Illusionist introduces the magic of opera in Burbank

Kids and adults marvel at singing, sleight of hand at the Central Library.

tn-blr-illusionist-introduces-the-magic-of-ope-001The audience in the auditorium on the second floor of Burbank’s Central Library on Thursday evening suggested incantations.

An 8-year-old in front named Lauren, seated on the blue alphabet rug, suggested “abracadabra.” “Hocus-pocus,” proffered another grade-schooler. A woman toward the back proposed “presto.”

None was quite right, said Patrick Bell, billed as the world’s only opera-singing magician, but Lauren’s was close. Instead, the deft baritone would cast his spell using the phrase … [read on]

Opera-Kadabra Performance at Solana Beach Presbyterian Church

889eventJoin us in Debin Hall for “Christmas Music and Magic” with Patrick Bell, the world’s only opera singing magician. Bring the whole Family. Cost $20 per person, $10 per child, $50 per family (2 adults and 2 children). Appetizers, beverages, and dinner provided. Sign up Sundays on the patio through Dec. 14 or online. (read more)

Eventful Orange County: A Magical Opera Extravaganza!


Opera-Kadabra Live Theater Show, Friday March 27, 2015 @ 7:30 PM at the Saigon Performing Arts Center in Fountain Valley.

This is going to be a very special performance, going beyond anything I am able to do at a private performance for a special event.  I will be performing all of the larger, more elaborate [read more]