(USA) Auckland only lecture
Sponsored by IBM Ring 160 & Magic New Zealand
Date: Thursday 1st March 2018
Start Time: 7.30pm sharp
Adult Lecture fee: $25
Juniors (School age) and financial IBM 160 members:
Wives or Partners: $5
Joe M. Turner is a professional speaker and corporate entertainer
based in Atlanta, Georgia. An escaped management consultant
turned magician and mentalist, Joe entertains at conferences,
trade shows, corporate events, and private parties across
America and around the world.
Joe has appeared at the Magic Castle in Hollywood, Monday
Night Magic in New York, the Chicago Magic Lounge, Wizardz
Orlando, and at other venues across America, Europe, South
America, Asia, and Australia. He has been seen on Good Morning
America, Nightline, CNN Headline News, CNN Chile, and numerous
other local, national, and international broadcasts.
Joe was a close-up performer in the Palladium Magic show
at the London Palladium, and performs on Crystal Cruises
as part of the acclaimed Magic Castle at Sea program. He has
performed and lectured at numerous magical conferences and
clubs, including the London Magic Circle, the British Ring
Convention, P.C.A.M./3 of Clubs, S.E.A.M., the Middle Tennessee
Creative Ministries Conference, S.C.A.M., magic gatherings
in Santiago and Buenos Aires, the Thailand Magic Extravaganza,
and the S.A.M. National Convention.
Joe served as the 2015-2016 International President of the
International Brotherhood of Magicians (I.B.M.). He's also
a member of the Society of American Magicians, the Academy
of Magical Arts, the Magic Circle (A.I.M.C.), MENSA, and the
National Speakers Association. He has been voted Greater Atlanta
Magician of the Year three times (2000, 2010, 2013) and has
won multiple awards for both close-up and stage performance.
Find Joe online at http://turnermagic.com,
on Twitter at @turnermagic, and on Facebook at http://facebook.com/turnermagic.
Joe M. Turner's "A Few Modest Enchantments" is a
collection of published and unpublished work including ring
and string, card material for novice and intermediate performers,
personal work on the memorized deck, and a streamlined method
for a David Berglas stage routine.
This lecture also includes a new development of a little-known
Zarrow idea. None of these items require special props or
gimmicks; you can get everything you need at local discount
This lecture has been praised by attendees at multiple magic
conventions in the United States, Europe, and at the London
Magic Circle. Joe has attended the FFFF Convention since 2004.
He earned his PhD in close-up magic from 4F and now serves
as an MC for a show there each year.
Joe was the 2015-2016 International President of the International
Brotherhood of Magicians. During his term he performed
at, lectured for, and attended magic conventions, festivals,
meetings, and galas on four continents.