The Amazing Kreskin!

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The Amazing Kreskin is one of the early influences to my work as a performer and mentalist… and he truly is amazing! From 1970 – 1975, The Amazing World of Kreskin was a Canadian TV show, produced in Ontario, and (-Read the Full Story-)

Yeats Wins 1St Place – Competition

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  I had an absolute blast attending anc competing at this year’s regional magician’s conference, hosted by Calgary’s finest magic shop, The Vanishing Rabbit (my favourite store in the entire world!).  A huge amount of work went into this event by magic (-Read the Full Story-)

Thunder & Lightning in Medicine Hat

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Had a great time on the weekend performing at the beautiful Esplanade Arts & Heritage Centre in Medicine Hat, Alberta!  It was a gorgeous facility, and a great audience! For this gig, I brought in Okotoks’ up-and-coming close up magician, (-Read the Full Story-)

Crowsnest Pass!

Crowsnest Pass Free Runner

For the second year in a row, Yeats Magic Co was invited to perform at the Crowsnest Pass Rum Runners Days! This wonderful picturesque community is located in the fresh mountain air of the Canadian Rockies, and every year they (-Read the Full Story-)

FLASHBACK: Wowfest 2014 – Calgary Magic Arts Festival

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For the second year running, Yeats Magic Co had the honour of performing at Calgary’s Wowfest, alongside some incredible performers. Wowfest is Calgary’s own magic festival; an entire week of shows featuring the incredibly rich mix of magic entertainment in (-Read the Full Story-)

Calgary Stampede 2014

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A few pics from our annual show at the world famous Calgary Stampede, with my students from the Calgary Magic Circle Junior Magic Club as guest stars!  

In Canada88 Newspaper: Chinese New Year

City Councillor Joe Magliocca assists me with an illusion... involving a deadly weapon!

Chinese New Year shows were huge fun this year; City Councillor Joe Magliocca assisted me with an illusion by testing his skill with weaponry, while Councillor Sean Chu strapped me into a straight jacket.  Regional Chinese Newspaper, Canada88, was on (-Read the Full Story-)

Rum Runner Days at Crowsnest Pass

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One of the most fun things to do as a performer is to travel and perform around Canada.  A particularly special treat was performing as a headliner at the 2013 Crowsnest Pass Annual Rum Runner Days, alongside with our MC (-Read the Full Story-)

Calgary Stampede – 2013

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I have decades of experience in Magic, but it would be nothing without the tutelage and mentorship given to me by masters of magic and illusion over the years.  Many years ago, I decided to give back to the magic (-Read the Full Story-)

Elle..”The Everything Girl”: at Pincher Creek!

Elle - An Everything Girl

Many people don’t realize the extent of preparations required to create a full stage show.  Elle is an indispensable part of my show, assisting me with marketing, bookings, technical setup, and performing in many of my illusions! MUSIC: Although I (-Read the Full Story-)

Chinese New Year 2013

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I love performing at multicultural events each year – it always brings me back to my cultural roots.  Even though I perform completely in English (my Chinese skills are about that of a 5 year old!), I find that having (-Read the Full Story-)

Newspaper Clipping from the Oriental Weekly

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Ok, I don’t read Chinese.  Well… I can read about 60 words, but ten of those words are the numbers from 0-9.  So I really don’t know what is written about this Christmas stage show that I performed, but apparently (-Read the Full Story-)

Heritage Park – With KOOL 101.5 FM

Performing Magic and Illusions at Heritage Park

Thanks to radio station KOOL for sponsoring Yeats Magic Co. at Heritage Park!  We had great fun with our olde timey Classic Magic Stage performance! With the help of assistant Elle Nguyen, I held two stage shows at the Didsbury Bandstand.  (-Read the Full Story-)

Yeats Magic Co helps raise money for malnourished North Korean children!

