19th & 20th Century Conjuring

Sherlock Holmes author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle shared a special relationship with one of the magic world’s most famous performers, Harry Houdini. Many historians believe that this connection may have influenced Conan Doyle’s writings.

Join the Historical Conjurer, Professor DR Schreiber, as he explores the history behind the Conan Doyle and Houdini friendship and its falling out, and demonstrates some of the scientific techniques employed by 19th century conjurers.

Professor DR Schreiber has performed this Sherlock Holmes themed conjuring for literary appreciation groups such as Sherlock Holmes Society members, the International Sherlock Holmes exhibit, history enthusiasts, costumer guilds, as well as fans of the Edwardian/Victorian period.

Professor DR Schreiber brings a truly unique form of entertainment, straight out of the literature and history books, to your next gathering. Schedule a performance today.