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Magician

Magician Louis Yan sets himself free with first Guinness record of 2013

Local magician Louis Yan sets a record on the first day of the year.

While some of us toasted the New Year with a glass of champagne, local magician Louis Yan Chak-kuen celebrated by claiming a Guinness World Record.

Wednesday, 2 January, 2013, 4:29am

Guinness world record for costume changes

Magician Avon Lee has gained another Guinness world record -- swapping the clothing of his assistant Phoebe 13 times in under one minute to gain the Guinness record for costume changes. He won Hong Kong's first Guinness record last year.

Lee said he trained for six months with Phoebe – her professional name as a dancer – to prepare for the attempt on the record today.

29 Aug 2012 - 3:06pm

Stuart Palm, magician and mentalist

What I'm listening to: Jack White's latest album, Blunderbuss. I downloaded it after hearing an interview with him on the podcast WTF with Marc Maron, which is awesome.

15 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

The Sorcerer's Apprentice (film)

Director Jerry Bruckheimer and actor Nicolas Cage team up for the seventh time in The Sorcerer's Apprentice, a fantasy adventure that expands on a segment in Disney's 1940 classic Fantasia.

21 Aug 2010 - 12:00am

What's on in Hong Kong

Big beast

If you hurry, you could still get tickets to The Gruffalo, a magical musical interpretation of the children's book about a tiny little mouse and a very scary monster.

When: January 31-February 8, various times

Where: HKAPA Drama Theatre

Tickets: HK$275-HK$375 from HK Ticketing on 31 288 288

Classic tale

16 Jan 2009 - 12:00am

letters

Family harmony isn't about money

Some people say family harmony is hard to achieve. The number of broken families seems to rise every year. This has a negative impact on children.

Children need love, especially from their parents. But if parents are busy fighting, they won't have much time to devote to their children.

6 Aug 2008 - 12:00am

Abracadabra!

Bruce Yeung Kwok-hung, 28, Magician

Young Post How did you become interested in magic?

Yeung Since I was a child, I've been fascinated by it. But there was no magician training available.

In 2001, I took my first magic course which was organised by my church.

23 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Symphonic Magic

The HK Philharmonic Orchestra's concert blends music, magic and body movements; with magician Harry Wong (left), flautist Megan Sterling (above), and dancers Justyne Li and Wong Tan-ki also performing. Fri, 8pm, Sat, 4pm, 8pm, Sha Tin Town Hall, 1 Yuen Wo Rd, Sha Tin, HK$100-HK$180 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2721 2030

30 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Conjuring up a magical life on the stage

Desire and personality are the ingredients of a successful career

27 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Results

Today Interim: Tom Online

Final: Far East Hotels & Entertainment, Garron Int'l, Kwoon Chung Bus Holdings, Lung Cheong Int'l Holdings, Magician Industries (Holdings), Matsunichi Communication Holdings, Nam Hing Holdings, Stelux Holdings Int'l, Vantage Int'l (Holdings), Veeko Int'l Holdings

AGM: I.T

23 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

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