Come early at 7pm for the magic in Victoria Park and then enjoy the movie!
Chester McBain – The Entertainer
Chester has traveled from coast to coast in Canada and the United States performing for various events and functions. He has appeared numerous times on local and national television and radio. He has even added to his credit, two cameo appearances in two movies, “A Stranger in Town” starring Rebecca Jenkins and Harry Hamlin (released in 2001), and “Skipped Parts” starring Jennifer Jason Liegh, Drew Barrymore and Mischa Barton (released in 2002).
His credits also include that of being the first person in Saskatchewan to attempt and successfully accomplish the “Under Water Packing Box Escape” originally made famous by the legendary Houdini. The most recent excitement about Chester is that he is the magician that entertained the world with the video that went double viral – over 50 million views and winner of Americas Funniest Videos. Chester proved beyond a shadow of a doubt that his magic is jaw-dropping and eye popping. His lifelong experience performing the art of magic will truly amaze and have you believing in the unbelievable.
Chester began his interest in magic at the age of 7 when his grade two teacher demonstrated and taught him a few “simple” tricks. Over the years, Chester developed and honed his skills by performing for many groups and organizations both private and public and by attending many magic conferences across North America. In the many years Chester has made close contacts and friends with most of the greats of the magic industry.
Chester is a member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians (IBM), Canadian Association of Magicians (CAM), The International Magicians Society (IMS) and The Invisible Lodge.
Strolling Magic: Chester’s Magic involves intricate sleight of hand artistry, but utilizes everyday objects such as borrowed finger rings, coins, playing cards, dollar bills, etc. Objects actually change in the hands of the audience, naturally evoking laughter and fun.
The impact on the audience is very strong because the magic happened to them. It’s a personal entertainment experience. Share the experience of magic being performed at your very own fingertips!
Keegan Duck has been doing magic for over two decades. At the age of thirty-three, he’s been performing magic for most of his life. He has performed stage shows all over Saskatchewan, Alberta, and British Columbia. He has amazed audiences for Corporate Christmas parties, Charity Fundraisers, Medieval feasts, and Local Exhibitions. Whether it be performing incredible feats of illusion, or accomplishing small miracles with everyday objects, Keegan is sure to bring a sense of wonder to those around him.
Children and adults love his show because of his outlandish personality that can make anybody laugh while leaving audiences wondering “How did he do that?”