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Gareth Ward - The Mind Magic of Magus Noir


Sat 12 May 2018, 2:00pm–3:00pm

Where: Royal Hotel, 22 Revans Street, Featherston, Wairarapa

Restrictions: All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Admission: Free

Listed by: BooktownNZ

Gareth Ward presents an interactive presentation of magic, mentalism and hypnotism as used by Magus Noir, the sinister magician in his award-winning novel The Traitor and the Thief.

Gareth will demonstrate how many of the magic effects in the story are firmly based in reality.

A rip-roaring young adult Steampunk adventure, The Traitor and the Thief won the 2016 Storylines Tessa Duder Award.

Entry: Koha

This is an event involved in the Featherston Booktown Festival on Friday 11th, Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th May celebrating everything to do with books, writers and reading.

The three-day programme includes writing workshops; poetry readings; talks by leading authors and illustrators; and a book fair including stalls with rare and second hand books. There are also events specifically for children while this year’s festival has a special emphasis on poetry and young adult fiction.

Take a look at our website for the full programme of events.