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THE MAGICIAN'S ASSISTANT
No rabbits. No tricks. No problem!
written & performed by Mélissa Smith
It's showtime! But The Great Magician is no where to be found! Enter, “The Magician’s Assistant,” who blunders onstage and has to entertain the crowd, without knowing how to perform any magic tricks. This adult friendly physical comedy for kids 3-10 is about the transformative power of believing in yourself and asking for help. Creator, performer, and clown Mélissa Smith switches characters with expert comedic flare, finding a delicate balance between chaos and control, vulnerability and confidence. “The Magician's Assistant” encourages empathy, laughter, and eating your veggies!
Photos by Nicki Ishmael
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