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September 10, 2018

THE ILLUSIONISTS Slated to Return to the Clark State Performing Arts Center on October 10

MEDIA CONTACT: Laurie Means | Executive Director, Marketing | 937.328.6145

On the heels of a highly successful multi-city tour and run on Broadway, the world’s best-selling touring magic show, THE ILLUSIONISTS - LIVE FROM BROADWAY™ will return to the Clark State Performing Arts Center for the fourth consecutive year on Wednesday, October 10 as part of its North American tour in 2018.

“It is highly unusual to bring back a group for the fourth year in a row,” said Adele Adkins, executive director of the Clark State Performing Arts Center. “However, Springfield has developed such a wonderful relationship with THE ILLUSIONISTS that we decided to bring them back. The community feels invested in the group, and they have really supported them the previous years. THE ILLUSIONISTS also draws audiences from outlying states, they are that popular!”

THE ILLUSIONISTS - LIVE FROM BROADWAY™ is produced by Simon Painter, Tim Lawson and MagicSpace Entertainment. Conceived by Simon Painter, the show’s creative team also includes director Neil Dorward.

Full of hilarious magic tricks, death-defying stunts and acts of breathtaking wonder, THE ILLUSIONISTS has shattered box office records worldwide and thrilled audiences of all ages with a mind-blowing spectacular showcasing the jaw-dropping talents of five of the most incredible illusionists on earth.

Creative producer Simon Painter said, “We can’t wait to bring this electrifying show to Springfield for a truly entertaining experience for the whole family. THE ILLUSIONISTS is the most non-stop and powerful mix of outrageous and astonishing acts ever to be seen on the live stage.”

Tickets for THE ILLUSIONISTS are available now at and range from $25 to $40. THE ILLUSIONISTS - LIVE FROM BROADWAY™ begins at 7:30 p.m. at the Clark State Performing Arts Center, 300 South Fountain Avenue in downtown Springfield.