Rogues & Vagabonds

theatre, film & tv past and present 2001-2008 & 2013…


Burnley Empire home to Houdini first

Legendary lost film Houdini Defeats Hackenschmidt was initially thought to have been shown in Boston, Massachusetts in March 1906. The film, where Houdini escapes from manacles fastened by wrestler George … Continue reading


Houdini’s Ultimate Disappearing Act | A R T L▼R K

On the 24th of October 1926, the legendary U.S. magician Harry Houdini (Hungarian-Jewish born Erik Weisz, 1874 – 1926) performed his last show at the Garrick Theatre in Detroit, Michigan. … Continue reading

10/24/2016 · Leave a comment

An Elephant-tastic Truth

Originally posted on Magic Illusions & Epic Adventures:
Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen! I will be your master of ceremonies for this informative magic a capriccio! ? Do you know…

10/06/2015 · Leave a comment

Harry Houdini on Russia

Originally posted on Life in Russia:
Harry Houdini on Russia I make the most money, I think, in Russia and Paris, for the people of those countries are so willing…

11/19/2014 · Leave a comment