Press & Media
February 10, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Ladies and Gentlemen, Fergus is taking the international stage
A mysterious and emerging production team is magically appearing in Fergus and Elora, ON Canada. Filming to take place at the Fergus Grand Theatre March 22 & March 25, 2018.
FERGUS, ON – On March 22 and March 25, 2018, filming is taking place in the Township of Centre Wellington and what is being filmed is gaining a lot of international attention. There will be lights, cameras, and magic as four world-renowned magicians and variety artists arrive at the Fergus Grand Theatre for a live-audience filming.
“We need a live, enthusiastic audience for two tapings,” says Ryan Joyce the show’s producer “We’re trying to make Fergus and Elora the centre point of magic in Canada and around the world. Our first two filmings will feature four world-acclaimed acts coming right here to our own backyard.
Ryan Joyce is a resident of Fergus who travels the globe performing his own magic. “Magic is the only job I’ve ever had and that’s all because of Fergus. We have some very magical roots here.” Joyce says proudly. “My first stage was the Fergus Grand Theatre. There is a lot of emotions, this could be huge for our community.”
Joyce and his team are now entering production phase and they are asking people interested in the community to visit fergusfilming.ca to get filming notices and updates.
“We are packaging two edited shows for distribution. Live at the Grand is a showcase of the worlds greatest variety entertainers and Wonder Town profiles these incredible artists and how they end up here, in the most magical town in the world.”
The biggest trick is still hiding up Joyce’s sleeve– and it’s causing quite a stir.
“The show is free but you have to eat locally. Presto! Your dinner ticket becomes your show ticket. Come spend money in our community and be part of this exciting opportunity.” Joyce continues “I think thats how the most magical town in the world should do it.”
For those coming further out of town and can’t meet Joyce’s philanthropic terms, he has an option. “If you can’t make dinner at one of local restaurants we will have a small donation option to reserve your seat. All those funds benefit a local non-profit,” says Joyce.
Joyce has partnered with the Fergus Lions Club for this first filming and all in-kind funds will support the Lions Club.
We can’t read minds, but we think he might be onto something wonderful.
Visit fergusfilming.ca and sign up for filming notices.
Spread the word.
About Ryan Joyce
Ryan Joyce has toured the globe with his magic, illusions and unbelievable hypnosis
His show has won critical acclaim with audiences from around the world including Las Vegas, Hong Kong, Egypt, China, New Zealand, India, and the Middle East. Since 2000, he has presented his annual illusion show tours in support of a good cause and is responsible for contributing over 2 million dollars for charities. With nearly 4000 global performances his show is a smash hit for event planners, corporate clients, promoters, critics and audiences alike. Ryan combines his unique style of magic with his passion for filmmaking for a show that amazes all six senses 😀
2x Canadian Entertainer of the Year Nominee
Top 3% of Canada’s Got Television on CTV
Penn & Teller: Fool Us Season 3 on The CW
13 Annual Canadian National Tours and producer of Superstars Tribute Live, the Mystique Variety Show and Ryan Joyce !llusions Live
Over 135 live ticketed events annually for 13 years averaging over 150,000 attendance each year.
Headliner of World Festival of Magic Tour 30 city New Zealand Tour with over 130,000 tickets
Contributed 2+ Million Dollars for Charities from his annual theatre tours
Over 150 Lectures, Workshops and Speaking Engagements around the world teaching modern techniques of the subconscious mind from his upcoming book “Strategic Mindfulness”
Creator of Touring Tricks Podcast and Webseries A magician and his camera.
Levitated and Vanished a 2 Ton SUV for General Motors
Vanished a firetruck for fire prevention and awareness.
Vanished Over 100 Politicians for fun. (and charity)
Performed and Collaborated with YouTube Sensation Christina Bianco
Made a car appear in the middle of Persian Gulf.
Over 3 million views on Facebook and YouTube.
Ryan is a creator of the
original material, his illusion Rite of Passage is performed by magicians around the world.
Shares his magic adventures, tricks and travels on his vlog Touring Tricks
His podcast he has uncensored discussions with other professionals in the comedy, magic and industry. Performer lifestyle.
Filmed in Fergus and Elora:
Puppy Dog Magic (above) was filmed in Fergus
Magician vs Zombie (below) was shot at the Elora Arena
Ryan Joyce on Penn & Teller Fool Us
Contact Ryan Joyce & The Team
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