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BBC - History of Magic - Disappearances
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This show will trace the development of entertainment magic throughout the world, from its earliest roots in religious ritual and tribal shamanism to today's international stars of Las Vegas and television.

Magic is the opposite of science. Science says that matter cannot be created yet the magician goes disappearing things so easily.
This is the story of how the magician has taken the scientific advantages and use them to conjure up a new ways to make things appear and disappear.

Featuring Stars in BBC - Disappearances:
David Copperfield, Masked Magician, Val Valentino, Paul Daniels, Pen & Teller, Ali Bongo, Douglas Leferovich, Doug Henning, Franz Harary, Robert Houdin, Stodare, Maskelyne & Cooke, Dr Walford Bodie, David Devant, Mark Wilson, John Fisher, Charles Reynolds, Prof. Edwin Dawes, Jim Steinmeyer, Paul Kieve, John Gaughan, John Salisse, and more.

Check out the rest of The History of Magic Series:


BBC - History of Magic - Disappearance (Part 1 of 6)



 

BBC - History of Magic - Disappearance (Part 2 of 6)



 

BBC - History of Magic - Disappearance (Part 3 of 6)