Manitoba·★★★★ Review

Absolute Magic

FOUR STARS It may have been the free beer, but the audience fell under Keith Brown's spell.

FOUR STARS | If you're into fast-paced, family-friendly magic, you're sure to fall under Keith Brown's spell

(Keith Brown)

Rating: ★★★★

Company: Keith Brown, London, Ont. 

Genre: Magic

Venue: 13 — Bandwidth Theatre

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Hotter than Potter!

That's how short, suited, 20-something magician Keith Brown bills himself. He even hawks buttons with that overconfident slogan. It definitely becomes him, though — this guy performs like a motivational speaker on Red Bull.

If you're into straight-up, fast-paced, family-friendly card tricks with tons of fun audience participation, you're sure to fall under Brown's spell. By the end of his hour-long show he literally had crowd members shouting "Yeah!" and "This is fantastic!"

Those cries were probably at least partly due to the free beer he handed out (I'm not joking) but still, Brown earned every "ooh" and "aah."

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