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Address: 306 N Alvernon Way, Scottish Rite Grand Parlour, Tucson, AZ 85701
Phone Number: +1 520-615-5299
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Mon - Thu 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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STEP RIGHT UP and get ready to laugh, have fun, and celebrate a magical...

STEP RIGHT UP and get ready to laugh, have fun, and celebrate a magical night out with Carnival of Illusion! This top-rated program is "Revitalizing Magic" by blending an international travel theme with all the charms of a Vaudeville-inspired roadshow. Travel up-close with the national recipients for "Excellence in Magic" and catch a lively slice of magical history! Carnival of Illusion is Magic, Mystery, and OOOH la la! This Must-See event is great for date-nights, anniversaries, celebrations and special nights out. Purchase tickets in advance. Due to the popularity and intimate seating, shows sell out. For audiences 10 years and older. Step right up, join the fun, and experience an Evening of Old-World Magic!

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Carnival of Illusion in Tucson

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I originally booked this show as "something to do" as it was available while I was traveling through Tucson on the way to southern Arizona and it included a discounted room and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 8, 2016
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Ponce PR
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48 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

I originally booked this show as "something to do" as it was available while I was traveling through Tucson on the way to southern Arizona and it included a discounted room and meal at the Lodge on the Desert. What a deal! We were truly amazed at this illusion show. It's been many a year since we have seen an... More 

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Thank PilarebPonce
Tucson, AZ
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

I took my friend to the show for her birthday and I thought the second time was even better than the first time! It's so great how the audience is so close to the performers and the audience participation makes it that much more fun. I was surprised how many new things were added since I had last seen the... More 

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Thank PatriciaAZ
Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Loved the show and the duo. Memorable experience for me and my lady. I highly recommend supporting these special performers :)

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Toronto
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

Going in as a skeptic it took 2 minutes to be totally enthralled and 80 minutes came all too soon. The venue is small ( about 100 people) and you have to work hard to avoid getting called out of the audience. :) This show is an absolute delight and we're going back!

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1 Thank Wild_Radek
Indianapolis, Indiana
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17 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I spent a delightful evening with two talented performers and a most appreciative audience. We all seemed to have had a great time in awe of magical treats for the eye. Susan and Roland are not only talented personalities but also masters of audience participation. We will definitely return next year and perhaps we can figure out... More 

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Thank Mary H
Hyattsville, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

These two are remarkable magicians but also great comedic performers. They had the audience laughing and amazed time and again. They also give all their "volunteer" helpers candy, which was also fun! Nobody is embarrassed and the show is clean and fun. A great way to spend a special evening!

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Thank swampy1965
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

This talented, charming, dynamic duo have mastered the art of sharing a masterful creative performance that will keep you wanting more. The location at the Lodge on the desert was charming and added to the ambience of the evening. The audience participation and Carnival of Illusion performers way of making everyone they chose to participate into a star for the... More 

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1 Thank Barbara S
Montevideo, Uruguay
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

Great evening out! I love the new location. The audience participation makes it even more entertaining.

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1 Thank Diane L
Tucson, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

This was the first show at the Tucson new location, and it WOW'd us. New Act's as well as some of the old ones that we love. We also had the Diner after the show and it was one of the top best we have had in Tucson. Get there 45 min. before the show to get a drink and... More 

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1 Thank Hikaru M
Mesa, Arizona
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115 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

If Carnival Of Illusion is appearing in your area it is a must see show! Our family including 2 teenagers enjoyed a wonderful evening.

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