Tony Curtis as The Great Houdini
Harry Houdini (born Erik Weisz, later Ehrich Weiss; March 24, 1874 – October 31, 1926)
Posted on October 28, 2011, in History, Live Variety, Magic and the Magic Castle, Uncategorized, Vaudeville and Burlesque and tagged Halloween, Houdini, Magic, Magic Castle, October 31st, The Greatt Houdini, Tony Curtis. Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.
Pop Haydn is not originally from the 21st Century himself, but has been trapped here with a bunch of other maroons from another, very different time and place.
Pop is a magician, comedian, musician and medicine pitchman. He is a past Vice-President of the Magic Castle in Hollywood, California, and has been named performing "Magician of the Year" six times, winning in the categories--Stage, Close-Up, Parlor, and Bar.
He is the co-founder with Chef Anton of School for Scoundrels.