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Phil Ackerly Magic

Phil Ackerly Magic

It’s all fun on SaturYay with crafts, STEAM activities, and more! 

A Magical Journey Awaits You.

Embark on a journey of wonder and enchantment this summer with Phil as your guide. Prepare to be mesmerized by his masterful sleight-of-hand magic, breathtaking illusions, and delightful family-friendly humor and narratives. This is an experience designed for all ages, promising fun and amazement for everyone.

Not only will you witness the magic unfold before your eyes, but you'll also have the chance to learn a trick or two yourself. Who knows, you might even be inspired to delve deeper into the world of magic by picking up a book and uncovering the secrets to becoming a magician yourself. Join Phil for an unforgettable adventure filled with laughter, wonder, and the possibility of discovering your own magical talents.

Phil Ackerly is a multi-talented performer combining magic, comedy and fun for all ages at corporate events and private parties.

Phil first learned magic reading books at the Palo Alto library where his Great Aunt was the College Terrace branch's first librarian. 

"Performing at libraries takes me back to those early years of reading and learning magic," says Phil

Hel was voted BEST ENTERTAINER by a leading family magazine – 5 times, and was elected into the Hall of Fame. He’s won many prestigious awards from leading magic organizations. Phil's magic has taken him all over the United States including off-Broadway in New York City and to the Magic Castle in Hollywood, CA.

Phil recently moved to Reno/Sparks region and is proud to bring his award-winning magic to Washoe County libraries this summer. 

Magic Show includes magic, illusions, laughs and audience participation. This is a live performance with audience interaction.

Monday, June 24, 2024
11:00am - 12:00pm
Downtown Reno Library
Performance Summer Reading
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