696: FISM Quebec 2022 – Day One Report — The Magic Word

Time stamps for this episode:

00:00:16 – Scott Wells is at the airport awaiting his “magic carpet” to wing him to Quebec

00:03:06 – Alexandria Duvivier is one of the performers/lecturers at this event and is the first person we met. Lisa Menna is also there with us and chats a bit about her appearance at FISM Quebec.

00:05:44 – At the S.A.M. black tie banquet, we chat with the incoming President Elect John Sturk

00:14:50 – Gay Blackstone talks about her and Harry Blackstone, Jr. performances at previous FISMs

00:18:30 – Editor of the Magic Circular, Will Houstoun talks about his upcoming talk on Professor Hoffman later tonight.

00:21:10 – Before the evening opening gala, Mike Caveney talks about his recent episode #700 then Ice McDonald talks about attending this convention. From South Africa, Craig Mitchell talks about his job for Genii reporting on all of the competition for the magazine.

00:27:47 – From Scotland, Peter McLanachan talks about the reasons that he attends FISM

00:33:37 – Dal Sanders is a delegate representing the S.A.M. and talks about the opening gala show.

00:39:27 – From Spain, Luis DeMatos will be presenting his “in Conversation With…” during this FISM and talks about how he prepares for the conversations.

00:47:40 – David “Silly Billy” Kaye talks about life after COVID work and how his work has picked up and has returned to pre-COVID level of activity.