Archive for: May, 2015

Salute to Magic #106

May 21 2015 Published by under Uncategorized

Salute Banner 2015


                   THE PLAYER’S THEATER

                      115 MacDougal Street-  NYC

                             7:30 PM

         Ninety minutes of great magic ,comedy and illusion

featuring the  hilarious magic of JOHN GRAHAM ……………… GRAHAM

and the mind boggling illusions of  JASON  BISHOP                        JOEL BISHOP

                        Seating  is limited-  Order early

                        Tickets at  $30.00  –  Mail check or money  order payable to:


            Society of American Magicians PA#1   c/o

:           Ken Ferst- 418 East 77 th St- NY,  NY 10075

               Email-  Lemonzyrup@


            Credit cards-  Click Here   866-811-4111



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Meeting June 5th at Fantasma

May 19 2015 Published by under Uncategorized

The next meeting of the S.A.M. Parent Assembly #1 will be on Friday, June 5th at 7:15pm.

Please note that the new location for our meetings will be at Fantasma Magic (421 7th Avenue, 3rd Floor, NY, NY 10001

Enter via 33rd Street Entrance, just East of 7th Avenue.

A big THANK YOU! to Roger Dreyer and Fantasma Magic for providing our new meeting venue.

In addition, all Parent Assembly members will receive a 10% discount on anything purchased in the store on meeting nights.

Elections will be held at this meeting, please see the separate post for a listing of the officers.

Our after-meeting event will be a lecture by David Roth. The lecture will start at approximately 8:00pm. This is an open lecture which is free for S.A.M. Parent Assembly #1 members. Non-Members of the Parent Assembly may attend for $25. S.A.M. members receive a $5 discount ($20) with a national membership card.

David Roth will be presenting a new lecture. If you are familiar with Coin Magic you will be familiar with David Roth. His techniques revolutionized coin magic; His books and videos are considered classics and required reading and viewing.

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Election Notice

May 19 2015 Published by under Uncategorized


At our May meeting the following members were nominated for the following positions.
For the position of Trustee (3year term) you will be asked to vote for one of the two nominees. For the General Board positions you will be asked to vote for 5 of the 6 nominees. All other positions are uncontested.

President- Scott Mero
1st VP-Nina Schindler
2nd VP-Herb Scher
Treasurer-George Schindler
Controller-Rene Clement
Secretary- Bob Braun
Trustee (3 yr term)- vote for 1
Steve Okulewicz-
Jeff Spiller
Trustee (1yr term)-George Schindler
General Board Members-vote for 5
Harvey Berg
Doug Edwards
Ken Ferst
Ted Lee
Jordan Linker

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