By Andrew Gans
18 Mar 2010
Presented by The Academy of Magical Arts, Inc. and The Magic Castle, the annual event will be held April 11 at Avalon Hollywood in California.
The evening will begin at 5 PM with a cocktail reception followed by the 7 PM show. Performers for the awards program are set to include Yo Kato, Ed Alonzo, John Calvert, Andrew Goldenhersh, Armando Lucero, Jeff Hobson and The Great Tomsoni & Co.
Producers are Neil Patrick Harris and Matt Patton.
The awards show "celebrates the lavish world of mystery and illusion by gathering the top magicians from all over the world for one star-studded spectacular night."
Avalon Hollywood is located at 1735 N. Vine, Hollywood, CA. For tickets, priced $75-$200, call (323) 851-3313, ext. 434 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Academy of Magical Arts, Inc. is a non-profit social order of nearly 6000 members worldwide devoted to the advancement of the art of magic. One of their primary focuses is to "promote a positive image of magic and magicians. The organization promotes the art of magic, encourages fellowship and maintains the highest ethical standards for the art."