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Wow, I had a huge amount of fun at the Calgary Korean Community Association’s annual charity fundraiser, on Saturday May 12, 2012.  The fundraiser was to raise money for First Steps Canada, a foundation dedicated to battling malnutrition in  North (-Read the Full Story-)

Humanity First Game Show Event

Humanity First Game Show Event

We had a wonderful time at the fundraising event held by Humanity First on September 28. The dinner event was held at Baitun Nur Mosque and over 300 people attended to support Humanity First! This year’s entertainment was unlike any (-Read the Full Story-)

Hootenanny at Heritage Park

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    Thanks to Shine FM and Calgary’s Child for inviting Yeats Magic Co. to perform at the Hootenanny Days 2011 at Heritage Park.  We had a blast performing at the Didsbury Bandstand, and the audience was absolutely a “hoot”! We (-Read the Full Story-)

Game Show Entertainment – ENTM3

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  *phhhhhew* I’m exhausted from prep work for tomorrow’s Elle’s Next Top Model Cycle 3!   This is actually about the 5-6th time I’ve had a chance to test out my “customized Game Show” entertainment concept, and it’s grown way (-Read the Full Story-)

A Brush with Death… [public show]

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From the warped minds of Ryan Pilling, Yeats Wong, and Malcolm Russell, comes this evening of morbid comedy and macabre magic. Join us for an evening of gory Halloween…

Martin Lewis – Magician, Inventor, and… chef?

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A fascinating day with Martin Lewis.  Martin is the inventor of many world famous effects, including several that have been performed by David Copperfield. Martin was charming and a fascinating conversationalist.  Over lunch, we discussed magic, presentation, stage character, and (-Read the Full Story-)

Magic on Chinese New Year

Visual and Dynamic Performances: The secret to a successful multicultural show!

Every year, I’m always heavily booked with shows for Chinese New Year, and 2011, the Year of the Rabbit, was no exception…

CANADIAN Magician – Richard Sanders

Hanging out with Canadian Magician/Inventor, Richard Sanders

What do insulin, zippers, the electron microscope, the Wonderbra, and Richard Sanders have in common?

Michael Weber – A really smart guy.

No, that's NOT David Hassellhoff!

I would bet a medium size bag of gold that you have seen some of Michael Weber’s work

An Afternoon With Richard Turner

Richard Turner - The Cheat

Spending an afternoon with Richard Turner was an inspirational life lesson to me

Tom Noddy – Master of Bubbles!

Putting a fog filled bubble inside a bubble!

Tom Noddy is a master of his own unique craft. In the 80’s I remember seeing him on

Yeats in the Calgary Herald

*Sniff* anyone else smell something burning??

A little history behind how I got into magic, in this Calgary Herald Neighbours edition

Hangin’ with Harry!

Harry Anderson aka Judge Harry Stone

Nurturing my love for magic during the 80’s, Harry Anderson was one of

Penn & Teller

Teller of Penn and Teller!

Of all the magicians in the world, Penn and Teller are the ones that

Performing Magic at the Calgary Stampede!

Ryan Pilling  - Calgary Stampede 2010

An afternoon of fun and magic at the Window on the West stage at the Calgary Stampede; every seat was taken, and the standing audience was three layers deep! Ryan Pilling (Left… the one without the pigtails) assists.

Calgary Magic Circle 2010 Member of the Year

Shawn Maloney presents Member of Year Award to me.

Thank you very much to the Calgary Magic Circle for this great honour!

Magic on Breakfast TV


Aired June 09, 2010 – Promoting AoM 2010

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Evening of Magic... in the Afternoon!

Wow! I’ve had a tonne of fun as Producer of the Afternoon of Magic 2010 charity fundraiser, but equally it’s a tonne of work. Luckily I’m working with the fine folks at the Calgary Magic Circle. Stage manager Malcolm Russell

Interview with Shaw TV


Myself, as well as Malcolm Russell interview with Shaw TV…

Lance Burton in Vegas

Picture with Lance Burton (May 2010)

My childhood idol, Las Vegas Illusionist, Lance Burton! I first saw Lance Burton on TV

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