Programme

January 16th 2020 – John Carey Lecture

John has lectured in 19 countries around the world and is the author of 6 critically acclaimed books plus multiple DVDs and downloads. John has built an international reputation for his powerful and streamlined card and close up magic and you will not want to miss this!

https://carey-scene.com

Magicians who are not HCMS Members are welcome at this lecture; a £15 charge will apply to any non-members attending.


February 6th 2020 – Mini Lectures

The evening will be a series of Mini Lectures by:

Dale Shrimpton – 

Rodney Type – “What I learned from getting into magic”

Andy Lewis – “Books you should read”

Brian Dodridge – “Items from my collection of memorabillia”

Simon Jones – “Preparing and performing in competitions”


February 20th 2020 – Bill Hammersley Close-up Competition

Our annual competition will be held on this evening for the Bill Hammersley Trophy for close up magic and the Burford Trophy for originality. Members wishing to compete should contact Kevin Hutchinson. Family and friends are welcome to attend, the more the merrier and let’s make this evening a roaring success. Doors open at 7:30pm for 8:00pm start.


March 19th 2020 – Lecture

Lecturer to be confirmed.


April 16th 2020 – Chris Wardle Lecture

Details to follow

https://chriswardle.co.uk

Magicians who are not HCMS Members are welcome at this lecture; a £15 charge will apply to any non-members attending.


May 21st 2020 – AGM (members only)


June 18th 2020 – Young & Strange Lecture

Details to follow

Magicians who are not HCMS Members are welcome at this lecture; a £15 charge will apply to any non-members attending.