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Learn the Art of Magic !
The Magical Arts are good for you - as doctors,
psychologists, teachers and education departments are discovering. They build
self confidence, improve co-ordination and develop personality.
The College of Magic engenders self-esteem, that positive force for achieving
- so vital for success in today's fast-paced world, while the relaxed
atmosphere of the College is ideal for developing essential communication
This is brought about through the individual and expert tuition of a dedicated
staff of qualified teachers and experienced show-people.
Primary school students aged 10 or older commence their training with Course
One, while High School students commence their training with Course Magic &
Showmanship. Specific Adult Courses are also available on demand.
These introductory courses allows both students and parents the opportunity to
assess the valuable education that the College offers.
Due to the nature of our training, our student intake is particularly limited
and early registration is well advised !
This is it ! An exciting introductory tour of 15
lessons through the world of magic. Once you've learnt of the "Magicians
Code," you'll be onto your magic wand ( where would a magician be without his
wand ! ) Soon your wand waving will be causing matches to float through the
air, ropes to become mysteriously knotted, items to appear and vanish at will
and all kinds of "Hocus Pocus" begins to happen
You start to feel like a magician, but the expert instructors will give you
lots of tips about how to look and sound like a real magician too !
We can't visit all the mysterious locations of the world, but with the help of
magic technology, you will feel as if you are there watching the great magicians of our
time - Siegfried & Roy, David Copperfield, David Blaine …
So you know what it is all about - Come and join us ! Students who
successfully complete Course One will be invited to continue their training
with Course Two.
Requirements: Students must be 10 years of age or older
Duration: Two school terms ( 15 weeks )
Class Times: Saturdays 9am or 12 noon
Venue: The College of Magic in Claremont, Cape Town
Next Enrollment: July 2013 / Feb 2014
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Course Magic & Showmanship
The Magic & Showmanship Course is
designed for talented young people, keen to progress quickly. This
foundation Course for High School students will give you the opportunity to
become both a competent close-up magician and a polished stage performer.
What's more, you'll learn plenty of fascinating impromptu, mental & stage
The planning and routining of good stage acts incorporating appearance,
presentation, patter, effective speech and movement, is given much
attention. Highlights of the course include a mini stagecraft module with
the creative planning, invention & marketing of magic being a further focus.
Studying the history of magic, the student progresses through the marvels of
magic from ancient times until the era of modern technological illusion.
Successful Magic & Showmanship students will receive their Junior Magicians
Diploma at the Annual Graduation, which allows for selection into the Senior
section of the College and Courses Four, Five and Six.
Requirements: Students must be in High School
Duration: Four school terms ( 30 weeks )
Class Times: Saturdays 12 noon
Venue: The College of Magic in Claremont, Cape Town
Next enrollment: Feb 2014
The College of Magic runs a full programme of Adult Courses throughout the
year. These classes are held weekday evenings and a cover a range of
subjects - mentalism, close-up magic, sleight of hand, childrens magic etc.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Below are some of the more frequently asked questions with regards to our
Should you have any other queries, please don't hesitate to contact us ...
How old must I be to join the College ?
It's never too soon (or too late) to start training as a magician. To ensure
our students make the most of their magic, we accept students into Course
One aged 10 years or older.
For those students in High School wanting to join the College, we have a
specialised "Magic & Showmanship" Course
How do I go about registering ?
Please contact us on (021) 683 5480 or email
email@example.com to obtain
the relevant Registration Form.
Please be advised that due to small class sizes, our intake is limited - so
we do recommend that you register as early as possible
Where is the College of Magic situated ?
We are located at 215 Lansdowne Road ( on the corner of Belvedere &
Lansdowne ) in Claremont, Cape Town South Africa.
When are classes held ?
Classes commence in February each year and follow the school term calendar.
Sixty minute lessons are held on Saturday mornings between 9 am and 1 pm,
with a select classes being held during weekday afternoons.
How must I dress ?
New students will notice that College students dress in black & white. Owing
to the high costs of clothing, new students are not expected to purchase the
required dress immediately. During the first six months, students are
encouraged to acquire the clothes they do not already have.
Boys: Black trousers, white shirt & bow tie
Girls: Black skirt, dress or slacks & white blouse
Do students receive all equipment they need ?
You'll be pleased to learn that our tuition fees cover all equipment
necessary for the Course.