Magic & Other Dangerous Things - David and Leeman's 2014 Hollywood Fringe Festival Show
David Blatter & Leeman Parker return to the L.A. Fringe with their brand new show “Magic and Other Dangerous Things.” As winners of the 2012 L.A. Comedy Festival and Best of Fringe Awards in Hollywood Fringes 2012 & 2013, their magic and other dangerous things are sure to get you off – guaranteed.
LA WEEKLY says: “GO!” and “Miraculous”
TOLUCAN TIMES says it’s a “spectacular laugh riot . . . Ingenious, hilarious, and dangerous . . . [and] a crowd pleaser across the board.”
L.A. EXAMINER says: “Terrific magic! Very funny! Extremely personable guys. Nothing but fun all around.”
Thursday, June 5 – 9:15pm
Friday, June 6 – 9:30pm
Sunday, June 8 – 6:00pm
Friday, June 13 – 11:00pm
Saturday, June 14 – 11:00pm
Sunday, June 15 – 6:00pm
Wednesday, June 18 – 9:15pm
Thursday, June 19 – 9:15pm
Saturday, June 21 – 10:30pm
Sunday, June 22 – 4:15pm
Wednesday, June 25 – 9:15pm
Thursday, June 26th – 9:15pm
Friday, June 27 – 10:45pm
The Ruby Theatre at the Complex
6476 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90038
David and Leeman make National Television Appearances on C.W. Network
“Masters of Illusion,” the half-hour series hosted by actor Dean Cain, premieres at 8 on Aug. 1 and features great escapes, fascinating sleight-of-hand tricks and large-scale illusions, all in front of a studio audience.
David and Leeman will appear on 4 episodes throughout the season. Set your DVRs to record!
David and Leeman with Jimmy Pardo at the Hollywood Improv
David and Leeman are performing in JImmy Pardo's 8pm show at the Hollywood Improv on May 3, 2014. Jimmy utilizes his trademark crowd work skills as Conan O'Brien's opening act at “Conan” tapings. Jimmy has also appeared on “Conan” as a panel guest, a field correspondent and recently filled in for Andy Richter as co-host. He also conducts the unconventional celebrity backstage interviews for TeamCoco.com’s “The Pardo Patrol.”
Daivd and Leeman are excited and you should come out to the show.
David and Leeman Bring Dead to Life in "Phantasms" at El Camino College
The Annual Speakers Series at El Camino College is bringing David and Leeman back to star in Phantasms at Marcee Auditorium on October 18, 2014.
Phantasms is an aunnual spook and spiritualist show hosted by Dr. Jason Davidson of ECC. The show last year consisted of wrapping objects by spirits, spirit communication, floating tables, and the creme de la creme of the spiritualist movement The Spirit Cabinet, made famous by the Davenport Brothers.
David and Leeman Guest Speakers at Sundance Film Festival 2014
Park City, Utah
The Sundance Institute is a series of workshops during The Sundance Film Festival on what the festival fondly refers to as Free Fail: A Day of Failure during the Festival this year. David and Leeman will be speaking during this series and teaching magic.
David and Leeman Featured Update in Magic Magazine
Magic Magazine covered David and Leeman along with star magicians Jon Armstrong and Rob Zabrecky at the L.A. WEEKLY BedrOcktober Music Festival in the November issue of Magic Magazine. The Festival was the first of it's kind in Los Angeles, and the theme of Magic permeated the entire event with The Magic Stage, where all four magicians performed periodically for the massive hardcore rock and roll audience.
David and Leeman at L.A. Weekly's First Annual Bedrocktoberfest
David and Leeman, along with hip magiciansJon Armstrongand Rob Zabrecky, are headlining at L.A.'s first annual Bedrocktoberfest music festival headlined by Wu-Tang Clan mastermind RZA, and put on by LA WEEKLY. Also performing will be Liam Finn (son of Crowded House frontman Neil Finn), Twin Shadow (DJ set), Wynn, Vanaprasta, and more.
David and Leeman appearance on late night Talk Show Kennedy Admin.
David and Leeman make their first appearance on the late night talk show "THE KENNEDY ADMINISTRATION," a live Variety Show hosted by Kennedy, and presented by Headquarters Music. On the web at thekennedyadministration.net
David and Leeman are featured in the August, 2013 issue of Magic Magazine. Magic Magazine is one of magic's oldest and most respected publication covering the top magicians from all around the world.
David and Leeman are featured in the magiazine for their 2014 Hollywood Fringe Festival show How to Convincingly Fake Honesty that debuted in July, 2013. The show went on to win several Fringe awards and was extended multiple times throughout the Summer and Fall.
David and Leeman Winners at PCAM 2013 Convention
David and Leeman competed in the Comedy Magic and Stage Magic competitions at this year's Pacific Coast Association of Magicians in Burbank, California. At the end of the four day convention, David and Leeman took home Gold Medals in both the Comedy Magic and Stage Magic categories.
David and Leeman's "How to Convincingly Fake Honesty" - EXTENDED
After another hit show at the Hollywood Fringe Festival, David and Leeman's "How to Convincingly Fake Honesty" is extended by The Theatre Asylum Company. The extension will take place in the Elephant Theatre. "How to Convincingly Fake Honesty" was also a Top-10 show at the Hollywood Fringe and was nominated for "Best Cabaret Show."
David and Leeman create their second Top-10 show at the Hollywood Fringe Festival. This year's show "How to Convincingly Fake Honesty" received rave reviews and had consistently sold-out houses for it's run. Their show was nominated as the "Best Cabaret Show" and as well as recognized as a "Best of Fringe Show," out of over 200 productions.
David and Leeman make their debut appearance at the Hermosa Beach Comedy and Magic club. The Club is famous for its consistently high caliber acts such as Daniel Tosh (Tosh.0), Ray Romano (Everybody Loves Raymond), and Alonzo Bodden (Winner of Last Comic Standing). The club is also know for its weekly Sunday night host, and headliner, Jay Leno (The Tonight Show).
David and Leeman Appear at the World Famous Magic Castle in Los Angeles
David and Leeman appearing at the Magic Castle in Hollywood. The Magic Castle is a Hollywood night club known for it's exclusivity and high-end dress code. Past performers include Steve Martin (Comedian/Actor), Harry Anderson (Night Court), and Jason Alexander (Seinfeld). The Magic Castle is a place to be, and be seen. Celebrity Sightings are common, and since Neil Patrick Harris (How I Met Your Mother) is the president of the academy, it's to be expected.
David and Leeman's World Premier of "Filthy Liars: A Funny Magic Show"
David and Leeman premier their newest show "Filthy Liars: A Funny Magic Show" at this year's Hollywood Fringe Festival. The Hollywood Fringe festival is composed of a wide variety of live performances in theater, cabaret, music, and art.