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Address: 306 N Alvernon Way, Scottish Rite Grand Parlour, Tucson, AZ 85701
Phone Number: +1 520-615-5299
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09:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 09:00 - 18:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 22:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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STEP RIGHT UP and get ready to laugh, have fun, and celebrate a magical...

STEP RIGHT UP and get ready to laugh, have fun, and celebrate a magical night out with Carnival of Illusion! This top-rated program is "Revitalizing Magic" by blending an international travel theme with all the charms of a Vaudeville-inspired roadshow. Travel up-close with the national recipients for "Excellence in Magic" and catch a lively slice of magical history! Carnival of Illusion is Magic, Mystery, and OOOH la la! This Must-See event is great for date-nights, anniversaries, celebrations and special nights out. Purchase tickets in advance. Due to the popularity and intimate seating, shows sell out. For audiences 10 years and older. Step right up, join the fun, and experience an Evening of Old-World Magic!

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Loved the show and the duo. Memorable experience for me and my lady. I highly recommend supporting these special performers :)

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 April 2016
joey7717
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Tucson, Arizona
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Tucson, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Loved the show and the duo. Memorable experience for me and my lady. I highly recommend supporting these special performers :)

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Thank joey7717
Carnival_of_Illusion, Guest Relations Manager at Carnival of Illusion, responded to this review

Thanks joey7717 for highly recommending Carnival of Illusion, we're so glad you had a "memorable" date-night... HOORAY! More 

Toronto
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334 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Going in as a skeptic it took 2 minutes to be totally enthralled and 80 minutes came all too soon. The venue is small ( about 100 people) and you have to work hard to avoid getting called out of the audience. :) This show is an absolute delight and we're going back!

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1 Thank Wild_Radek
Carnival_of_Illusion, Director of Magic, Mystery and Oooh La La! at Carnival of Illusion, responded to this review

Wild_Radek, YOU are an "absolute delight" and we look forward to our next WILD adventure with you in our new Tucson location in the Grand Parlour! Bring on the FUN skeptics! More 

Indianapolis, Indiana
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18 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

My husband and I spent a delightful evening with two talented performers and a most appreciative audience. We all seemed to have had a great time in awe of magical treats for the eye. Susan and Roland are not only talented personalities but also masters of audience participation. We will definitely return next year and perhaps we can figure out... More 

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Thank Mary H
Carnival_of_Illusion, Guest Relations Manager at Carnival of Illusion, responded to this review

MaryH it was a "delightful evening" because you and your husband are POSITIVE people who obviously see the "wine glass as HALF FULL" Thank you for your sweet review, we look forward to seeing you again. More 

Hyattsville, Maryland
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55 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

These two are remarkable magicians but also great comedic performers. They had the audience laughing and amazed time and again. They also give all their "volunteer" helpers candy, which was also fun! Nobody is embarrassed and the show is clean and fun. A great way to spend a special evening!

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Thank swampy1965
Carnival_of_Illusion, Director of Magic, Mystery and Oooh La La! at Carnival of Illusion, responded to this review

We think King-Size Chocolate is Magic, and so are YOU and your 5 STAR Review. Thanks a Million, swampy1965! More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

This talented, charming, dynamic duo have mastered the art of sharing a masterful creative performance that will keep you wanting more. The location at the Lodge on the desert was charming and added to the ambience of the evening. The audience participation and Carnival of Illusion performers way of making everyone they chose to participate into a star for the... More 

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1 Thank Barbara S
Carnival_of_Illusion, Director of Smiles and Laughter at Carnival of Illusion, responded to this review

Thank you for the smiles and laughter, Barbara S, we think you're a SUPERSTAR and we thank you for your STELLAR review! More 

Montevideo, Uruguay
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015

Great evening out! I love the new location. The audience participation makes it even more entertaining.

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1 Thank Diane L
Carnival_of_Illusion, Director of Great Date-Nights at Carnival of Illusion, responded to this review

Diane L, if you liked our last location, you'll LOVE our newest location in the Grand Parlour at the Historical Scottish-Rite! PS, Your husband was such a GREAT participant, especially since he was a bit leery of audience participation in the beginning, HOORAY! More 

Tucson, Arizona
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015

This was the first show at the Tucson new location, and it WOW'd us. New Act's as well as some of the old ones that we love. We also had the Diner after the show and it was one of the top best we have had in Tucson. Get there 45 min. before the show to get a drink and... More 

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1 Thank Hikaru M
Carnival_of_Illusion, Director of WOWS! at Carnival of Illusion, responded to this review

Once again, thank you Hikaru M for the great review and for bringing your family again and again. We appreciate YOUR magic spirit! More 

Mesa, Arizona
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115 reviews
86 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2015

If Carnival Of Illusion is appearing in your area it is a must see show! Our family including 2 teenagers enjoyed a wonderful evening.

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4 Thank sharonhoblit
Sierra Vista, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2015

What an entertaining evening! Susan and Roland are experts in their craft, and they delight in sharing their love of illusion. The show is joyful, mysterious, sophisticated, and well developed. They draw their audience into the entertainment. I plan on seeing their show again next year.

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3 Thank Irene C
Tucson, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2015

My wife, daughter, son-in-law, and I attended the last show of the season in Tucson last night. It was a terrific show with enjoyable, humorous audience participation. My wife picked up a nickname, "Cupcake" , which will be her family nickname from now on. The skill, humor, and amazing illusions will provoke the time honored statement from those who attend:... More 

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