Magic Around Town

Magic Around Town

There is always some magic being performed in the city of New Orleans and in the region. We encourage members to submit their schedules of performance and to advise us when professional magicians are in town for a performance or event. Check this tab frequently to find out about the Magic Around Town:

Assembly 36, The Magician's Club of New Orleans

Assembly 36, The Magician’s Club of New Orleans

The next meeting of Assembly 36 will be September 11, 2019, at: 

The Happy Italian Pizzeria, 7105 Jefferson Highway in Harahan, LA
Come early between 6-7 pm to enjoy a bite to eat and some social time.

 Here is your chance to come and perform anything you like for a friendly audience.  Try a new routine, practice an old one or experiment with something out of your comfort zone.  This is the place to hone your skills. And we don’t care if you are a professional, amateur or hobbyist.  All serious magicians at any level or interest can participate. Meetings are held on the second  Wednesday of each month except for December and January.  Members, Non-member magicians, aspiring magicians and spouse/partner guests are welcomed to attend. 

Upcoming Events:

Check back here for updates.


Magic Lectures, Workshops, Magic Educational Events

Lectures and Educational Sessions Schedule:

Check back for updates for the 2019 season.




Professional Magicians/Clowns/Entertainers

Irwin Royes– Public Library Shows & Kid’s magic, parlor & stage shows, M/C

Jon Racherbaumer– Author, consultant, lecturer, convention & close-up magic

Joe Harrison, International Magic Productions- stage shows, M/C, conventions, walk around, close-up, library shows. International Magic Productions 1-601-218-5547

Jo Jo the Clown & Magician-Library shows, festivals, balloon worker-

Trigg Magic– Public shows, corporate, walk around, festivals, restaurants, school functions

Michael Dardant– Magician, comedian, M/C, actor, juggler, writer, model, professional entertainer

Glen Ghirardi– Producer, magician, stage shows, conventions, parties Glen Ghirardi Magic

David Vela– Stage shows, walk around, conventions

Jim Hussey– Stage magic, walk around, conventions, close-up

MY Party PlannerMy Party is a national website for locating entertainers around the country, use them in conjunction with planning your next event and don’t forget our member professionals as well.


Would you like to get more exposure for your talent or services? The SAMNOLA website is the number one placement in Google Search on Google local for “New Orleans Magician” or “Magician New Orleans” and we rank consistently high in the organics under the same search and similar phrases.  If you are a working magician or a business interested in a listing above, we have a fee schedule available. Rates begin as low as $25.00 a year. Contact the Web Editor for more information

Please note: All performers and businesses function independently of the SAM and Assembly 36 and therefore our organizations do not warrant or guarantee in any way the services of any individual or company. You should research the list above and make your selection based on your individual needs and references of the performers or business.

Magic on T.V., Cable or Satellite

There is a lot of magic on the “tube” these days. Our purpose here is to be a quick reference for current broadcasts, new series or made for T.V. movies. Look for Internet videos and programs under the tab  Change Bag of Tricks, Oddities & Wonders in Merlin’s Corner. We ask our members to advise the editor whenever they learn of a show of particular interest that is not listed below:

Click here for a website that lists the current magic or magic related entertainment on TV each week

Click here to see our own Irwin Royes starring in a TV commercial-December 2007

No additional listings at this time; check back again

Magic In The News

IBM/SAM Combined Banquet

Plan to join us next year in 2020! 
Joint IBM/S.A.M. Installation Banquet
Friday January 11, 2019
St. Jerome Knights of Columbus Hall
Doors open at 6:00PM with walk around magic; Dinner served at 7:00PM
Installation Ceremony immediately after dinner
Followed by
Our Magic Stage Show
with featured performers:
Doug Conn
New Orleans’s foremost Sleight of Hand Artist for the last 30 years
Winston Helling Jr.
A 20 year professional illusionist magician with National Network TV performances
 Master of Ceremonies and crowd favorite Irwin Royes, World’s Smallest Magician  
Cost will be $25 per adult and $15 per child (14 and under).  To reserve your place, send your check payable to “Society of American Magicians Assembly 36” to:
Milton Scheuermann
Milton can also be contacted at 
Before dinner, club members will be strolling about performing magic for the guests.  So invite family and friends to attend. The more lay guests, the better!