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The Magic Parlour

Palmer House Hilton, 17 East Monroe Street, Chicago, IL 60603
+1 773-769-3832
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The Magic Parlour Magic and Mind Reading Show in Chicago
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The Magic Parlour Magic and Mind Reading Show in Chicago
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The Magic Parlour is an intimate evening of classic magic and mind-reading performance with 3rd generation magician Dennis Watkins, presented weekly by The House Theatre of Chicago in the historic Palmer House Hilton Hotel.
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“palmer house” (24 reviews)
“mind reading” (10 reviews)
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Palmer House Hilton, 17 East Monroe Street, Chicago, IL 60603
Downtown / The Loop
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"magic show"
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"palmer house"
in 24 reviews
"mind reading"
in 10 reviews
"card tricks"
in 9 reviews
"great magician"
in 8 reviews
"slight of hand"
in 8 reviews
"small audience"
in 4 reviews
"audience members"
in 5 reviews
"highly recommend this show to anyone"
in 3 reviews
"amazing feats"
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"love magic"
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"intimate environment"
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"mind boggling"
in 4 reviews
"entire show"
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"spend an evening"
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"all ages"
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"small group"
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Reviewed yesterday

It was the 1st time for me and my friend to watch this magic show in Chicago. The location is very easy to find and convenient. Every audience will be able to be engaged in the show as you will be very close to The...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This show is incredible - mentalist and magician - good combination and a fun show! I recommend seeing this show!!

Thank Jay C
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great magic and humour. Dennis is a truly talented entertainer. Small, intimate setting that offers plenty of room for all. Thoroughly entertained and I fully recommend seeing this show if can. 10/10

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Reviewed 2 days ago

I thought I was not that interested in magic, but I have never seen a show like this before. I went with a friend and we were knocked out! This show is fantastic! Everyone in the room was mesmerized by Dennis Watkins and his performance....More

Thank PatriciaM44
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were looking for something to do, that we had never done before (which isn't easy, considering we're both in our 60's). We were enchanted, blown away, and thoroughly entertained from the moment we entered the room. We are still talking about it 2 weeks...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

The show was spectacular. Just amazing to watch him in action so close up. I actually was selected to put my hand in his pocket for one of the tricks. HIGHLY recommend this show to anyone who likes Magic or who just likes to be...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I went with my mom and cousin to this show and we absolutely loved it. Dennis was very entertaining and his tricks left us with our mouths open. I liked that since it was a rather small group, Dennis was able to engage almost everyone...More

Thank nanadume
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was the second time that we have seen Dennis perform. It was a great experience and the hour and a half went by extremely fast. He is a great Entertainer and I would recommend anyone to go see him on a visit to Chicago....More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Amazing evening with an amazing magician/performer! Amazing sleight of hands! Dennis Watkins kept everyone completely engaged. Loved the audience participation. Would definitely recommend this show. Will definitely take guests visiting Chicago for this show if it happens to be in town.

Thank Mumtazhusain
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Dennis is very personable and he is a great entertainer. Guaranteed to make you laugh and spend the rest of the night wondering "how did he do that???" An excellent show!

Thank Jim H
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Kanella R
5 July 2018|
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Response from Chelsea K | Property representative |
Absolutely! If you have the chance, give our box office your guests' names in advance and we'll know to expect them. 773-769-3832
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Stephanie K
26 May 2018|
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Response from Chelsea K | Property representative |
Hi Stephanie K! We encourage dressy attire for the show in this beautiful hotel. We know not everyone packs dressy clothes for a vacation, so we don't turn folks away for being on the casual side and making last-minute... More
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shinybutter
4 January 2018|
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Response from RusPat_704 | Reviewed this property |
Try calling them and put yourself on the waitlist
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