Program

Below, the program of the events. Unless otherwise specified, all events will be held at the Circolo Amici della Magia di Torino, in Via Salerno 55, across the road from Hotel Il Fortino.

CADM_05

The program is not definitive and it may be subjected to changes!

Thursday 24 August 2017

17:00
Doors opening for Registration

18:30
Official Opening

18:45
CADM Lecture

19:30
Buffet Dinner (included in the registration)

Friday 25 August 2017

09:00
Doors opening

09:30
Paul Freeman – Chevalier Thorn: King of Illusionists

10:00
Roberto Lo Nigro – Restoration of a Robert-Houdin Mystery Clock

10:30
Coffee Break

10:50
Per Eklund – Joseph Le Tort: a somewhat unknown mystery man

11:20
Wittus Witt – Fredo Marvelli – the Legend Lives On

11:50
Gianfranco Preverino – Gambling Techniques in the first half of the nineteenth century

12:20
Lunch Break

14:00
Valeria Russo – Orson Welles, Silvan and Italian Magic

14:30
Fl!p – Trickster >< Magician; 0=1

15:00
Coffee Break

15:20
Magic Christian – Valentino Graziadei: The Rastelli of Card Magic

15:50
Jacques Voignier – Charles de Vere, Magic Dealer and Collector

16:20
Coffee Break

16:35
Pietro Micheli – Giuseppe Pinetti: Traces of his Success

17:05
Guest of Honour: Arturo Brachetti – Quick Change: from Fregoli to Me

18:00
Opening of Magic Collecting Market

18:45
Magic Market Closure

Saturday 26 August 2017

09:00
Doors opening – Magic Market

09:30
Anne Goulden – Mr. Maskelyne’s Famous Magical Play: Will, the Witch and the Watch(man)

10:00
Raffaele de Ritis – The KIO Mystery: a Dynasty and Soviet Magic

10:30
Coffee Break

10:50
Steffen Taut – Deception and Tricks in Ancient Religions and Belief Systems

11:20
Paul Anthony – The Supreme Magic Co. (Renamed Magic Supreme in 1996)

11:50
Lunch Break / Magic Market

13:30
Aldo Ghiurmino – The Origins of FISM

14:00
Riccardo Rampini – Hieronimo Scotto, Conjurer of the Renaissance

14:30
Coffee Break

14:50
Olivier Cave – Gambling Devices from Aristotle to Erdnase

15:20
James Smith – English Conjuring Books of the Eighteenth Century

15:50
Guest of Honour: Silvan in conversation with Raffaele de Ritis
17:00
Cinema Museum Visit: From Magic to Cinema

21:00
Gala Dinner (included in the registration)

To Follow

Cinema Museum
Cinema Museum
Cinema Museum

Sunday 27 August 2017