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Opera-Singing Magician Amazes Crowd At Senior Center

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The self-proclaimed “World’s Only Opera-Singing Magician” Patrick Bell visited the Newtown Senior Center on the afternoon of August 13.

Mr Bell is currently traveling across the country on his debut national tour and performing his show “Opera Kadabra” for seniors.

He started out as a magician after having one attend his fifth birthday party, and he became a professional magician at just 13 years of age. While off at college, he received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Voice and sang for the Los Angeles Opera for five seasons.

Today, he blends his two passions — magic and music — to create a one-of-a-kind show. (read more…)

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Patrick Bell On CU@USC (TrojanVision) With Lauren Day

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Illusionist introduces the magic of opera in Burbank

The audience in the auditorium on the second floor of Burbank’s Central Library on Thursday evening suggested incantations.

An 8-year-old in front named Lauren, seated on the blue alphabet rug, suggested “abracadabra.” “Hocus-pocus,” proffered another grade-schooler. A woman toward the back proposed “presto.”

None was quite right, said Patrick Bell, billed as the world’s only opera-singing magician, but Lauren’s was close. Instead, the deft baritone would cast his spell using the phrase “opera-kadabra,” also the title of his show. (Read more…)

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Town & Country Day Camp

Patrick Bell, the Opera singing magician entertains our campers! So much fun!! (See more…)

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Opera-Kadabra on KFI AM 640 Bill Handel Show!

I did some show tunes for a party at Bill Handel’s house over the weekend and he did a plug for me on his morning show!