The Magic Parlour


Starring Dennis Watkins

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The Magic Parlour is on summer HIATUS, returning in September 2016! Join us at Death & Harry Houdini, our magical hit play starring The Magic Parlour's Dennis Watkins. Runs May 12 - July 24.


Award-winning, third-generation magician Dennis Watkins delivers an evening of sophisticated tom-foolery in one of the Windy City's most unique entertainment experiences. The Magic Parlour is replete with mind-blowing magic and mind reading in an intimate suite at the historic Palmer House Hilton Hotel.


Guests convene at Potter's on the lobby level and will be escorted to the private performance venue. The performance lasts approximately 75 minutes.


"A SOPHISTICATED NIGHT-CAP. You’ll be mightily impressed! " -Chris Jones, Chicago Tribune


“A perfect evening of illusion and laughter… The Magic Parlour TRANSFORMED a roomful of tired adults into WIDE-EYED, WIDE AWAKE innocents. And that in itself is Watkins’ most impressive trick." -Chicago Theater Beat


“This late-night magic show is exactly what it should be: funny, lively, intimate, and UTTERLY BAFFLING.” -The Chicago Reader


Show Dates: Aug 1 2015 to Apr 30 2016 Location:

The Palmer House Hilton Hotel
17 East Monroe Street, Chicago IL 60603

A sneak peek inside the Parlour!