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Carnival of Illusion

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Address: 2400 East Missouri Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85016
Phone Number: +1 480-359-7469
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Description: Laugh, Have Fun and Celebrate at Arizona's ONLY Intimate Illusion Show...
Laugh, Have Fun and Celebrate at Arizona's ONLY Intimate Illusion Show. Roland Sarlot and Susan Eyed transport you on a beguiling magical journey around the world in their Vaudeville-Inspired Magical Parlour Show limited to just a few dozen guests. Sarlot and Eyed have performed as house magicians at the world's top resorts, for Fortune 100 CEOs, to the 200 Most Powerful Women in America. The "Magic, Mystery and Oooh La La" happens select Fridays and Saturdays evenings during high season. Check website for show times and details.
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Even more fun the second time!

We enjoyed the show so much the first time, we decided to go back and take a group of friends. It was great to experience it a second time AND witness our friends' initial... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
Bryce K
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Phoenix, Arizona
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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

We enjoyed the show so much the first time, we decided to go back and take a group of friends. It was great to experience it a second time AND witness our friends' initial reactions. They're still talking about it several days later...

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

We just saw this show yesterday for our anniversary and were smiling and laughing from the time we sat down until after we left. This is a wonderful Victorian-themed magic show that focuses on performance magic and audience interaction that all ages can enjoy. And trust me, if you think you've seen any of these tricks before, you haven't. We... More 

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Cave Creek, Arizona
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Carnival of Illusion is fabulous! It is a welcome change to the norm of entertainment in this age! It even thrilled -and challenged- our 15 year old son who is interested in little except hockey and movies that involve blowing things up! Each of us had a favorite illusion that we pondered and tried to decipher over dinner after the... More 

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Mesa, Arizona
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Roland and Susan are a wonderful, sweet couple who show love for their life work and each other. This show was fun, clever, and humorous!!! Standing ovation! I truly do not know how anyone could not love this show! I loved that they took the time to incorporate the audience! Who wouldn't want a shout out for their birthday? And... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

I attended this show with my fiancé tonight and we were extremely disappointed. We were both so excited to go because we love magic and the reviews were incredible. What a letdown. The tricks were un-original at best. The show moved at a snails pace. The around the world thing was forced. The show was only about 75 minutes long... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

This is a traveling show at least to Phoenix, however as it was in the Biltmore Hotel with parking included, convienant and relaxed. family froendly and close up magic and illusions, friendly and just warm and inviting. The seating was marginal which is expected in a conference room. Value for this type of magic, excellent. I have seen many many... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 via mobile

I liked it Most of the reviews I read are accurate. Don't go if you want to critique their magic tricks. It's magic it's fun

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Peoria, Arizona
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

I have never liked magic/illusion shows, but I decided to go for my husband. I was very happily suprised in more ways than one. I loved Roland and Susan as people and as performers. They are so pleasant, comical, personable, and entertaining! Their show at the Arizona Biltmore was very intimate. They were interactive with audience members, announced birthdays and... More 

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arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Great show! Very entertaining and cute! Went with my boyfriend and had an amazing time! Loved the intimate setting and laughs!

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

I came across an online advertisement for this show and it looked interesting so I checked reviews for it. Upon seeing so many happy reviews, I decided to get tickets. Booked the tickets online a couple months in advance with no problem and opted for seats in the front row (you get to view the seating chart and choose accordingly).... More 

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