Free money magic show

Saville, Ian (2013) Free money magic show. [Performance]

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Abstract

Dr Ian Saville is one of the very few comedy acts at this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe, who has a PhD (in
political theatre history, as it happens). And he is almost certainly the only performer who will be bringing with him
a veteran ventriloquist's dummy with an illustrious background.

His new show revolves around money, explaining the illusions of the banking system in a way that only a magician
can. Money appears and disappears, transforms itself and changes its value in a tour de force of creative accounting.
And, of course, money talks.

Ian will bring with him a new character. Eric, Ian’s financial adviser, is represented by a dummy which last visited
Edinburgh in 1968, when he and his then owner did kids’ shows in Princess Gardens.
(From press release for the show)

Venue Details

  1. Edinburgh Festival Fringe
    • Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
    • Dates: 06-25 Aug 2013

Item Type: Performance
Research Areas: A. > School of Media and Performing Arts > Performing Arts
A. > School of Media and Performing Arts > Performing Arts > Theatre Arts group
Item ID: 11767
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Depositing User: Teddy ~
Date Deposited: 22 Aug 2013 11:03
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2016 14:28
URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/11767

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