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Allan Carmichael

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Allan Carmichael
BornAllan Thomas Carmichael
November 14, 1936
Sydney, Australia
DiedOctober 30, 2003 (age 66)
Sydney, Australia

Allan Carmichael (1936-2003) was a semi-professional close-up magician who pioneered performing magic at restaurants in Australia.


Inspired in 1949 by seeing a demonstration in a department store, he worked as a sales trainer and motivator.

He began doing magic at Barnaby's Restaurant starting in 1985 and had numerous articles published in Blueprint.

He was a member of the I.B.M., the Order of Merlin and of Ring 102, the Maurice Rooklyn Ring in Sydney.[1]


  1. Broken Wand, Linking Ring, December, 2003