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  • May 19th, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Magic and Theatre in the Time of Houdini

    Emmy Award Winning actor, author, and magician Max Howard is one of America's most respected authorities on the art of performing theatrical magic. In this lecture, Howard explores not just the fundamental elements of theatre and magic, but also the period in which Houdini performed and how the theatrical customs of the times informed and influenced his performances.

  • May 20th, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    Magical Mondays

    Do you want to learn some awesome magic? This summer at the Breman you'll have your chance! Every week a staff member or a visiting guest magician will perform and teach magic that you can do using items you have around the house. All ages welcome!

  • May 22nd, 10:15 AM - 11:30 AM

    Historic Jewish Atlanta Tour: The High Museum

    Join us for a special guided tour of Atlanta’s High Museum as we explore the works of art that depict Jewish themes from the Bible to today. Also, see how an artist’s Jewish lens has influenced their contemporary art pratice.

  • May 26th, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    An Interview with Holocaust Survivor Werner Reich: Magic in the Death Camp

    Werner Reich was captured and imprisoned when he was 15 years old and spent time in three different concentration camps. While at Auschwitz, he saw a magician--the Great Nivelli--do a card trick, and this spawned a lifelong interest in magic. Werner joins magician, author, and entrepreneur Joshua Jay onstage for an interview about his unbelievable and harrowing time at Auschwitz, and the magic that helped him get through it and past it.

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