-of-the-mill magic show, and the Spencers are not your typical magicians. The Spencers carry a lot of equipment in their 65 foot customized truck and trailer, but a rabbit and a top hat are not in the inventory.
The Spencers production is a unique fusion of magic and illusion, humor and mystery, and persona and personality. With a background in clinical psychology, Kevin likes to say, “I was going to help people’s minds, but now I just mess with them.” Theatre of Illusion stands in stark contrast to the traditional magic show. Spencer sees it not as a stage full of tricks used to fool people, but as a way to inspire viewers with a sense of wonder. By blending the theatrical elements of a Broadway-style production with the high energy of a rock concert, these artists take their audience on a journey to the brink of impossibility… and back again. Audience members don’t simply watch the show, but are also invited to participate in the magic. Using magic much like a storyteller uses words, Kevin fuses this family-friendly production with a gamut of emotions. And with the skills of a master showman, he creates a world where nothing is impossible and anything can happen.
The Spencers have been described as “Modern Day Houdinis” by the critics. The duo presents a big, high-tech stage show that combines drama, comedy, romance and suspense with elaborate stage illusions.
You won’t believe your eyes!
All Tickets at the Door: $28.00
Tickets purchased in Advance: $25.00
Seniors, Students and Merrimack College Employees: $22.00
Children under 13: $18.00
Merrimack College Student Rush: $5.00