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Houdini

July 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Harry Houdini

HoudiniThe name of Harry Houdini has become synonymous with magic. Simply no magician or escape artist has ever captivated the American public’s imagination the way that the legendary Houdini did.

“The Great Houdini” started out his life in relative obscurity as a Rabbi’s son in Wisconsin. However, the athletic, agile and ambitious young man quickly developed an unparalleled gift for escape, illusion and entertainment. He dazzled audiences around the world, was  major star in silent movies and raised magic to the level of an art form.

In his later years, Harry Houdini,Houdini became fascinated with paranormal claims. He spent a huge amount of time and money debunking fake psychics, astrologers, fortunetellers, and faith healers. This fascinating man will come to life in rare video clips mixed with the details of his extraordinary life and mysterious death.

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Details

Date:
July 14
Time:
10:00 am - 11:30 am
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Organizer

Lake Forest/Lake Bluff Senior Center
Phone:
847-234-2209
Website:
http://www.cityoflakeforest.com/city-government/departments/dickinson-hall-home/

Venue

Lake Forest/Lake Bluff Senior Center
100 E. Old Mill Road
Lake Forest, IL 60045 United States
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Phone:
847-234-2209
Website:
http://www.cityoflakeforest.com/city-government/departments/dickinson-hall-home/